The last thing anybody thinks about when they go onto another person’s property is that they will need assistance from a Dallas premises liability attorney. However, it is not uncommon for the careless or negligent actions of a property owner to cause an injury to somebody on their property. At Johnson, Zegen, Scott & Williams, PLLC, our team is here to help if you or somebody you care about is injured on someone else’s property. We will work to secure any compensation you are entitled to.
Premises liability law covers an umbrella of incidents that can cause injuries to a person. A premises liability case will arise when the negligent or careless actions of a property owner cause harm to another person. These incidents can happen in a variety of ways, and the Dallas premises liability lawyers at Johnson, Zegen, Scott & Williams, PLLC regularly help those injured due to the following:
When looking at the various ways that a person can be harmed due to the negligence of a property owner, we can see that a wide range of injuries can occur. This can include:
Each state is responsible for setting a time limit on how long a person has to file a lawsuit after being harmed due to the negligence of a property owner. In Texas, the statute of limitations for a premises liability case is two years from the date the injury occurs.
There are various elements that need to be proven in order for a premises liability claim to be successful. This includes showing that:
If you or a loved one has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of a property owner or operator, you may be entitled to significant compensation. At Johnson, Zegen, Scott & Williams, PLLC, we have vast experience helping clients secure compensation for these cases, including the following:
We will also work to secure punitive damages in cases of gross negligence or malicious actions on the part of the property owner. If you need a Dallas premises liability attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or by calling us at 214-295-2900.