MARIETTA PREMISES LIABILITY LAWYER
Assaults and attacks are criminal offenses with harsh penalties. Additionally, there may be a premises liability issue if another’s negligence allows a person to be attacked or assaulted on a particular property. A property owner or manager has a duty of care to visitors on a property – free from potential harm or injury. Experiencing an assault or attack can be a very emotionally and physically damaging experience. Injured victims of assaults and attacks may be eligible for monetary compensation for their injuries.
Any person who has suffered injuries from assaults and attacks should contact a Marietta personal injury attorney who can help with the legal aspects involved. Our lawyers at Blevins and Hong, P.C. are knowledgeable in the laws that cover assaults and attacks and help many clients with receiving monetary compensation for their injuries. A failure to provide adequate security in locations such as parking garages and office buildings can invite criminal activity. Inadequate lighting can also fail to deter criminals. Domestic violence situations can also result in assaults and attacks on individuals. Often assaults and attacks result in injuries such as:
- soft tissue damage
- broken bones
- traumatic brain injury
- damage to internal organs
- knife wounds
- gunshot wounds.
CONTACT A PREMISES LIABILITY ATTORNEY IF YOU WERE INJURED!
The injuries can require expensive prolonged hospitalization and long-term rehabilitation. An injured victim may be unable to work and thus experience stress and financial hardship from a loss of income. A negligent and responsible party may be liable to the injured victim and depending on the circumstances of the assault and attack and the severity of the injury, a victim may sue for damages such as loss of wages, medical costs, pain and suffering and loss of consortium. Before you settle an insurance claim for assault or attack injuries, you should consult with an attorney regarding your eligibility for additional avenues to recover damages in the form of monetary compensation. Our skilled and experienced lawyers would like to review and evaluate your injury matter involving assaults and attacks, so contact a premises liability attorney today!