Holiday Season and Car Accidents

1 December Cohen

The holidays are right around the corner and it is important to stay safe especially when operating a motor vehicle. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are more fatalities from car accidents on the holidays than on non-holidays.    Christmas and New Year’s Eve are considered to be the two most dangerous […]

Fiery Crash in Martin County

2 November Cohen

On Tuesday a fiery car accident caused the death of four people, 2 teenagers and 2 adults. The accident occurred at the intersection southbound of NW Federal Highway and NW Baker Road causing parts of US-1 to be closed. The crash involved a 2022 Tesla and a 2017 Chrysler minivan.    According to the Florida […]

Boating Accidents in Florida

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Florida is considered a boater’s “paradise.” With the oceans surrounding and the waterways it creates a beauty for boating yearly. However, with so many boats out in the ocean at the same time comes boats colliding with one another.  According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), 836 boating accidents occurred and 402 […]

National Pedestrian Safety Month

National Pedestrian Safety Month

October is National Pedestrian Safety Month. Over 7,500 pedestrians died in 2021 alone because they were hit by a vehicle while walking. Nationwide there were 2.3 deaths per billion vehicles traveled. That is 2% more than last year. Due to a high percentage of pedestrian deaths per year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration created […]

What is Personal Injury Protection?

What is Personal Injury Protection?

When you are in accident or if you are the cause of it, whether it be a vehicle or bicycle, it is important to have insurance to help you pay for the aftermath of the accident. That is where personal injury protection comes in. Personal Injury protection (PIP) or no fault insurance is a type […]

What is Included When you Have a Free Consultation with a Lawyer?

What is included when you have a free consultation with a lawyer?

When someone gets injured from an accident, they would typically hire a lawyer to file a personal claim against the accused. Like most reputable personal injury lawyers, they would offer you a free consultation. But what exactly is a free consultation? What does it entail? A free consultation is an appointment, whether it be by […]

Personal Injury vs Medical Malpractice

Personal Injury vs Medical Malpractice

If you have been injured and are planning to file a lawsuit or claim it is important to know the difference between personal injury and medical malpractice. They both however fall under the personal injury law category.    Personal injury revolves around negligence (vehicular or bike accidents). The lawyer’s job is to make sure that […]

How to File a Personal Injury Claim

3 September Cohen

You have just been injured in an accident (slip or fall, car) and want to file a personal injury claim. Before you file the claim consider that not all the cases will be the same. You must take into consideration the severity of your injuries, who’s fault the accident was, and if the incident is […]

Why are there so many motor vehicle accidents in the Sunshine State?

1 November Cohen

Florida is considered the third most dangerous state when it comes to driving. Each day Floridian drivers cause more than 3,000 car accidents. Over 200,000 injuries are caused by vehicle accidents and about 3,200 individuals die from these fatalities. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, 2020 saw about 336,062 crashes […]

Debunking 5 Personal Injury Myths

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  After being in an accident and sustaining injuries, whether it be your fault or not, you have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit. However, not everyone does so because of myths that have been told if you do decide to file a lawsuit. In this article, we will discuss 5 of those […]

Florida Personal Injury Statute of Limitations

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  Statute of limitations sets the amount of time the individual must file for legal action. Each state decides how they want the statute of limitations to work. In Florida, the statute of limitations varies depending on the injury. Typically in Florida, the limitations are two to four years and depending on the situation five […]

How Much Can My Car Accident Attorney Get Me?

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Car accidents can be life-changing events. They can leave victims with very serious injuries, financial burden, diminished quality of life, and more. In some unfortunate cases, these circumstances can last lifetimes. After a car accident, you may feel hopeless and extremely stressed by the new expenses. Medical bills, car repair or replacement, lost wages, and […]

What You Must Prove in a Slip and Fall Case

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Anybody who’s ever been to a mall, restaurant, or public space while they are cleaning has most likely seen an abundance of wet floor signs, areas roped off, or even an attendant telling you to go around and be careful. So why do malls, restaurants, and even small local businesses make such a big deal […]