Firm Blog The Deadliest Roads in Florida
September 8, 2020
Driving through Florida can be a breathtaking experience. However, in addition to the greenery and the waterfront views, it is also important to be aware of the risks. A few of Florida’s roads have developed a reputation as being dangerous. These are a few of the deadliest roads in Florida to be aware of. I-95 Express Toll in Miami The… read more What to Do If You’re Injured in a Car Accident as a Passenger
August 11, 2020
When you are injured while riding as a passenger in a vehicle that is involved in a motor vehicle accident, you may not be sure who to turn to for compensation for your injuries and damages – all you know is that, as a passenger, you certainly were not to blame for the accident. As a passenger injured in a… read more What Happens If Someone Hits My Car from Behind?
August 7, 2020
In every car accident, the parties who were involved in the accident will have to determine which of them was at fault for causing the accident, so that they know which party or parties will be responsible for compensating all those injured or damaged by the accident. Although in some car accident cases it isn’t clear which party was responsible… read more Filing a Claim After a Distracted Driving Accident in Florida
July 27, 2020
According to a recent report from the Zebra, approximately “391,000 drivers were injured in distracted driving crashes in 2017.” To put this in perspective, in the same year there were reportedly “39,773 gun deaths in the United States.” This startling statistic shows not only how deadly distracted driving accidents can be but also how alarmingly common they’ve become. These numbers… read more Are Swimming Pools Becoming More Dangerous?
July 20, 2020
With many restrictions still being put in place in an effort to slow the spread of the Coronavirus, more and more families have turned to a tried and true form of entertainment: swimming. Swimming pools are nothing new here in the Sunshine State, however, their increased popularity has yielded tragic results. According to the John Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in… read more FAQ: Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Accidents in Florida
July 12, 2020
Uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance protects Florida drivers in the event of an accident with a driver who either doesn’t have insurance or doesn’t have enough. Drivers are able to purchase this coverage as a part of their own insurance policy. Below, we answer commonly asked questions Florida drivers ask about whether or not they need this type of coverage… read more Can I Sue the Rideshare Company if I Was Injured in an Accident While Riding in One?
July 6, 2020
In today’s world, rideshare companies like Lyft and Uber have become the norm. As it stands, Uber has approximately 91 million active users throughout the United States, with Lyft having about 30 million riders across the country. It’s no surprise that Florida is one of the most popular tourist destinations throughout the country. With our beautiful temperatures, pristine beaches and… read more How Long After My Injury, Can I File a Medical Malpractice Claim?
June 30, 2020
Filing a medical malpractice claim is important for two reasons. The first, most importantly, is that you are compensated for the pain and suffering you and your family have had to endure as a result of a physician or hospital’s negligence. Secondly, filing a medical malpractice claim against a medical professional or hospital can hopefully lessen the chances that someone… read more Common Car Accident Laws in Florida
June 20, 2020
Did you know that Florida has a no-fault insurance rule? It’s true. When a Florida resident is injured in a motor vehicle accident, they must first turn to their own personal injury protection – or PIP – to recover compensation for lost wages stemming from the accident. The driver’s personal injury protection is meant to cover the cost of lost… read more I Suffered a Spinal Cord Injury. Should I Sue?
June 12, 2020
Spinal cord injuries are one of the most severe injuries someone can suffer. It is estimated that approximately 17,000 people will suffer a spinal cord injury each year. As it stands, statistics show that there are approximately 300,000 people in the United States living with a spinal cord injury. While that may seem like a relatively low number when compared… read more