Slip and Fall Accident Injuries to Joints

As Fort Myers personal injury attorneys, we have represented victims of premises liability accidents in Florida for a number of injuries. While head injuries can be some of the most serious injuries that victims of falls may suffer from, joint injuries are often the most common. Shoulder injuries from slip and fall accidents in South… read more

What Your Fort Myers Work Injury Means to Your Employer

Following your Florida construction work accident and injury, you may assume that your employer will be there for you. After all, you have been a loyal employee and worker for years, and you know that your direct boss values the work you do. Although this may be true, you need to understand one thing –… read more

Fort Myers Accident Lawyer Looks at the History of Child Safety Seats

The history of child seats and why they have become so important for the safety of your children is critical to review. It wasn’t until 1971 that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) required a car seat secured by a seat belt as the first child restraint system. Since then, things have come a… read more

A Fort Myers Accident Attorney Warns Drivers of Eating at the Wheel

The constant busy schedule that many Americans keep is one of the leading reasons why so many drivers eat behind the wheel. Many drivers do not realize that eating at the wheel is considered distracted driving, but it is. The government reports that distracted driving causes 80% of accidents, according to a news report from… read more

Can New Technology Stop Fort Myers Drivers from Texting and Driving?

Although Florida’s texting while driving ban did not become law this legislative session, there is no denying that the dangers of texting while driving exist and have caused many South Florida car accidents and crashes throughout this nation. The danger is especially real for teenagers and those sharing the road with teen drivers, as many… read more

Emotional Injuries from Construction Accidents

After a work injury in Florida, an injured victim generally seeks medical treatment. Doctors can usually tell with certainty the type of construction injuries the victim sustained by ordering an X-ray, MRI, CT scan, or other diagnostic test to determine broken bones, ligament injuries, brain injuries, and more. However, emotional injuries are sometimes harder to… read more

Slips and Falls from Restaurant Hazards

When you go to a restaurant to eat, you often don’t think about the dangers that restaurants present. You are often hungry and want to get to your seat as fast as possible, and you may not be looking for dangerous flooring conditions, such as uneven ground, ripped or torn carpet, and spilled liquid. In… read more

Importance of Child Safety Restraint Laws

The death of a Florida toddler that took place near the intersection of Fowler Street and Market Street serves as a harsh reminder of the importance of abiding by child safety restraint laws in Florida and throughout this nation. As we reported on this fatal Fort Myers car crash in our news section, we would… read more

Dalai Lama’s Nephew Killed in Miami-Dade Car Accident

Posted on Feb 25, 2011 The Dalai Lama’s nephew, 45-year-old Jigme Norbu, was killed in a car-pedestrian accident this week in Miami-Dade, FL. The accident occurred around 7:30 p.m. on Monday. Norbu was participating in a 300 mile march in support of Tibetan rights, called the “Walk for Tibet”. The February 14-26 march was intended… read more

1 Dead, 2 Injured in Miami-Dade Car Wreck

Posted on Feb 18, 2011 A multi-car crash in Miami-Dade, FL has left one dead and another two injured. The accident occurred around 11:45 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Bird Road and Southwest 137th Avenue on Thursday. According to witnesses, an unidentified driver of a silver SUV was traveling at a high rate of… read more