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July 2017 Archives

Danger of car-motorcycle accidents shown in fatal Florida crash

There are many motorcyclists in Florida. These riders will take to the open roads on their bikes and enjoy the warm weather and freedom that comes along with the ride. However, the activity can be a dangerous one. Motorcycle accidents are all too common and riders' vulnerability leaves them in danger of severe personal injury, long-term damage and even wrongful death. With these crashes, it is imperative that the case be investigated to determine its cause to help the family with a possible legal filing.

Truck accidents are worse with poor rear safety

Throughout Fort Lauderdale, large trucks are a frequent sight. These vehicles carry goods and provide jobs. But, they are massive, fast moving vehicles. And, being in a crash with one can lead to severe injuries, even death. Studies and safety advancements try to reduce those risks, but there is still much that can be done. One issue is a truck's rear underride and the dangers inherent with it.

Multi-state initiative meant to cut down on car accidents

Enforcement agencies in Florida and throughout the nation are constantly seeking methods to reduce the risks that drivers face when out on the road. Research and information is valuable when determining what causes car accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents and bicycle and pedestrian accidents. Armed with that information, it is not unusual for initiatives to be put into action to try direct methods in tamping down on certain behaviors. Such is the case with what is known as "Operation Southern Shield."

Typical personal injuries people have on cruise ships

Cruise ships are excellent ways for people to go on vacation and relax. In fact, according to a report by the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association, over 20 million people around the world went on cruises in 2014. While everyone is on these boats to have fun, some people unfortunately end up getting hurt on their voyages. 

Couple might lose $458K after botched real estate transaction

Florida real estate can be a lucrative investment whether it is to be in business for oneself or just to own a property and reside there. However, there are often traps that many people fall into and can be avoided if they are protected by a legal professional experienced in real estate law. Regardless of the type of real estate transaction it is, there is always the potential for unforeseen problems. Such was the case for a couple who purchased a property and later found out that there were unknown issues with the previous property owner and the sale.

Man visiting Florida killed in hit-and-run crash

Car accidents, bicycle and pedestrian accidents and more can happen at any time. When there is such an incident, those who were affected need to be aware of their right to seek compensation in a personal injury case. This is especially important if the accident results in a wrongful death.

Family files wrongful death case after crash with tennis star

No one in Florida is immune to being in an accident. It can happen to anyone regardless of their social standing, occupation, income and lifestyle. When there is a car crash, injuries, fatalities and the aftermath will affect everyone. Regardless of who it is, it is imperative that there be a full investigation into the circumstances and those who suffered loss of any kind have all the information necessary to consider a personal injury legal filing.

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