Negligent Security Injuries
Savannah Premises Liability Attorneys
Every business owner must take reasonable steps to provide adequate security
in and around their property, especially when there is reason to believe
that a dangerous individual might be attracted to the location. If they
are negligent in how their security measures are enacted, or if they take
none at all, the property controller could be found partially liable for
damages caused by assault or robbery on the
If you have been harmed by an assailant and you believe proper security
could have stopped the attack, you may be able to receive compensation
through a lawsuit against the proprietor. Call
912.335.4977 to connect with Karsman, McKenzie & Hart today. You can tell our Savannah
personal injury lawyers what happened during a
confidential consultation that comes at no cost to you.
Three reasons you can trust us with your case are:
- We have years of collective legal and trial experience.
Our past clients have given us
- We have won millions of dollars through verdicts and settlements.
Places Where Security is Necessary
In today’s day and age, you can make the argument that security staff,
cameras, and measures need to be taken just about everywhere. Negligent
security cases are stronger, though, when they involve the lack of security
at a location that clearly requires it.
Buildings or areas that should be watched closely by security include:
Hospitals or nursing homes
Certain living complexes
Security can be enhanced by something as simple as installing cameras at
key locations, adding lighting to dark alleys, or locking fire escapes
from the outside. For apartment complexes or housing tracks, it may be
necessary to install a gate that only verified residents can open with
an access code. The point being that a quick review of a piece of property
can easily reveal points where security must be improved. When a proprietor
fails to take any action, or conduct a security review at all, they have
been negligent in their duty towards the people who live, frequent, or
visit the location.
Your Chance at Receiving Compensation Starts Today
Heinous individuals who commit assaults and robberies can be difficult
to identify or locate, even with police investigators on the case. Victims
of such crimes may never have the chance to sue the offender for their
wrongdoing and the physical or financial damage they have caused. Negligent
security lawsuits allow a victim to seek compensation after it seemed
like they would not be given that chance.
Contact our Savannah personal injury attorneys today by calling 912.289.0166 and