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What You Should Know About Nursing Home Falls

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Slip-and-fall injuries often send people to nursing homes and keep them there longer. 40 percent of older adult fall victims go to nursing homes, and 60 percent of these residents fall at nursing homes. Usually, the physical and emotional injuries are so bad that these victims cannot ever live independently again. In other words,… Read More »

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Basic And Advanced Evidence In Car Crash Cases

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Victim/plaintiffs must prove car crash and other personal injury claims by a preponderance of the evidence, or more likely than not. That’s one of the lowest burdens of proof in Florida law. However, as most of us know, minimum effort typically yields minimum results. In most cases, minimum compensation isn’t enough, Car crash victims… Read More »

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Fatal Left-Turn Motorcycle Wreck In Tampa

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Investigators believe that a rider’s excessive speed contributed to a deadly crash at the intersection of East Hillsborough Avenue and North 15th Street. According to the Tampa Police Department, the driver of a Chevrolet Silverado was waiting in the turn lane on East Hillsborough Avenue to turn south onto North 15th Street. Police say… Read More »

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Common Insurance Company Defenses In Personal Injury Claims

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Every year, insurance companies collect over $1 trillion in premiums alone. So, they have almost unlimited resources with which to fight car crash, dog bite, fall, and other injury claims. Typically, insurance company lawyers use one or more of the defenses discussed below to fight injury claims. Therefore, an attorney must be prepared to… Read More »

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Hit And Run Driver Kills Pedestrian In Tampa

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Police have practically no leads after a speeding motorist ran over a pedestrian and immediately fled the scene. Police were called to North 50th Street between Melbourne Boulevard and East 26th Avenue at 7:46 p.m. Sunday and found a man who had been struck by a car, according to a Tampa police news release…. Read More »

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Why It Can Take So Long To Settle A Case

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Usually, it only takes buyers and sellers a few hours to agree on the purchase price of a new car. So, many people want to know why is my lawyer taking so long to settle my case. That’s an honest question which deserves an honest answer. This answer has much to do with the… Read More »

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Teen Charged After Fatal Pasco County Wreck

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A 17-year-old driver was traveling over 100mph when he struck an SUV and killed two people in January 2022. He now faces two counts of vehicular manslaughter. According to investigators, the teen driver hit an SUV which was turning left from State Road 56 onto Laguna Boulevard in Wesley Chapel. The force of the… Read More »

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One Dead After High-Speed Drunk Driving Crash

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Charges are pending against a man who killed one person and injured several others in an alcohol-related wreck in Tampa. The wreck happened on northbound Interstate 75 near the Fletcher Avenue exit. Florida Highway Patrol investigators say a 31-year-old man overtook a Chevrolet Cruz, causing that vehicle to spin out of control and smacked… Read More »

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Common Swimming Pool Injuries In Florida

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The Sunshine State is ground zero for fatal swimming pool drownings. More of these incidents occur in Florida than any other state. Nonfatal drownings are a serious problem as well. The swimming pool accident serious injury rate is five times higher than the serious injury rate for dog bites, falls, car crashes, and other… Read More »

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What You Should Know About Nursing Home Falls

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Falls, which usually cause serious physical and emotional injuries, are rampant at many nursing homes. Over half of long-term care residents fall every year. The rate is so high because the risk is so high. Most nursing home residents have pre-existing conditions that affect fall risk. Gait disorders are a good example. Many older… Read More »

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