What Is Premises Liability in California?

Premises liability refers to the legal obligation of property owners to ensure the safety of individuals who enter their premises. This includes maintaining the property in a reasonably safe condition, addressing hazardous conditions promptly, and providing adequate warnings to visitors about potential dangers.

Common examples of premises liability cases include slip and fall accidents, negligent security claims, and injuries caused by unsafe conditions such as broken stairs or slippery floors.

Common Types of Premises Liability Accidents

Premises liability accidents can occur in various settings, including:

Caused by wet floors, uneven surfaces, or debris

Inadequate security measures leading to assaults, robberies, or other crimes.

Such as loose handrails, broken stairs, or poorly maintained premises.

Drowning or injuries due to lack of proper safety measures around pools.

Understanding these common scenarios can help establish liability and pursue compensation for injuries or damages

Proving a California Premises Liability Claim

To succeed in a premises liability claim in California, the injured party must prove the following elements:

The property owner owed a duty of care to the injured party.

The property owner breached this duty by failing to maintain safe conditions.

The dangerous condition directly caused the injuries or damages.

The injured party suffered actual harm, such as physical injuries, medical expenses, or lost wages.

What If the Owner Didn't Know About the Property’s Dangerous Condition?

Even if the property owner was unaware of a dangerous condition on their premises, they can still be held liable under California law. Property owners have a duty to conduct reasonable inspections of their property and address any hazards promptly. Ignorance of a dangerous condition is not a valid defense in premises liability cases, as property owners are expected to take proactive measures to ensure the safety of visitors.

Why Choose Law Offices of Adrianos Facchetti?

Choosing the right legal representation is crucial when pursuing a premises liability claim in California.
Here’s why you should choose the Law Offices of Adrianos Facchetti:


Our attorneys have extensive experience handling premises liability cases and achieving successful outcomes for our clients.


We possess in-depth knowledge of California premises liability laws and stay updated on the latest legal developments.

Personalized Attention

We provide individualized attention to each client, listening to their concerns and tailoring our legal strategies to meet their needs.

Proven Track Record

Our firm has a track record of securing substantial settlements and verdicts for premises liability victims.

Compassionate Representation

We understand the physical, emotional, and financial toll of premises liability accidents and offer compassionate support throughout the legal process.

Contact us today for free consultation!

If you've been injured due to a premises liability accident in California, don't wait to seek legal help. Contact the Law Offices of Adrianos Facchetti for a free consultation and let us fight for the compensation you deserve.

With our dedicated legal team by your side, you can focus on your recovery while we handle the complexities of your premises liability claim.

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