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Carlsbad Slip and Fall Lawyer (Premises Liability)


Business and house guests have a reasonable expectation that they will not be injured by a hidden danger when they are on another’s property. Our Carlsbad premises liability lawyers can help victims hold a property owner liable when it falls short of this expectation and creates a slip, trip, and fall situation. Under the law all property owners owe their guests a basic duty to keep the property in a reasonably safe condition and warn them about any potentially dangerous conditions, including dangers that might cased a trip, slip, or fall injury. In some circumstances the owner has a heightened obligation to take reasonable steps to actively check and ensure that there are no hidden risks on their property. 

Many Carlsbad, California residents are injured each year while they are on property owned by others, usually in "slip and fall" incidents while shopping at a store, in a parking lot, walking down stairs, or in someone's residence. Frequently those injuries would have been prevented if the individual or business in charge of the location had taken reasonable steps to warn the guest of a hidden danger or conducted reasonable inspections to make sure that the place was safe. Having helped many Carlsbad slip and fall victims, our premises liability lawyers know that property owners who fail in their duty often cause guests to suffer a range of injuries. Some of the more common types of accidents that result include:

  • Slip and fall accidents in homes, stores, or open spaces
  • Swimming pool drownings caused by dangerous water conditions
  • Exposure to toxic or hazardous substances, like mold or lead
  • Dog bites on another’s property
  • Fire injuries caused by owners keeping their premises in unsafe conditions

When you consult with our premises liability lawyers in Carlsbad, we will carefully review the details of your case to determine liability, and then establish whether the property owner or occupier failed to maintain a safe environment, leading to the accident. By focusing on the specifics of your slip and fall incident, our attorneys slip can build a strong case on your behalf. Moreover, our Carlsbad slip and fall attorneys can assist you in gathering evidence, such as photographs of the accident scene, witness statements, and medical records. These crucial pieces of evidence can strengthen your case and contribute to a favorable outcome. Your lawyer will work diligently to establish a clear connection between the dangerous conditions on the property and the injuries you sustained.

The Carlsbad slip and fall attorneys at Walton Law Firm represents residents throughout Southern California, including all of North County San Diego. Through our years of experience we understand that many residents remain unfamiliar with the legal process and unsure about what rights they have in these situations. We are here to help. Our slip and fall liability lawyers can explain what legal rules apply in your case and what types of damages you may be able to recover because of the failure to warn or negligent maintenance of a property. There are specific time requirements that apply to all of these cases, so it is important not to sit on your rights. You may risk losing your ability to recover for your loss. Consider sending our office an online message or giving us at call to learn about how a premises liability attorney in the Carlsbad area can help. We are available 866-607-1325 or 760-571-5500.

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"Walton Law Firm was amazing. Very professional, but personal. Having a lawyer to make sure that everything is taken care of removed so much stress." - Wayne G., Encinitas
"After my husband was killed in a motorcycle accident, Randy was there from the moment I first called." - Suzanne S., Escondido
"Calling Randy was the best decision I could have made. He got me an excellent settlement that covered all my medical bills and put a sizable chunk of money in my pocket." - Erik S., San Marcos
"Truly as good as it gets, if not beyond great, for Randy Walton and his paralegal Sarah Earnest. He and she are both incredibly dedicated to what they do and I never felt I couldn't trust him." - Natalie T., Lake Elsinore
"Randy is a great lawyer and a better person. He went above and beyond the call of duty to reach a settlement in my case. He believed in my case when no one else did." - David C., San Diego