Premises Liability

Our professionals use their background in construction, civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering and related sciences to determine how and why accidents occurred. Premises liability involves the responsibility of a landowner for certain torts that occur. In addition to our published peer-reviewed research into premises safety, we have an extensive library of historic codes and standards.
Business Stairs

Our forensic engineering activities in the area of premises liability include the following:

  • Code compliance
  • Workplace accidents and OSHA standards
  • Falling merchandise
  • Trip and fall investigations
  • Stairway design and construction
  • Lighting systems
  • Ramp design and construction
  • Handicapped parking and access
  • Construction inspection and materials testing