Children’s Injury

What You Should Know About Car Seat Safety

Strapping your child into the car is a critically important action for your child’s safety in the event of an accident. No one can predict a crash, but you can prepare for one as a parent. One study found that at least 618,000 children rode in vehicles without the appropriate car seat at least some of the time. About 35% of children ages 12 and younger who died in car accidents in 2015 were not buckled up. Help keep your child from becoming a statistic. Get the facts on car seat safety to protect your precious cargo. Always Read Manufacturer’s Guidelines When

10 Toys Parents Should NOT Get Their Kids

As a parent, you already worry about the safety of your child – you shouldn’t have to worry about added risks from defective and dangerous toys. Unfortunately, defective products are a part of life as consumers in America. Here are 10 toys to avoid:

Peppa Pig’s Muddy Puddles Family

Manufacturer: Jazwares, LLC Retailers: Target, Amazon.com The warning label on this toy includes a choking hazard due to small parts. However, this choking label mysteriously disappears on some of this product’s packaging. Other packages of the same toys say they are safe for children as young as two, with no choking warning.

Kids Time Baby Children’s

Only Certain Situations Arise that Lead to a Parent’s Liability for the Conduct of their Child

JANUARY 10, 2017: As an Aventura Personal Injury Attorney, negligence cases surrounding children are frequently a challenge, for the question invariably arises pertaining to the liability of parents for the actions of their child.  Naturally, a minor can be held liable for negligence, but rarely does a child have the resources to satisfy a judgment in favor of an injured person.  Consequently, accident lawyers are always finding ways to implicate the parents in the lawsuit assuming adequate grounds exist.  Nevertheless, Florida courts have ruled on this issue many times in the past, including just recently in late 2016. In William Perez and

Beach and Water Safety Tips to Prevent Serious Injury this Summer

July 5, 2016: Exercising appropriate safety measures when venturing into the water is good practice whether you are an adult or a child.  Serious personal injury or even fatalities occur every year to those being careless while engaging in recreational water activity. As an Aventura Personal Injury Lawyer, injuries resulting from water, including drownings, are fairly prevalent in the State of Florida. Injured in an accident?  Contact our Personal Injury Attorneys today by CLICKING HERE! CLICK ON THE INFOGRAPHIC BELOW FOR SOME KEY TIPS WHEN PARTICIPATING IN BEACH AND WATER ACTIVITIES.  

Bounce House Related Injuries on the Rise for Children

FEBRUARY 28, 2016: As a Miami Personal Injury Lawyer, children injuries are typically the most emotionally difficult cases to litigate.  In most situations, comparative fault can be applied to plaintiffs, but it is much more challenging to blame a defenseless child for an accident.  For attorneys helping those injured in bounce house accidents, the plaintiff is typically a young child hurt while using or occupying the apparatus. While it is certainly a parental responsibility to supervise their child, when it comes to dangerous instrumentalities such as bounce houses, the vendor holds ultimately responsibility ensuring the safe use of its product.  Proper instruction