Month: October 2013



Is Mother Nature Solely Responsible for Brain Eating Amoeba Attacks?
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Is Mother Nature Solely Responsible for Brain Eating Amoeba Attacks?

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Terrifying, Rare Infection on the Rise in 2013

 

This year has seen several cases of a rare, almost science fiction-like brain eating amoeba, which has caused serious illness and even death in several children across the country. The amoeba, with the scientific name Naegleria fowleri, is found in fresh water and enters the human body through the nose. From there, it swims up to the brain, causing vomiting, neck stiffness, and severe headaches. After a few days, an infected person may fall into a fatal coma.…

Do I Have a Viable Defective Products Case?
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Do I Have a Viable Defective Products Case?

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Defective Product Cases Can Be Quite Complex

 

If you’ve ever bought something only to have it break a few days later, you know how frustrating it is. Few things cause more irritation than spending your money on a piece of junk, especially if you can’t return it for a refund or replacement. But while some poorly made products merely cause irritation and inconvenience, other malfunctioning or ill-made products can actually cause serious bodily harm. If you have been injured by a defective product, you may be wondering whether you have grounds for a personal injury claim.…

Pizza Companies Should Take Responsibility for Delivery Driver Tragedies
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Pizza Companies Should Take Responsibility for Delivery Driver Tragedies

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It’s a Dangerous World for Pizza Delivery Drivers

 

Pizza can be dangerous. No, we’re not talking about the fat content or the artery-clogging cholesterol. We’re talking about the surprising number of accidents and injuries surrounding pizza delivery. In fact, according to PizzaMarketplace.com, in 2003, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics ranked pizza delivery and other delivery jobs as the fifth most dangerous occupation, with 38 deaths per 100,000 workers annually. The statistics caused pizza delivery to rank higher on the danger scale than other jobs considered much more dangerous, such as roofers and construction workers.…

The 10 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds
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The 10 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds

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When Pets Attack, They Can Cause Serious or Even Fatal Injuries

 

Most people like dogs. How can you resist those adoring eyes, the wagging tail, and the warm, fuzzy head that seems to appear in your lap just when you’re feeling your lowest? So many Americans like dogs, in fact, that the Humane Society estimates that 46% of US households own dogs. But not all dogs exude the same warm friendliness that your family’s Golden Retriever displays.…

OFFICE LOCATION AND SERVICE AREAS

 

The South Florida Injury Law Firm handles cases throughout Florida from their Fort Lauderdale office. Here is a list of some of the counties and cities we serve:

Martin County

Jensen Beach, Jupiter, Stuart Sewall’s, Point Ocean, Breeze Park.

St. Lucie County

Fort Pierce, Port St Lucie.

Lee County

Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Estero, East Dunbar, Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel.

Palm Beach County

West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, and throughout the greater Palm Beach area.

Broward County

Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Hallandale, Pembroke Pines, Hallandale Beach, Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach, Weston, Miramar, Plantation, Sunrise, Coral Springs and throughout the greater Broward area.

Miami-Dade County

Miami, Miami Beach, Coral Gables, South Miami, Kendall, Hialeah North Miami Beach, Aventura, Sunny Isles, and throughout the greater Miami-Dade area.

Collier County