Category: Personal Injury Lawyer

Hurt on Vacation in Florida? What to Do Next to Protect Yourself

Most seasoned travelers have at least one crazy story of a mishap or injury that occurred while traveling. Unfortunately, vacation injuries and illnesses are relatively common, and they are particularly difficult to deal with in an unfamiliar place.

If you are injured on vacation, you may be forced to cancel the rest of your vacation, and could even be left with debilitating injuries. Fortunately, you can mitigate these risks [..]

St. Paddy’s Slip and Fall Injury? How Floridians Can Fight Back

Did your St. Paddy’s Day weekend get ruined by a slip and fall injury? You’re not alone.

 

On St. Patrick’s Day in 2017, Megan Keefe, 20, was celebrating the holiday at the Spirits Restaurant and Bar in Cleveland, Ohio. Bartender Carisa Buehner, 29, served three alcoholic drinks to the underaged Keefe.

 

Keefe proceeded to the second-floor balcony and fell when it gave way. She hit her head [..]

Personal Injury? Why You Should Hire The Injury Law Firm of South Florida

You might think that Florida personal injury lawyers are a dime a dozen. But while there are certainly a lot of us in the Sunshine State, it’s a lot harder to find an experienced, knowledgeable professional you’re willing to trust with your future.

 

At The Injury Law Firm of South Florida, it is our mission to make sure Floridians get the settlement they deserve and that the liable [..]

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 [..]

A Journey through the History of Personal Injury Law

The roots of personal injury law run all the way back to ancient Greek and Roman times, when legal processes were introduced to allow citizens to plead grievances against a guilty party.

 

To help them to present their case, plaintiffs were permitted to enlist the aid of a companion who was knowledgeable about local laws. Although traditionally these early examples of personal injury lawyers were not allowed to [..]

8 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer

Just as you wouldn’t hire a doctor, contractor, or a therapist who isn’t trustworthy or experienced, you should tread carefully when choosing a personal injury lawyer.

 

 

With you and your family’s health and finances in jeopardy, you cannot afford to work with anyone but the best attorney possible.

 

But how do you distinguish a mediocre attorney from a great one? How do you find an attorney [..]

Is the Personal Injury Stigma Stopping You from Fighting?

Does seeing a personal injury ad on TV make you suspicious? Maybe the face of a lawyer on a billboard makes you cringe. If you’re hesitant to trust personal injury attorneys, it’s okay—you’re not the only one. Unfortunately, personal injury law is often one of the most stigmatized areas of legal practice, and personal injury attorneys are sometimes considered conniving thieves who only have their own best interests in [..]

Watch Out for Holiday Dangers at Stores

Anyone who has gone to the mall on a Friday evening knows how dreadful and even downright threating the crowds can be—groups of teenagers everywhere, 20-somethings plowing through the crowds to grab the latest fashions for the weekend, parents shopping for whatever relatives have birthdays or parties coming up.

 

But now that holiday season is in full swing, running the mall gauntlet is riskier than ever. At this [..]