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Monthly Archive: December 2018

Can Overcrowding affect a Premises Liability Claim?

Every structure has a safe maximum number of people it can accommodate at a time. When the maximum is exceeded at any time, the owner is considered to have overcrowded the structure.

Overcrowding premises is mainly discouraged because it can lead to accidents or compound injuries during accidents. This is especially true if the entire floor is held above the ground by wood or metal support.

As the owner or manager of the premises, you may be held liable for any injuries or death that occur following premise accidents that can be attributed to overcrowding. Florida law prohibits property owners from allowing in more than the structure is built to withstand. During social gatherings or any other events that may attract crowds, it is important to be in the event to ensure the number of guests doesn’t exceed the legal maximum.

In case an accident happens and some of your …

How to beat Military Investigators in their own Game

In case the military suspects you have committed a crime, the investigators will eventually ask to talk to you. But that conversation will not be on your turf. The interview will be conducted in the investigators’ office, behind guarded and locked doors, and perhaps in a small, windowless interrogation room. You will be directed where to sit.

Keep in mind that the entire scene and all methods used are staged, scripted, and perfectly calibrated for the highest possible level of psychological impact. This isn’t a conversation; it’s a hunt for confession and can last all day long if you let it. Therefore, it’s recommended to work with a reputable Tacoma military defense lawyer to understand your legal options. Here are more tips to help you get through the interrogation harmlessly and quickly.

Get the investigators to share information with you

One of the simplest and most effective ways of ending …