Florida Injury Law On Defective Brakes And Brake Failures

| July 12, 2018

Summary Of All Florida Case Law About Car Brakes Where Someone Was Injured When someone is injured in a car accident in Florida due to faulty brakes, several parties can be held accountable for a victim’s injuries, including the car maker, the seller, as well as those who have done repair or maintenance on one […]

Florida Restaurant Laws     

| May 4, 2018

Florida statutory laws can be used to find a restaurant owner negligent, and therefore responsible to compensate a victim for his or her injuries. Based on the theory of negligence, anyone injured inside a restaurant or outside within its property lines may have a case against its owners and operators for personal injury damages. In […]

Do Owners Of Private Property Owe A Duty To Motorists On Adjacent Roads?

| November 2, 2017

All too often, Florida car accidents are caused by the sudden mistake of a single driver. However, negligent drivers rarely admit the accident was their fault and usually blame someone else or some condition that was beyond their control. In some instances, an at-fault driver’s finger-pointing at a third party may be justified because a […]

Personal Injury Claims After A Major Storm (Hurricane)

| October 5, 2017

Each year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) releases its research predictions for Florida and the likelihood we will experience serious storm activity, like tropical storms or hurricanes, during the year. With those major storms, comes the possibility of personal injury claims caused by dangerous conditions like fallen debris, wet and slippery flooring and […]

Getting Evidence from Third Party Sources: Proving Your Florida Accident Claim

| September 21, 2017

Whether you decide to negotiate your accident claim for yourself or to hire a personal injury attorney to help you with your accident case, you will need to gather and organize the documentation needed to prosecute your case.  A well-documented claim is going to get more respect from an insurance adjuster or defense lawyer – […]

Your Medications May Cause a Slip and Fall

| September 7, 2017

AgingCare.com Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries in adults 65 and older. As we age, simple tasks become more and more difficult. Your body may need medication to help you get through the day. However, it is important to be mindful of the side effects of the prescriptions you are […]

6 Strength Exercises to Prevent A Fall

| August 31, 2017

Go4Life.nia.nih.gov As we age, our muscles grow weaker without proper exercise. Everyday tasks such as grocery shopping, climbing stairs, getting up from a chair, or even playing with your grand kids becomes more difficult, and your risk of falling and sustaining a serious personal injury grows with each passing day. Even if you aren’t used […]

What Are The Best Shoes To Prevent A Slip And Fall?

| August 10, 2017

MyAgingParent.com Most of us don’t realize that footwear is one of the most common factors contributing to slip and falls including those in restaurants, grocery stores, condominiums and nursing homes. We may not be able to control the negligent acts of others, but wearing the right shoes could prevent a serious injury, and perhaps even […]

Documentary Evidence in Florida Personal Injury Cases

| May 18, 2017

Whether you have been in a car accident or slip and fall in Florida, it is important to understand some of the basic issues related to documentary evidence, including how documents become admissible evidence. This knowledge is so important because admissible evidence is at the foundation of proving any personal injury claim.     What […]

Florida Herniated Disk Injury Claims

| April 20, 2017

Last Update: 1/21/18 In the context of personal injury law, a herniated disk, or slipped disc, occurs when there is trauma and injury to a disk in an accident victim’s spinal column.  They are known to occur in “minor” car accidents like slow speed rear-end collisions and in grocery store slip and falls. These disks […]