Blog - Premises Liability
Do I Have an Injury Claim for My Slip and Fall Accident?
Indiana’s premises liability laws cover a wide range of injuries caused by trips, falls, and slips. This type of personal injury claim is commonly referred to as “slip and fall accidents.” The injury claim is filed against the property owner because the owner allowed a dangerous property condition to exist and did nothing to warn … Continued
Injury Liability: What If You Slip and Fall on the Sidewalk?
A slip and fall accident can result in serious injuries that cause permanent disabilities. Head, neck and spinal cord injuries are common in slip and fall accidents as are fractures and broken bones. A fall can be a painful injury that disrupts your life and causes thousands of dollars in medical bills and lost wages. … Continued
How Home Owner’s Insurance Can Impact a Slip and Fall
Being injured on another person’s property is a frightening life event. In addition to the physical pain and discomfort, you must deal with because of your injuries, you also incur medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses related to the accident. Who pays for these expenses? Are you responsible for paying the costs or is … Continued
I Fell At My Apartment, Can I File a Lawsuit?
If you fell at your apartment complex, you may have sustained major injuries such as broken bones or a concussion. Even a minor injury can result in substantial medical bills and lost wages that create a financial hardship for you and your family. You may have considered contacting a Bloomington premises liability lawyer to determine … Continued
I Was Injured on Private Property, What Can I Do?
Dealing with an injury is frustrating, frightening, stressful, and physically painful. It is even more frustrating when the negligence of a property owner resulted in the injury. When you enter a store, hotel, parking garage, playground, doctor’s office, or even a friend’s home, you expect to be safe from harm. You do not expect to … Continued
I Slipped on Ice, Can I File a Personal Injury Suit?
When you visit a business during the winter, you have the right to travel in and out of the business with reasonable safety. However, because of the cold weather, ice can make walking treacherous. What liability does the property owner have if you slip on ice when you are on the owner’s property? Clearing Sidewalks, … Continued