If while viewing a house with a rea lestate agent, my dad feel down steps without a handrail or lighting and broke his hip does he have a case?

Asked on September 2, 2012 under Personal Injury, Michigan

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Your Dad should speak with a personal injury attorney in the area as soon as he can.  He was not a trespasser on he property and if the missing hand rail was a violation of the building code then he could have a case.  He surely hs the injury.  It is the negligence issue that matters.  The consultation should be free.  Good luck.


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