dangerous condition

Firm Newsletter - April 2016

Is a Former Property Owner Liable for a Dangerous Condition?

On September 3, 2015, the Texas Supreme Court heard oral arguments about a claim against a property owner for injury in a negligent design and premises liability case. The main issue in the case is whether former property owners are liable for injuries that occur on the property after conveyance. The case involves a chemical plant worker who was partially blinded by an acid- addition system.