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The Effects of Road Rage and Reckless Drivers on Miami Car Accidents

“@#%@!!!!!” It happens to all of us. Someone cuts us off or drives like they’re entitled to the road. They beep at you the millisecond the light turns green or you see them carelessly texting and driving. It’s okay to get angry or frustrated when these things happen. Why? Because those people are the ones

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How Much is the Average Car Accident Settlement?

Did you know that 6 million car accidents happen in the United States every year? What’s worse is 3 million people suffer from injuries in a car accident! If you’ve been in a car accident, you’re most likely dealing with insurance claims, possible medical bills, and emotional distress. Don’t panic because a car accident settlement can help

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Auto Accident Settlement Timeline: What You Can Expect in Court

Auto Accident Settlement Timeline: What You Can Expect in Court If you’ve been injured in an auto accident, there is a long process ahead before you’ll receive your settlement. Here’s an auto accident settlement timeline. Consulting with Experts The first thing you should do after being involved in an accident is contact an expert.  It’s

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What You Need to Know About Halloween and Drunk Driving in Florida

To some, Halloween is the holiday of the year. Children roam the streets on trick or treat escapades while adults make their way to themed parties. Unfortunately, once alcohol is added to the mix, the results can be horrific for those who are driving anywhere in Florida. Every day, almost 29 people in the United

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5 Reasons to Contact an Attorney After a Car Accident

Did you know there were over 6.3 million car accidents in the US in 2016? That same year, a record-breaking 40,200 people died in such accidents–a 6% increase from 2015. If you were recently involved in a car accident, we hope it was a minor crash. And if you walked away with minimal injuries or damage to your car,

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What to Do If You Are in a Rideshare Accident?

Rideshares have revolutionized how we get around, but they’ve also introduced some sticky legal problems. Follow these steps if you’re involved in an Uber or Lyft rideshare accident. Call the Police Like any type of car accident, you should call the police if there’s significant damage and once it’s safe to do so. The officer

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Why Does My Neck/Back Hurt After a Car Accident?

Many people who experience car accidents wind up with a host of medical issues. While some people suffer very noticeable acute wounds like bone fractures and cuts, many find over time that their accidents have caused other problems as well. Neck and back pain are very common among car accident victims, even those who appear

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When Can I Sue for Damages After a Car Accident?

After a car accident, you may feel overwhelmed. In addition to recovering from injuries, you may see expenses for property damage and medical treatment piling up. Time away from work may prevent you from earning a living wage, and, in some cases, you may never regain your previous quality of life. In the wake of

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Florida Complicated Car Accident Case

Car accidents are not always cut and dry. Rather, sometimes finding blame for why an accident was caused can be painfully difficult. Brining a case to court doesn’t automatically help find blame, as you will see in the case Sewell v. Racetrac Petroleum, Inc. This case, from December 2017, shows just how long a Florida

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Appealing a Car Accident Ruling in Florida

Are you currently dealing with a lawsuit that involves a car accident in Florida? If you think that the outcome of this case could have been different and believe that you are due another chance, you may think about appealing the decision. That’s exactly what happened in the court case William J. Vickers v. Annie

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