Car Accident

The Dangers of Self-Driving Cars

It’s incredible how far technology has come in recent years, but it also can be slightly scary. While the world is racing to self-driving cars, SteinLaw has slightly hit the brakes due to the dangers that still exist when operating self-driving vehicles. As it turns out, we aren’t the only ones who are aware of how self-driving cars aren’t 100% danger free. Just recently The Wall Street Journal posted about the dangers of self-driving cars. Let’s take a closer look at what makes self-driving cars dangerous and what you should know.

How Do Self-Driving Cars Operate? Self-driving cars utilize several complicated systems to

Florida’s Liability Laws & Statute of Limitations

What are Florida’s Liability Laws & Statute of Limitations for a Car Accident Injury Lawsuit? In 2018, there were over 400,000 car accidents in Florida, resulting in over 250,000 injuries.  In 2017, Florida ranked third in the country when it came to the most car accident fatalities. Unfortunately, car accidents are a common sight within the sunshine state. And with more people moving to Florida, car accidents may become increasingly prevalent. If you have been in a car accident, you may not know your rights. If you intend to sue an insurance company, the government, a manufacturer, or another driver, you also need to

Florida Personal Injury Protection Insurance (PIP) – What You Need to Know

Currently, there are 12 states that have no-fault car insurance. If you have a car accident in these states, you must file a claim. This insurance then covers some of the medical and repair costs as outlined by your coverage. However, not until you face severe bodily damage or disfiguration are you eligible for compensation from the other party involved. To make up for this shortcoming, these states require all motorists to carry Personal Injury Protection (PIP). But what is PIP? Keep reading to learn all about PIP and how you can protect yourself in the case of a car accident. Personal Injury Protection

What are Florida’s Liability Laws & Statute of Limitations for a Car Accident Injury Lawsuit?

In 2018, there were over 400,000 car accidents in Florida, resulting in over 250,000 injuries.  In 2017, Florida ranked third in the country when it came to the most car accident fatalities. Unfortunately, car accidents are a common sight in the sunshine state. And with more people moving to Florida, car accidents may become increasingly prevalent. If you’ve been in a car accident, you may not know your rights. If you intend to sue an insurance company, the government, a manufacturer, or another driver, you also need to keep in mind the statute of limitations in Florida. Keep reading to learn about your

Florida 14 Day PIP – What you Need to Know

It goes without question that every state requires automobile insurance for vehicle owners.  However, each state has its own requirements as to the terms and provisions for coverage provided to drivers.  As a Miami car accident lawyer, helping those recover benefits and settlement proceeds stemming from personal injury is a top priority.  Specifically, it is incredibly important to be knowledgeable of Florida Statute, 627.736, which is commonly referred to as the “PIP Statute.” Why? A key aspect to a successful car accident case in Florida is prompt medical treatment.  In many cases, treatment is covered by the patient’s Personal Injury Protection,