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.
- Orthopedic trauma
- Neck and spine injuries
- 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
- Mental anguish
- Loss of consortium
What Our Clients Say
"This team was very compassionate and professional. My lawsuit was extremely frustrating and complicated and they always seem to make me feel better at the end of the day. They were concerned not only with getting me my settlement and fighting for what was right but also concerned with my well being and health! I am so glad I went with this team to handle my case. I would recommend them to anyone."
"Over a year ago I was involved in a car accident and was injured. I contacted Erney Law in Columbus Ohio and spoke to Mary Erney. The following day I met up with the father-daughter duo Robert & Mary Erney... best decision I ever made. They fought for my case 100%. Their honesty and open communication gave me assurance that I was in good hands. Thank you to Mary Erney for being understanding, caring, knowledgeable & determined. If you looking for a great attorney I highly recommend Erney Law."
"Mary and Mr. Erney were very helpful in my case. I didn't have to call and remind them of anything. I heard from them often and never had to reach out for an update. What I loved most was that they recognized who I was every time I stopped by. I didn't feel like just another client like most places make you feel. They were both very professional. I felt comfortable and trusted their advice every step of the way. I will definitely use Mary and Mr. Erney again in the future!"
"Back in Late 2018, I was T-Boned by a Mail Van that went speeding through a stop sign. I wasn't able to fully use my right hand for almost 5 months and this was the first time I had even taken on legal representation. She was very transparent through the entire process and kept me up to date as things progressed with my suit."
"First off let me say, if I could give more than 5 stars, I would! I had the pleasure of working with Mary Erney of Erney Law. She and her entire firm were absolutely amazing! I was searching for an attorney who would take my case since I lived out of state. I thought there was no hope at all. I found Erney Law via online search. I spoke to Mary and from the very first conversation, I knew I wanted her to be my attorney. Why? Because she cared! From the start, her approach was a caring one. She took time to get to know me and my situation and she put her all into my case. She walked me through every step of the process and she was very patient with me and willing to explain any and everything. I could go on and on about the amazing experience I had working with Mary Erney and Erney law. If you are looking for a law firm to handle your case AND one who cares about you as a person, this is the one! I want to say thank you Mary and everyone at Erney Law. It has been a pleasure working with you!"
"Rob and Mary are the best in Columbus. They are very kind and compassionate and will do everything in their power to get you what you deserve. They took the time to come meet with me on multiple occasions when I was in a care facility. They answered all of my questions and explained the processes. I felt completely in the know the entire time. They offered to represent me in court and fought for me with insurance companies with great success. I would highly recommend them to anyone who has been injured in an accident. Next time I need a lawyer they will be my first and only call!"
What's the process?
Personal injury cases can be complicated and not always guaranteed. Our process ensures that every client we represent will receive the best possible legal representation, positive financial outcome, and can start the healing process in a timely manner.
Free Case Evaluation
We will first review your case carefully, get to know you, and gain an understanding of your injuries.
Monitor Your Care
We ensure you are receiving the proper medical treatment during this difficult time.
We Handle Everything
We will relieve the worry and burden of dealing with the insurance companies and maximize your financial recovery.
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.
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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