Month: July 2016



What Happens If You’re In An Accident with a Big Rig?
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What Happens If You’re In An Accident with a Big Rig?

Have you ever been on the highway and dreaded seeing a big rig up ahead of you? If you grip a little tighter on the wheel when you’re passing a big truck, you’re not alone. Big rigs are intimidating, and a run-in with one won’t just leave you with a small bruise.

 

If you do find yourself in an accident with a big rig, you’re going to have to deal with more than just injuries. Filing a claim when a big rig is involved can be more of a headache and a hassle than filing a claim for a typical car accident.…

Let’s Talk About Bike Safety
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Let’s Talk About Bike Safety

Summer is a great time to trade your hot car for a cool bike. Biking can help you cut down on gas mileage, enjoy the open road, and get a good workout on your commute. Unfortunately, many people are uncomfortable with the idea of sharing the road with motorists or not having a designated bike lane.

 

This is a completely rational fear, especially because bike safety is not considered a high priority in our state. In fact, Florida is one of the most dangerous states for bikers.…

Do You Drive One of these 85 Million Dangerous Vehicles?
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Do You Drive One of these 85 Million Dangerous Vehicles?

We all know the two car parts that will most likely save your life in case of an accident: your seatbelt (buckle up!) and your airbags.

 

Unfortunately, this trust we have in our airbags may be misguided. The Takata airbags in over 85 million cars may actually hurt you more than help you in an accident. Because of this, Takata has issued a huge recall, and your car may be affected.

 

The recalls were announced after 11 deaths were reported due to defective air bags.…

How Zoos Train Staff to Keep Guests Safe
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How Zoos Train Staff to Keep Guests Safe

Many zookeepers and zoo visitors are still shaken by the death of Harambe, a 17-year old, 440-pound gorilla who lived at the Cincinnati Zoo.

 

In May, Harambe was shot and killed after a 3-year-old boy climbed into the gorilla’s enclosure. The boy had a close encounter with Harambe for over 10 minutes before zoo staff decided he was in danger and Harambe needed to be shot.

 

The incident sparked a lot of debate among animal rights activists, parents, and zoo patrons alike.…

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