Car Accidents

Florida Dangerous Instrumentality Doctrine for Injured Victims

If you have heard of the dangerous instrumentality doctrine—sometimes known as vicarious liability—you might wonder how it affects you if you sustain injuries in a Florida car accident. Whether you sustained injuries while driving someone else’s car or you were struck by someone who was driving a car they didn’t own, you may have the…

Calculating Florida Car Accident Settlements

Calculating potential compensation for injuries sustained during a car accident is challenging. Attorneys must obtain a great amount of information and often must rely on inaccurate Florida car accident settlement calculators. Auto accident settlement calculators don’t take into account key factors that determine realistic compensation figures. Estimating non-economic damages, such as pain and suffering, is…

Understanding the Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents in Florida

An Overview of Florida’s Car Accident Statute of Limitations If you sustained injuries in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, you may have the right to pursue damages. A personal injury lawyer can help demonstrate negligence and establish liability for your injuries, property damage, lost income, and related losses. Unfortunately, you have a short…

Rear Ended in Florida? What You Need to Know

If you suffered injuries after being rear ended in Florida, your life could be turned upside down by the physical, financial, and emotional consequences. Unfortunately, these types of accidents occur all too often. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Annual Report for 2017, there are more than 164,000 injury-causing crashes…