Keep Careful Records After a Personal Injury

Personal injuries sustained as a result of someone else’s negligence can have a very serious impact on a person’s finances and quality of life for many years to come. An experienced New Port Richey personal injury lawyer will have the necessary legal knowledge and expertise to negotiate with the insurance company on your behalf and…

How a Car Accident can Cause Emotional Distress

Car accidents can cause many different types of injuries, from whiplash to broken bones to brain injuries and even to death. Recovery after a car accident injury is a slow painful process, but in many cases, the body eventually heals. Car accidents can also cause injury to the mind, which can manifest itself in a…

How a Brain Injury can Affect Mental Health

The brain is the most important organ in the body, responsible for controlling all of the body’s physical and mental processes. When the brain is injured, it can have wide-ranging effects. Many of these effects are physical, but an even larger portion of them are mental and emotional. In fact, researchers have found a significant…

Florida Laws Involved in Personal Injury Cases

If you have sustained personal injuries as a result of someone else’s negligence1 in the state of Florida, you may be entitled to monetary compensation under the law. Florida personal injury laws can be complex, and it is essential that you have an experienced and compassionate personal injury attorney on your side representing you every…

Who Can Be Held Responsible for an Auto Accident?

One of the challenges of litigating auto accident cases is making sure that all of the potentially responsible parties are brought into the case. Since insurance coverage is the primary source of monetary recovery in auto accident cases, having more defendants often translates into more available insurance coverage. If you or someone you love has sustained…

What is the Maximum Value of a Personal Injury Case?

The maximum value of a New Port Richey personal injury1 case depends upon a variety of factors. Unfortunately, there is no hard-and-fast rule or “magic formula” that can be employed to determine exactly how much you can or will be paid in economic and/or non-economic damages. If you or someone you love has sustained personal…

Steps to Take After a Workplace Accident

Accidents in the workplace are very common and can happen at any time, under a variety of circumstances. If you have been injured in an accident while you were working on the job (and without regard to fault), you may be entitled to monetary compensation under Florida workers’ compensation laws. Insurance coverage in a Florida…

Risks of Not Treating a Car Accident Injury

Car accidents are all too common. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that there are roughly 5.25 million driving accidents that take place every year, equaling about one accident every minute of every day. This translates to about 43,000 deaths annually, while an additional 2.9 million drivers end up suffering light or severe…

Was Your Child Seriously Injured at a New Port Richey School?

As a parent, there is little more frightening than receiving “that” phone call; the one from your child’s principal telling you he has been injured at school. Most parents trust their children’s teachers and school authorities to protect their child during the day, but they are not infallible. Accidents happen, and teenagers may be difficult…

Types of Hospital Malpractice

Medical malpractice is a very serious issue for everyone. Doctors are trained professionals and we expect that they will not make mistakes when they treat us. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, medical negligence is the third leading cause of death in the United States…

Treatment for Burn Injuries Can be Costly

Burn injuries,1 which can result from motor vehicle accidents, can be life-altering and catastrophic, depending upon the degree of the burn (first, second, third, or fourth degree). In addition to being potentially life-threatening, burn injuries can result in significant scarring, physical damage, and bodily harm, as well as severe mental anguish and emotional distress. Treatment…