The National Security Council (NSC) reported that preventable deaths are at a record high. They also point out that pubic awareness is lagging. A recent survey by the NSC documents the fact that many of us are unaware of some of the greatest risks to our lives. In fact, less than half of Americans (49%) believe we can eliminate most or all “accidental” deaths.
It’s time for Spring repairs and updates to property. Do you know what makes your property dangerous to a visitor? If you fail to properly maintain your property adequately and someone is hurt on the property, you may be held liable for their injuries and costs related to them. The law also applies to tenants who are in control of a property.
Most homeowners and other property owners and tenants make needed repairs in the spring and fall. These are times to repair damages that occurred over the last season by people or weather. Steps are taken to protect the property from damage during the upcoming season. In most cases, these steps are taken to protect the property and to make it safe for residents and visitors. [Read more…]