How Minor Accidents Can Lead to Severe Injuries

Minor car accident

mmm / 05-20-2023 / Auto Accidents

Car accidents happen across the country every day, often ranging in severity. However, even when a car accident seems minor, victims may still suffer from severe injuries. Sometimes, when a person walks away from a minor car accident, they may not be experiencing any symptoms due to the adrenaline and shock they feel after the […]


How Are Damages Calculated in a Personal Injury Claim?

personal injury claim

mmm / 05-15-2023 / Personal Injury

Whether you were injured in a car accident or slip-and-fall, being involved in a personal injury accident can leave you with serious physical injuries and significant financial losses. In order to get the compensation you deserve for your losses and injuries, you need to file a Florida personal injury claim. When filing your personal injury […]


Chloe’s Law: What It Is and How It Can Save Lives on Florida Roads


mmm / 05-10-2023 / Personal Injury

Whenever a driver gets behind the wheel, countless risk factors can lead to disaster. One risk that many drivers do not even consider is the possibility of drowning. Tragically, this risk became reality in 2005 for 21-year-old University of Central Florida student Chloe Arenas after she lost control of her car and drowned as a […]


Central Florida’s Worst Counties for Car Accidents

Orlando map

mmm / 05-05-2023 / Car Accident

If you live in Central Florida, you are no stranger to the stressful driving conditions that often plague the congested roadways. With Florida’s ever-growing population leading to suffocating traffic conditions, many drivers can become reckless behind the wheel when trying to beat the wait times and reach their destination. However, these worsening driving conditions have […]


What to Do After a Florida Electric Scooter Accident

Electric scooter

mmm / 04-16-2023 / E-Scooter Accidents

Many Floridians have seen electric scooters zipping about and strewn across the streets of Orlando and other Florida cities. While electric scooters provide a convenient method of transportation that can be fun for sightseeing, e-scooters introduce unique hazards to riders and others on the road. When operated or maintained improperly, e-scooters can cause severe accidents […]


Recovering Compensation After a Florida Golf Cart Accident

Golf Cart Accident

mmm / 04-12-2023 / Personal Injury

Golf carts provide a convenient means of low-speed transportation, and many Floridians enjoy the fun and convenience of riding in a golf cart both on and off the course. Unfortunately, golf carts offer few safety features for riders, and accidents can leave victims facing severe and often life-altering injuries. If your golf cart accident occurred […]


5 Ways Motorcyclists Can Avoid Blind Spots

Motorcycle and cars on street

mmm / 04-08-2023 / Motorcycle accident

Florida motorcyclists are much more exposed to the elements and potential accidents than the typical motorist. Motorcycles lack seatbelts and a protective steel frame and are small enough to fit entirely into a car or truck’s blind spot. When a motorcycle rides in another vehicle’s blind spot, the other driver can miss them completely when […]


What to Do if Your Child Is Injured in a Florida School Bus Accident

school bus rolled over in accident

mmm / 04-04-2023 / Auto Accidents

As you send your child off to board the school bus in the early morning, you have faith that they will arrive at school safely. Unfortunately, the worst-case scenario can occur, and you may get a call from the school informing you that your child suffered injuries in a bus accident. To make matters worse, […]


Why Expert Witnesses Are Important to Your Truck Accident Claim

truck accident claim

Michael Damaso / 03-20-2023 / Truck Accident

Truck accidents can be much more severe than a wreck with a standard motor vehicle. Due to their sheer size and weight, truck accidents can cause extensive property damage and more life-threatening injuries. To make matters worse, filing a claim for compensation can also be more legally complex. Fortunately, a skilled attorney can partner with […]


Why Are Truck Accidents on the Rise Across the United States?

collision between a truck and a car

Michael Damaso / 03-15-2023 / Truck Accident

Large trucks and 18-wheelers are a common sight on I-4 and other Florida highways. Commercial vehicles are significantly larger and heavier than standard cars, and accidents involving them can cause life-altering injuries. Unfortunately, truck accidents are on the rise across the United States. According to the National Traffic and Highway Safety Association (NHTSA), fatalities from […]


What Does Vicarious Liability Mean in a Truck Accident Claim?

