FAQ: What constitutes “hazardous conditions”?

Jun292020

A hazardous condition can be anything potentially dangerous or harmful to an individual. This could constitute any number of things including slippery floors, uneven floors, torn carpets, etc. Most property owners have a duty to keep the premises reasonably safe […]

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June 29, 2020 - Comments Off on FAQ: What constitutes “hazardous conditions”? - FAQ, Premises Liability

FAQ: How long does a hazard need to be present for a property owner to be found liable for injuries caused by that hazard?

Jun222020

There is no set amount of time that a hazardous condition must be present before an injury occurs. It is more a question of reasonableness and notice of that hazard to the property owner. Was the incident reasonably foreseeable? Did […]

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June 22, 2020 - Comments Off on FAQ: How long does a hazard need to be present for a property owner to be found liable for injuries caused by that hazard? - FAQ, Premises Liability