Helmet Safety and How They Can Save Lives

Helmet Safety and How They Can Save Lives

News that Florida leads the nation in motorcycle accident fatalities should not come as a surprise. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that the use of a helmet reduces the risk of dying in a motorcycle crash by 37 percent and the risk of suffering...
Community Spotlight: Metropolitan Ministries

Community Spotlight: Metropolitan Ministries

Kinney, Fernandez & Boire’s Community Action Program is a unique philanthropic effort that empowers employees to give time in the community through paid time off for volunteerism. Each month, the KFB Law blog will spotlight a Tampa nonprofit at which an employee...
Nursing Home Slip and Falls

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 room in a nursing home, but the high cost of care in a nursing...
Premise Liability in Condominiums and Home Associations

Premise Liability in Condominiums and Home Associations

As a general rule, Florida law holds owners, tenants or those in control of residential and commercial premises responsible when their negligence causes injury to someone lawfully on their property. Several legal issues, such as whether the injured party trespassed or...