When the summer heat increases, so do the dangers associated with pools and open-water activities. According to the Florida Department of Health, the state has the nation’s highest rate of drowning deaths for children 14 and under.
Drowning and near-drowning… Read More
An additional 2.7 million potentially defective Takata airbag inflators have been added to the Takata airbag recall by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The addition brings the nation’s largest auto recall to a total of 42 million… Read More
After a car accident, victims are often left wondering how they will afford the resulting medical bills, lost wages and other expenses.
Florida is one of 12 states that have no-fault insurance laws. This means all drivers carry no-fault insurance to… Read More
Young children are at the highest risk for dog bites during the summer and are particularly vulnerable to bites to the head and neck regions, according to a dog bite study published in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Approximately one percent of… Read More
The decision to hire a personal injury lawyer is an important one as it can have a significant impact on the outcome of your claim and the compensation you are able to recover.
Although every claim may not require an attorney, there are significant benefits… Read More
Approximately one in ten seniors will experience some form of elder abuse in their lifetime, according to the National Council on Aging. However, some studies indicate the real number is actually much higher because elder abuse is notoriously underreported.… Read More
If you can no longer work because of a disabling condition, you may be curious about what is involved in qualifying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).
These monthly benefits provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA) can help… Read More
If your loved one’s death was caused by the negligent actions of another, you may have the option to file a wrongful death lawsuit seeking compensation for some of your losses.
However, Florida’s wrongful death laws are complicated. Contact our West… Read More
For your personal injury case to be successful, you must establish who was at fault for the accident or incident that caused your injury. This requires several pieces of evidence to support your claim that the at-fault party was negligent.
The West Palm… Read More
If you have recently been injured or lost a loved one in an accident, time is of the essence. There are strict time limits for filing a personal injury claim in Florida, known as the statute of limitations. If you miss these deadlines, you will not be… Read More
Settlement for a 54-year-old woman who suffered brain damage during a hip replacement surgery because the anesthesiologist failed to recognize that her respiratory levels had significantly dropped for nine minutes during the surgical procedure.