First thought to be limited to areas of south Florida, it is now become apparent that toxic Chinese drywall/sheetrock was installed in homes in many states, including Colorado. During the housing boom of the last decade, a lot of drywall was imported from China to meet surging demand. Most homes that have the toxic drywall were built between 2003 and 2007, but any home built or remodeled after Continue Reading
Slip and Fall & Premises Liability
Slip and fall accidents - commonly caused by wet floors, footwear and clutter – can sometimes lead to serious injury, especially in the case of elderly citizens. Such accidents fall under premises liability law, and injured victims deserve compensation if negligence was a factor.
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Premises liability, the area of law covering Colorado slip and fall cases, is complicated and ever-evolving. The Colorado Premises Liability Act (CPLA) today governs the remedies for injured parties who claim the injury occurred while on the land of another. While premises liability law is still evolving, the most significant recent change occurred with the Martin decision (Martin v. Union Continue Reading
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