Personal Injury Blog
What Are the Causes and Symptoms of Caput Succedaneum?
Morgan Gaynor | June 8, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
There are many different types of birth injuries that a baby may sustain during labor and delivery. Some may be beyond the control of the physician. Others are caused by medical negligence and wrongdoing. The fear of a birth injury can keep expectant parents awake at night. To be sure, errors and omissions by physicians,… read more
Can I Sue My Dentist For Malpractice?
Mark Roman | June 7, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
Many people don’t enjoy going to the dentist due to fear of pain or dislike of someone else’s hands in their mouths. However, dental care is an important health concern. Good dental hygiene improves your overall health. Regular checkups and cleanings can reduce the risk of developing gum disease, cavities, and other dental conditions. What… read more
What Happens if My Uber is in an Accident?
Morgan Gaynor | June 4, 2021 | Car Accidents
Uber is one of the most popular rideshare companies in Florida. Rideshare services have increased dramatically because people find them more convenient than traditional taxicabs. They can order, monitor, and pay for their Uber, all with a convenient mobile app. Unfortunately, Uber accidents are common. They are so common that Uber and other rideshare companies… read more
Are Car Accident Reports Public Record in Florida?
Mark Roman | June 2, 2021 | Car Accidents
When a matter is public record, documents filed with the court or a government entity are accessible by members of the public. For example, most lawsuits are matters of public record—you can review the documents filed in the lawsuit. Reports filed with a Florida government office are generally matters of public record, including car accident… read more
Florida Repeals No-Fault Auto Insurance System: What This Means For You
Morgan Gaynor | May 7, 2021 | Car Accidents
After years of failed efforts, the Florida legislature has finally gotten rid of its “no-fault” auto insurance system. Assuming Governor Desantis signs the law, Florida drivers will soon have to carry liability coverage rather than no-fault coverage. Basically, drivers will have to carry a car insurance policy that will protect them if they cause an… read more
Child Booster Seat/Restraint Laws in Florida
Morgan Gaynor | May 4, 2021 | Florida LAw
The child booster seat and restraint laws in Florida are designed to help reduce childhood injuries and deaths from traffic accidents. Children are unable to make decisions for themselves regarding their safety. Therefore, the legislature enacted laws to ensure parents and caregivers take steps to protect children in the event of a car crash. How… read more
How Much Does a Semi Truck Weigh?
Morgan Gaynor | March 31, 2021 | Truck Accidents
We share the road with semi-trucks in Florida each day. These large vehicles are responsible for transporting goods efficiently and effectively throughout the country. However, sharing the road with commercial vehicles can be dangerous. One of the reasons large trucks pose a danger to others on the road is their size. The weight and size… read more
What is the Difference Between Express and Implied Consent?
Morgan Gaynor | March 30, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
Medical errors can take on a number of different forms. One error that can support a medical malpractice suit is when a doctor fails to obtain a patient’s informed consent before performing a treatment or operation. When you consult with a doctor, you are entitled to a complete discussion about your condition and the associated… read more
Florida Statute Makes Windshield Repairs Free
Morgan Gaynor | March 23, 2021 | Florida LAw
Car accidents can cause quite a bit of damage to a vehicle. Even a minor car crash can cause dents, scrapes, and broken or cracked windows and windshields. A crack in your windshield can quickly spread and cause your entire windshield to shatter. Road debris and flying rocks can also crack or chip a windshield…. read more
Top 5 Most Important Safety Features for Cars
Mark Roman | March 5, 2021 | Car Accidents
Every year more than 38,000 people are killed in car accidents in America. On top of that, more than 4 million are injured. These statistics make the U.S. one of the most dangerous places to drive among developed nations. The good news about these troubling numbers is that every year new safety technologies are developed… read more