Depending on the type of rental and lease agreement you have, your landlord may or may not be responsible for maintaining walkway and parking lot areas and keeping them free from ice, snow, and hazards. Some instances in which your landlord has the responsibility of maintenance are:
If you have been injured during your hotel stay, you may be wondering how you are going to take care of the medical bills and other expenses that may occur as a result of your accident. Depending on the circumstances in which your injury occurred, you may be able to file a premises liability personal injury claim for compensation.
A premises liability lawsuit was filed by a woman from Philadelphia against five individuals and the City of Philadelphia. According to the lawsuit, broken or missing pavement on a sidewalk caused the plaintiff to trip and fall. The defendant's failure to inspect, maintain or repair the sidewalk is also listed a cause for the plaintiff's injuries. She is seeking no more than $50,000 from each of the defendants, as well as costs and attorney's fees.