Landlords and commercial property owners have an obligation to ensure that their premises are safe and free from potential health or safety hazards. This includes ensuring that ceilings are safe, supported, and well-maintained.
When The Sky Is Falling, We’ve Got Your Back
When someone is injured by a falling ceiling, serious injuries to the head, neck, and back often occur. If you have suffered serious injuries due to a ceiling collapse, you should seek legal assistance from a premises liability attorney who has specific experience handling claims such as these. Pazer, Epstein & Jaffe, P.C., has more than 50 years of experience representing people who have suffered workplace injuries or who have been injured due to the negligence of property owners.
To learn more about your legal options, contact a New York City lawyer for ceiling collapses.
Causes Of Ceiling Collapses
A landlord or commercial property owner may be held liable for damages if any of these factors caused or contributed to a ceiling collapse:
Failure to clear snow off roof
Failure to fix ceiling cracks
Failure to fix leak in ceiling
Failure to fix structural damage to ceiling
Failure to maintain ceiling safety
Our firm will investigate the cause of the ceiling collapse, and we work to determine if the property owner knew of the condition and if so, failed to correct it. We will guide you through the legal process and help you seek maximum compensation for your injuries and other costs associated with your accident.
Call A Roof Collapse Lawsuit Attorney
Contact our law firm to schedule an initial consultation with a lawyer for ceiling collapses in New York City or Huntington, Long Island.