Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ: Slip, Trip & Fall Injuries I was struck by a baseball at a ballgame; can I sue?
When attending a major league baseball game, baseballs are frequently fouled off into the stands. It is also not uncommon for injuries to occur as a result of balls striking fans that are either inattentive or not able to react […]
FAQ: Car Accidents No Fault Coverage
My teenage son was driving my car and was involved in an auto accident. He had 3 passengers which I did not authorize, and they were all transported to the hospital by ambulance. Who is going to pay all these […]
FAQ: Car Accidents I was injured in Florida, but I live in another state or out of the country, can I still pursue a case?
Absolutely. The mere fact that you do not live in Florida, nor live in the United States, does not preclude you from pursuing a case. Our firm has handled thousands of cases for clients who live out of state or […]
FAQ: Slip, Trip & Fall Injuries I slipped and fell at Publix and they offered to pay my medical bills. Should I let them pay?
Unfortunately, many people become injured at Publix due to dangerously slippery floors, negligent employees and other dangerous circumstances. Many times, a Publix manager will create an incident report regarding the injury. The manager will typically gather up the contact information […]
FAQ: Slip, Trip & Fall Injuries I slipped and fell at Publix. What do I need to prove in order to show that they were negligent?
Publix is one of Florida’s most successful retailers. They are a favorite amongst most Floridians, with over 700 stores throughout the State. While most of Publix’s retail locations are clean and tidy, there are occasions where Publix employees are negligent […]
FAQ: Slip, Trip & Fall Injuries If I slip and fall in a restaurant but the insurance company denies the claim, can I still collect money without filing a lawsuit?
In most slip and fall cases that occur in a restaurant if the insurance company denies liability for the claim typically the only other option you have is to file a lawsuit and let a jury decide if the restaurant […]
FAQ: General I settled my personal injury case but I am still hurt and need further treatment, can I reopen my case?
This question is not easy to answer but the most likely answer is No. Sometimes when someone gets into an accident your attorney can sue several people. So if your attorney settles with one defendant, and there are other defendants […]
FAQ: Car Accidents I was rear-ended by another vehicle and the driver admitted fault. Why do I need a lawyer?
Many people believe that if they have been rear-ended by another vehicle, there is no need for them to hire a lawyer because they can simply deal with the Defendant’s insurance company directly. They feel that the insurance company will […]
FAQ: General Do Personal Injury attorneys only handle car accidents and slip and falls?
Answer: Absolutely not. Personal Injury attorneys handle a variety of injury cases. The question to ask yourself to determine if you should call a personal injury attorney is simple: Were you or someone you know injured in any way shape […]
FAQ: Motorcycle Accidents Motorcycle Law Changes In Florida Effective February 2015
As of February 2015 the laws have changed that now require motorcycle owners to purchase insurance to drive a motorcycle. The minimum amount of insurance that is recommended to purchase would be $10,000 per person with a maximum of $20,000 […]