Mark L. Karno
& Associates, LLC

Chicagoland Personal Injury
And Wrongful Death Lawyers

Call for A Free Consultation
312-574-3362

PLEASE NOTE: To protect your safety in response to the threats of COVID-19, we are offering our clients the ability to meet with us in person, via telephone or through video conferencing. Please call our office to discuss your options.

Maximum Compensation for Injured People
No Fee Unless We Win Your Case

  1. Home
  2.  » 
  3. Premises Liability
  4.  » Lighting Issues

When People Get Hurt Because Of Inadequate Lighting

Defective lighting in stores, restaurants, apartment buildings and other public spaces creates dangerous conditions that can lead to serious injuries. You may be able to hold the property owner responsible if you have suffered an injury because of a lighting issue. Call Mark L. Karno & Associates, LLC for a free case evaluation.

Serious Problems Related To Lighting

As personal injury attorneys, we have seen a variety of unsafe lighting conditions lead to injury. You may be injured because of poor lighting in:

  • A stairway
  • A parking lot
  • A hallway

Unfortunately, slip-and-fall injuries are not the only risk from inadequate lighting. Violent crimes are often committed in public areas with insufficient lighting. When you are injured because of a crime, you may need significant medical rehabilitation and therapy. Most families cannot afford these steep medical costs on their own, especially when your injuries keep you away from work for an extended period of time.

Quality Legal Representation

With the help of experienced legal advocates, you can recover the compensation you and your family need to get your life back on track. We will deal with the property owners, insurance companies and their lawyers to get you the compensation to which you are entitled.

Our attorneys have decades of experience negotiating and trying personal injury cases. Let us put our experience to work for you.

Talk To An Experienced Lawyer

Contact Mark L. Karno & Associates, LLC to talk with an experienced lawyer about your injury matter. We represent clients throughout the Chicago area and beyond.

All of our cases are taken on a contingency fee basis. You don’t pay fees until we win or settle your case. Se habla español.

For more information about lighting issues read our articles:

Falls: When are they negligence or abuse?

With a loved one in a nursing home, every day can be a challenge. You know that their health is declining and that they need more support to do the things they would have been able to do on their own in the past. That's why you weren't surprised the first time you...

Taking action after a fall in your building

If you are renting an apartment from a landlord, it will mean that you expect the apartment and the rest of the building to be in a reasonable condition. If you find the stairs difficult to climb or the floors slippery, you may have considered raising the issue to...

Landlord negligence: how we can help

In general, landlords cannot be held liable for injuries that occur on their property. But there is an important exception to this rule. A landlord can be held responsible if the landlord was negligent in maintaining the property, and that negligence resulted in you...

Landlord liability for criminal activity

Landlords have certain legal duties and responsibilities, such as the duty to repair property and to maintain it in a habitable condition. As a general rule, landlords do not have a duty to protect tenants from criminal activity that occurs on the premises. Of course,...

Icy parking lot results in personal injury suit

Although Chicago's sidewalk weather fines ranging from $50 to $1000 may not be enforced on a regular basis, one Cook County tenant is taking an ice accident to task. After ice accumulated as a result of a pipe regularly flushing water into the parking lot, she filed a...