Common types of cases

While slip and fall injuries are considered to be the most common type of Los Angeles premises liability accident but a Los Angeles slip and fall lawyer knows many types of injuries can qualify under the law, including those caused by fire hazards, structures that are below standards, chemical exposure, or even dog bites.

The following are just a few examples of verdicts and settlements from California premises liability cases:

  • A one million dollar settlement paid by the insurance of a landlord after  a mother and son suffered mild irreversible brain damage due to carbon monoxide exposure in their apartment.
  • A 95,000 dollar settlement after a victim sustained a fractured wrist during a slip and fall accident at a hotel.

A 7.4 million dollar verdict due to brain and orthopedic injuries sustained in an elevator accident caused by improper maintenance


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