What You Need to Know About Premises Liability

    Your friend gets a new home and you can’t help feeling excited about visiting for the first time. This is your friend’s first home and first time owning their own land. They are just as excited as you are about having people over in a home instead of an apartment. The first thing they do when they settle into the […]

    Negligent/Inadequate Security: What Does a Plaintiff Need to Prove?

    I’m Brian Ricci, a Pitt County personal injury lawyer. Entering someone else’s premises comes with an expectation of safety from harm from a third party. In other words, you’ve stepped foot in a store in Greenville and at no time do you think that you’re going to be robbed or injured by a criminal because there should be adequate security. […]

    Staying Safe This Summer: Pool Safety and Premise Liability

    With summer just around the corner, many North Carolina residents are ready for warm days spent relaxing by the pool. For kids, a day at the pool is a highlight of summer vacation, and something to look forward to during the chill of winter. Staying safe while at the pool is something that everyone should think about, whether they are […]

    Knee Injuries Due to Job Related Accidents in Pitt County NC

    I’m Brian Ricci, a workers’ compensation attorney serving Greenville and the rest of North Carolina. Has a knee injury been keeping you out of work and from the activities you love most? Sitting, standing, running, jumping, walking… your knees are involved and can become vulnerable to potential workplace injuries. We often think of knee injuries usually being associated with professions […]

    Injury on Rental Property

    If you live in a rental property in Greenville, North Carolina, you’re living on someone else’s property. And even though you are paying to live there, the landlord has a legal duty to maintain a safe premises at all times within reason. You could have what’s known as a slip and fall accident in the common areas of the building […]

    Liability for Falling Branches

    North Carolina is known for its vast swaths of trees, and Greenville is no exception. In fact, just travel around Pitt County and you’ll see many varieties of trees that add to the natural beauty of the area. But trees, as beautiful as they are, come with dead branches, and with dead branches comes the potential for them to fall […]

    CONDITIONS LEADING TO A SLIP AND FALL LAWSUIT

    Slip and fall lawsuits are one of the most common types of personal injury lawsuits. These accidents can happen inside and outside in all sorts of weather. In fact, weather is one of the main factors in slips and falls outdoors. The most common types of outdoor conditions that lead to a slip or a fall are: Weather-related, especially unnatural […]