If you are injured as a result of a commercial property owner’s failure to maintain a business’s premises, it can leave you in a serious bind. The healing process can be lengthy, and your medical costs and lost earnings can add up quickly. Fortunately, you are not alone, and one of the best premises liability attorneys in Chicago can help.
When you head into a restaurant, shop, store, medical facility, or any other commercial enterprise, the property owner or manager owes you – as an invited guest – a duty of care. This duty amounts to maintaining the premises in the reasonably safe condition necessary to allow for the safe passage of guests like you (or to adequately warn you of the danger in question). Reasonable here refers to the level of care that other property owners and managers extend in similar circumstances. If the property owner fails to meet this responsibility and an accident ensues, he or she could face a premises liability claim.
In order for your premises liability claim to proceed successfully, the following elements must be present:
The damages (your losses) associated with a premises liability claim can be immense, including:
Addressing your complete damages is the best way to help ensure your most complete recovery.
The dangerous conditions that can lead to premises liability claims are quite varied, but some common causes include:
If you’ve been injured as a result of a property owner or manager’s negligence, the premises liability attorneys at The Horwitz Law Group in Chicago are committed to skillfully advocating for the compensation to which you are entitled. Your case is important, so please don’t hesitate to contact us and schedule a free initial consultation today.
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