Sep 09, Fallen Tree Liability in Georgia.
With intense summer storms, hazardous and fallen tree liability is a huge issue in the state of Georgia. Around here, we call this issue “Tree-Gate” because we receive so many calls and emails from clients who are concerned that a neighbor’s dead tree may fall and do serious damage to their property or injure a loved treeclearance.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins. Sep 11, The best action is to put the neighbor on notice of the dangerous condition of the tree and potential liability for damage, and to make sure there is a record of the notice such as sending it via certified mail.
(Source Credit: David J. Burge, Esq. Timber! – Falling Tree Liability in Georgia, Georgia Bar Journal, October )Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. Jan 31, Jan 31, More facts are required to answer this question: Under Georgia law, an urban landowner has an affirmative duty to inspect his property to look for dangerous trees. If the tree was dead and an inspection would have revealed this, arguably, you are indeed liable for the damage caused by the tree fall, even if you failed to do the inspection.
A tree was blown onto a powerline on Broadway in Lindstrom and Xcel and Lindstrom fire sent crews. There were multiple calls of powerlines downed and trees blocking roads after the Sunday storm activity.
Several mailboxes were reported damaged in the area north of Center City, in the vicinity of Oriole Avenue and Park Trail July Saturday brought brief, strong winds throughout the county, knocking down trees/powerlines. Almelund Fire Dept. was sent to the scene of a sparking line at th and County Road 9 about 1 p.m.
County Road 19 was blocked about 1 p.m. by a large pine tree falling two miles east of Stacy. Stacy-Lent firefighters cleared the debris. BOOKED May