10 Toys Parents Should NOT Get Their Kids

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

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

Children’s Hoverboards May Lead to Products Liability Actions

JANUARY 16, 2016: Being a North Miami Beach personal injury lawyer that helps those hurt in a variety of accidents, without question the most common are slip and falls and car crashes.  However, some of the most severe injuries occur as a result of defective products or product liability.  And often times products that are deemed defective are those that are produced and manufactured in mass quantities, such as children’s toys. As the holiday season comes to an end, children’s “hoverboards” have been the most sought after toy by parents all over the world.  These hoverboards are essentially two-wheeled motorized skateboard/scooter type

July Fourth Fireworks Safety Keys

JULY 4, 2015: As the July 4th holiday has arrived, fireworks are a time-honored American tradition.  And the inherently dangerous activity of fireworks use leads to thousands of injuries each year, including burn-related injuries.  Being an Aventura Accident Lawyer, personal injury resulting from dangerous activities, such as fireworks, can be prevented by following some important advice disseminated by the National Fire Protection Agency. CLICK ON THE INFOGRAPHIC BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION AND A LARGER IMAGE.