Archive for November 2019

Why Are Back Injuries a Cause for Concern?

Why Are Back Injuries a Cause for Concern?

Within the scope of Personal Injury Law we see endless injuries that affect our clients. These injuries cause irreparable harm, making daily life impossible to live fully. Medical Malpractice. Car accidents. Motorcycle accidents. Traumatic Brain Injury. There isn’t one specific injury that’s “the most painful”. The “pain” in “pain and suffering” is unique to each client. These injuries cause innumerable symptoms, sometimes leaving clients bed bound or in a wheelchair for long periods of time.

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The “Pain” in “Pain and Suffering”

The "Pain" in "Pain and Suffering"

The “pain” in “pain and suffering” is serious. Often, victims of serious car and motorcycle accidents attempt to hide their pain hoping it might go away. This is usually due to the fear of doctors denying they’re telling the truth. Victims fear they will never receive proper compensation for their pain. This is another reason why accident victims must quickly retain a lawyer with Board Certification.

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What is Employer Liability in Personal Injury Law?

What is Employer Liability in Personal Injury Law?

In this article, we provide new information employees using company cars should know if they find themselves injured on the clock. Workplace accidents can happen to any employee. They even happen to the most responsible employees. What’s most important is knowing how to proceed on both the medical and legal side when they do.

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Why is Uninsured Motorist Coverage Important?

Why is Uninsured Motorist Coverage Important?

Why is Uninsured Motorist Coverage important? For every safe driver, there is another, less responsible driver on our Florida highways. They may run a red light, text and drive, or fail to signal when changing lanes. For various reasons, accidents where one party is not the one at fault can happen.

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Who Is Responsible For A Negligent Security Accident?

Who Is Responsible For A Negligent Security Accident?

Victims of violent crime on someone else’s property must prove they took necessary steps to ensure adequate security of their person. Whether at their place of business or residence, personal safety is a large part of negligent security litigation. If there is proof the business or property owner is neglecting to inform employees or visitors of the property that the area has the potential for crime, they may be liable.

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Are Catastrophic Car Accidents Preventable? (Yes!)

Are Catastrophic Car Accidents Preventable? (Yes!)

Catastrophic car accidents are never easy to think about. But, the truth is accidents can happen to anyone, anytime. The best to do is practice safe driving habits, lessening the likelihood of a car accident. In other Law Resource articles, we discuss car insurance, distracted driving, and reckless driving at length. However, it’s important that when presenting facts about catastrophic car accidents, we offer a different perspective into safe driving practices.

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What is the Definition of Accident Law?

What is the Definition of Accident Law?

Accident law is a blanket term for the practice of law that protects those who sustain injuries due to the recklessness or negligence of another. Occasionally, actions with the sole intent to cause harm to another fall under the umbrella of Personal Injury Law. Whether it’s a private citizen, business owner, or a healthcare professional, these acts of negligence or recklessness result in a risk to public safety. These acts can even cause wrongful death.

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What is Medical Negligence in Personal Injury Law?

What is Medical Negligence in Personal Injury Law?

When it comes to medical negligence, it’s not always a surgical error or a visible, physical injury. In fact, this is not the number one cause for a medical malpractice claim. There are the rare instances where a surgical tool is left inside the patient’s body, or a surgeon performs a procedure they’re not familiar with. While these result in serious bodily injury to the patient, they are uncommon. However, it’s more likely if a patient chooses to pursue a medical malpractice claim, it’s due to misdiagnosis.

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How is CRPS and a Routine Blood Draw Related?

There are many instances where the outcome of a blood draw results in serious injury or CRPS–and very few discussions are being had in any forum about what went wrong or why the patient endured pain and suffering; until now. The Shaked Law Resource is known for our truthful, fact-based legal articles that provide unbiased information readers in search of information post-accident won’t find anywhere else. Within this writeup, we’ll provide readers with the information they need to be aware of, in the event a routine blood draw results in serious injury such as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.

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