Premises Liability

Baltimore-Washington Area Slip And Fall Attorney

Fighting for Your Rights in the Local Community for Over 20 Years

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Have you suffered an injury because of hazardous conditions found on public property such as a grocery store, office building or amusement park? If so, your injuries may have been caused by negligence on part of the property’s owner. What’s more, your injuries should have been prevented. By law, owners of restaurants, stores, office buildings and other commercial properties are required to maintain a safe, hazard free area for guests and patrons at all times. If you believe your injuries were caused by careless actions, you’re entitled to seek damages under premises liability law.

Premises liability cases are more commonly known as “slip-and-fall” accidents. These accidents typically occur when someone gets injured on a public property due to negligence on part of the owner or management. For example, the owner of a grocery store might neglect to clear dangerous ice from an entranceway, causing a patron to fall and get seriously injured. Other common “slip-and-fall” accidents occur due to falling objects… improper signage… uneven stairwells and broken walkways… empty swimming pools… slippery surfaces… and debris littering common areas.

In addition, injuries due to criminal activity such as an assault, rape, or robbery while on public property can also fall under premises liability law. That’s because the injury could have been caused by negligent security, or unsafe management and maintenance of a building. If this is the case, property owners or managers may be held liable.

Whether you’ve suffered from a personal injury… or are a victim of criminal activity, the law offices of Joseph H. Ostad can help.

For more than 20 years, our law office has helped thousands of personal injury clients get the compensation they deserve for their suffering, exorbitant medical costs and loss of wages. Many of our clients have suffered from catastrophic injuries such as traumatic brain damage, broken bones, burns, and spinal cord damage. Make no mistake: Premises Liability law is complex and encapsulates many gray areas. It requires legal representation that is highly experienced and exceedingly skilled in determining fault. How do you determine if an owner was negligent… and that he didn’t legitimately make reasonable efforts to keep you safe? As an experienced Premises Liability lawyer, Joseph Ostad will be able to navigate through this maze of ambiguity so often present in these kinds of cases. Thankfully, the law firm of Joseph H. Ostad has handled literally thousands of these personal injury claims throughout our 20 year history. That gives us the skill, background, and straight-up knowledge needed to successfully overcome the challenges you face. More importantly, we’ll do whatever it takes under the law to fight for your rights and get you just and fair compensation you deserve.

Let Us Help You Today

Make no mistake: When it comes to battling premises liability cases, experience matters most. The law offices of Joseph H. Ostad have been handling slip and fall claims for more than 20 years. We’ll handle each step of the process professionally and quickly. We’ll work hard to protect your rights. Please contact us today at one of our conveniently located offices in Baltimore or Rockville for a free initial consultation. You can call 800-320-0080 and talk to us directly or click here to contact us online.

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Mr. Ostad is professional, helpful, and a master in his field. I recommend 100%. Best Lawyer serving Maryland.

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Mr. Ostad is professional, helpful, and a master in his field. I recommend 100% for anyone needing legal advise for your corporate needs. Wonderful office to deal with.

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Very professional, friendly and knowledgeable law firm. My legal matter was resolved in an amicable manner with one year of my accident. I highly recommend this firm.

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