What Is the Main Cause of Fatal Boating Accidents?

Many Floridians enjoy spending their free time boating. With its abundance of sunny days, the Sunshine State can be an ideal place to own a boat. Unfortunately, as with any type of vehicle, boating comes with the risk of getting into an accident.  According to… read more

What Are My Legal Rights After an Airbag Failure in Florida?

It’s bad enough to suffer a traffic accident. It’s even worse when one of the primary safety features you depended on fails you just when you need it most. Regardless of whose fault your car accident was, you might have a product liability claim if… read more

Are You Legally Required To Tell Someone You Have Herpes?

You could be required by law to tell someone you have herpes in Florida. Failing to do so could result in criminal charges. You could also be sued for damages in civil court. What Is Florida’s Law for Unlawful Sexual Intercourse with a Sexually Transmitted… read more

Falls Down Stairs Can Result in Serious Injuries and Substantial Compensation for Victims 

If you were hurt after falling down stairs at work, at a business, or while visiting someone else’s property, another party may be responsible for the harm you’ve suffered. Negligence leads to many slip-and-fall accidents.  For example, if a business does not have stair rails… read more

The Process of Receiving a Settlement Check in St. Petersburg

If you’ve been injured in an accident and came to a settlement agreement before going to trial, you may expect when you’ll to receive your check from the insurance company. The process of receiving a settlement check can seem confusing, but it doesn’t have to… read more

The Mirena Crash Is Real, and It’s Affecting Countless Women in Florida

From 2017-2019, 6.8% of women aged 15-45+ relied on an intrauterine device (IUD) as a form of contraception. However, what isn’t reported is how many of them knew about the risks involved.  The Mirena crash is a potential side effect resulting from a hormonal imbalance… read more

When Will I Stop Feeling Paranoid & Upset After My Car Accident?

Walking away from a car accident without physical injuries is a relief — but every person handles the emotional impact differently. Some people seem to be unfazed by a near brush with death, while others take longer to recover from the scary situation.  Not everyone… read more

What to Do If You Encounter an Alligator in St. Petersburg

Florida is home to about 1.25 million alligators and about a thousand American crocodiles. These reptiles have become something of a mascot for the state, and it’s not uncommon to see them while you’re out fishing or hiking. Knowing how to safely interact with alligators… read more

Can Insurance Companies Force You To Use Aftermarket Parts?

Florida’s insurance laws require that all drivers have a minimum of $10,000 in Property Damage Liability (PDL) insurance coverage. PDL coverage pays for the damage to another person’s vehicle when a driver causes a car accident. Unfortunately, even though the insurance company for the driver… read more

Has Your Mirena IUD Moved?

There are several choices when it comes to contraception. While many patients choose pills and shots, the intrauterine device (IUD) remains one of the most popular forms of birth control.  Many types of IUDs exist, including Mirena. One of the most significant side effects of… read more