negligent security lawer in tampa florida

Nobody expects to be injured or harmed while you are on someone else's property. Unfortunately in Tampa and the Tampa Bay area, injuries and violence happen on a fairly routine basis. 

This kind of situation is referred to as negligent or inadequate security and unfortunately happens far too often. People visiting restaurants or bars in Tampa or St Petersburg can be injured by other visitors. Perhaps The Establishment doesn't have enough security to deal with the crowns that show up on a nightly basis. Or perhaps the parking lot is too dimly lit, which is a prime location to be assaulted by ill meaning people. People also get assaulted - both physically and sexually in hotels and apartment buildings in Ybor City and elsewhere in the Bay area. 

You see, it's the responsibility and the expectation of the property owner to ensure that all of their visitors have a safe premises to visit, eat, or shop. If you are injured due to violence or an assault, you may have a right to receive compensation for your pain and suffering. Depending on the situation, the property owner or manager may be responsible for the lack of security or safety measures on their property.

Ways that property owners in Tampa, Clearwater, or St. Petersburg can keep visitors safe would be to simply install high resolution security cameras. Or perhaps they can hire a security guard to patrol the premises. Another great way to keep people safe is to adequately light parking lots and common areas. Crime usually likes to hide in the dark, so this is a very simple way to keep people safe. Businesses in Tampa are legally responsible to do whatever they can to help keep patrons from injury and crime. 

If you have been injured due to violence or a slip and fall accident anywhere in the state of Florida, please give our firm a message. Cory Baird has been fighting for victims rights for the past 20 years. Do not sign any sort of paperwork from The business without first consulting an injury lawyer like us. If the business is found at fault, you may be due payment for your injuries. 

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