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Could this senseless loss of life have been prevented, and are justice and compensation available to Mr. Smith’s family?

Security measures are in question after 20-year-old Traveon Quandarius Smith was fatally shot “outside…[a] gas station on 301 North Stone Mountain Road” in Lithonia Wednesday, November 21, 2018, according to The AJC.

Police told FOX 5, Mr. Smith was discovered with multiple gunshot wounds “in the gas station’s parking lot.” Tragically, he succumbed to fatal injuries.

Was negligent security a factor in this fatal Lithonia gas station shooting? Read Our Legal Take below to find out if Mr. Smith’s family may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia.

Our Legal Take

Gas station patrons have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided at the gas station and whether this tragedy may have been prevented.

  • Have there been prior incidents of violence on or near property?
  • What security measures, such as bright lighting, monitored surveillance cameras, clear windows, and visible security patrols, were in place to deter crime and protect Mr. Smith at the time of the shooting?

By law, property owners in Georgia are required to protect all those legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm.  Should the facts of this matter reveal that the gas station owner or management failed to provide adequate security, the family of Traveon Quandarius Smith may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for their loss.

The Murray Law Firm has recovered millions of dollars for victims of unsafe properties in Georgia, and recently obtained a $29.25 million dollar verdict in Georgia.

We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at CALL NOW: 404.842.1600. Consultations are free and confidential.

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Could this senseless College Park gas station shooting have been prevented, and are justice and compensation available to the victims?

Security measures are in question after a College Park gas station shooting left two people seriously injured Tuesday evening, November 20, 2018.

According to The AJC, “police responded to a shooting at the Valero gas station on Main Street,” shortly before 7 p.m. It appears “a verbal fight between two men at the gas station escalated and then one person fired shots.” Both victims were transported to the hospital with “serious injuries.”

One of the victims is a recently married father-of-three, per WSB-TV 2 reports. His family is searching for justice and answers as police continue to search for a gunman.

Was negligent security a factor in this shooting? Read Our Legal Take below to find out if the victims may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia.

Our Legal Take

Gas station patrons have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided at the apartment complex and whether this shooting may have been prevented.

  • Have there been prior incidents of violence on or near property? What security measures, such as bright lighting, clear windows, monitored surveillance cameras, and visible security patrols, were in place to deter crime and protect patrons at the time of the shooting?
  • Were police called at the start of the initial altercation?

By law, property owners in Georgia are required to protect all those legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm.  Should the facts of this matter reveal that the gas station owner or management failed to provide adequate security, the victims may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for their injuries.

The Murray Law Firm has recovered millions of dollars for victims of unsafe properties in Georgia, and recently obtained a $29.25 million dollar verdict in Georgia.

We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at CALL NOW: 404.842.1600. Consultations are free and confidential.

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Could this violent Carnesville gas station robbery have been prevented, and are justice and compensation available to the victim?

Security measures are under scrutiny after a Florida truck driver was shot during a robbery at “[a] gas station and travel plaza” Monday morning, September 24, 2018, according to The AJC. The victim had apparently “just refilled his truck with diesel and ‘offered no resistance, nor posed any threats to the armed intruders'” when they opened fire. He was transported to the hospital with “serious” injuries.

Franklin County police told WSB-TV 2, the assailants “demanded money and eventually received it from the store registers and then ran off.”

Was negligent security a factor in this senseless Georgia truck stop shooting? Read Our Legal Take below to find out if the victim may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia.

Our Legal Take

Gas station truck stop patrons have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided at the property and whether this senseless shooting may have been prevented.

  • Have there been prior incidents of violence on or near property? What security measures, such as metal detectors, clear windows, monitored surveillance cameras, bright lighting, and security patrols, were in place to deter crime and protect the victim at the time of the shooting?

By law, property owners in Georgia are required to protect all those legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm.  Should the facts of this matter reveal that the gas station owner failed to provide adequate security, the victim may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for his injuries.

The Murray Law Firm has recovered millions of dollars for victims of unsafe properties in Georgia, and recently obtained a $29.25 million dollar verdict in Georgia.

We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at CALL NOW: 888.842.1616. Consultations are free and confidential.

CALL NOW: 888.842.1616

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