Liability in a truck accident claim

Michael Damaso / 03-10-2023 / Truck Accident

Many Orlando residents have seen the devastation a truck accident can cause with their own eyes. Often, truck accident victims suffer severe physical, emotional, and financial injuries that significantly impact their daily lives. While many accident victims assume the negligent driver is responsible for their damages, you may also be able to hold the truck […]


How to Determine Responsibility After a Truck Accident in Florida

Truck Accident

Michael Damaso / 03-05-2023 / Truck Accident

While many truckers and trucking companies take safety standards incredibly seriously, this is not always the case. If a truck driver or trucking company behaves negligently, they can cause an accident and severely injure victims. Additionally, truck accident victims are forced to contend with lengthy hospital stays and extended time off of work. If you […]


What to Do if You’re in a Car Accident While Pregnant

pregnant woman driving a car

Michael Damaso / 02-17-2023 / Car Accident

While car accidents can be frightening under normal circumstances, they can be even more terrifying if you are expecting. To make matters worse, it may be challenging to tell if your unborn child suffered any injuries. If you are driving while pregnant, it is essential to understand what steps to take after an accident to […]


A Guide to Multi-Car Accidents in Florida

multi-car accident

Michael Damaso / 02-12-2023 / Car Accident

While any car accident can be a terrifying experience, it can be even more harrowing when more than two vehicles are involved. Multi-car accidents can cause severe injuries that require lengthy hospital stays or extended time off of work. These expenses can add up quickly, overwhelming victims and their families.  If you have been injured […]


Do Car Accident Photos Matter in Your Case?

Car accident photos

Michael Damaso / 02-07-2023 / Car Accident

A car accident can happen in a blink of an eye and can leave victims feeling confused and unsure of their next steps. The moments immediately following an accident can be overwhelming, yet the actions you take during these critical moments can significantly impact your claim for compensation. For instance, your attorney may be able […]


5 Tips for Driving With an Infant to Avoid Accident Injuries

Father fasten his baby in car seat

Michael Damaso / 02-03-2023 / Car Accident

New parents often experience nerves and anxiety when worrying about their child’s health and safety. These fears can be compounded when driving with a baby on board. While every parent wants to keep their precious cargo as safe as possible, it can sometimes be more challenging than it sounds. However, taking appropriate safety precautions can […]


How Much Is a Motorcycle Accident Claim Worth in Florida?

Florida motorcycle accident claim

Michael Damaso / 01-16-2023 / Motorcycle accident

Motorcycles give many individuals in Florida a rush of excitement as they take in the state’s beautiful scenery. However, some of the features that make motorcycles so thrilling can also leave bikers exposed and vulnerable in the event of an accident. Motorcycle accident victims often suffer severe injuries and may require lengthy hospital stays and […]


What Rights Do Motorcycle Passengers Have After a Crash in Florida?

motorcycle passenger directing the way to motorcycle taxi driver

Michael Damaso / 01-12-2023 / Motorcycle accident

Many Floridians enjoy the freedom and excitement of riding on the back of a motorcycle. While many consider motorcycles as single-person vehicles, many can accommodate passengers. Unfortunately, motorcycle passengers may suffer severe injuries and long-term complications when accidents occur. If you have suffered an injury as a passenger in a motorcycle accident, you may have […]


How Are Motorcycle Accidents Investigated in Florida?

