Accident And Injury (page 22)


Toxic Gas Levels Evacuate Walmart in Avalon Park, Florida

Breaking News: The Orlando Sentinel has reported that seven individuals have been hospitalized due to carbon monoxide exposure at a Walmart in Avalon Park, Florida...

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  • Aug 11, 2015

What You Need to Know About the Yaz and Yasmin Settlements

Recently, a number of lawsuits have been filed against Bayer alleging that it failed to properly warn of the health risks associated with its top...

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  • Jul 31, 2015

Do I Need to Contact an Attorney After a Car Accident?

In the aftermath of a car accident, it can be unclear when, or if, a motorist should call an attorney. Everything from the nature of...

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  • Apr 25, 2015

5 Tough Situations You Might Avoid When Consulting a Car Accident Attorney

Car accidents can be overwhelming and dealing with an insurance company doesn’t help. Making just one mistake while filing your claim can cost you money...

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  • Apr 25, 2015

Questions About Paying for Medical Care After an Injury?

In our line of work, we sometimes encounter clients who, after being injured, need financial assistance when it comes to covering their medical bills. After...

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  • May 5, 2014

Path to GM Defect Revelations Began with One Family's Tragedy – and Lawsuit

Without two parents’ commitment to justice in the wake of their daughter’s death in 2010, General Motors’ new CEO, Mary Barra, may never have had...

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  • Apr 11, 2014

Real Estate Market, Insurers Feeling Effects of Increased Sinkhole Activity

The strain caused by both the unpredictability of sinkholes and the increasing frequency with which they appear throughout Florida is being felt not only by...

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  • Aug 22, 2013

Your Rights After an Airplane Crash

Many questions exist in the aftermath of the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 last week, in which two people were killed and roughly 50...

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  • Jul 10, 2013

Cruise Ship Passenger Bill of Rights Assures Commitment to Guest Safety

In what some are calling a proactive public relations maneuver,  Cruise Lines International Association’s (CLIA) board of directors last week approved the adoption of  a...

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  • May 31, 2013

Johnson and Johnson Owes $11.1 Million in Vaginal Mesh Case

A New Jersey jury made a big statement to healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson, returning a verdict for $3.35 million in compensatory and $7.8 million...

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  • Mar 6, 2013

Independent Medical Exams: What You Should Know

When applying for workers’ compensation in Florida, an employer’s insurance carrier will ask an injured worker to submit to an “independent” medical examination (IME) by...

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  • Feb 7, 2013

NTSB Releases Report on February Brevard Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its findings after investigating a crash that occurred at the Melbourne International Airport in February. According to...

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  • Jan 4, 2013

What Duties Do Florida Landowners Have?

Although many people are not aware, Florida landowners have different duties to those entering their property, depending on the individual present. Although there is a...

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  • Dec 21, 2012

When Can Plaintiffs Recover for Emotional Damages

Medical bills for physical injuries, lost wages, and economic damages are all examples of damages recoverable that are tangible and easy to quantify. But what...

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  • Nov 30, 2012

New Florida PIP Law: How It Affects Injured Motorists' Rights

The Florida legislature’s changes in Personal Injury Protection (PIP) law due to take effect on January 1, 2013 were passed under the guise of preventing...

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  • Nov 21, 2012