Holiday Safety Tips

With all the traveling, shopping, and partying surrounding the holidays, it can be easy to get distracted and forget about our safety and security. Knowing how to take the right precautions should be top priority. Whether you are celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or the new year, you need to be aware of the safety issues Read More »

Going out Drinking This Holiday Season? Florida Dram Shop Liability

The holiday season is in full swing and people are heading out to bars and restaurants to enjoy time with friends and family. Many times DUI’s occur after someone has left one of these places too intoxicated to drive. The establishment that served the last drink that put a motorist beyond the limit may also Read More »

Burn Injury Cases

Since Thanksgiving is just around the corner and millions of people will be cooking, baking, and frying turkeys, I thought I would share some information on burn injuries. Burn injuries can be painful and severe. According to the American Burn Association, nearly 486,000 individuals are treated for burn-related injuries every single year. These types of Read More »

Halloween Without Horror

Kids love the mystic of Halloween: Dressing up in elaborate costumes, going out after dark, and trick-or-treating. Parents on the other hand are usually a little more apprehensive on October 31. Perhaps the reason is that, according to the National Safety Counsil (NSC), the month of October ranks No. 2 in motor vehicle deaths. Below Read More »

Common Causes of Boating Accidents

Boating offers the opportunity to explore the open waters; however, if these vessels are defective, or are operated recklessly and negligently, they may cause devastating accidents. Years back, I was with some friends in their boat heading back to the dock because a big storm was coming. On our way, we noticed a boat that Read More »

Statute of Limitations

Understanding the legal system can be extremely beneficial. The following notes can help you understand certain procedures regarding collecting compensation for your injuries. Time Is Of The Essence Many people believe they have been wronged and want to do something about it. Unfortunately, these individuals often lack experience in dealing with civil matters and they Read More »

Negligence or Strict Liability?

Both negligence and strict liability fall under the personal injury umbrella. In both cases, the plaintiff will generally file a lawsuit and seek some form of compensation for the injury or damage he or she was sustained at the hands of the defendant. Once the lawsuit is filed, the courts will decide on the type Read More »

Fair Warning: Notifying All Parties Involved

Filing a personal injury claim can be daunting. The process can be long and every detail must be analyzed and understood in order to move forward and win your case. If you’ve been injured in an accident and you want to file a personal injury claim, whether it is a car accident injury, a slip Read More »

The Dangers of Man’s Best Friend

Dog bites can be dangerous and traumatic, and more often than not, these bites result in serious medical problems. The most serious dog bite case I have ever handled involved a 2 year old whose face was bitten by a neighbor’s dog. The child had to undergo multiple surgeries and her face will never look Read More »

No Pain No Gain

We’ve all heard of the benefits of working out and going to the gym. Exercise increases our confidence and well being while lowering our chances of contracting diabetes, heart disease, strokes, and cancer. For many people, going to the gym is a necessity, and when we hit the treadmill or the weights we expect to Read More »