How Much Does a Personal Injury Lawyer Make?

Most personal injury lawyers in Florida do not charge clients a retainer fee when they hire the law firm. Instead of paying an upfront fee for legal services, the client agrees to pay the attorney a percentage of the recovery amount for fees. These fees… read more

How Safe Are Motor Scooters in St. Petersburg, FL?

Motor scooters offer many benefits for riders in St. Petersburg, FL. Motor scooters are more fuel-efficient than cars. They are also less costly to insure and require less maintenance. However, are motor scooters safe to ride in St. Petersburg, FL? Before discussing safety issues, let’s… read more

Types of Commercial Driver’s Licenses in Florida

As every licensed driver knows, driving is a privilege. Before you receive your license, you need to prove that you understand the rules of the road, are responsible enough to follow them, and can drive safely. The same guidelines apply to driving a commercial vehicle…. read more

Accidents Often Herniated Discs at C4/C5 or C5/C6. Here’s What You Should Know

Neck injuries are common injuries. A car accident, slip and fall, construction accident, sports injury, or recreation accident can result in a severe neck injury. Accidents can cause severe damage to the bones, discs, and soft tissues in the neck. After a neck injury, you… read more

Vehicle and Driver Requirements For Uber and Lyft

Uber and Lyft are the two big names in the rideshare industry — an industry that has transformed how people everywhere get from place to place. These companies benefit commuters who do not have reliable transportation or do not wish to drive themselves. They also… read more

What Is CTE?

The Boston University CTE Center defines Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) as a “progressive degenerative disease of the brain.” CTE can be found in people who suffer repeated head impacts or head injuries.  Common causes of RHI (repeated head impacts) are contact sports, working as a… read more

Delayed Concussion Symptoms

Concussions are common injuries in society, but their commonality should not allow one to downplay their seriousness. They are, in fact, a type of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and thus occur only when the brain has experienced some form of trauma, typically blunt force.  When… read more

Secrets of Accident Claims Against GEICO Revealed! 

As the third largest insurer in the United States, the time may come when you are involved in a car accident involving a driver insured by GEICO. If that happens, the following secrets may help you with your claim, along with the assistance of an… read more

Will You Go to Jail After a Fatal Car Accident in St. Petersburg, FL?

Unfortunately, fatal car accidents are common in Florida. In 2022, police-reported fatal car crashes totaled 3,281, including 115 fatal crashes in Pinellas County. Roughly 3,521 people died in fatal crashes in 2022, averaging almost ten traffic fatalities daily. Fatal car accidents happen for many reasons…. read more

What Happens When You Are At Fault for a St. Petersburg Car Accident?

Accidents are inherently traumatic. The realization that you may be at fault intensifies the distress. Understanding what the means for accidents that occur in St. Petersburg, Florida, is essential. Lopez Accident Injury Attorneys can help you understand Florida’s insurance laws and the implications of being… read more