Personal Injury

If you’ve been hurt in an accident, you may deserve compensation under the law. When your injuries are the result of another party’s negligence, you are entitled to financial relief and to hold the responsible party accountable for their actions. When filing a personal injury claim, you can recover for both economic and non-economic damages, including medical bills, property damage, and pain and suffering.

Here you’ll find resources that may answer some of your questions regarding personal injury accidents and legal compensation. To learn more, please contact our team of Miami personal injury attorneys.

4 Steps to Take After a Car Crash

Car accidents are traumatic and stressful events. You cannot always avoid a collision, but you can prepare yourself by knowing what to do if it does happen. The better you prepare for an accident, the more likely you will get a payout from your insurance company. Follow these four steps after a car crash, and …

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Is a Concussion a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Any harm that impacts the function of the brain is a traumatic brain injury. Although some people may assume that a concussion is not serious, it is considered a type of traumatic brain injury, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)1. The effects of a head injury can have lasting impacts on …

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Who pays for a rideshare accident?

Ridesharing services, like Uber and Lyft, give you a convenient way to get where you need to go without the hassle of using your own vehicle. Like many Americans, you may have started to use these services more and more to get to work, school, and other places. According to the Pew Research Center, as …

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The Three Most Dangerous Roads In Miami

Miami-Dade County has the deadliest roads in Florida, in part due to the higher population density and the popularity of the area as a vacation destination for both out-of-state tourists and Floridians alike. These three roads are the most dangerous in Miami. Interstate 95 Careless and negligent driving, incorrect lane changing and driving in the …

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Can You Sue a Nursing Home for Negligence in Florida?

Nursing homes exist to take care of our loved ones as they age. When our relatives are in a home, we expect caregivers to provide them with the help and comforts they need. Unfortunately, neglect is all too common in Florida nursing homes. If you suspect that your loved one is a victim of neglect …

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Seeking Compensation for Structural Failure Accidents

Structural failure accidents can cause catastrophic damage. Whether a building is under construction, undergoing repairs or in current use, the integrity of the components of the building is critical at any given time. Most people don’t stop to question the safety of the building they’re in at any given time. However, an accident can be …

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Personal Injury Lawsuit Timeline

Understanding the personal injury lawsuit timeline is very important. If you work too slow, you might miss deadlines that derail your case. But if you go too fast, you may resolve your case for a fraction of what it is really worth. Our Miami personal injury attorneys explain the general timeline of a case. How …

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How Are Personal Injury Settlements Paid Out?

Knowing how personal injury settlements are paid out can help you understand what to expect in your case. It can also help you plan for the best agreement to resolve your case. There are multiple ways that a personal injury settlement may be paid out, including a lump sum or a structured settlement. Our Miami …

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Legal Terms Used in Personal Injury Cases

If you’re considering filing a personal injury claim, you may have some questions about the common legal terms used throughout the process. Personal injury cases are complex, so it helps to understand the basics before you file your claim. Here are some legal terms that you may encounter in your personal injury case: Burden of …

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How to Sue for Emotional Distress

Emotional distress is an integral part of almost any tort claim. When you’re hurt in a car accident, slip and fall or even if you don’t suffer a physical injury, you may wonder how to go about suing for emotional distress. Mental harm is a very serious injury that can impact your health and well-being, …

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