Can you sue for negligent security in MO?
Negligent security in Missouri is related to premises liability, where property owners have a duty of care to keep invitees safe from harm.
- Landowners may be liable for negligent security if they fail to provide adequate lighting, fencing, security guards, alarms, or other protections when they knew or should have known about potential dangers.
- Proving negligence requires gathering evidence, data, and statistics to support the claim that the landowner should have taken appropriate action.
- The standard for landowners is reasonable, and it depends on the specific circumstances of each case.
- Kevin McManus Law is a personal injury law firm in Missouri and Kansas offering free consultations for those with questions or potential negligent security cases.