Owners and operators of businesses and other properties have a duty to provide safe premises for their patrons and enact safety measures to prevent them from being harmed. When business operators fail to properly protect their patrons, people are susceptible to becoming victims of crimes ranging from sexual assault, robbery, and other violent acts.
What is Negligent Security
Negligent security occurs when businesses and property owners fail to protect people in public spaces from harm when they knew or should have known the public was at risk.These public places include but are not limited to:
- Concert venues;
- Apartment complexes;
- Parking lots;
- Retail stores;
- Public Parks; and
- Sporting events.
Violent crimes and other harm to innocent people in public places are taking place more frequently today than ever before. When property owners are negligent in providing adequate security, harm can occur to the unsuspecting public that include but are not limited to:
- Club shootings inside the clubs or in the parking lot;
- Assaults at concert venues;
- Rapes and other sexual assaults at apartment complexes;
- Robberies and assaults in parking lots and parking garages; and
- Peeping toms in fitting rooms.
These are just a few of the countless examples of how people are harmed as a result of negligent security.
How We Can Help You
At Bailey Law Firm, Attorney Tyler D. Bailey helps those harmed as a result negligent security obtain justice and financial compensation directly from the perpetrators, property owners, and responsible and negligent third parties.If you or a loved one has been harmed as a result of negligent security, contact Attorney Tyler D. Bailey for a free consultation. Tyler can help you obtain justice by holding the wrongdoers responsible for their actions and financial compensation to help you secure a better future.