To access many of Las Vegas’ luxury hotels, casinos, malls, and entertainment venues, patrons must first use a parking garage. These parking structures aren’t exactly known for their architectural excellence and are often cramped, dimly-lit, and hard to navigate. Unfortunately, these less-than-ideal conditions can be hazardous to pedestrians, resulting in severe injuries or worse.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a parking garage, you may be entitled to compensation from a negligent property owner for physical injuries, emotional suffering, or financial losses. To discuss your options, contact one of our premises liability attorneys today for a free case consultation!
It’s not uncommon for parking garage owners to ignore safety issues and hazards that put their patrons at risk. In particular, property owners may avoid remediating cracked or uneven pavement that may cause pedestrians to trip and fall. Not to mention, the pavement in parking garages can easily become slippery, and attendants may not place proper warning signage near wet areas. In cases like these, contact our slip and fall lawyers immediately. Other common causes of injuries within parking garages include:
Property owners are legally responsible for upholding adequate levels of safety and security on their site’s premises. In a premises liability case, there are a few things plaintiffs must prove to establish their claim:
Proving these things can be a lot for a victim to tackle by themselves. Luckily, our expert civil litigation lawyers can help injured parties determine who the current property owner is, establish liability, prove negligence, and obtain maximum compensation for any physical, emotional, or financial damages.
If a property owner’s negligence resulted in injury to you or a loved one, there are numerous subsequent health-related costs and damages you may be eligible to seek as compensation. Compensable damages victims can seek include:
Upon hearing about an on-site accident, property owners or managers may attempt to cover up the site’s hazards before victims can lay claim for their injuries. For this reason, it is paramount that victims build their premises liability cases as soon as possible. Following an injury in a parking garage victims should:
As one of the most popular tourist sites in the world, Las Vegas companies and corporations can afford to keep teams of lawyers on their payroll. Unfortunately, these teams can be effective at minimizing compensation sought by claimants, if not dismiss them entirely. Luckily, this isn’t a battle you have to fight alone. Our highly-qualified premises liability attorneys know the industry well and help build cases that will earn clients their commensurate compensation.
Contact the law offices of Pursiano Barry Bruce Demetriades Simon LLP today to begin building your case!