Will I Have a Rental Car after an Accident?

Will I Have a Rental Car after an Accident?

While the most important concern after an accident is receiving medical care, another concern is often transportation. A traffic accident often leads to vehicles needing repair. Typically, vehicles may spend up to two weeks at the auto body shop getting repaired. In Florida, the at-fault driver’s auto insurance policy will pay for the cost of […]

What Happens if an Injury From a Car Accident Does Not Show Up Until Later?

Car accidents are dangerous events with varying outcomes. The blunt force of a vehicle hitting another vehicle can cause injuries, with a range of severity, to the drivers and passengers. Not all outcomes are also apparent at the time of the accident. Some injuries that are caused by the accident are not detectable until hours […]

How Does a Pre-Existing Injury Affect My Car Accident Injury Claim

There are many people who have a pre-existing condition when they are involved in a car accident. A pre-existing condition in this context is defined as an injury or chronic illness that someone sustained prior to their accident. But how does a pre-existing injury affect my car accident claim? One scenario is if you are […]

Uber Car Accident Attorney in South Florida

Uber is a popular ridesharing company that is different from a taxi or other transportation services. Drivers who work for Uber are working for a technology company. These technology companies are apps that offer convenient and affordable transportation options for many travelers and locals. However, as with any form of transportation, Uber accidents in South […]

Traffic Accidents During the Pandemic: Remaining Prevalent

While the number of miles Americans drove in 2020 dropped by 13 percent, the number of traffic fatalities rose by 7 percent. Further, in the first half of 2021, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that traffic fatalities rose 18.4 percent from 2020. Some people are surprised to learn that the amount of […]

Why Are Train Accidents are Deadly to South Florida Drivers and Pedestrians

Recent Train Accidents in South Florida Over the last month, cameras at railroad crossings have shown motorists and pedestrians continuing to drive and walk through railroad crossings that were lowering or already lowered. These sometimes split-second decisions in South Florida have led to deadly crashes. Recently, two siblings were killed when the brother drove around […]

What You Should Know About Single Vehicle Accidents

What are single-vehicle accidents? Single-vehicle accidents that involve striking a fixed or moving object are common and can be catastrophic. Debris from inclement weather, an object that has fallen from another vehicle, or an animal can obstruct the road. In these instances, a driver may not have the ability to slow down or avoid a […]

Should I Hire a Lawyer if I’m in a Car Accident?

How car accidents are filed with insurance companies in Florida Florida is a no-fault state, meaning that typically, the auto insurance companies will cover medical expenses and property damages associated with a car accident. The at-fault driver’s insurance company is responsible for paying their property and medical expenses, according to the insurance plan, while the […]

Should I Sue That At-Fault Driver After a Car Accident?

If you have been in a car accident in Florida, you will want to know your legal options. The most important step after an accident is to seek medical attention and contact an attorney. That being stated, every state has auto insurance requirements, and Florida is one of twelve states that follows the no-fault insurance […]