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What to do if you are in an accident with a rideshare vehicle

Ridesharing is any means of transportation in which multiple people use the same car, truck or van to arrive at a similar destination. Rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft offer easy access, usability and…

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4 Types Of Car Technology That Reduce Accidents

As the automobile industry evolves and the number of drivers increases, potential issues related to such a booming market become more evident. In fact, according to leading Tampa personal injury attorney firm Kinney, Fernandez &…

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Five Tips to Maximize Your Personal Injury Compensation Claim

There were more than 400,000 accidents in the state of Florida in 2017 alone, and those accidents can come with many consequences. From damages to your vehicle and physical injuries, to long-term side effects and…

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Stages Of A Personal Injury Lawsuit – Everything You Need To Know

Finding the Right Legal Representation Obviously, no one should try to handle a personal injury matter alone unless they carry a Bar certification. In other words, trying to figure everything out without a lawyer is…

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When Do You Have The Right To File A Lawsuit in Florida?

Victims of slip and falls, vehicle collisions and other situations that result in injuries or deaths frequently have a right to file a lawsuit for compensation. Injuries sometimes result from an unfortunate incident that happens…

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Nursing Home Slip and Falls

When a family member needs the services available in a nursing home, Florida offers 683 licensed facilities with more than 83,000 beds from which to choose. It costs almost $95,000 each year for a private…

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Have You Sustained Serious Injuries in a Pedestrian Accident?

It's unfortunate, but Tampa has seen a number of recent pedestrian accidents. Crosswalk accidents and bus stop accidents have dominated headlines and raised awareness of a problem that has grown increasingly troublesome over the past…

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Car Accident? Here Are 9 Documents Your Attorney Will Need

One of the most critical factors in building any personal injury case is documentation and evidence. From the moment that your car accident occurs, it becomes essential for you to begin cataloging important pieces of…

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How does your personal injury attorney get paid?

If you've been in an accident caused by the negligence of another person, you may contact a Tampa personal injury attorney to review your case. That attorney will meet with you to assess your claim…

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Your Insurance Policy should be carefully reviewed if your Auto Accident Injury Claim is denied.

What happens when your insurance company denies your auto accident injury claim?

As drivers, we purchase auto insurance to protect from injury or damage-related expenses stemming from an auto accident. You purchase your policy in good faith that the provider will pay the claim should your accident…

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Injured in a Drunk Driving Accident? Here’s What You Need to Know

Impaired motorists, drivers who get behind the wheel of their vehicles when while under the influence of alcohol, drugs or a combination of both, are responsible for 25 percent of fatal accidents in Florida. These drivers…

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What to do if you suspect nursing home abuse

According to the Population Reference Bureau, the total number of Americans age 65 or older will more than double by the year 2060. This is due in part to advances in health and extended life…

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Wrongful Death Claims: Who Can File in the state of Florida?

When someone suffers an injury because of the negligence, recklessness or carelessness of another party, the law allows the person to sue the individual or business responsible. Whether arising from a car accident, a fall…

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Recognizing a Traumatic Brain Injury

A traumatic brain injury is unlike a broken bone or other injuries suffered by victims of motor vehicle or other accidents. A traumatic brain injury can cause dramatic changes to someone's personality and impair sensory…

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If injured in a bus accident, an experienced Tampa Bay bus accident attorney can help you get the compensation you deserve.

Who Can You Sue If You’ve Been Involved in a Bus Accident?

Cars and other types of private motor vehicles are not the only methods that people use to get around in Florida. Public transportation systems throughout the state provide 270 million trips to riders each year.…

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