Montecito Premises Liability Attorneys
Property owners must take precautions to prevent accidents from occurring. Injuries caused by unsafe conditions may lead to serious injuries that require medical treatment. If you were harmed due to someone’s careless behavior, you have the right to seek compensation to cover the cost of your medical bills and other expenses, such as time missed from work.
People in Montecito enjoy a vigorous lifestyle that includes activities like bicycling, walking along Butterfly Beach, and visiting the botanic gardens at Ganna Walska Lotusland. You have the right to pursue these pastimes without suffering a needless injury.
The experienced Montecito personal injury attorneys at NordstrandBlack PC have been helping people for over 30 years. We’ve won millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for our clients. Our attorneys will file a claim or a lawsuit to help you get the resources you need to rebuild your life after a serious accident.
NordstrandBlack PC has been recognized for providing our clients with superior service. We have a perfect 10.0 rating from Avvo, a Premium rating from Lawyer.com, and an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, which denotes the highest level of professional excellence and ethical standards.
Give us a call at (805) 962-2022 to learn more today.
Premises liability is when you suffer an accident that occurs due to unsafe conditions on someone else’s property. Everyone has a duty of care to avoid behavior that could cause reasonably foreseeable harm to others. Business and property owners may be held liable for your injuries if they knew or should have known about unsafe conditions on their property and they failed to eliminate the hazard.
Examples of property owner negligence that causes premises liability injuries include:
- Supermarkets that fail to post warning signs when there is a slippery floor
- Swimming pool owners who don’t install a fence and self-latching and self-closing gates
- People who fail to follow local leash laws, allowing their dog to bite a neighbor
- Landlords who refuse to fix loose handrails and broken stairs
- Parking garage owners who fail to provide sufficient security and lighting
- Property owners who neglect to install smoke detectors or carbon monoxide detectors and make sure the batteries are working
- Shopping malls that don’t regularly service escalators and elevators
If somebody harmed you, they should have to pay for it. To build a strong premises liability case, our investigators at NordstrandBlack PC will interview witnesses, review the accident report, and find evidence to support your claim.
We will scour the accident scene, collecting surveillance camera video footage, accident scene photos, and other evidence. We call upon expert witnesses and use accident scene reconstructions to show a jury how your accident could have been avoided.
When our investigation is complete, our attorneys will file a claim or a lawsuit against anyone whose negligent behavior contributed to your injuries, such as:
- Business owners
- Property managers
- Government officials
- Employees and managers
Premises liability accidents often lead to severe injuries. Slip-and-falls, dog bites, drowning, electrocution, stairway falls, and other preventable accidents could require extensive medical treatment. You will have to recover from your injuries before returning to work. A catastrophic premises liability accident may prevent you from ever resuming your normal day-to-day activities.
A premises liability personal injury claim may include the following types of damages:
- Ambulance transport
- Emergency room care
- Lost wages
- Medical devices
- Current and future medical bills
- Pain and suffering
- Occupational therapy
- Wheelchair ramps for your home
- Wrongful death
Your personal injury lawyer will help make sure you are receiving the proper medical treatment. At NordstrandBlack PC, we’ve helped people who were suffering from several types of injuries caused by premises liability, including:
- Bone fractures
- Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
- Neck and back injuries
- Severe burns
- Nerve damage
- Electric shock
- Internal organ injuries
- Loss of limb
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
At NordstrandBlack PC, you won’t owe us anything unless we win your case. We’ve dedicated our legal practice to helping people who have been injured due to the careless actions of others.
Call (805) 962-2022 to schedule a FREE consultation today. Our Montecito premises liability lawyers are ready to discuss your options and see how we can help.
At NordstrandBlack PC, we never stop fighting for our clients.