Imagine suffering an injury on someone else's property. Perhaps you had a fall due to a wet floor or tripped on ripped carpet. A bad fall can easily result in thousands of dollars in medical bills, lost wages and various other damages. After such an incident, you may be wondering who is responsible? Should you take full responsibility for suffering an injury when a property owner did not reasonably maintain the premises?
Like with most legal questions, the answer to the one above is variable. The specific circumstances surrounding personal injury cases usually have a heavy bearing on who is at fault. Here is some basic information about premises liability claims and responsibility.