If you own a swimming pool, you have a duty under Florida law to take certain steps to keep your pool safe not only for your family and guests, but for children who may come onto your property without an invitation. Following these eight safety measures can ensure your swimming… Continue reading Eight Things You Can Do To Keep Your Pool SafeContinue Reading
What Is Negligent Security?
When a person is injured in an assault in a shopping center, resort, hotel or other public area, some may the blame on the perpetrator or society. However, the property owner may have some responsibility. Under Florida law, property owners are responsible for injuries caused by criminal attack if the… Continue reading What Is Negligent Security?Continue Reading
Who Is Responsible For Unsafe Sidewalks In Florida?
Unsafe sidewalk conditions such as cracked and uneven slabs can result in serious trip-and-fall injuries such as torn ligaments, broken bones and head injuries. Unfortunately, the injured person may not know where to turn for help. Many people assume the local government will pay for damages such as medical bills,… Continue reading Who Is Responsible For Unsafe Sidewalks In Florida?Continue Reading
Compensating Victims Of Assault
Assault victims often feel left out of the criminal justice system. The perpetrator of a violent crime may or may not be arrested and punished. Even if the perpetrator goes to prison, the victim’s life may never be the same. While nothing can undo the trauma of an assault or… Continue reading Compensating Victims Of AssaultContinue Reading
Can I file a wrongful death claim after a fatal accident?
Losing a loved one in an accident can be one of the most difficult events a person can go through. In the blink of an eye, your life can be completely changed if someone you love, depend on and shared a life with is killed. There is no way to… Continue reading Can I file a wrongful death claim after a fatal accident?Continue Reading
What factors must be established to pursue a slip-and-fall claim?
Imagine you are walking through a grocery store doing your weekly shopping. As you are heading down the aisle for some eggs, your feet slip out from underneath you and fall hard on the ground. You realize right away that you’re hurt and a medical exam reveals that you have… Continue reading What factors must be established to pursue a slip-and-fall claim?Continue Reading