New York Premises Liability Attorneys
Premises liability accidents are one of the most common ways that New Yorkers injure themselves each year. One of the most common types of premises liability cases is a slip and fall accident. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls account for over 8 million hospital emergency room visits, representing the leading cause of visits. Slip and falls account for over 1 million hospital visits.
Ever since 1971, the attorneys at the Law Offices of Kenneth A. Wilhelm have been fighting to get victims of premises liability accidents the monetary compensation they are deserve. Our experienced legal team has access to the necessary resources to determine whether the conditions at the premises where you were injured posed a foreseeable hazard and whether you have a viable case.
Examples of Premises Liability Cases
Property owners are legally obligated to keep their land and their buildings in a safe condition for anyone who is authorized to be on the premises. If a property owner fails to maintain a safe condition, innocent people can suffer serious injuries. The New York premises liability lawyers at the Law Offices of Kenneth A. Wilhelm are experienced at holding property owners accountable for their negligence.
Premises liability covers a variety of case types. Our legal team has vast experience with:
- Slip and fall cases and Trip and Fall Cases
- Staircase accidents
- Electricity and electrocution
- Defective sidewalks
- Insufficient security
- Many other accidents and incidents that occur on someone property
Premises liability cases are often caused by:
- Slick floors
- Loose or uneven carpeting
- Cracked sidewalks or parking lots
- Insufficient lighting
- Debris or other walkway obstructions
- Poor maintenance of the premises, etc.
- Slippery or dangerous stairways
- Raised nosing or defective handrails on stairways and ramps
If you were injured in a premises liability accident, you should immediately report the accident to the property owner or whoever is in charge. Our premises liability attorneys also advise clients to take pictures of the scene of accident before the property owner has an opportunity to fix whatever caused the accident. The more information and evidence we have, the greater your chance of success.
Types of Premises Liability Injuries
Premises liability accidents may not be as dramatic as motor vehicle accidents, but they can still result in devastating injuries. Some common premises liability injuries include:
At the Law Offices of Kenneth A. Wilhelm, our New York premises liability attorneys for over 45 years are dedicated to aggressively fighting to ensure that you recover the full compensation you are entitled to for the injuries you have suffered.
Contact an Experienced New York Premises Liability Attorney
We can even come to you and there is no attorneys fees unless we recover money for you.
If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, the experienced New York premises liability attorneys at the Law Offices of Kenneth A. Wilhelm can help you better understand your legal rights and options. Please contact us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800 WORK-4-YOU (1-800-967-5496). We can also help with personal injury cases in New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, or Florida.
If you have been seriously injured in any of the 50 U.S. states, please call us and we will try to help you with your case. Other phone numbers for us include: 1-800-RADIO-LAW, 1-888-WYPADEK, or 1-800-LAS-LEYES. Please visit us at www.Work4YouLaw.com. We can even come to you. Huge amounts of money have been offered to our clients.
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