Portland Premises Liability Attorney
Injured in a slip & fall, dog bite or food poisoning incident?
Premises liability cases are a complex area of the law that is not commonly
understood by the victims of these types of accidents. Simply, premises
liability means that a property owner holds a certain amount of responsibility
of their property when any other person enters the grounds. The property
owner, whether it is a public or private property, is expected to keep
the grounds up to safety standards so that he or she can prevent any and
all potential accidents.
Hazards include poor lighting, slippery or wet floors, uneven floors, broken
stair cases or handles, low-hanging decorations or broken doorways. While
any variety of dangerous environmental factors can lead to severe injuries such as
head & neck injury, and
spinal cord injuries, it is always important to retain the services of attorney Herron to find
out if you are eligible for
What is "reasonable care?"
When handling a premises liability case, such as food poisoning,
dog bite or a
slip & fall accident, several factors must be taken into consideration to determine
if a property owner provided a reasonable amount of care for their property
before having guests. There are many different factors that are all taken
into consideration when handling a complex premises liability case. The
circumstances in which the guest or guests entered the premises will be
considered, if trespassing is involved the nature of the claim will definitely change.
Insurance companies also look at the foreseeable dangers that were present
at the time of the accident. It will definitely make an impact if the
property owner showed initiative to repair, inspect or warn others of
the possible dangers or not. Lastly they will look at how long the damage
has been present and if the property owner had prior knowledge of the
Securing Your Right to Claim Compensation
Premises liability cases are among the most complex of all
personal injury cases. They range from escalator accidents to swimming pool
drowning accidents and even
wrongful death. For more information about filing your claim and to learn more about
your rights, call the office today. Your injuries deserve compensation,
and our legal team is here to help you obtain justice and maximize your claim!
Searching for an attorney for a premises liability case in Portland?
If you were injured on another person's property and they have failed
to warn you of the hazards on their property, you may be entitled to a
claim. By talking to the legal team at
Herron Law, LLC, you will learn your rights and options to file a claim. Filing a claim
can be quite complex – it will require the assistance of a premises
liability attorney to ensure that each portion is filled out correctly.
Call our Portland office today for a consultation of your case!