Does a Hotel Have a Duty to Protect You From Hidden Defects?

| September 10, 2015

Last Update: 06/02/16 Florida hotels are in the “hospitality” business. They make money by offering hospitable places for visitors to stay, for a price. Because their customers trust them to provide a safe environment, either overnight or for days or weeks at a time, hotels are given special consideration under Florida law: they have a […]

Hit and Hurt on a Florida Hotel Golf Course?

| August 11, 2015

Last Update: 01/05/16 Florida is a golf mecca; there are many beautiful golf courses here in South Florida, and many of the nice hotels and resorts in the Miami Dade – Broward – Palm Beach area include golf courses among the amenities that they offer to their guests. In fact, dedicated golfers around the country […]

Hotel Accidents: Hurt by Another Hotel Guest?

| July 28, 2015

Last Update: 01/05/16 Miami and Broward hotels as well as those in Palm Beach are known not just for their luxurious suites and four star restaurants, but also for their bars and nightclubs and special events. Which means, that there are all sorts of places where hotel guests can get hurt or seriously injured. Accidents […]

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 to Prove a Slip and Fall Claim at a Theme Park Like Disney World

| July 7, 2015

Last Update: 4/18/17 Family fun in Florida, for both tourists and those living here, not only means going to the beach or enjoying water sports – it also means a trip to a theme park or amusement park, which for many people means one thing: a trip to Walt Disney World. Walt Disney World isn’t […]

Walmart Slip And Fall – How to Prove Your Claim In Florida

| June 30, 2015

Last Update: 12/29/15 For better of for worse, there are 26 Wal-Marts located throughout South Florida (according to CityData, there are 12 Wal-Mart stores serving Broward County, with another 6 in Miami-Dade County and 8 in PalmBeach County).  And most of us shop there for all sorts of things, from food and groceries to filling […]

Proving a Slip and Fall Claim Against a Florida Hotel

| June 9, 2015

Last Update: 5/20/17 South Florida is a vacation mecca for many people in the United States as well as Canada, Great Britain, and many parts of South America. Miami, in particular, has an international reputation as a fun place to visit and spend vacation time. Hotels like the Fontainebleau and the Biltmore are considered a […]

When is a Crime Legally Foreseeable For a Florida Premises Liability Claim?

| June 2, 2015

Last Update: 09/29/16 Crimes happen all of the time here in South Florida, and all too often, people (residents of Florida as well as tourists) are injured during the commission of these crimes. Sometimes, these victims are hurt as a byproduct of the crime — for instance, a car crash happens as a robber speeds […]

Hurt in a Fall Because of No Floor Mat?; Rain Requires Extra Protection

| May 7, 2015

Last Update: 01/05/16 Florida deals with the dangers from rain and wind all of the time. In fact, the biggest of all rain storms, the hurricane, is something that Floridians expect and prepare for every year. We’re lucky to have had a few years now without being hit with a series of severe storms like […]

Poor Lighting Can Cause You to Fall: Slip and Fall Accidents and Inadequate Lighting

| January 27, 2015

Last Update: 5/20/17 Inadequate Lighting, Inside or Outside, Can Be Hazardous Florida injury lawyers know all too well that many fall accidents (slip and falls, trip and falls) are caused by simple things — often, something as easy as making sure there is enough light for someone to see clearly can help avoid a serious […]