Suing the Government in Monroe, NC


Normally, when you are injured on someone’s property, you may be able to assert a claim for your damages if you can prove that the owner failed to maintain the property, failed to warn you about a known hazard, or allowed a hazard to remain after being informed of it. What happens when the owner of the property is the government? Injuries that occur in public parks, swimming pools, or government buildings are treated differently than those on private property.    The North Carolina Tort Claims Act  Normally, governments are immune from lawsuits by their citizens, but governmental agencies may waive that [...]