If you’re invited onto another’s property, especially a business, and there is security in place, you should be able to trust that it has been implemented for your protection. Unfortunately, in many cases, people find that the opposite is true, as the action or inaction of those meant to protect them is what leads to their injury or death.
Negligent security cases involve people who were victims of criminal acts on a business’ or another individual’s property because of inadequate security or a complete failure to provide any security.
Security negligence can include but is not limited to the following:
Negligent security victims can sometimes find justice and hold those at fault accountable through a personal injury lawsuit. In such cases, a manager, operator or property owner’s liability is often the focus of the lawsuit.
Those who are the victim of a crime or the families of those killed in an attack while on another’s property for which inadequate and/or failure to provide security was to blame may be able to file a negligent security lawsuit. A premises liability lawyer can guide victims through this process. Examples of people who can sue for security negligence under property owners’ liability include:
Those who commit acts such as rape, robbery and assault can and should be arrested and punished to the full extent of the law. However, as just and satisfying as seeing those who did them harm criminally punished can be, a criminal lawsuit does not always provide victims and families with the help they need and the compensation they are entitled to following the attack. In such cases, a premises liability attorney can help victims and families file a negligent security lawsuit, which could enable them to recover compensation for:
Los Angeles personal injury lawyer Joshua Glotzer of Glotzer & Leib, LLP has a history of helping negligent security victims and their families, as his case results show, including:
Premises liability attorney Joshua Glotzer is dedicated to helping the victims of security negligence hold those responsible for hurting them accountable. For more information about negligent security lawsuits and how Glotzer & Leib, LLP can help you, call us (747) 241-8288 or fill out our online contact form to set up a free consultation with our premises liability lawyer .