What Impact has Technology Made on Personal Injury Cases?

The advancement of technology has had a major impact on Personal Injury cases. Cell phones and social media can play a major role in how Personal Injury cases are negotiated or litigated by insurance companies and attorneys. For all of their benefits, we can sometimes be so attached to our phones and social media accounts that they become…

What is Premises Liability?

Slip (or trip) and falls are grouped into the class of Personal Injury cases that revolve around premises liability. This occurs when a person loses their footing and is injured on someone else’s property. Personal injury law is largely based on the concept of negligence. In most premises liability cases, Florida law places the burden…

Negligence and Automobile Accidents

Personal injury law is largely based on the concept of negligence. This is commonly used to obtain compensation for injured plaintiffs. Negligence (n.) – failure to exercise the care toward others which a reasonable or prudent person would do in the circumstances, or taking action which such a reasonable person would not. One of the most…

Dog Bites and Products Liability: Strict Liability Laws in Florida

Strict liability is a body of tort laws within personal injury that allows the imposition of liability on a party without the requirement to prove fault, negligence or intention. The claimant only needs to prove that the tort occurred and that the defendant was responsible. In Florida, there are two categories of injuries that follow…