Personal Injury

Spring Break: Premises Liability in Florida

Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Key West, Tampa, and many other Florida cities are some of the top spring break destinations in the United States. Spring breakers from around the country have been taking over the beaches of South Florida for decades. The last thing you want to worry about while on spring break is getting injured. Unfortunately, sometimes injuries do occur through no fault of our own. It’s important to know your rights if something like this happens, especially if it happens away from home. Keep reading for more information on premises liability in Florida and what to do if you are injured on spring

Common Spring Break Injuries and How to Avoid Them

College spring break is a time to kick back and unwind from the stress of exams and papers. Especially in Florida, spring break is in full force – and for many young, college-age adults, this means taking a vacation to our beautiful beaches to enjoy festivals and parties with friends. The relaxation and fun is good for you but it’s important to make sure you’re coming home from college spring break in the same condition you left. Accidents and injuries are common enough on vacations that involve slippery surfaces, alcohol, and crowds of people. You don’t want to ruin this fun week

Settling a Personal Injury Claim with an Insurance Company: What You Need to Know

Insurance companies are worth billions upon billions of dollars. Despite what they may say, they don’t reach these valuations and profits by giving money to the people they’re ostensibly ensuring readily. Getting the settlement you rightly deserve from your insurance company can be a battle. If you’re currently settling a personal injury claim with an insurance company, you know this already. But if you’re planning to, here’s what you need to know. How Insurance Companies Verify Your Claims To better understand how an insurance company might deny your claim, it’s helpful to know how an insurance adjuster will go about verifying your claim to

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 important to compile as many details as you can from verified sources that will help prove your case. Various experts will likely have to be consulted regarding specific aspects of the accident, including any injuries that were sustained. These experts could include your doctor, accident reconstruction specialists, and mechanical or civil

Competitive Softball Promotions vs. Yasser Ayub

Yasser Ayub is a member of a softball team that participated in a softball tournament hosted by Competitive Softball Promotions or CSP. The softball tournament was held on softball fields at a public park owned by Miami-Dade County. Although CSP paid Miami-Dade County for the right to use their softball fields, the park features common areas, outside of the rented fields and dugouts, that are open to the public. On the morning of the tournament, Ayub’s softball team became involved in a heated argument with another team. As a result, the umpire asserted that both teams forfeited the game. Later that evening,