Are Slip and Fall Injuries Covered by Homeowners Insurance in Florida?

Slip and fall accidents can occur anywhere. You can fall at the mall or on a cruise ship. Your child could slip and fall at school or a museum. In addition to falls on public and government property, slip and fall accidents occur on private… read more

What Does Yielding the Right of Way Mean?

When to yield the right of way is one of the first things new drivers learn. Yet right-of-way accidents are some of the most common, and they often come with fatal results.  Failure to yield the right of way can come with some steep consequences,… read more

Is IKEA Responsible When Its Furniture Falls and Hurts Someone?

IKEA is a large, Swedish-based furniture retailer with stores throughout the United States. You can visit a store to browse furniture and household goods or order online. Millions of people purchase items from IKEA each year. Unfortunately, the company has been the subject of numerous… read more

What Are the Odds of Dying in a Car Crash in St. Petersburg, FL?

Many people use the phrase “less likely than dying in a car crash” to talk about how safe other transportation modes are. How likely are you to die in a car crash in St. Petersburg, FL?  The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported nearly 43,000… read more

Can I Sue if I Fall on a Sidewalk in St. Petersburg?

Pedestrians use sidewalks throughout St. Petersburg for walking, jogging, and running. It is common to see people using sidewalks in parks, neighborhoods, and downtown.  Most of the sidewalks in the city are in good condition. However, some sidewalks are cracked, broken, or uneven. Who is… read more

What is a Personal Injury Claim?

Personal injury claims arise when someone suffers an injury due to another party’s behavior. The laws that regulate personal injury claims differ from state to state.  Florida has laws that limit the time you have to file a lawsuit, affect the amount of damages you… read more