Month: October 2014



Frustrated Drivers Cause More Accidents
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Frustrated Drivers Cause More Accidents

You hopefully already realize that you should not drive when you’re intoxicated, distracted, or overly tired. But one thing you might not realize is that your mood can also impair your driving ability and make you more likely to be in an accident. In fact, if you frequently find yourself frustrated behind the wheel, you may be taking unnecessary risks and failing to fully focus on the road.

 

Unfortunately, frustration seems to be a common state of mind for many drivers in Florida (and around the country) today.…

Most Common Types of Nursing Home Abuse
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Most Common Types of Nursing Home Abuse

 

As America’s population ages, more and more elderly people are moving into these nursing homes. These facilities are supposed to provide residents with the medical care, daily assistance, and social environment that they need to live comfortably, but unfortunately, far too many residents experience neglect and abuse in these settings.

 

Research conducted in 2000 by the National Center on Elder Abuse revealed that almost half (44%) of more than 2,000 nursing home residents had suffered some form of abuse, and an astounding 95% had either been neglected or seen someone being neglected in their nursing home.…

Get Medical Attention Even If Your Car Accident Seems Minor
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Get Medical Attention Even If Your Car Accident Seems Minor

A car rear ends you at a red light, causing a minor fender bender. A distracted driver does not see you pulling into their row in the parking lot and accidentally backs into your passenger side as you go by. If you are involved in this type of minor car accident, you might not think that you have suffered an injury. In fact, many people just feel annoyed or embarrassed to be involved in this type of accident and want to minimize it by refusing to see a doctor or go to the hospital.…

What To Do If You’re Bitten by a Dog
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What To Do If You’re Bitten by a Dog

An estimated 4.5 million Americans suffer from a dog bite every year, and one out of every five of those bites is serious enough to call for medical attention, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Hopefully you can avoid being one of these statistics, but it’s important to be prepared and know what to do if you or a loved one is bitten by a dog. Check out the tips below, and always call a doctor if the wound seems serious or if you don’t know the vaccination status of the dog.…

OFFICE LOCATION AND SERVICE AREAS

 

The Injury Law Firm of South Florida 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