Negligent Security and Sexual Assault

Negligent Security and Sexual Assault

Crimes like sexual assault occur daily in the United States. Although a crime can take place anywhere or at any time, there are certain conditions that make crimes more likely. A poorly lit and monitored property is one example. If negligent security encourages or...
The Dangers of Negligent Security and Shopping Centers

The Dangers of Negligent Security and Shopping Centers

When people spend time at shopping centers, they expect to feel a level of safety for themselves and their possessions. Unfortunately, assault and theft can happen when security is negligent. When this occurs, a premises liability lawsuit may be filed to hold property...
Negligent Security and Apartment Complexes

Negligent Security and Apartment Complexes

People who live in apartment complexes should be able to feel safe in their environment. Unfortunately, an unsecure apartment complex can attract criminal activity. Crimes like robbery, battery, and sexual assault can leave victims with physical injuries, emotional...
What Are Compensatory Damages?

What Are Compensatory Damages?

In civil cases, damages are a monetary award to a plaintiff, rewarded when a defendant has been found negligent for the incident that occurred. In personal injury cases, these damages area given to the injured party and/or their loved ones when the defendant has been...