Accident And Injury (page 21)


Alcohol-Related Auto Accident Kills 6-Year-Old, Paralyzes 3-Year-Old

Alcohol has been cited by Georgia State Police as a factor in a car crash in Blue Ridge]1, Georgia that killed a 6-year-old girl and...

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  • Jul 22, 2011

What Happens If I'm Injured on the Job?

The aftermath of a Florida workplace injury is often a confusing and overwhelming process, with the pursuit of compensation for workplace injuries often leaving injured...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Despite Fatal Crash While Drowsy, Georgia Bus Driver Keeps License

Despite being drowsy in an October 2010 crash that took the life of a student, a Carroll County school bus driver will not lose his...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Signing a Waiver May Not Prevent You from Filing Medical Malpractice Claim

Many people have the false impression that if they sign a waiver before a medical procedure they will be left without legal recourse if anything...

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  • Jul 15, 2011

Georgia Dram Shop Law Extended

The Georgia Supreme Court has overturned a lower court ruling in a 6-1 decision, stating that a Clinch County convenience store can be held liable...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Florida Ranks as Most Dangerous State for Pedestrians

According to a report by Washington-based Transportation for America (T4A), Florida is the most dangerous state for pedestrians. Using a devised rating system called the...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Florida Parasailing Death Results from Boat Malfunction

The U.S. Coast Guard and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are investigating the events of a catastrophic maritime accident that led to the...

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  • Jul 5, 2011

Georgia Truck Accident Leaves DOT Worker Injured

A Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) worker, 27-year-old Troy Moore of Conyers, was injured when he was struck by a tractor trailer along Interstate 85...

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  • Jun 28, 2011

Steps to Take After an Auto Accident

Whether you’re a new driver or a veteran on the road, you should always be prepared in the event of an auto accident. Because millions...

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  • Jun 23, 2011

Florida Statutes of Limitations and How It Affects Your Case

If you want to file a lawsuit, there is a certain period of time during which a case can be filed; this is called the...

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  • Jun 2, 2011

Coal Mine Disaster Result of Owner's Negligence

According to the New York Times, a comprehensive investigation assembled by a team of independent contractors discovered a “pattern of negligence” caused the 2010 West Virginia...

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  • May 23, 2011

Pick Your Attorney Carefully

I am Joe Taraska, a trial attorney with Morgan and Morgan. Over the last 38 years of practice one of the most [frequent legal questions]...

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  • Mar 30, 2011

Slip and Fall Verdict Achieved by Attorney Adam Brum

Adam Brum of Morgan and Morgan’s Tampa office has achieved a $870,467.60 premises liability verdict on behalf of a client who slipped and fell on...

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  • Dec 2, 2010

Bars May Be Liable For Actions of Drunk Patrons: Florida Dram Shop Act

Florida, like most states, has what’s known as a “Dram Shop” Act. What these statutes do, essentially, is provide a way to sue an establishment...

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  • Jan 13, 2010