Do you assume that anyone who comes onto your property without permission and gets injured won't have a case against you since they were trespassing? That's not always how it works, especially with children. If you have an attractive nuisance, you could still be liable.
According to recent reports, a 2-year-old girl was killed in an accident at a Payless ShoeSource store in Riverdale, Georgia.
Like many people, you spend a lot of time at local stores. From the mall to grocery stores, you're always in and out of these establishments.
When we drop our kids off at school, we expect the facilities that they'll be housed in throughout the day to be safe. We also trust that the staff that we're going to leave our children with the whole day will keep a watchful eye over our kids.
With so much going on around you, it's difficult to watch every step you take. This doesn't mean you are lazy, but it could lead to a slip-and-fall accident. Even if you're careful of what you are doing, you could still suffer this type of fall.
Even if you don't enjoy shopping, it goes without saying that you will find yourself in a shopping mall, grocery store, or retail environment every now and again. This is simply a way of life for most people.
The Sun Dial restaurant in Atlanta is known for offering 360 degree views of the city. For more than 40 years, it has sat atop the Westin Peachtree Plaza, attracting both locals and out of town guests.
Spring breakers are winding down their celebrations at popular vacation spots all over the southern United States, including Atlanta. For most, the worst they will suffer is a sunburn and a hangover.
When you wake up in the morning, the last thing you think about is being involved in a slip and fall accident. Instead, you assume that you'll make it through the day without falling to the ground and injuring yourself.
When a person steps foot on a property, he or she has reason to believe that he or she will not be injured. This means one thing: The property owner is responsible for maintaining a safe environment at all times.