Have you been injured due to someone else’s carelessness or negligence? If so, you may be entitled to compensation. At The Justice Brothers, we work with clients who have been injured in all sorts of personal injury accidents.
Property owners in California are required by law to maintain their properties safely for those lawfully visiting or entering. If a property owner does not maintain their property and you are injured, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries and related losses.
Compensation for a premises liability lawsuit can include the following:
Whether public or private property, property owners must resolve hazards or defects that cause dangerous conditions. For a successful Premises Liability lawsuit, the following must be able to be proven:
Trip & Fall and Slip & Fall accidents are among the most common accidents reported in personal injury claims. Although similar, Trip & Fall and Slip & Falls occur due to different circumstances.
Trip & Fall accidents commonly occur when a victim trips over an object on the floor and cannot recover or break their fall. Examples of Trip & Falls include:
Slip & Fall accidents commonly occur when a victim falls because they have stepped on a slippery surface. Examples of slippery surfaces include:
Wrongful death is when someone is killed because of another person or entity's negligence or misconduct. Although not unheard of to be subject to criminal liability and prosecution related to the death, a wrongful death lawsuit is a civil action. It is separate from criminal charges and prosecution.
There are many types of wrongful death claims; at The Justice Brothers, we handle the following:
In California, dog bite laws impose strict liability on pet owners. Strict liability means that the owner of an offending dog can face liability in a civil lawsuit for the victim's injuries, even if the animal has never been considered dangerous before.
California has laws that make canine owners liable for injuries to others as long as:
Not every dog bite incident can trigger a civil lawsuit, especially if the following occurred before the attack:
The Personal Injury Claim Process
If your accident and injuries result from someone else’s negligence, you may pursue compensation through a personal injury claim. To recover compensation, you must be able to prove:
Proving these elements is best done with the help of a skilled attorney who can gather evidence, review medical records, interview witnesses, and work with expert witnesses.
If you prove your claims, you may be eligible to obtain compensation for the following:
Contact The Justice Brothers if you have been injured due to unsafe or poorly maintained property, an unsafe workplace, or a public or private property hazard.