Can You Sue a Landlord for Personal Injury in Florida?

Posted by on Sep 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Can You Sue a Landlord for Personal Injury in Florida?

Do you rent a residence in Florida, and have you been injured on that property? If so, you may be wondering whether you can contact an accident attorney and sue the landlord for personal injury. It all depends on the type of injury and the circumstances in which it was sustained. Florida law tends to favor the landlord in a lot of ways, but it does have some specific items that pertain to tenants and injuries. These protections mainly apply to people renting residential properties. There are not as many protections for commercial tenants...

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How to Reduce Your Chances of Being Denied Your Social Security Disability Benefits

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Reduce Your Chances of Being Denied Your Social Security Disability Benefits

If you are unable to work due to a disability or impairment, you may be entitled to Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). According to the Social Security Administration (SSA), you must meet several conditions. You must be disabled for more than one year, your medical disability must prevent you from doing your regular job and you must be unable to adapt to other employment due to the disability. If you think your qualify and are considering filing a claim, you will need to gather the appropriate documents to substantiate your claims....

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Jury Duty: Truth & Lies About The Jury Selection Process | Know What To Expect

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Jury Duty: Truth & Lies About The Jury Selection Process | Know What To Expect

There is something that anyone can be a part of that many people wonder about: jury duty. There are many myths circulating about jury duty, that confuse those who are summoned and those who are wondering if that day will ever come. Here is the truth about jury duty and what happens when you’re selected. You can’t avoid jury duty by not registering to vote Once upon a time, the jury pool was selected by the registered voter list. People would opt out of voter registration just to keep from being selected for jury duty. While that...

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What Damages Can People Recover If Their Pets Are Injured In A Car Accident?

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Most pet owners consider their animal friends to be part of the family. So when pets are injured or killed in car accidents, it’s only natural their owners would want to pursue compensation from the people responsible. The types of damages you can recover, however, depend quite a bit on the circumstances of the accident. Here’s what you can expect to get if your pet is hit by a vehicle or harmed in a car accident. Replacement Or Market Value In all states, pets are considered the property of their owners. If they are killed as the...

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Keep Your Dog From Getting You Sued After A Car Accident

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Of all the things you might worry about being sued for, your dog might be pretty low on your list. Particularly if you have a friendly pooch, it might be inconceivable to you that he or she might cause you the financial and emotional grief that goes along with a lawsuit. If you were in a car accident with Fido, however, you may find yourself in legal trouble, depending on the circumstances. Here are some considerations to keep in mind the next time you take your furry friend on the road. Distracting Doggies Depending on where you live,...

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Winter Weather Car Accidents: Who’s To Blame For A Crash?

Posted by on Mar 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Driving out during snowy conditions always presents natural dangers, but it’s often necessary for work, school, or food. When an accident occurs in winter weather, it may seem like it’s the driver’s fault, but that is not always the case. During hazardous driving conditions, there are many factors that can come into play. An accident lawyer can help determine what exactly was at fault and if you have a potential case. The following five examples are all ways that car accidents can occur when it is not your fault. If any of...

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Distracted Driving: What Is It And How Changes To The Law Will Affect PA Drivers

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Nine people are killed every day in accidents caused by distracted drivers, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Technology provides drivers with many benefits – navigation systems, hands-free communication, voice-responsive environmental controls – but it is also responsible for devices that tempt a driver to take his or her eyes off the road. Pennsylvania, likes most states, is tightening up the laws about driving while texting or using a phone. As a resident, you should know your rights and upcoming changes that...

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