Month: September 2018


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Outdoor Slips and Trips: What Causes Floridians to Fall When Outside?

 
Most of the time when you hear about someone slipping and falling outside, it’s due to weather, and the vast majority of those accidents are a result of weather Floridians don’t really see – snow and ice.
 
So, why exactly do people in Florida slip and fall outdoors?
 
Regardless of our warm weather, there are all kinds of conditions that can lead to Floridians falling while outside. Below, we’re going to detail some of the most the common causes of outdoor slip and fall accidents, as well as what you can do to seek compensation if you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence.
 
Cluttered areas
 
If you are walking in an area cluttered by items or debris, you have an increased risk of slipping and falling.…

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Florida Hurricane Season Damage? Protect Yourself from Bad Faith

 
Hurricane season is no joke in Florida. Every year, thousands – or even millions – of Floridians face damage to their homes, ranging from total destruction to more minor damages such as roof repairs.
 
The peak of Florida hurricane season is just about over, and it’s been interesting so far. You may have already been hit, or you could face damages before we breathe a collective sigh of relief when the season finally comes to a close.
 
Due to the threat of Florida hurricanes, the majority of Floridians hold some kind of hurricane insurance policy. As a policyholder, you are paying for the peace of mind that comes with trusting that your insurer will pay damages covered in your policy if the worst were to happen.…

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Apps That Can Save You from Florida Traffic – and an Accident

 
Looking for an app to make your commute more efficient?
 
These apps can help you avoid congested roads to make your trip faster and safer and decrease your chances of getting in an accident.
 
Best Driving and Traffic Apps
 
These are the most popular driving apps on the market right now that can help you have a faster, safer commute.
 
Google Maps
Use this navigation tool to plan your route, whether you are using your car, bike, public transportation, a taxi, or simply walking. People enjoy its accuracy and ease of use. It has intuitive programming to help you find the best way.
 
As a nice bonus, you can also use this app to book restaurant reservations, check reviews, or order food from your phone.…

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Category: Electocution

How Floridians Can Fight Back after an Electrocution Injury

 
If you experience an electrocution injury, who can you hold responsible? In this post, we’ll describe common reasons for electrocution injuries and how you can fight back for compensation if someone else caused your injury.
 
The Risk of Electrocution
 
It’s easy to take electricity for granted in our plugged-in society. It’s also easy to forget that electricity can cause serious health issues or death if the current does not flow properly.
 
Every year, about 400 people are killed in the U.S. due to electrocution injuries, and another 4,400 are injured.
 
Electrocution often occurs on the job, especially in the construction industry. It is second only to falls as the leading cause of death for construction workers.…

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