Brockton MA Owner Negligence, Premises Liability Personal Injury Lawyer
Property owners and businesses have a legal responsibility to keep their property in a safe condition for all visitors. As a result, property owners are required to maintain adequate lighting in areas where visitors are expected to walk. Walkways, staircases and parking garages are all areas were guests are expected to walk and places where property owners must have adequate lighting. If businesses of property owners fail to maintain these areas with sufficient lighting then guests can get hurt.
Whether it’s from a dead light bulb or faulty wiring, poor and inadequate lighting is a problem for the business or property owner to fix. Guests can sustain many types of personal injuries because of poor or inadequate lighting.
- Negligent Security: Dimly lit areas attract criminal activity. It is the property owner’s responsibility to take steps to deter or prevent criminal activity from occurring on the property. Often times areas with poor or insufficient lighting are locations where criminals choose to engage in violent crimes and robberies
- Slip and Fall Accidents and Injuries: Broken or worn steps, uneven pavement, snow and ice, broken hand railings and other unsafe or hazardous conditions can be hidden in dimly lit or dark areas.
The city or towns building code outlines what type of lighting is required for particular buildings and particular areas. Our Massachusetts premises liability lawyers know what duties a property owner owes a guest visiting the property. If you have been injured on a business owners property in a slip and fall or violent crime like an assault and battery or robbery then call our Personal Injury Attorneys today. We will meet with you and determine whether or not the building or business owner maintained his or her property in compliance with the building codes.
Our Brockton Attorneys Hold Negligent Property Owners Accountable
Gerald J. Noonan is an experienced Property Owner Negligence and Premises Liability attorney with more than 30 years of legal and trial experience. Over the course of these three decades attorney Noonan has helped countless accident victims receive the financial compensation they deserve — successfully battling insurance companies for years. Insurance companies know it is our job to make sure property holders are held accountable for their negligence and when you hire an attorney with a solid reputation, insurance companies know they need to take you seriously.
Our knowledgeable and experienced Greater Boston Injury lawyers at The Law Offices of Gerald J. Noonan are available to assist clients in premises liability accident claims who were injured in a trip, slip, or fall on private property anywhere in Brockton, MA.
No matter where you are located, we are just a phone call away. Call the Boston Injury Lawyer now to schedule a free no-obligation case review and consultation at (508) 588-0422 and you will have taken your first step to find out how best to pursue civil justice. You can also click here to use our Free Case Evaluation Form.