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Tips for Motorcycle Safety and Awareness

Motorcyclists love being able to cruise out over the open road and participate in social “runs.” But what happens when a good time goes wrong? If you were riding and were hit, either by another motorcyclist or vehicle, you need a motorcycle accident attorney. Motorcyclists don’t have the protection that’s available to standard vehicle drivers,…

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Living With a Spinal Cord Injury

From slip and fall cases to bad trucking accidents, spinal injuries happen. You would be surprised to learn how many different accidents can lead to spinal injuries. A personal injury attorney is your first step towards financial recovery, but you still have to manage your day to day activities as well. Living with a spinal…

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Woman Pleads Guilty In Crash That Killed Family Of Three

Amber Perera pled guilty of all charges against her including 3 charges of DUI manslaughter, among others, which could result in a sentencing of 91.5 years in prison, Tampa Bay Times reports. Reaching this plea was however not an easy road to travel. After causing a multi-car accident on the Selmon expressway that killed, a…

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Common Traffic Law Violations That Lead to Wrecks

No one is the perfect driver. However, if you take care to follow basic traffic laws constantly, you’ll be in pretty good shape. There are times when other drivers, however, fail to follow the law, and it results in innocent driver’s taking on serious injuries. These common traffic law violations can have a massive impact…

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Can A Passenger Be at Fault for a Crash?

Florida is a no-fault state which uses a very different rule structure than other states when it comes to handling insurance claims and compensation. However, that doesn’t mean that a passenger can’t be sought out for compensation in times of negligence or carelessness. When it comes to handling issues with car accidents, you’ll need the…

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What is the Timeline During a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

While there is no such thing as a ‘typical’ personal injury case, there is a rough timeline on what to expect. Each aspect may take days, weeks, or months, but overall, the effort put in is worth it. When you are struggling to pay bills or to recover from an injury that came from someone…

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Does an Injured Passenger Have Rights?

You’re riding with a friend, family member, coworker, or maybe even an Uber driver. Then the unexpected happens, you’re in a car accident, and as a passenger, you’re injured. An injury as a passenger is more complicated than an injury as a driver. When you’re the driver, you can work with the insurance companies directly.…

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Defamation, Personal Injury, and Protecting Yourself

In 2019 personal injury can come in many varied forms. You can now initiate a personal injury case simply because of what someone has said online or to someone else in public. These types of personal injury cases related to defamation, more commonly known as slander or libel. Consult a personal injury lawyer in Tampa,…

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How Long Do You Have to File a Personal Injury Claim in Florida?

If you have an applicable personal injury, then you have approximately four years to file a claim. However, the nuances that come with any legal situation make this clear-cut answer a little challenging to handle at times. Most cases will have four years from the date of the injury. When filing an insurance claim, you…

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What Damages Can You Seek in a Tampa Personal Injury Case?

Personal injury cases hardly ever come with only medical bills involved. People miss work, are unable to perform daily activities easily, and experience other forms of loss. The most common cause of personal injury cases involves auto accidents. Car wrecks are known for leaving people with severe injuries that can lead to months or years…

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