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Motorcycle Accident Statistics and Laws Florida Drivers Should Know

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UNDERSTANDING THE DANGERS OF MOTORCYCLE CRASHES IN TAMPA AND ACROSS THE STATE OF FLORIDA Motorcycle crashes frequently occur in the Tampa Bay area. Unfortunately, the accidents can likely result in life-threatening injuries and deaths. The recurrence of the collisions is disconcerting when considering that accidents are often avoidable through safety measures. The MattLaw® legal team …

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The Dangers of Motorcycles in Florida

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SUFFERING FROM AN INJURY AFTER A MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT? SEEK A LAWYER IMMEDIATELY Riding a motorcycle is an alluring adventure that captivates people worldwide with visions of freedom and serenity. The attraction is perhaps no more apparent than in sunny Florida. In 2020, the estimate of registered motorcyclists in Florida was 620,077. As enticing as motorcycle …

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Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer

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What do you need to know if you have been injured in a car accident to prevent yourself from making a mistake that could potentially cost you tens of thousands of dollars?

By understanding the legal process, the insurance process, and the medical process of a personal injury claim, you can avoid making costly mistakes.

Hiring a Trial Lawyer Increases Your Case Value (7 Factors)

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After a wrongful death or catastrophic injury happens to your family, here are a few compelling reasons why you want to hire a trial lawyer that can take your case all the way to trial. The statistics show that only a small percentage of injury and death cases actually go to trial. And of the …

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How to Prepare for Teen Drivers

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This is the most comprehensive guide for parents with teen drivers in Florida.

I’m going to share with you the pros and cons of scenarios like buying a separate insurance policy for your teen versus adding them to your existing family policy.

Assault & Battery

Assault & Battery Personal Injury Claims Assault and battery is the crime of threatening a person together with the act of making physical contact with them. The law allows victims of crimes and intentional acts to hire an attorney and sue the wrongdoer for damages and losses caused by the wrongdoer. For every wrong there is …

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Top 27 Kids’ Safety Blogs for Parents (Lawyer-Approved)

This article features the top 27 kids’ safety blogs for parents that have been vetted and approved by a Nationally Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by the Florida Bar. One of the hardest challenges parents face is keeping their children safe and …

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Pharmacy Error (When Pharmacist Gives Wrong Medication)

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A pharmacy error could cause many adverse effects to a person or even lead to death. Pharmacy Malpractice happens a lot more than most people think. The statistics according to Health Affairs,, indicate that pharmacy errors cost upwards of 17 billion dollars. Sadly, these mistakes result in needless deaths to patients who are trusting their pharmacists …

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Attractive Nuisance Cases (Childhood Injury Prevention)

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Keeping children safe is always on parents’ minds. Anyone with children is, or should be, very aware of children’s curiosity and their inner nature to explore and learn new things. Businesses Create Dangerous Conditions that Attract Children Unfortunately, too often, businesses create situations that are very attractive to children. These types of scenarios involve things …

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