In Georgia, owners and managers of multi-tenant residential facilities like condominiums are responsible for maintaining safety on their properties. When residents or their guests are injured due to a crime or accident on the property, the owner or manager can often be held liable if negligence can be proven.
You do not need to be a country music fan to have heard of the band Sugarland. Atlanta residents who do not know the band's music have likely heard about the catastrophe that ensued when the band's stage collapsed beneath them during an August concert. Seven people died and dozens were injured.
The annual St. Patrick's Day celebration in Savannah, Georgia, began on a very somber note Friday. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a 57-year-old tourist was killed when he fell 40 feet from the top of a stairway on what appears to be city property.