Property owners have the possible legal responsibility to compensate you when you are injured from a known or hidden danger. The resulting claim is known as a premises liability claim that is commonly referred to as a slip-and-fall accident.
If you’ve suffered an injury because of a current dangerous condition on someone’s property, the Indianapolis slip-and-fall injury attorneys at Poynter & Bucheri can help. Our team of skilled attorneys is dedicated to helping you attain the compensation you deserve after an injury caused from a dangerous condition on someone’s premises.
WHAT IS PREMISES LIABILITY?
Premises liability is the area of personal injury law that is associated with injuries suffered from a hazard on someone’s property. In general, a property owner or operator is possibly liable for injuries caused by a fault in the property that the owner knew about and either failed to correct or failed to warn you about.
WHO CAN BRING A PREMISES LIABILITY CLAIM IN INDIANA?
Under Indiana law, you can pursue a premises liability lawsuit depending on your status as a guest to the property. It is the duty of the owner or resident to owe you based on that status.
As a visitor, you may fall within one of three categories:
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