Posts In Category "Car Accident"
Accidents can happen anytime, causing unexpected injuries to you or your loved ones. And when these are caused by the negligence of another person, you mustn’t leave them unresponsible. If it happens during work, the employer should also provide workers’ compensation benefits. It gets worse when the insurance adjuster of the defendant will quickly give your auto accident settlement worth way lesser than what it’s supposed to be. No one wants to give out a huge amount of money even if they’re at fault. And when they want to get away from liabilities, they can simply use the claimant’s pre-existing injury as a reason. When this happens to you, don’t […]
Imagine you’re stopped at a red light and suddenly your car is jolted forward from a rear end collision. You’re disoriented from the shock, and you’re aren’t quite sure what just happened. Now imagine you see the car that hit you pulling away and hitting the gas, fleeing the scene of the accident. You were just involved in a hit and run accident. But not all hit and run collisions happen this dramatically. Maybe you went to pick up some groceries and notice a new dent in the bumper upon your return. Or maybe, your car wasn’t involved at all – a hit and run can also involve pedestrians and […]
Every single day, all across Florida, someone like you is involved in a road accident. In fact, if you drive a car, there is a strong likelihood is that at some point in your life you will be involved in a road collision. But, do you know what to do when you get in a car accident? Many drivers don’t. And that lack of knowledge can be costly. What to Do When You Get in a Car Accident By their nature, car accidents are hugely unpleasant experiences. The chances are you will be somewhat shocked and perhaps a little confused about the nature of the accident. You will have things […]
If you’ve been injured in an accident or a fall, you may start suffering the symptoms of whiplash. These symptoms sometimes take between 24 hours and a few days to appear. If you’re starting to feel these symptoms, which include a sore neck or neck stiffness, you may wonder if you’re eligible for whiplash compensation. If you take the right steps, you should be able to recover all the compensation you are due. Knowing if You Have Whiplash Whiplash happens when your head moves backward and then forward very suddenly with great force. Common causes are a rear-end car accidents, sports injuries, cycling accidents, amusement park rides, or even physical […]
Miami Gardens, located in Miami-Dade County, is the home to a significant number of car accidents related to speed. In 2013, of the 2,261 car accident fatalities which occurred across the state of Florida, 248 of those fatalities were in Miami-Dade County. This put Miami-Dade County in the number one slot for fatal auto accidents. Saturday is the day in which a fatal auto accident is most likely, with March taking the number one slot for deadliest month. (Spring break likely has something to do with the month of March having the most fatal auto accidents.) Driver distraction, aggressive driving (such as speeding), drunk driving and inexperienced drivers are the […]