Category Archives: Premises Liability
What Are My Rights If I Got Food Poisoning At A California Restaurant?
The idea of food poisoning can make anyone squeamish, and you might be surprised to learn how frequently people get sick because of contaminants. Though reporting affects presenting accurate data, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that around 48 million people get sick from foodborne illnesses every year. Many will… Read More »
HOAs Liability For Accidents On Property: Overview Of California Law
In California, much like the rest of the US, there are generally two views on living in a homeowners’ association (HOA): Either you appreciate the security, convenience, and amenities, or you find the environment to be too restrictive and “cookie cutter.” Regardless of your personal opinion, the community lifestyle is extremely popular in California…. Read More »
Should I Accept Free Stuff After Being Injured At A California Business?
Business and property owners are required to keep their premises in reasonably safe condition under California premises liability laws, but some breach this important legal duty. The lack of ordinary care leads to serious injury-causing accidents, including slip and falls, trips, being hurt by falling objects, and related incidents. Fortunately, the laws that describe… Read More »
How Building Code Violations Support A California Premises Liability Accident Claim
If you were hurt in an accident due to dangerous conditions on property, you may qualify to recover compensation for your losses through the legal concept of premises liability in California. These cases are based upon negligence, which means you need to prove that the incident was a direct result of the property owner’s… Read More »
Who Can I Pursue for Damages After a Slip and Fall Accident in California?
If you were hurt in a slip and fall at a business or other property in California, your attention will probably first turn to the physical pain from your injuries. Broken bones, head trauma, spinal cord injuries, and related harm can be agonizing. However, you will soon begin to realize the full extent of… Read More »