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Naples residents should follow up on insurance claims even if damage is discovered months or years after a hurricane

The state of Florida has many areas that are prone to severe damage from hurricanes, floods, and other natural disasters. When this happens, it is important to follow through with an insurance claim, and take additional measures if the provider…
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Tallahassee woman is struck and killed by a car while pushing a stroller near the roadside

Drivers in the state of Florida have to deal with all kinds of inconveniences related to car accidents on a regular basis. These problems are even more pronounced in major cities due to high volumes of traffic and pedestrians.  A nighttime…
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Destin real estate buyers should be aware of how they can take advantage of certain market conditions

Real estate transactions can be complex and involve a number of changes before the final closing date. Because of these contingencies, it is imperative to retain the services of a Destin real estate closing lawyer.  The national economy…
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FORT WALTON BEACH POLICE PLANNED TO LOOK FOR DRUNK DRIVERS ON CERTAIN HOLIDAYS

Most police departments in Florida and around the country go to great lengths to detect and arrest drunk drivers. There are even special divisions of officers who receive additional training related to drunk driving incidents.   Fort Walton…
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Lawsuit Filed on Behalf of Deceased Teen Girls Whose Bodies Were Mixed Up After Car Accident in FL

In July 2019, a tragic car crash occurred in Pensacola that claimed the lives of two teen girls. ABC News says that Deleigha “Leigha” Gibson, 18, and Samara Cooks, 15, both were killed after the vehicle they were traveling in veered out…
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As COVID-19 Spreads, More and More Americans are Creating Their Wills Online

As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the U.S., threatening the lives of all Americans, many individuals are scrambling to get their wills written up and are using online resources or DIY software to do it, reports CNBC. Although the coronavirus…
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Will workers’ compensation insurance cover coronavirus claims filed in Florida?

When a worker suffers an injury or illness on the job in Miami, they can typically turn to their employer’s workers’ compensation insurance company to pay for the medical care they need given they qualify to receive these benefits. If they…
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Tallahassee motorcycle rider is killed at a busy intersection and police are still investigating

Despite their best efforts, law enforcement may not be able to determine exactly what happened to cause a serious motor vehicle accident. However, you can still retain a lawyer in these situations and proceed with the early stages of a civil…
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South Florida City Commissioner Calls Out BSO Officer During Award Ceremony for Falsely Arresting Him

It was September 2019 when the City of Tamarac held a city commission meeting to honor six Broward County Sheriffs for their work in the community. One of the officers, Officer Joshua Gallardo, who was named as deputy of the month, was also…
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As More Buildings Go Up in Florida, More Workers Suffer Fatal Injuries

Building projects are increasing in Florida and so are the number of construction fatalities, reports the Palm Beach Post. In fact, the source says that just a few weeks ago on January 9th, a worker in West Palm Beach had to be carried down…
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Margate Police Officer Arrested for Soliciting Sexually Explicit Photos of Minor

The U.S. Marshal’s Office arrested Margate police officer Andrew Hammock during his road patrol shift on Tuesday after it was discovered that he was soliciting pictures of a minor who was engaging in sexually explicit conduct. Hammock, who…
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Tallahassee truck accident causes delays and leaves two drivers seriously hurt

While some truck accidents only cause minor inconveniences for drivers, injuries can be serious or deadly for those directly affected by a collision. The civil law provides victims with a number of remedies through legal action if they need…
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Trump Takes Action to Reduce Air Pollution and Protect Floridians From Secondhand Smoke

Donald Trump signed a bill at the advent of 2020 which changed Federal law regarding purchasing and smoking cigarettes. Before the signing of this Bill, individuals had to be at least 19 years of age if they wanted to purchase and smoke cigarettes.…
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Coral Springs, FL, What are some tax write-offs that can help small business owners save some money?

As a small business owner in Coral Springs, FL, it is important for you to be aware of the various tax write-offs that can help save you some money when it comes time for you to file your taxes. After all, what business owner doesn’t want…
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Tampa Florida, Is Impairment a Common Reason for Truck Accidents?

There are various reasons why a truck driver may end up crashing their vehicle while on the road. However, there is one common factor in all truck accident cases and that is negligence. Some party must have acted negligently for the collision…
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Homestead, Florida, What Are the Steps of a Truck Accident Case?

Receiving medical care for the injuries should be a persons top priority after getting into a truck accident. Once a person is in good enough health, their truck accident lawyer will be able to assist them in starting up their case. The first…