Investigating a Florida Motorcycle Accident

Michael Damaso / 01-08-2023 / Motorcycle accident

Riding a motorcycle is an exciting way to get from point A to point B while taking in Florida’s fresh air and picturesque scenery. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents can happen instantly and have significant lasting consequences on your daily life. If you have been involved in a motorcycle collision in Florida, it is essential to understand […]


Will Making an Uninsured Motorist Claim Raise My Insurance Rates in Florida?

broken car

Michael Damaso / 01-04-2023 / Auto Accidents

Motor vehicles are many Floridian’s primary means of transportation. Unfortunately, whether you are driving to work, school, or a social event, an accident may drastically alter your plans. Recovering from a car accident can have significant physical, emotional, and financial consequences for victims and their families. These issues may be even more challenging to contend […]


7 Mistakes to Avoid After a Florida Truck Accident

truck accident in Florida

Michael Damaso / 12-19-2022 / Truck Accident

While moments following a truck accident can be confusing and devastating, they’re also crucial when seeking compensation. There are several mistakes that truck accident victims make that can impact their claims. Knowing the mistakes to avoid can help you protect your case and get the best compensation. Our experienced Florida truck accident lawyers know the […]


How Often Are Truck Accidents Caused by Driver Fatigue?

Tired truck driver feeling sleepy

Michael Damaso / 12-13-2022 / Truck Accident

Impaired driving (such as fatigue) was reported by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to be the second most common cause of truck accidents in 2020. Like intoxicated driving, driver fatigue leads to drowsiness behind the wheel, reduced focus and attention, slowed reaction times, and impaired judgment. Therefore, drivers experiencing fatigue are less likely […]


7 Tips for Preserving Evidence in a Florida Truck Accident Claim

Preserved evidence after a truck accident in Florida

Michael Damaso / 12-09-2022 / Truck Accident

With about 77,500 truck drivers, who estimate 9 in every 1,000 jobs, Florida is the fourth-biggest trucking state in the United States after Texas, California, and Pennsylvania. Although trucking is one of the most lucrative industries, having so many of these trucks on Florida highways and interstates often poses a danger to other cars on […]


Why You Should Never Give a Recorded Statement After a Florida Truck Accident

recorded statement

Michael Damaso / 12-04-2022 / Truck Accident

A recorded statement is an audio or video interview detailing an auto accident, usually taken by an insurance claims adjuster. If you have been involved in an auto accident, expect to be approached by a claims adjuster with questions about the incident. Whether the adjuster is from your insurance company or the other driver’s insurance […]


Can I Request Surveillance Camera Footage After My Florida Car Crash?

CCTV surveillance security camera

Michael Damaso / 11-24-2022 / Car Accident

If you’ve been involved in a car accident in Florida, you may be wondering if you can request surveillance camera footage to help prove what happened. The short answer is yes, you can request surveillance camera footage after your car crash in Florida. However, there are a few important things you should know before you […]


What to Avoid Saying at the Scene of a Car Accident

Police cars at night

Michael Damaso / 11-18-2022 / Car Accident

After an accident, you’re bewildered and shocked, and it can be difficult to know exactly what to say. It is important to remain calm and never admit fault or apologize for anything. These statements can be used against you by the other party’s insurance company to reduce or even deny your claim for the compensation […]


How Social Media Can Hurt Your Florida Personal Injury Case

Social media

Michael Damaso / 11-13-2022 / Personal Injury

In this digital age, sharing our triumphs and struggles on social media has helped us stay connected with friends and family, especially during times of stress. However, if you are involved in a Florida personal injury case, your use of social media can hurt your chances for a successful outcome. Insurance companies and defense attorneys […]


5 Types of Car Crashes Most Likely to Cause a TBI

traumatic brain injury after a car crash

Michael Damaso / 11-08-2022 / Car Accident

Car accidents can cause severe long-term injuries to all involved, such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, or broken bones. Some TBIs show immediately, while others take some time to manifest. Regardless of when they display, TBIs can be fatal or life-altering. Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can be severe and may result in life-long […]


Who Is Liable for a Beach Accident in Florida?


Michael Damaso / 11-03-2022 / Personal Injury

With the bright sun, roaring waves, and soft grating sand, the beach is a feast for the senses and an affordable way to create priceless memories. Since the beach is a popular spot for all sorts of activities, they tend to draw swarms of people and require lots of maintenance, so personal injury accidents are […]


Legal Steps You Can Take if Your Automotive Software Causes a Car Accident


Michael Damaso / 11-03-2022 / Uncategorized

No matter how safe or experienced a driver you may be, there are many different variables out of your control that can lead to a damaging car accident. One possible cause of a severe accident is the failure of automotive software. If you have been in a car accident as a result of your automotive […]


Can I Sue if I Was Injured on a Vespa in Florida?


