Andy Payne and Stefanie Bradshaw Resolve an Apartment Drowning Case
Apartments are required to have gates with latching. There is one purpose for this requirement—preventing children from drowning. PayneMitchell was able to prove that the apartment in question had inoperable latches. Moreover, PayneMitchell showed that the apartment tried to hide the fact and destroyed evidence. By uncovering these actions, PayneMitchell was able to settle the case for a substantial sum. They also saw the apartment management company rewrite their policies and replace bad latches at numerous properties.