What Is Premises Liability?

What Is Premises Liability?

Understand premises liability law in Manhattan or Astoria, NY

Business and property owners have a legal responsibility to make sure their properties are safe for visitors. This includes keeping walkways free of obstructions and hazards, such as ice. If a property owner fails to maintain a reasonable standard of safety, premises liability laws in the Manhattan and Astoria, NY areas come into play.

A premises liability attorney from the Law Offices of Jessica A. Almeida will show that the property owner caused, knew about or failed to correct the unsafe situation that led to your accident. Call 718-475-6338 now to schedule a consultation.

How premises liability law applies to you

Does your case fall under slip-and-fall law in Manhattan or Astoria, New York? Contact us if you've experienced an accident resulting from...

  • Snow and ice
  • Unrestrained animals
  • Fire-prone environments
  • Inadequate building security
  • Unmaintained elevators and escalators
  • Cracked or broken walkways
  • Damaged sidewalks around the property

While slip-and-fall law tends to favor the property owner, a personal injury attorney from Law Offices of Jessica A. Almeida will fight aggressively to get the best possible outcome in your case.