Do I have to reimburse my personal health insurance company for medical expenses from my personal injury case?

| January 17, 2017

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 I have to reimburse my personal health […]

How does an insurance company decide how much they will pay to compensate someone for an injury?

| December 27, 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: How does an insurance company decide how much they […]

What if I don’t have medical insurance and I am concerned about my medical expenses?

| May 20, 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: What if I don’t have medical insurance and I […]

Are You Covered?: Who is The Named Insured on Your Auto Insurance Policy?

| September 9, 2014

Last Update: 01/07/16 The simple facts about car insurance in Florida is that all drivers are required to have a minimum amount of insurance coverage (even though most drivers choose to have coverage that exceeds the minimum legal requirements – Read our earlier posts on coverage requirements) and everyone gets insurance coverage the same way: by […]

Will Your Insurance Rates Go Up if You Pursue an Accident Claim or Receive Compensation For Your Damages?

| September 4, 2014

Last Update: 01/07/16 After being in a car accident, being treated by your doctor, and are on the road to recovery, it’s then time to deal with your financial needs and determine how your medical costs and expenses, as well as your lost wages and lost future earnings, are going to be covered. Those issues […]

What is Uninsured Motorist (UM) Insurance Coverage?

| July 29, 2014

Last Update: 01/07/16 In Florida, you have to have some kind of car insurance.  It’s the law. However, Florida law only requires a driver to have an auto insurance policy which provides “PIP coverage” of $10,000 (a/k/a Personal Injury Protection insurance). This is standard no-fault insurance coverage that covers medical care and lost wages for […]

How Much Do You Receive if You Sue? – What Are the Costs in a Florida Accident Claim?

| July 10, 2014

Last Update: 12/17/15 Some of the most common questions that accident victims ask their lawyers when they are deciding whether to pursue an injury claim or file a lawsuit are “how much money will I get if I sue and I win?” or “what kind of money will be paid on my claim?” People want […]

How Do I Pay My Medical Bills After a Florida Car Crash?

| July 8, 2014

Last Update: 12/31/16 Medical costs have never been higher than they are today, and in the aftermath of a car accident, the shock of how fast huge medical bills can pile up can be overwhelming. For some, they feel like their only options are to get a pay day loan, sell or borrow against their […]

Do You Still Have An Injury Claim If You Wait To See A Doctor Or If You Don’t File A Timely Incident Report After A Car Accident Or Other Personal Injury?

| April 29, 2014

Last Update: 02/01/17 Can You Still Receive Compensation For Your Injuries? Here in South Florida, people get hurt in all sorts of ways – car crashes, slip and falls, sporting accidents, injuries on a JetSki or at the water-park, maybe even falling down the stairs at a shopping mall. When these events occur, sometimes it […]

Can a Driver Who Causes a Car Crash in Florida Not Have to Pay For Your Injury or Damages?

| April 8, 2014

Last Update: 01/13/16 What happens When a Driver Has a Medical Emergency and Causes a Car Accident? There are times when a driver who causes a crash won’t have to pay damages. That’s right: even if there isn’t an argument as to what happened – the driver simply won’t be held responsible. Why? When? Florida […]