Unsafe premises; Injuries; Occupiers Liability Act #235

Legally Speaking

By Gerry NeelyB.A., LL.B. Before the enactment of the Occupiers Liability Act, at common law a landlord renting unfurnished premises owed no duty to his tenant or to any other person entering on those premises. The Act changed the common law to make a landlord who leases unsafe premises liable for damages to person or property, if