Premises Liability

Sidewalk Repairs vs. Los Angeles Property Owners

By Robert Kahn on June 3, 2015 - Comments off

In what will undoubtedly become a contentious, potentially even litigious, shift in policy, Los Angeles civil leaders are deciding whether to hold property owners responsible for the broken sidewalks in front of their land. At the moment, the city pays for all repairs and is looking at fixing nearly 4,000 miles of broken and cracked […]

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Mercury Spill Leaves Residents And Pets Ill

By Robert Kahn on May 15, 2015 - Comments off

Federal investigators, emergency response crews and a HAZMAT team responded to what appeared to be an extensive mercury spill at a Simi Valley residence Monday evening. As reported by KTLA, ten people, including three firefighters, became ill after being exposed to the toxic chemical element. The spill took place over a 100 ft patch along […]

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Avoid Slip and Fall Accidents in Rainy Weather

By Robert Kahn on January 21, 2015 - Comments off

Recently, climatologists have predicted that torrential downpours will soon visit southern California. While any precipitation is welcome in the Golden State, which is experiencing a severe drought, the coming storms may also bring trouble to severely impacted areas, such as floods, mudslides, and other natural disasters. Those in less impacted areas are not completely safe, […]

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