Are Landlords Responsible for Power Outages?
The landlord is required in nearly every state to provide adequate power to the apartment. If it’s caused by the landlord, like from faulty wiring, it’s usually considered a violation of the lease if it lasts for an extended period of time. In many states, landlords are responsible even if the power outage if the fault of the power company.
Last Update : August 27, 2018 UTC