Is A Loose Object on the Floor A “Dangerous Condition?”

| December 1, 2015

Last Update: 12/22/15 Here in Florida, premises liability law (statutes and court cases) protects people who fall and get hurt  due to the fault of another. If someone is hurt in a “slip and fall” or a “trip and fall”, then Florida law will allow them to recover all types of damages that result from […]

Can Age Affect Settlement Of A Personal Injury Claim?

| November 5, 2015

Last Update: 02/01/17 Settlement or Trial: How Age Can Impact Your Injury Case A lot of times when someone is involved in an accident it is not only the injury victim who is affected.  Sure, it may be a single individual who is physically harmed in a car crash or slip and fall in Florida, […]

Can An Injury Victim Recover Damages If They Don’t Have Surgery?

| November 3, 2015

Last Update: 12/22/15 In Florida, accident victims have choices. For instance, victims can choose if and when to see a doctor after they’ve been hurt, unless they’re so seriously hurt in the accident that the decision is made for them at the scene. While a delay in obtaining treatment from a doctor after an accident […]

What is Concurrent Causation?: Determining Who Pays Damages For Your Injuries When More Than One Person is Negligent

| August 25, 2015

Last Update: 01/11/16 In Florida, if you are hurt due to the fault or mistake of another, then you may have a claim for damages to pursue against them (and their insurance coverage). If you are in a car crash, then you may have an accident claim for injuries you suffered as well as property […]

Did You Delay Seeing A Doctor Because It Didn’t Hurt That Bad At First?: The Case Of The 5 Month Back Surgery Delay

| August 20, 2015

Last Update: 12/22/15 Not every injury makes itself immediately known, this is especially true with car accidents (rear-end collisions) and with slip and fall cases. Sometimes injuries to the head, neck, or spine take time to show up and manifest into actual symptoms. It’s not uncommon for someone to suffer a concussion, for instance, and […]

Delay in Doctor Visit: Waiting to See a Doctor Can Be Used Against You

| August 4, 2015

Last Update: 01/11/16 If you have been hurt in an accident (slip and fall, car crash, etc.) then you are likely in pain and need medical attention. Sometimes, you need medical care immediately after the accident, sometimes you realize that you need to see a doctor a bit later, as your injuries manifest themselves. However, […]

How to Prove a Slip and Fall Claim at a Shopping Mall or Strip Center

| July 14, 2015

Last Update: 12/29/15 What Are The Different Types of Slip and Fall Risks? There are all sorts of risks of a slip and fall accident for someone shopping in a shopping mall or strip center, including  falls caused by merchandise that has fallen into store aisles, natural debris (rocks, stones, tree roots, broken sidewalks, etc.) […]

How Much Money Can You Expect From Your Florida Car Crash Claim? Try Our Car Accident Compensation Form

| March 5, 2015

Last Update: 10/11/17 After you’ve been in a traffic accident here in South Florida, whether you’ve been in a minor fender-bender with property damage to your car or have suffered serious injuries (along with your passengers) in a major car accident, the next step after seeking medical treatment is to file an insurance claim to […]

4 Factors Used To Determine The Amount of Damages Suffered By An Injured Car Accident Victim

| February 19, 2015

Last Update: 01/13/16 When you are hurt in an car accident, there are immediate concerns that need to be addressed like getting medical attention as soon as possible; contacting family members and friends to notify them about what has happened; figuring out what to do about your car and personal property; and how to handle […]

Personal Injury Lawyers Help Victims Who Have Been Hurt In a Variety of Circumstances

| February 10, 2015

Last Update: 12/26/16 We all know that lawyers that help people who have been hurt in a car or truck accident are called “personal injury attorneys.” Ask most anyone, and they’ll say that a “personal injury lawyer” represents car accident victims. That’s true. “Personal injury law” does cover car accident claims but it also includes […]