Personal Injury Attorneys Helping Victims of Hazardous Locations
We all live with an assumption of safety in our day-to-day life. Walking down a sidewalk, entering a home, or even taking the stairs in our apartment building should be simple and uneventful. However, when an owner or landlord fails to keep their premises free from hazards or dangerous conditions, individuals can suffer serious harm.
At Sullivan & Brill, LLP, we have dedicated our practice to assisting individuals hurt by negligence, carelessness, or disregard. If you or a loved one has sustained injuries due to a perilous location, our experienced New York City personal injury lawyers can help. Property owners and their caretakers have a legal responsibility to keep their buildings and surrounding areas safe and reasonably protected. Our premises liability attorneys can present the vigorous and highly skilled representation you need and deserve.
Safe and Sound Premises
Owners and managers have a duty to maintain the safety of their property. Any location can be subject to a liability claim if there premises are not reasonably sound.
Preventable accidents can occur on commercial, private, or public properties for numerous reasons, including:
- Improper maintenance
- Substandard construction
- Faulty design
- Excessive clutter
- Landlord negligence
- Lack of security
- Failure to warn of foreseeable hazards
Type of Premises Liability Injuries
Injuries sustained from a dangerous location can vary greatly. Victims may suffer broken bones, head trauma, significant spinal injuries, or worse. Additionally, premises liability cases can include criminal actions that might have been deterred if the location had reasonable security measures in place.
For more than a decade, our team at Sullivan & Brill, LLP has been tenaciously and successfully advocating for victims of numerous types of perilous property accidents, including:
- Slip and fall accidents
- Stairway accidents
- Elevator accidents
- Rapes or assaults due to inadequate security
- Lead poisoning
- Swimming pool accidents
- Burns from defective hot water heaters
Free Evaluations for Personal Injury Claims
Our accomplished New York City personal injury attorneys have garnered numerous favorable verdicts for our premises liability clients, including a recent $600,000 settlement for a slip-and-fall victim. At your consultation, we can assess the facts of your case and detail your available legal options to pursue the maximum compensation possible for your injuries.
At Sullivan & Brill, LLP, we do not charge any attorney fees unless we reach a settlement. Our dedicated team represents clients throughout the New York metropolitan area, including Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Staten Island, and Manhattan, as well as Nassau County, Suffolk County, and Westchester County. We also have an office in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
If you or a loved one has suffered a significant injury due to the negligence or carelessness of a property owner, contact us today to request a free case evaluation.