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Is Motorcycle Lane-Splitting Legal in Florida?

Were you involved in a motorcycle accident when you were lane splitting? In a comparative fault state like Florida, every detail matters when it comes to how much compensation you can receive after you have been injured in a motorcycle accident. What is lane splitting? Is it dangerous? Is lane splitting legal in Florida? Can

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Gas Explosions: Who Is Liable for Damages?

When natural gas, methane, hydrogen, and other types of flammable gases are ignited, it results in a gas explosion. These incidents can be devastating for both human life and the environment.  A 2018 report by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) states that natural gas explosions are responsible for roughly 4,200 house fires each year.

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Surfside Champlain Towers Condominium Building Collapse Leaves Unanswered Questions

Early Thursday morning, June 24, 2021, at around 2:00 a.m., a multistory condominium building in Surfside, Florida partially collapsed. The condo complex, known as The Champlain Towers, consists of 3 multistory residential buildings located on Collins Avenue right along the beach. The South Tower, which was built in 1981, essentially collapsed within itself in the

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Changes to the PIP Law: How Are You Impacted?

As of January 1, 2022, the PIP law is going to change in Florida. PIP laws, or personal injury protection, have ended. The regulation, known as Senate Bill 54, will make it harder for Floridians to sue their insurance companies for bad faith. The reason this bill became so popular is that it will reduce

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Who Is Responsible In a Bridge Collapse and What Should You Do?

Most people take bridges for granted. After all, if the infrastructure of Venice (which is centuries old and literally submerged in water) is still standing, surely modern bridges are safe. Especially for city dwellers, bridges are a dime a dozen and an important part of the daily commute. But sometimes our engineering systems fail to

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Possible Neck and Back Injuries After a Car Accident

When you’ve just been in a car accident, there are lots of things going through your mind. Everything seems like a priority, but the most important thing to do is to make sure you’re okay physically. One of the worst things you can do is downplay any discomfort or symptoms that you’re having. What might

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Why Do I Need a Florida Negligent Security Lawyer?

Security is a major factor when choosing a property to rent. But what if a security breach happens and either you or your loved one is injured? Can you hold the property owner accountable for the insecurity breach? Well, yes you can! Property owners are tasked with the responsibility of ensuring the safety of their

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