Call Now For A FREE Consultation

(727) 451-6900

No Recovery No Fee Promise

Clearwater, Florida Personal Injury and Civil Trial Blog

The Truth About 411-Pain and Lawyer Referral Services

Blog-Designs.005

Just this morning I was driving in my car listening to local radio (94.1 FM) when a very bizarre advertisement was aired. A non-attorney spokesperson for 411-Pain came on and stated the exact number of licensed members of the Florida Bar,…

CONTINUE READING

Vehicle-Into-Building Crashes

Well dressed insurance assessor inspecting damaged vehicle
** Note: Shallow depth of field

Late Wednesday night was particularly surprising for Carmen Hidalgo and her husband. She was on the second floor of her West Tampa home getting ready for bed with her husband when a black sedan crashed into their front bedroom at…

CONTINUE READING

Montanile V Board Of Trustees Of The National Elevator Industry Health Benefit Plan

The Wrecked Car. Front of damaged auto.

In late 2008, Robert Montanile was involved in a car accident where he was severely injured due to a drunk driver. Due to this, he had medical expenses, amounting to about 121,000 that was evidently covered by the elevator industry’s…

CONTINUE READING

Use Your Smartphone After a St. Petersburg’s Accident

Young man holding mobile phone using smartphone making a call talking on the phone standing on sunny street with transport traffic on the background

The Florida Highway Safety [1] and Motor Vehicles provides that distracted driving accidents in Florida increased 25 percent since 2012. Even though teens represent only five percent of licensed drivers, they were responsible for 12 percent of distracted driving accidents….

CONTINUE READING

Work Related Knee And Ankle Injuries

pain in the knee. Chiropractor doing massage in sick knee in black red color

Job injuries can occur to any part of your body.  Joints such as knees and ankles are prone to injuries due to their frequent use and the resulting stresses such joints are exposed to.  If you sustain any job injury…

CONTINUE READING

Can a Prior Injury Affect An Auto Accident Injury Claim?

Car collision. Driver man and upset woman in front of damaged automobile cars after crash accident in city

Getting into an auto accident with a prior existing injury can be stressful and puzzling experience. Insurance companies will claim that your new alleged injuries are just an aggravation of your pre-existing injury. Many clients who need to use personal…

CONTINUE READING

Product Recalls: January 25 – February 1, 2016

Recall written on a wooden cube in office desk

The safety of a product, after it has been on the market, is the utmost important part of an evaluation that products most pass through due to continued testing by federal agencies. Without such passage, products such as foods, medicines,…

CONTINUE READING

Truck Accidents At Night

Truck on a highway in the night

Lack of sleep is a common cause of big rig accidents. In fact, the US Department of Transportation estimates that up to 28% of truck drivers could have sleep apnea. Additionally, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that…

CONTINUE READING

Gasparilla: DUIs & Pedestrians

A DUI check point in Anaheim CA.

With a pirate invasion heading our way, there should be a lot of high spirits heading into the weekend. However, when regarding such a large scale function as Gasparilla, attendees need to be conscious about the risks and prevention methods…

CONTINUE READING

What Is a St. Petersburg Products Liability Claim?

Render illustration of computer keyboard with the print Product Recall on two adjacent red buttons

Cornell University Law [1] School defines products liability as follows: “Products liability refers to the liability of any or all parties along the chain of manufacture of any product for damage caused by that product. This includes the manufacturer of…

CONTINUE READING

Zika Virus & Birth Defects

Newborn baby boy in bed. New born child sleeping under a blue knitted blanket. Children sleep. Bedding for kids. Infant napping in bed. Healthy little kid shortly after birth. Cable knit textile.

The Zika Virus; you’ve heard about it, read about it and are probably worrying about it because of how close our state is compared to the rest of the United States to Latin America. The fact that the type of…

CONTINUE READING