Michael Damaso / 10-31-2022 / Personal Injury

Scooting along in a Vespa is a fun and easy way to navigate city streets while taking in the renowned Florida sunlight. As a result of the increased public use of these vehicles, it’s become more common for people to experience injuries while riding them. However, many riders are unsure when a Vespa injury warrants […]


How to Know if Your Car is Totaled


Michael Damaso / 10-27-2022 / Auto Accidents

You’ve likely witnessed processions of crushed vehicles being hauled together on trucks. You could undoubtedly identify those cars as being totaled, but it’s not always clear when a car isn’t worth repairing. After a particularly bad wreck, your heart may sink upon realizing the damage is so substantial it may not be fixable or worth […]


When Is a Pedestrian At-Fault After a Florida Car Crash?

pedestrian crossing while a vehicle is driving fast

Michael Damaso / 09-30-2022 / Car Accident

When pedestrians cross the street, they do not benefit from steel frames, airbags, or other safety features that come standard on cars. Despite their vulnerability, sometimes pedestrians are not immune from fault in an accident. If a pedestrian behaves negligently and causes an accident, they may bear liability for the other parties’ injuries. If you […]


What Weather Conditions Cause the Most Car Accidents?

car driving in the rain on a wet road

Michael Damaso / 09-22-2022 / Car Accident

Hazardous weather conditions can cause devastating car accidents that drastically alter the lives of victims. While many Floridians rarely have to contend with hazards such as ice and snow, they are exposed to the most hazardous weather condition of all: rain. According to the Federal Highway Administration, rain and wet pavement cause hundreds of thousands […]


What You Should Know About Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer in Florida

lawyers or attorneys discussing a contract agreement

Michael Damaso / 09-17-2022 / Personal Injury

Suffering an injury in a sudden accident can be painful and overwhelming. These feelings can be especially challenging to contend with if another person’s negligence caused your accident. If you have been injured in an accident, you may be wondering if you have legal recourse against the party responsible for your injuries. However, it can […]


6 Tips to Stay Safe as a Pedestrian in Florida

Woman crossing street at pedestrian crossing

Michael Damaso / 09-11-2022 / Pedestrian Accident

Whether you are exercising, walking to work or school, or picking up a few items from a local shop, Orlando’s streets can be full of dangers for pedestrians. In an instant, a negligent driver can drastically alter the life of a pedestrian and cause catastrophic injuries. While it is impossible to control a driver’s actions, […]


8 Alarming Statistics About Accidents Involving Emergency Vehicles

an ambulance racing through the rain

Michael Damaso / 09-06-2022 / Auto Accidents

When you call 911 for an emergency, you expect police officers, firefighters, or emergency medical services to arrive on the scene swiftly to provide aid. Unfortunately, not all emergency responders behave responsibly behind the wheel, and police cars, fire trucks, and ambulances are involved in thousands of accidents yearly. Accidents involving emergency vehicles typically occur […]


When Should You Start Practicing Driving With Your Teen in Florida?

Practicing driving with your teen in Florida

Michael Damaso / 08-21-2022 / Car Accident

The moment they enter high school, many teens want to start driving. After all, teens on TV get to drive on their own. Teens are excited about the sense of freedom and independence that driving gives them. As a parent, you may be a little less excited and a little more nervous. Driving can be […]


4 Safety Tips for Driving During Hurricane Season in Florida

highway green signs for international airport in Florida

Michael Damaso / 08-15-2022 / Auto Accidents

Florida’s summer months are known for being filled with lots of afternoon storms and showers. It’s already dangerous to be on the road when a sudden storm hits, windshields fog up, and roads become slippery, but most experienced drivers, especially their Florida natives, know how to navigate the occasional summer storm. Unfortunately, Florida drivers (native […]


