These types of cases are called premises liability claims, and may occur on commercial, government or residential property. Common types of property injury claims in Wichita include:
These are complex claims and should always be handled by an experienced property injury lawyer in Wichita. Victims are best served by reaching out to an experienced law firm as soon as possible after an injury accident occurs. Early investigation into all of the facts and circumstances of an accident can be critical in these types of claims as property owners and other responsible parties are often quick to correct dangerous conditions after an injury occurs.
Property owners, managers and tenants all have a duty to keep a property in reasonably safe condition. However, under Kansas law, a victim’s rights and a property owner’s responsibilities are determined by a victim’s status on a property.
The elements of a property injury claim are the same as those for other types of personal injury claims under Kansas law:
In addition to proving causation and liability, your Wichita premise liability lawyer must also determine the full extent of your damages. This includes both economic damages, such as lost wages and medical bills, as well as non-economic damages like pain and suffering. Only with a claim built to prove both fault and damages, can your chosen attorney expect to prevail in the negotiating room, or the courtroom.
The veteran Wichita premises liability lawyers at Riedmiller, Andersen and Scott LLC represent injury victims and their families in Wichita, Kansas and the surrounding areas, including Valley Center, Park City, Kechi, Bel Aire, Eastbourough, Andover, Derby, Newton, El Dorado, Arkansas City, Winfield, Haysville, Goddard and Maize. For a confidential consultation to discuss your rights call 316-648-1369.