Do you need a physical injury to recover emotional distress damages?

| August 9, 2016

In this video, Alan Sackrin answers a question that he has been asked many times before by clients and visitors to this site. If you have questions after watching the video, Alan is available to talk with you now and answer your questions free of charge: Q: Do you need a physical injury to recover emotional […]

When don’t you need a physical injury to recover emotional distress damages?

| February 9, 2016

In this video, Alan Sackrin answers a question that he has been asked many times before by clients and visitors to this site. If you have questions after watching the video, Alan is available to talk with you now and answer your questions free of charge: Q: When don’t you need a physical injury to recover […]

How do I recover emotional distress damages?

| December 8, 2015

Last Update: 02/08/16 In this video, Alan Sackrin answers a question that he has been asked many times before by clients and visitors to this site. If you have questions after watching the video, Alan is available to talk with you now and answer your questions free of charge: Q: How do I recover emotional distress […]

How To Recover Emotional Distress Damages Without a Physical Injury in Florida

| October 27, 2015

Last Update: 12/29/15 In the State of Florida, a person injured as the result of another person’s negligence is able to recover damages for emotional injuries as well as physical injuries. The emotional damages recognized under Florida law include things like loss of consortium, loss of enjoyment of life (depression), anxiety, and many other non-physical […]

Do You Need A Physical Injury To Recover Emotional Distress Damages?

| October 22, 2015

Last Update: 12/29/15 Simply stated, accident victims can recover damages for emotional distress related to an accident (car accident, slip and fall, etc.). Florida law even allows loved ones who meet certain legal criteria to sue for “negligent infliction of emotional distress.” However, for relatives and loved ones of the accident victim, there is a […]

How Do You Recover Emotional Distress Damages in Florida?

| October 20, 2015

Last Update: 2/9/18 People are hurt in accidents every day here in South Florida, and lots of those injuries require medical care. Things like broken arms or legs, or more serious harm like concussions, TBIs (traumatic brain injuries), or spinal cord injuries are caused by every day occurrences like car crashes and slip and falls. […]