Attention Drivers: Florida Set to Repeal the Motor Vehicle “No-Fault” Law Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is to sign legislation that repeals Florida’s Motor Vehicle No-Fault Law that has been the law in Florida since 1979. The No-Fault Law required drivers to have a minimum of $10,000 personal injury protection or a no-fault insurance policy. However, […]
Workers and non-workers who are injured at a construction site have the ability to receive financial compensation for their injury. Generally, the workers’ compensation system in Florida does not allow employees to sue their employers. By law, employers are required to provide workers’ compensation to employees, and workers at construction sites must be covered. The […]
There is no average settlement for personal injury because the amount you receive as a settlement depends on a variety of factors. These factors include the type of personal injury case, the unique circumstances behind your personal injury case, your lawyer’s skill, and much more. What you need to think about is whether you will […]
Construction workers make critical contributions to society and do so with a number of recognized hazards on the job. They often face hazardous situations that may lead to life-threatening or life-long consequences. Therefore, the construction industry is one of the most dangerous industries in the United States economy, with nearly one out of five workplace […]
When a person’s wrongful conduct causes harm to another person, the injured person may get compensation through personal injury law.
According to OSHA, 60 percent of construction worker deaths every year can be attributed to OSHA’s Fatal Four: falls, electrical, struck-by, and caught-in hazards. OSHA offers training modules to reduce injuries on construction sites as part of the Focus Four Fatal Injuries campaign. Nonetheless, every year OSHA gives citations for violations of safety standards. Falls […]
The construction industry is one of the most important industries in the economy. Every day, workers put their lives on the line to better our economy and society. With hundreds of workers losing their lives every year on the job and many thousands becoming injured while working, the occupation remains one of the most dangerous […]
A Florida personal injury claim can be a lot to handle, especially when you are trying to get treatment for your injuries. It doesn’t matter what type of personal injury claim you are trying to make, there are some deliberate steps you will have to take in order to get the benefits you deserve. In […]
Don’t be afraid to hire a lawyer if you were injured by a negligent person – you have a right to receive compensation for your damages. Hiring the right Fort Lauderdale injury lawyer can be difficult due to the sheer number of injury lawyers in Fort Lauderdale.
Pedestrian fatalities in traffic accidents reached the highest level since 1990 according to recent reports, with Florida consistently listed as one of the most perilous states for pedestrians in the nation.