Negligent Security Accidents

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Marietta Negligent Security Attorneys

A major part of premises liability is negligent security, or inadequate safety on property that causes injury to another. Georgia property owners are obligated to maintain a safe premise in order to protect citizens from dangerous situations. Both public, and to an extent, private property owners must maintain a safe environment for people that are legally on their property. Most public premises have safety codes and regulations that ensure citizens are not exposed to injury, harm or risk. If an injury is sustained or death caused as a result of inadequate security, property owners can be held liable for those injuries.

Metro Atlanta Area Negligent Security Claims

Inadequate security incidents can occur anywhere – retail stores, hotels, parking lots, amusement parks, airports, malls or restaurants. There are a variety of circumstances that endanger citizens due to a lack of safety.

Negligent security claims may include:

  1. forced entry
  2. rape attacks
  3. criminal attacks
  4. fall accidents
  5. robbery
  6. assault and battery
  7. firearm injuries
  8. abduction
  9. inadequate lighting
  10. inadequate parking lot surveillance
  11. attacks in elevators and stairwells
  12. inadequate ATM security

Public establishments should be aware of possible crimes on their property and do everything to prevent them. Especially in high crime areas, property owners should take precautions, including providing working alarm systems, operating video monitoring equipment, functioning locking mechanisms, adequate security and proper lighting. Things as insignificant as landlords not repairing a lock when tenants report it can result in a break in that those property owners could be held responsible for.

Experienced Representation for Negligent Security Victims

The accomplished Marietta negligent security lawyers at Jones & Swanson have experience representing clients of insufficient security throughout the state of Georgia. In one successful verdict, our client was shot in a Wal-Mart parking lot by someone attempting to steal her car with her son inside.

She was awarded $4,200,000 in compensation with the help of Woodstock negligent security attorney Andrew Jones. Jones & Swanson also represented the family of a man that was murdered in his Hilton Hotel room. Due to inadequate security provided by the hotel, a substantial confidential settlement was attained for his family.

Victims who experience traumatic injuries or are killed as a result of insufficient security on a premises deserve to be represented by an experienced Marietta personal injury lawyer. Areas of compensation as a result of a negligent security claim can include medical expenses, lost wages, loss of earning capacity, physical pain and suffering, mental suffering and physical impairment. If the injuries as a result of an inadequate safety claim are catastrophic, you may be able to proceed with a wrongful death claim on behalf of you loved one.

Need an attorney for a personal injury case in Marietta?

When someone is hurt on another’s premises, negligence must be proven. In Georgia, proving liability is not always easy. Implementing the aid of the top injury attorneys at Jones & Swanson is detrimental to your negligent security claim. The affordable Marietta premises liability attorneys at our firm take pride in representing each and every client in a personalized and dedicated manner.

Need an attorney for an injury case in Marietta, GA? Contact the Marietta premises liability attorneys at our firm today to find out more about your rights.


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