Tenant Injury Lawyer Columbus, Ohio

Were you injured at your residence or office that is owned by someone else? We can help.

Tenants and visitors have a right to be protected at any property in question. Landlords have a duty to make the premises safe for those who live on the property, and everyone else.

Are you a tenant at a property that lacks the proper upkeep in safety measures and were injured because of landlord negligence? Get a Free Case Evaluation today.

Accident victims are often injured due to the neglect of the property owner. Injuries can occur on unsafe walkways, broken stairs and railings, leaky ceilings, dimly-lit areas, cluttered entryways and hallways, faulty windows and doors, lack of working fire alarms, and poorly maintained common areas. If you’ve been injured, you have every right to file a claim and fight for compensation you deserve to cover your medical expenses and more. Contact Erney Law in Columbus, Ohio to get the process started today.

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5 reasons why you need a tenant injury lawyer in Columbus, Ohio.

  • An tenant injury law firm like Erney Law in Columbus, Ohio will gather as much evidence as possible from the scene in which you were injured.
  • An tenant injury attorney will fight with insurance companies with proof of how much compensation you or your loved one is entitled to.
  • An experienced tenant injury attorney has the ability to answer questions you have at any time, they know how to properly file a legal claim, and you’ll have someone dedicated to your legal needs.
  • Should you case reach the courtroom, your tenant injury attorney will serve as your representation, they know all the facts about your case, and will be better equipped to favorably speak to the jury on your behalf.
  • Your tenant injury attorney will allow you to focus on recovery rather than spending all your time and resources trying to navigate your way through your case inexperienced and alone.

What are the common causes of tenant injury in Columbus, Ohio?

There are a variety of reasons tenants or guests end up being hurt on properties including:

  • Lack of security
  • Improperly maintained property
  • Unsafe common areas
  • Toxic substances
  • Dog bites
  • Fire safety negligence
  • Poor lighting
  • Broken stairs and loose railing

What are the common injuries sustained by tenants on properties in Columbus, Ohio.

These are just a few of the injury types sustained on properties throughout Ohio by tenants and guests.

  • Concussions
  • Burns
  • Lacerations
  • Orthopedic trauma
  • Neck and spine injuries
  • Amputation
  • Wrongful death

What can I be compensated for after sustaining an injury as a tenant living in a neglected property?

Injuries you sustain stemming from an incident on the property in which you’re a tenant can be quite detrimental to your health and finances. Here is a list of items that you have the right to collect compensation for when you prove negligence of the property owner in your personal injury case:

  • Medical expenses
  • Loss of income
  • Pain and suffering
  • Disability
  • Disfigurement
  • Mental anguish
  • Loss of consortium

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What's the process?

Personal injury cases can be complicated and winning your claim is not always guaranteed. Our process ensures that every client we represent will receive the best possible financial outcome, and start the healing process.

Step One - Free Case Evaluation

Free Case Evaluation

We will first review your case carefully, get to know you, and gain an understanding of your injuries.

Step Two - Monitor Your Care

Monitor Your Care

We ensure you receive the proper medical treatment during this difficult time.

Step Three - We Handle Everything

We Handle Everything

We relieve the worry and burden of dealing with insurance companies and maximize your financial recovery.

Your Attorneys Mary Erney & Rob Erney

Frequently Asked Questions

I was injured at my apartment complex. What are my legal rights?

Ohio law affords renters certain protections if they are injured on the rental property. Depending on the facts of your injury, you may be entitled to make a claim against your landlord to compensate you for your medical bills, lost earnings, and pain and suffering.

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We're eager to meet with you about your legal issues, see how we can help, and give you and your family the personal attention you deserve.

Your personal injury case matters to us, just as much as it matters to you. We want to help you every step of the way, but in order to do so, we need to meet with you, get all the facts, and work out the details in order to build your personal injury case. We will meet with you for absolutely free, and explain to you in full detail the inner workings of how these situations usually end up, how likely you are to win your personal injury case, and how compensation works for you and for us.

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Ashville, Ohio
Bexley, Ohio
Blacklick, Ohio
Canal Winchester, Ohio
Delaware, Ohio
Dublin, Ohio
Gahanna, Ohio
Grandview, Ohio
Grove City, Ohio
Groveport, Ohio
Heath, Ohio
Hebron, Ohio
Hilliard, Ohio
New Albany, Ohio
Newark, Ohio
Pataskala, Ohio
Powell, Ohio
Reynoldsburg, Ohio
Sunbury, Ohio
Upper Arlington, Ohio
Westerville, Ohio
Whitehall, Ohio
Worthington, Ohio
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