Are Florida’s Distracted Driving Laws Tough Enough?

Auto Accidents | Aug 22, 2017 by Robert Horst
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Any distraction that diverts a driver’s attention from the task at hand can cause distracted driving. Driving distractions include eating and drinking, adjusting your radio or GPS device, tending to…

Can You Sue A Theme Park For Injuries?

Personal Injury | Jul 20, 2017 by Robert Horst
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Amusement parks are beloved institutions in the United States. Established, permanent sites like Disney World, Universal, and SeaWorld attract more than 300 million visitors a year, according to the International…

Accidents At Water Park – Keeping Your Family Safe

Personal Injury | Jun 23, 2017 by Robert Horst
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Injuries at amusement parks may happen more often than we think. Deaths at amusement parks always attract the attention of the media, but there’s no established system for tracking amusement park…

What Are Nominal Damages?

Personal Injury | May 22, 2017 by Robert Horst
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In the state of Florida, if you are injured by someone else’s negligence in a traffic accident, at your place of work, on another person’s property, or in an incident…

What Is Automobile Negligence?

Auto Accidents | Apr 22, 2017 by Robert Horst
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“Negligence” is the legal principle behind most of the legal claims arising from traffic accidents. If you’re in a car accident and you sued or get sued, you’ll need to…

Introduction To The “14 Day Rule”

Personal Injury | Apr 06, 2017 by Robert Horst
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In 2013, the Florida Legislature amended the No-Fault Act (Florida Statute 627.736) in an effort to curtail insurance fraud and reduce Personal Injury Protection (“PIP”) insurance premiums. One particular change…

Five Factors Victims Of Drunk Driving Accidents Should Consider

Personal Injury | Mar 21, 2017 by Robert Horst
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While every motorist in the state of Florida already knows that driving under the influence is against the law, you may not know that if you are injured by an…

How Does A Subrogation Action Work?

Personal Injury | Feb 24, 2017 by Robert Horst
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In the state of Florida, when you sustain a personal injury because another person was negligent, you entitled by Florida law to full compensation for your injury-related medical expenses, lost…

An Overview Of Florida’s No-Fault Insurance Laws

Auto Accidents | Jan 27, 2017 by Robert Horst
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Video Transcript: Florida’s No-Fault Law requires that every auto insurance policy issued in the state of Florida carries PIP or Personal Injury Protection coverage, we also call that PIP. Essentially,…

New Study Suggests That Florida Has The Second Best Drivers In The Nation

Personal Injury | Dec 22, 2016 by Robert Horst
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If you drive very much in the state of Florida, you’ll be somewhat surprised – in fact, you’ll be quite shocked – to learn that drivers in Florida are among…