What Is A Foreseeable Risk?

| January 5, 2016

According to Florida’s premises liability law, business owners have a duty to keep their premises and patrons safe. Which means, when someone slips and falls on their premises the business owner or operator can be held liable for damages, including pain and suffering, lost wages and more.  If the business owner doesn’t have insurance coverage […]

What is the best accident claim advice that I can share?

| October 30, 2015

Last Update: 02/03/16 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: What is the best accident […]

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 […]

Hotel Off-Premises Liability: Hotel Guest Killed Crossing the Highway

| September 1, 2015

Last Update: 01/05/16 Guests staying at Florida hotels are protected by Florida premises liability laws, which generally hold hotels responsible for keeping their guests safe from harm and injury during their stay. Even those guests that are not staying overnight, but merely visiting the hotel to enjoy its resort, golf course, private event, restaurant, or […]

Does a Florida Hotel Have Liability When a Hotel Guest Drowns From an Ocean Riptide?

| August 18, 2015

Last Update: 01/05/16 It’s one thing for a hotel owner or operator to be held liable for accidents or injuries that take place on the hotel grounds, say in their room, or at the pool, or on the golf course. But is it a different story if a hotel guest gets hurt while swimming in […]

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 […]

Hotel Accident Claims: Hurt in the Hotel Pool

| July 23, 2015

Last Update: 1/14/18 Here in Florida, it seems like every hotel in the Miami – Palm Beach – Fort Lauderdale area has a nice swimming pool for its guests to enjoy, even if the pool is only steps away from swimming in the Atlantic Ocean itself. Hotels and pools just go together here in South […]

Slip and Fall in Your Hotel Bathroom: Florida Hotel Accident Claims

| July 21, 2015

Last Update: 4/25/18 What compensation can you recover in Florida for your injuries and what do you need to prove to get your hotel injury claim paid? Throughout the year, couples, families, and retirees alike travel to South Florida to enjoy the beach, cosmopolitan nightlife, and/or our world renown gourmet restaurants located in Broward, Miami-Dade, […]

Proving a Slip and Fall Claim Against a Florida Hotel

| June 9, 2015

Last Update: 1/1/18 South Florida is a desired vacation destination for many people in the United States as well as those from Canada, Great Britain, and many parts of South America. Miami, in particular, has an international reputation as a place to have a great time. Hotels like the Fontainebleau and the Biltmore are considered […]