Premises Liability and Risk Management
Premises-liability" law covers any type of claim that results from an allegedly "unreasonably dangerous condition" on the property. While commercial facilities such as grocery and retail stores, restaurants and malls are the most common targets due to the large volume of customers that enter their stores, all business owners who have a physical business location are at risk. But so are home owners and landlords, when guests or renters get injured because of some property condition.
Premises-liability claims typically are made by customers, employees, guests or tenants who sustain personal injuries as a result of a:
Slip, Trip and Fall Event