The owners of all types of premises in Utah, both residential and business, have a legal obligation to ensure that those properties are kept free from any hazards or dangerous conditions, which may lead to customers or other visitors sustaining injuries. The list of premises this applies to is endless, but the most common sources of premises liability lawsuits includes stores, parking lots, sports facilities, event arenas, places of work, and public walkways. Stairways can also pose a significant risk to visitors, where they have not been properly maintained, or provided with an adequate hand rail.
At The Jardine Law Offices, we have years of experience in successfully recovering maximum compensation on behalf of victims of all manner of premises liability-related accidents. If you feel you may have a valid case, contact us today at 801-451-9555 to schedule your free case evaluation with an expert Bountiful premises liability attorney.
While we can tell you that accidents relating to various hazards and dangerous conditions in an array of premises happen regularly, statements like this tend not to hold much weight without statistics to back them up. Statistics are something we love to have to hand, and premises liability is no exception.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics, the following volumes of accidents were recorded across the United States in 2015 alone:
Some of the most frequent types of premises liability lawsuit include:
When you choose to hire a Bountiful premises liability attorney from The Jardine Law Offices to handle your case, we will immediately set to work gathering all required evidence, including: