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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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A tailgating accident can have deadly injuries or consequences.

Tailgating Accident: What To Do If You’ve Been Involved In A Rear-End Collision

Following another vehicle too closely can have deadly consequences. It can take the length of a football field to stop a vehicle traveling at 60 mph. The required distance could be longer in adverse weather…

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Seemingly simple fireworks, such as these sparklers, can cause a serious burn injury

Burn Injury FAQ – Staying Safe this Fourth of July

According to the CDC, more than 1.1 million burn injuries occur each year for which people seek medical care. The Fourth of July is the busiest day for emergency responders called upon to treat burns…

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Image: Car Accident Headlight - Car accident injuries can have a long lasting impact.

Common Car Accident Injuries

The squeal of brakes, blaring of a horn and a deafening crash - there's no mistaking the sound and feel of a collision. Even a major car accident is over in a moment, but the…

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Improper maintenance of equipment may cause you to be injured at the gym

What should you do if injured at the gym?

With summer already here, many people are heading to the gym to stay healthy. As you head to your favorite gym, you may notice some pieces of workout equipment or unsterile areas that pose a…

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What should you do if injured in a hotel pool accident?

Summertime is upon us, which often means fun in the sun! As your family hits the road for their summer vacation, keep in mind that your hotel may not be following all of the necessary…

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Riding a motorcycle can be fun, but it also puts you at risk for these common motorcycle injuries.

Top 5 Most Common Motorcycle Injuries

Florida offers the perfect combination of weather and scenic beauty to make it a popular place for local residents and visitors to get out onto the open road on their motorcycles. The popularity of riding…

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A dog bite can inflict physical injury as well as pain and suffering.

What to do if you have suffered a dog bite from someone else’s dog

Dogs are often called "man's best friend," but that doesn't mean that they are necessarily everyone's friend. Regardless of size, a dog bite can inflict serious harm and personal distress on both adults and children.…

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Back up cameras in cars are installed avoid backover accidents

Backover Accidents Prompt Back-up Cameras To Now Be Required by Law

The alarming number of fatalities and injuries from backover accidents - accidents in which a person is struck by a passenger vehicle traveling in reverse - prompted the federal government to study ways to improve driver…

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How Florida Is Dealing With Distracted Driving

The number of motor vehicle accidents caused by distracted driving has continued to rise, according to the latest figures published by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. There were 50,190 collisions, which…

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What not to do after a car accident

The minutes that follow an auto accident can be an adrenaline rush. You might be stunned, frightened or even injured. In this video blog, Marcus Fernandez, from Kinney, Fernandez & Boire, P.A. covers some of…

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Car damaged in an accident. Learn how to know if you have a car accident case.

How Do I Know If I Have a Car Accident Case?

One of the first questions lawyers hear from people who have been injured in an accident in Florida is, "Do I have a car accident case?" The way the response is worded might differ, but…

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Accidents caused by teen drivers can make it difficult to determine who is liable.

Who is liable when a teen driver is in an accident?

Liability and responsible parties can differ when you are involved in a car accident with a teen driver in Tampa. Learn who is liable in an auto accident involving a teenage driver and how you…

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