Sarasota/Bradenton Personal Injury Lawyers Blog

Florida Divorce Law: Important Things to Know

Child Custody

Florida Divorce Requirements If you’ve made the decision to file for a Florida divorce, either you or your spouse are required to be a Florida state resident or a member of the armed forces and stationed within the state. When both parties feel there are irreconcilable differences, ending the marriage can be agreed upon in…

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Golf Cart Injuries: How to Avoid an Accident

Car Accidents

Golf cart injuries are common in the Sunshine State. There is a wide-spread interest in the game of golf due to the favorable conditions and year-round emphasis on outdoor recreation. According to the National Golf Foundation, there are an estimated 1,050 golf courses and 25 million golfers in Florida. Golf Cart Injuries Are Common In…

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Scooter Injuries Are On the Rise

With companies like Uber and Lyft leading the way in the motor-vehicle transportation revolution, there’s a new type of service that is looking to take the next step at innovating the market. Scooter rentals. Customers can simply approach a scooter, unlock it, and rent it using their smart phone. Companies such as Bird Rides, Inc….

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Water Slide Injuries Prevention

Class-Action Lawsuit

Water slides are a part of summer fun for millions of people. In Florida, water activities are a great escape from the summer heat. Many people don’t think about the potential for water slide injuries when attending a theme park or birthday party. It’s very easy to get hurt on water slides if you do…

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Preventing Playground Injuries

Community News

According to The Center for Disease Control, an average of two-hundred thousand children age 14 and under sustain playground injuries every year. The CDC also states that 45% of playground injuries are concussions, broken bones, dislocations, amputations, or internal injuries. The consequences of playground injuries can be tragic. How to Avoid Playground Injuries Next time…

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Amusement Park Injuries

Florida Legal News

Florida is a hot spot for amusement parks. With Orlando being home to some of the largest attractions in the country, such as Disney World to Universal Studios and in between, millions of people travel to Florida each year to take part in the fun. Riding on attractions runs the risk of suffering amusement park…

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Slip and Fall Injury In Sarasota

Negligence

How much is a slip and fall injury in Sarasota worth? The value of a slip and fall injury in Sarasota Florida is based on 3 things: The damages, liability, & the amount of insurance coverage. All personal injury cases are different but these key factors are used to calculate the value of a slip…

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McDonalds Employment Law Case: Settlement Reached

Employment Law

McDonalds Employment Law Case: Settlement for Labor Law Violations A settlement has been reached with the U.S. labor board in the McDonalds Employment Law Case. McDonald’s Corp said on Monday it had consented to settle a U.S. labor board case on whether the organization is responsible for its franchisees’ claimed labor law infringement. The McDonalds…

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Self-Driving Uber Car Accident Kills Pedestrian

Self-Driving Uber Car Accident Death in Arizona Unfortunately, an Uber car accident involving the companies self-driving (autonomous) vehicle model has caused it’s first pedestrian death in Arizona. Uber said it would work directly with the police to address the matter. The Uber car, a Volvo XC90-like utility vehicle equipped with the organization’s detecting framework, was…

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Hit and Run Accident: What to Do

Car Accidents

How to Deal With a Hit and Run Accident Any car accident can be horrendous, however when the other driver escapes the scene, the accident all of a sudden turns out to be significantly more complex. On the chance that you are involved in a hit and run accident, be prepared to handle the situation…

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