Every year in Mississippi, people are injured hurt on private and public properties, suffering serious injuries that require expensive medical procedures and rehabilitation. The law requires property owners to keep their premises reasonably safe for people who are on the property lawfully. In some cases, this duty extends to inspecting the property in order to discover dangerous conditions.
If you have been injured on someone’s property, it is important to understand your rights. Call 601.301.2476 or toll free 800.656.8173 for a free initial consultation with a Jackson premise liability attorney. We are centrally located in metropolitan Jackson to serve your legal needs statewide
Mississippi Slip-and-Fall Attorney
At Stevens & Ward, we represent injury victims who have been injured due to unsafe premises. We work closely with our clients, taking the time to understand their unique needs as we aggressively pursue the full compensation they are entitled to for damages, such as medical expenses, pain and suffering, and lost wages.
Our attorneys and staff have experience pursuing premises liability claims against private individuals and businesses, including claims involving:
- Slip-and-fall accidents
- Negligent security
- Unsafe stairs
- Snow and ice
- Building defects
- Structural collapses
Depending on the type of property and other factors, owner and tenant responsibility can vary in these cases. In general, a property owner will be held liable for damages when he or she failed to take reasonable steps to provide for the safety of his or her legal guests. As experienced personal injury lawyers, you can rely on us to interpret how the law applies to your case and seek out all means of obtaining financial compensation.
To learn more about how our law firm can help you, contact us today for a free initial consultation.