Filing a Premises Liability Claim in Naples

Legal Help from a Skilled and Knowledgeable Premises Liability Attorney

Property owners are responsible for maintaining their premises in a safe condition and warning visitors of any hazardous conditions. If they fail to do so, they can be liable for any injuries. If you've been hurt on someone else's property, it's important to know your rights. You can file a personal injury claim against the negligent property owner to pursue compensation. However, although you can take action to hold the other person accountable, proving your case can be difficult, especially if you are unfamiliar with the processes involved. A Naples premises liability attorney can assist in preserving evidence and building and presenting your arguments inside and outside the courtroom.

At Pittman Law Firm, P.L., our team protects the rights of and seeks justice for people injured because of another person's negligence. We have extensive experience with personal injury matters and know what it takes to pursue fair compensation. Our premises liability lawyer in Naples has handled cases of varying levels of complexity and is skilled at developing innovative legal strategies. Providing personalized attention, we will work closely with you at every stage of your case, ensuring that you are up to date on its progress.

Speak with a Naples premises liability attorney during a free consultation by contacting us at (239) 603-6913 today.

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What Is a Premises Liability Case?

A premises liability case is a type of claim or civil lawsuit that may be filed when someone suffers an injury while on another person's property. The injured person may seek compensation from the property owner for their medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. 

To pursue a just outcome in a premises liability case, the injured person must prove that the property owner was negligent in maintaining the premises. Generally, negligence consists of the property owner being aware of a hazardous condition but failing to timely repair it. It may also involve the property owner failing to put up warning signs about possible dangers on the premises. If someone gets hurt, the property owner may be liable for damages.

When bringing a premises liability claim, you must prove that:

  • The person you are taking action against owned or had control of the property,
  • The individual owed you a duty of care,
  • The individual knew that a dangerous condition existed on the premises,
  • The individual did not take reasonable steps to fix or address the hazard,
  • You were injured because of the property owner’s negligence, and
  • You suffered damages, such as medical bills, lost wages, and pain/suffering, because of the accident.

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Property owners should be held responsible for damages resulting from their negligence. At Pittman Law Firm, P.L., we work hard toward pursuing just compensation for our clients. When we take on a case, we attend to the details to ensure that all facets of our clients’ lives that have been impacted are considered when determining financial recovery. 

We offer a no-obligation consultation to discuss your case. Contact our premises liability attorney in Naples by calling (239) 603-6913.

What Incidents Can Give Rise to a Premises Liability Claim?

Many situations can lead to a premises liability claim, as they can arise when a person is hurt on property owned or controlled by another individual. Again, the accident must have occurred because of the property owner's negligence. 

Below are a few examples of different types of premises liability cases:

  • Swimming pool accidents: These can occur for various reasons but often involve issues with the pool, deck, or surrounding area. For example, if the pool is not properly maintained or does not have adequate safety features, it can pose a danger to swimmers. Likewise, a slippery deck or nearby hazards can lead to accidents.
  • Slips and falls: These often occur with flooring or walkway issues, such as loose boards, raised carpets, broken staircases, or spilled liquid. In other cases, they may occur due to inadequate lighting.
  • Negligent security: These claims typically arise when someone is attacked or robbed on another person's property. For example, if a business does not have adequate security measures, such as security cameras or guards, this can create a dangerous situation for customers and employees. 
  • Animal attacks: These often occur when an animal is allowed to roam freely on another person's property and then attacks someone.

Whatever the cause of your accident, a Naples premises liability lawyer at our firm is ready to listen to your side of the story and determine how to move forward.

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