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Premises Liability in Colorado

Guidance from a Proven Jefferson County Premise Liability Lawyer

Colorado's premises liability statute, C.R.S. §13-21-115, requires that residential and commercial property owners provide "duty of care" to all welcome visitors to their property. Simply put, that means that they are required to provide reasonably safe conditions to those on their property who are not trespassers. When they do not, and someone is hurt, they can be held liable for damages.

If you or a loved one has been hurt due to unsafe conditions on someone else's property, we invite you to contact us at The O'Connell Law Firm, P.C. Our Jefferson County premise liability attorney not only has more than 15 years of legal experience, but is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum for his successful work on behalf of injury victims. Clients that choose our firm can trust that maximum compensation will be aggressively pursued in response to the wrongdoing that harmed them.

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Types of Premises Liability Claims

Generally speaking, premises liability claims are associated with "slip & fall" accidents. However, the truth is that nearly any circumstances can be addressed with one of these suits, as long as negligence by property owners directly contributed to an injury.

Typical premises liability claims include:

  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Dog bites
  • Swimming pool accidents
  • Inadequate security
  • Inadequate maintenance (elevators, escalators, etc.)
  • Toxicity matters (lead paint, dangerous fumes, etc.)

In these cases, the burden is on the claimant to prove that they were owed duty of care, that the property owner left dangerous conditions unaddressed, and that those conditions led directly to the injury. Our Jefferson County firm can help you establish these matters and ensure that, both in and outside the courtroom, they will be compellingly put forth.

Don't face this difficult time without the advocate you need. Contact us at 303.759.4000 today.