Month: December 2015



4 Things to Know About Work Injuries in Florida
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4 Things to Know About Work Injuries in Florida

 

Injuries on the job, no matter what the job is, are incredibly common. So common, in fact, that many employers make their employees sign contracts claiming they will not sue or seek restitution in the event that they are injured on the job. This is unconstitutional, and the state laws of Florida require that companies (with a few exceptions) have a workers’ compensation plan in place.

 

But that does not mean that it’s easy to get workers’ compensation. Many people are shocked to find themselves having to fight tooth and nail to receive compensation for a work injury.…

5 Reasons to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney
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5 Reasons to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney

Imagine you’ve been in an accident where you were injured due to someone else’s negligence. Now you’re stuck dealing with insurance companies who are clearly trying to lowball you with a pay out that doesn’t even begin to cover the cost of your recovery.

 

You know you’re going to be dealing with this for days and months to come, repeatedly calling insurance adjusters, dealing with doctors, and generally just feeling helpless. You’re missing work, and you’re starting to stress. Regardless of what kind of negligence led to your injury, you have the right to fair and just compensation.…

The Benefits of Car Insurance in an Accident
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The Benefits of Car Insurance in an Accident

 

A car accident is serious business. The outcome of a car accident could result in car damage, property damage, a ticket, raised insurance rates, injuries, and possibly death. Whatever the circumstances of your car accident, one thing is true – it can end up being expensive.

 

In Florida, as in every other state, it is illegal to drive a car without possessing car insurance. Florida wants to ensure that all of its drivers not only have insurance but that they are able to pay for the damages they cause or could potentially cause when owning and operating a vehicle.…

Bounce House Injuries on the Rise
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Bounce House Injuries on the Rise

 

Bounce houses have long been a staple at birthday parties, fairs, amusement parks, picnics, and other community events. After all, few things are more fun for children than bouncing around on a big inflatable toy. But while bounce houses are generally seen as a safe form of entertainment for kids, emergency room statistics show a different story.

 

In 2012, more than 18,800 injuries caused by bounce houses, moon houses, and inflatable amusements were reported by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.…

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