How safe do you feel when you’re in public or on public property? We don’t normally think the unthinkable might happen to us. That is – until it does. Public places can be the sight of some very serious incidents, in which the victim suffers severe injuries, even death. If you or a loved one has been the victim of negligent security and need to consult with a negligent security lawyer in Boca Raton, call the Law Offices of Bernstein|Polsky.
Negligent security, which has also been referred to as inadequate security, usually has a criminal component. Someone has been robbed, assaulted, or killed, for example. It can happen anywhere from hotels to schools, the mall, stadium, gas station, church, convenience store, your neighbor’s property—even the neighborhood grocery store. The mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, in February is a tragic reminder of the security risks throughout society, even in our very own backyard.
Could these tragedies have been prevented? Did the business owner or property owner do enough to protect their customers or visitors? These questions are at the heart of these cases. A person who’s making the claim for negligent security has to establish that the business owner or property owner is liable because they did nothing to prevent potential danger. Some of the common allegations include the following, and much more:
Negligent security cases can be very complicated, which is why it’s crucial to work with a law firm which has successfully litigated these types of cases. When you’re ready to consult with a negligent security lawyer in Boca Raton, call us at (954) 997-9947, for an appointment for a free consultation. We have recovered millions of dollars for our clients and look forward to the opportunity to represent you.