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Texas Porch Collapse Accidents

Premises Liability Lawyers in Austin

Austin residential and commercial property owners alike are required to ensure their premises are safe for occupants. Particularly, structures such as porches must be consistently maintained in order to prevent any possible collapse. When an Austin property owner’s porch does collapse, any sustained injuries can be devastating. At the Law Offices of Vic Feazell, P.C., we can help injured victims hold Texas property owners liable for any injuries sustained as a result of their negligence.

Schedule a free case evaluation to discuss your case with an Austin premises liability attorney at our office. Call (512) 271-5278 to get started.

Porch Collapse Injuries


Without proper maintenance, older buildings are particularly susceptible to structural mishaps like porch collapses, especially when any of the following is involved:

  • Rotting wood
  • Rusted screws, nails, and fasteners
  • Porches that weren’t constructed according to building code
  • Deterioration of the structure’s foundation

When porches become overburdened for one of the following reasons, even porches and decking on newer buildings may collapse:

  • Embedded pool or hot tub
  • Extremely heavy appliances, including air conditioner compressors
  • Overabundant deck furniture
  • Over-occupancy

Texas property owners are responsible for both the maintenance and safety of their premises; they are expected to ensure structures like porches do not become dangerously overburdened. Should any injury result from a property owner’s negligence, he or she may be held financially liable for associated damages. Contact us at the Law Offices of Vic Feazell, P.C. to learn more about premises liabilityand personal injury law as it pertains to your case.


At the Law Offices of Vic Feazell, P.C., our premises liability injury attorneys can aggressively pursue financial restitution for any injuries you sustained as the result of a property owner’s negligence. To discuss the particulars of your injury with one of our lawyers, don’t hesitate to contact us and schedule a free consultation.

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