Helping Individuals in New York City, Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, and
Queens who Suffered Injuries on Others’ Premises due to Negligent
Property owners in New York City and surrounding areas have a duty to
ensure that their visitors are kept safe from harm and injury at all times.
When property owners do not warn visitors to their premises of dangerous
conditions or do not take the necessary safety measures – and injuries
occur – then the accident victim could file a negligent security claim
against the property owner.
If you or a member of your family has been injured on someone else’s
property because of a negligent security concern, you should contact the
New York City negligent security lawyers at
Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman
today. Our knowledgeable legal team can investigate your claim and could
help you pursue the legal damages you deserve.
Common Negligent Security Claims
New York City negligent security claims could arise under a variety of
different circumstances. Some common bases for negligent security claims
include the following:
● Inadequate lighting
● Assaults in hotels or hospitals
● Assaults in stairwells and elevators
● Negligent security personnel on the premises
● Negligent hiring or retention of security personnel
● Negligent nursing home or hospital security
● Inadequate surveillance in parking lots or parking garages on the
● Negligent security in stores, shopping malls, and shopping centers
● Negligent security or inadequate lighting in sports stadiums
Proving Negligent Security
When it comes to proving negligent security claims, some investigation into
the circumstances is often necessary. The experienced New York City
negligent security lawyers at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman can go
to the scene and investigate what happened. Specifically, our legal team
will search for evidence of inadequate lighting on the premises, broken or
inadequate locks, defective alarms systems, and inadequate security
protocols – especially in areas where the property owner likely knew that a
dangerous condition existed.
To demonstrate negligent security, our legal team will seek to demonstrate
that the property owner was aware of a deficient security issue on his or
her premises but failed to take reasonable and timely action to warn of or
correct the defective condition prior to the incident occurring.
Call a New York City Negligent Security Lawyer Today
Negligent security cases can involve serious injuries, including
traumatic head injuries
, back injuries, spinal cord damage, torn ligaments, bone fractures, facial
injuries, internal injuries, emotional trauma, and wrongful death. These
injuries can also require long periods of medical treatment, therapy, and
rehabilitation to correct. The experienced legal team at Lipsig, Shapey,
Manus & Moverman can pursue monetary damages on your behalf, including
compensation for all related medical bills, lost wages, inconvenience,
pain, and suffering.
If you have suffered injuries on someone else’s premises as a result of a
negligent security concern, you should not delay in seeking experienced
legal representation for your case. To schedule a free consultation or case
evaluation with a New York City negligent security lawyer, please call us
today at 917-813-3514 or contact us online.