Personal Injury

Difference Between a Workers Comp and a Personal Injury Claim in Florida

When you are injured, it can be easy to confuse the difference between filing a workers’ comp claim or a personal injury claim in the state of Florida. The reason these two claims are often confused is because of the similarities. Workers comp and personal injury claims both relate to being injured. However, the laws… read more

Filing a Personal Injury Case in Florida

If you have been in an auto accident and suffered an injury from someone’s negligence, you may be looking into filing a personal injury claim with an experienced Miami Personal Injury Attorney. When filing a personal injury claim in the state of Florida, it is important to follow the statute of limitations. Below you will… read more

THE MOST COMMON TYPES OF PERSONAL INJURIES SUFFERED BY CONSTRUCTION WORKERS (AND HOW TO BE COMPENSATED)

Twenty-one percent of those who died in job-related accidents in the U.S. in 2017 were construction workers. Scores of construction workers also suffer severe or disabling injuries. If you are injured at a construction site, speak at once with a Miami construction accident attorney. We rely on construction workers, but it’s a hazardous way to… read more

HOW LONG SHOULD I EXPECT MY MIAMI PERSONAL INJURY LAWSUIT TO TAKE (BEFORE I RECEIVE MY SETTLEMENT)?

Anyone can be suddenly injured in a traffic crash, a slip-and-fall incident, or a number of other accident scenarios. If you are injured in south Florida because another party was negligent, let an experienced Miami personal injury lawyer review your case and explain your rights. Exactly what are your rights if you’re an injured victim… read more

CAN VIDEO EVIDENCE HELP YOU WIN YOUR INJURY LAWSUIT? (HERE’S WHY VIDEO CAN BE IMPORTANT)

Here in south Florida, if another person accidentally and negligently injures you in traffic or in any other setting, and if the incident is captured on video, can that video be used by your personal injury attorney in Miami help you acquire compensation for medical bills and other losses with a personal injury claim? If… read more

How To Earn Compensation For Your Missed Work After An Injury

It can happen to anyone. You’re accidentally injured because someone else was negligent – another driver, for example, or a negligent property owner – and you’re out of work for weeks, months, or even longer. What is your recourse? Can a Miami car accident lawyer help? Your bills won’t stop coming in if you’re injured,… read more

What To Do If You’re Injured And Your Job Doesn’t Have Workers’ Comp Insurance

Workers’ compensation is insurance that an employer carries to provide benefits to employees who are injured in accidents on the job – without regard to fault. Florida requires all employers (with very few exceptions) to carry workers’ compensation coverage for their employees. This is something our Miami slip and fall lawyers know very well. Workers’… read more

Legal Options For Those Injured On Cruise Ships

Vacations are to be enjoyed, but you also need to be careful. As slip and fall lawyers in Miami, we know that airports are often packed with passengers in a hurry toting heavy bags and luggage – a perfect scenario for severe injuries. Airports, hotels, attractions, and cruise ships can be held liable if the… read more

Factors That Can Affect The Value Of Your Personal Injury Settlement

A traumatic personal injury caused by someone else’s negligence can happen to anyone. You don’t have to be injured in a traffic accident. You could sustain a serious dog bite, slip on a wet floor at a restaurant, or sustain a severe injury from a faulty power tool or home appliance. What’s your recourse here… read more

Can A Personal Injury Affect Your Mental Health?

Personal injury cases are usually based on the physical injuries that one person suffers because a second person was negligent in a traffic collision or in some other accident scenario. Serious accidents, however, can also cause real and significant psychological injuries. Can you be compensated for the mental injuries as well as the physical injuries… read more