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Can You Sue a Hotel for Negligent Security?

Hotel stays are meant to be relaxing and carefree. When you check into your room, you expect to be safe and secure throughout the duration of your stay. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case. Hotel guests can sometimes fall victim to crimes such as theft, assault, and other heinous acts. They also sometimes sustain injuries in accidents caused by the hotel…

Determining Fault in a Rideshare Accident

When two or more cars are in an accident, the process of determining fault can be complicated. In a rideshare car accident (Uber, Lyft, etc.), things can be even more complicated, as there are multiple parties and entities involved. These rideshare services have made more than 11 billion trips combined since their introduction. Most of these rides happen without incident;…

Hit-and-Run Accidents: What to Do If You Have Been Injured?

It’s natural to feel confused, scared, and angry following a car or motorcycle accident, and this is particularly true if you are a victim of a hit-and-run crash. Unfortunately, these types of accidents are pretty common in the Sunshine State, and besides motorists, pedestrians also fall prey to them. As per Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FHSMV), hit-and-run accidents…

Top 8 Causes of Motorcycle Accident Cases in Miami

The pleasant weather and frequent sunshine in Miami, Florida create the perfect environment for motorcycle enthusiasts. People ride their motorcycles more often in Florida than in any other state in the country. Unfortunately, when there are more motorcycle riders on the road, the chances of accidents are pretty high. As per the National Highway Safety Administration, Miami-Dade County had the…

A Miami Birth Injury Attorney is Essential to a Successful Case

The birth of a child is an amazing and magical moment, but when those experiences turn into sorrow because you have been victims of medical negligence committed by hospitals, doctors, or nurses, it can be devastating. If your child has been hurt in Miami during childbirth, you need an experienced Miami birth injury attorney on your side to safeguard your…

Miami is Dangerous For Pedestrians

In what comes as no surprise, Florida in the 2nd deadliest state for pedestrians.  Consistent therewith, Miami Dade is the 14th most dangerous city in the country for pedestrians. Attis point, walking in Florida is hazardous to your health. Miami-Dade and Broward counties are among the most dangerous places to be a pedestrian in the United States. According to the…

What Is My Case Worth?

The process of determining the value of a personal injury claim is essentially pretty straight-forward, but can get complicated when inputing all of the unique facts of the case. In order to estimate the settlement value of your personal injury case, we must first do a financial and legal analysis of all the elements leading up to and stemming from…

How to Make a Claim Against the Person Responsible For Your Injury

Accidents can happen when we least expect. Whether it’s a traffic accident, medical malpractice, slip and fall, or other scenario, accidents can have the most devastating effects, even resulting in serious injury or wrongful death. While you may not remember every detail of how you became injured, most accidents are anything but accidental in reality. For example, in car collisions,…

Things To Remember When Dealing With Insurance Companies After A Car Accident

The events following a car accident can be overwhelming for those involved. Victims have to face medical treatment and recovery, getting back into work, and taking care of their damaged vehicle all within a short timeframe. Unfortunately, they also have to deal with an insurance company that may seem like it is fighting them every step along the way. It…