3 Motorcycle Safety Tips

vintage motorcycle on dirt road

Michael Damaso / 08-10-2022 / Motorcycle accident

There tends to be a bias that motorcycle riders are reckless and careless because of their choice of transportation. However, most experienced and passionate riders prioritize safety. They understand that when they climb onto their bikes, they’re taking a risk, but that’s why motorcycle safety is critical. Older riders often stress to younger and inexperienced […]


3 Dangers of Summertime Driving in Florida

Miami traffic driving to Miami beach Florida

Michael Damaso / 08-05-2022 / Auto Accidents

For many, summer is the best season of the year because they get a much-needed break. Whether it’s students thrilled to be free from homework or adults grateful for a few days away from work when summer rolls around, it’s exciting. Unfortunately, statistically, summer is also known as the deadliest time of year, especially for […]


Can I Be Held Liable for a No Contact Accident in Florida?


Michael Damaso / 07-28-2022 / Auto Accidents

It is no secret that driving in Florida can be stressful and even dangerous. With a wide range of drivers on the road, from inexperienced first-time drivers to tourists who are unfamiliar with the area, car accidents can occur when least expected. While car accidents may be caused by one or more cars hitting another, […]


Can I Lose My Home if I’m at Fault in a Florida Car Accident?


Michael Damaso / 07-26-2022 / Auto Accidents

Whenever a person gets behind the wheel of their car, they are at risk of being involved in a car accident. All drivers hold a duty of care to act reasonably when driving in order to avoid causing an accident. However, everyone makes mistakes. If you have caused a car accident in Florida, you may […]


Determining Who Is Liable in a Crash With a Broken-Down Car


Michael Damaso / 07-21-2022 / Auto Accidents

Many Florida drivers are familiar with car accidents between two or more drivers where one behaved recklessly or negligently and caused a crash. While determining liability can still be challenging after a standard car accident, it can be even more so in a crash with a broken-down car. Depending on the circumstances surrounding the accident, […]


3 Features of the I-4 Ultimate Project Intended to Improve Safety


Michael Damaso / 06-29-2022 / Auto Accidents

When Florida residents think of the infamous Interstate-4 or I-4, they likely associate it with stand-still traffic, constant construction, and less than safe driving conditions. In fact, I-4 has been deemed the nation’s deadliest highway due to the alarmingly high number of fatal accidents that occur along the roadway daily. While the highway has a […]


Can You Still Retain Compensation After a “Minor” Car Accident?


Michael Damaso / 06-21-2022 / Auto Accidents

A car accident can happen when least expected, leaving the victims with extensive injuries and losses. While not all car accidents are considered catastrophic, every car accident should be taken seriously by those involved. If you have been hurt in a minor car accident, it is crucial that you speak with a car accident lawyer […]


Who Is Responsible After a Rental Car Accident in Florida?


Michael Damaso / 06-14-2022 / Car Accident

Whether their own vehicle is in the shop or they are on vacation and want to drive a vehicle to get them to each stop along their itinerary, renting a car is a popular alternative to using rideshare platforms or public transportation. Renting a car comes with a lot of responsibility to bring the car […]


Everything You Need for Successful Academic Writing in One Place


Michael Damaso / 05-20-2022 / Personal Injury

What is a good essay writing service? Among many options available on the Internet nowadays, students experience difficulties when trying to find a truly reliable and high-quality platform. So, what characteristics should a website you can fully rely on have? They are the following: 24/7 availability of the platform and its customer service; 100% anonymity […]


Can You Still File a Car Accident Claim if the Negligent Driver Dies?


Michael Damaso / 05-17-2022 / Auto Accidents

If you have suffered injuries in an accident that resulted in the other driver’s death, you may be wondering if it is possible to recover compensation for your injuries. Many accident victims worry about the deceased driver’s family and may neglect their own need to recover their losses. However, if the deceased driver behaved negligently […]


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