Archives for: June 19th, 2018

Well-Known Sports Fan Injuries – and How Floridians Can Fight Back

Last year, a young fan was seriously injured when struck by a foul ball at Yankee Stadium. What happened?

A 2-year-old girl was sitting on her grandfather’s lap while attending a game. She was struck in the eye by a 105-mile-per-hour fastball, which spun off the bat of Todd Frazier. The little girl spent more than a week in intensive care.

After the incident – and others – Major [..]

How Liability Works in Florida Boating Accidents

Florida is known for its beautiful waterways, which are excellent for boating. Unfortunately, boating accidents are common and happen for many different reasons.

Below, we’re going to cover the most common reasons for boating accidents and tell you how boating negligence cases work if you are injured.

Why Florida Boating Accidents Happen

Here are the most common reasons for boating accidents in Florida:

Operator is distracted

Distracted operation is [..]

Types of Negligent Behavior Florida Pharmacists Can Engage In

When you receive prescription medication, you should be able to trust that it is correct and medically beneficial to you. A pharmacist has the responsibility to make sure your prescription is correct. If negligence occurs, you could have serious or life-threatening injuries. If you believe you may have been harmed by a pharmacist’s negligence in Florida, you need to know what kinds of negligence are most common.

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Teen Drivers: Why Floridians Should Steer Clear This Season

In one recent Ohio accident, a 17-year-old driver was speeding and overcorrected, which ejected two teens from the vehicle and injured the other passengers. One of those teens was killed in the crash.

The reason the driver was speeding? The teens were running late to prom.

Over 5,000 teens are injured in car accidents every year across the nation during prom and graduation season, and one-third of teen driver [..]

Florida Insurers That Are Known for Bad Faith Practices

When you think of insurance companies that try to scam their customers by acting in bad faith, you might assume that they’re smaller businesses. Low-rent organizations that you’ve never heard of and certainly wouldn’t use.

However, you may be surprised to learn that there are actually some truly big names on the list of Florida insurers that are known for their bad faith practices. In this post, we’re going [..]

Most Common Reasons for Wrongful Death Claims in Florida

The death of a loved one shakes a family to its core, bringing with it an enormous personal loss. If the death could have been prevented, this injustice tends to be difficult for surviving family members to comprehend.

If the deceased was a primary provider for the family or substantial medical or funeral expenses were incurred as a result of an accident or illness, their death may also leave [..]

Top Reasons Floridians Should Use Ridesharing Services         

There are many good reasons for Floridians to use rideshares. Like what? In this post, we’re going to dive into just a few of them to show you why you might want to consider opting for a rideshare the next time you need to get from point A to point B.

Ready? Let’s go.

Safer Option When You’ve Been Drinking

Services like Lyft and Uber are widely used among [..]

More Tesla Self-Driving Crashes – Who’s Liable in Florida?

Several self-driving Tesla car accidents have occurred over the last few years, and the company keeps blaming drivers for the mistakes. Is the answer really that straightforward, though? Who is really at fault for the crashes?

Below we’re going to dive into the specifics of one particular case, as well as what the investigations into these crashes have turned up, then talk about what Florida product liability laws have [..]