Miami Premises Liability Attorneys
Every business owner has an obligation to provide a safe environment – or premises – for its customers. Whether it is a department store, a hotel, or an amusement park, there are laws and regulations that businesses must follow to ensure safety. Yet some companies choose to ignore safety standards, either to save money or out of pure negligence. When you or a loved one are hurt due to this negligence, you deserve compensation for your injuries. You need a skilled premises liability attorney to help you go after the responsible party.
At Kaire & Heffernan, LLC, we have helped numerous clients pursue successful premises liability cases against businesses that were negligent. Let us help you get the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
Common Premises Liability Cases
Businesses like parking garages and apartment complexes have an obligation to provide a secure premises to customers and residents. Unfortunately, not all do what they are supposed to do, putting customers at increased risk of criminal activities.
“Slip and Fall” or “Trip and Fall” Accidents
A slip or a trip can be surprisingly damaging in certain circumstances. Plenty of people have been permanently injured or even killed by losing their footing on surfaces they thought were safe. Businesses like restaurants and grocery stores should provide safe walkways at all times, yet many fail to.
Landlords have a legal obligation to protect their tenants from a range of potential hazards, including dog bites. A vicious dog can do real damage to a human victim, even to the point of causing fatalities. Certain dog breeds are often excluded by leases, but some landlords do not enforce their own rules. When you or a loved one are bit due to this kind of negligence, you have the right to pursue compensation.
Florida has a number of world-renowned amusement parks. These amusement parks have a legal obligation to provide a safe environment. Unfortunately, companies sometimes try to cut corners – a dangerous approach in an this kind of environment. Although you agree to a certain amount of risk when you attend such parks, this does not mean the parks can be negligent in their care for attendees. Similar laws apply to Florida State and National Parks.
Seeking Financial Compensation and Settlements
If you or a loved one is hurt or killed due to a property owner’s negligence, you may be able to obtain compensation for your injuries. You need an experienced Miami attorney that understands how to pursue a successful premises liability case. Sometimes property owners and/or their insurers will choose to settle with victims to avoid costly legal battles. Other times you may have to force the issue, and your attorneys will need to prove your case in court.
Please contact us now for a free consultation. Whether you obtain a settlement or need to pursue a long-term legal case, our firm will be there by your side the entire time. We will do all we can to get you the compensation you deserve.