New York Premises Liability

Property owners, property managers, store owners, and homeowners have an obligation to maintain their premises in a reasonable safe condition.  When accidents occur that could have been prevented through proper maintenance premises, those responsible should be held liable for their negligence.

To prove a premises liability case in New York, the plaintiff must show that the owner or property manager had actual or constructive notice of the defectiveconditions and failed to rectify it in a timely manner. An owner or property manager can also be held liable for causing or creating a defective condition.  Common premises liabilities claims in New York include the following:

  • slippery or wet floors
  • escalator and elevator accidents
  • broken stairs
  • missing handrails
  • uneven or cracked sidewalks
  • failure to clear snow or ice
  • dim lighting in a dark area
  • failure to warn of hazardous or dangerous conditions
  • failure to correct a hazardous or dangerous condition
  • slip, trip, and fall accidents caused by a property owners negligence

If your accident occured on State, City, Town or Village  property, prior written notice may be required in order to pursue your claim. Rich & Rich, P.C. is well versed in state and municipal law. We explore all possible strategies to recover the maximum amount of compensation you deserve.

New York premises liability lawyer

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) report that more than one million people can expect to be injured in a slip and fall accident each year. An experienced New York premises liability lawyer at Rich & Rich, P.C. will aggressively pursue your claim if you have been injured in a slip and fall or other premises liability accident.

New York premises liability law is complex and is best navigated with a skilled New York premises liability attorney from Rich & Rich, P.C. at your side. We thoroughly investigate your claim and preserve the evidence needed to present the strongest case possible. We advocate aggressively for the maximum amount of compensation to which you may be entitled.

Our accident attorneys fight for you

Rich & Rich, P.C. has a proven track record in New York slip, trip and fall accident cases. A premises liability attorney at our firm will fight to obtain the maximum amount of compensation possible for you. Let us prosecute your serious injury case with the passion and determination it deserves.

Don't wait. Contact Rich & Rich, P.C. today. We are conveniently located in Manhattan at 30 Vesey Street, New York, NY 10007. Call 646-736-3999.