How the Law Treats a Death on the Job Differently

by on Thursday, February 12, 2015  —  Blog, Wrongful Death

A recent Florida Supreme Court ruling confirmed what we already knew. Florida’s exclusive remedy provision, which states that workers’ compensation is the sole remedy for injuries (even fatal ones) sustained in the workplace, is here… Continue Reading →

Death Toll Climbs in GM Ignition Switch Recall

by on Tuesday, February 3, 2015  —  Blog, Car Accidents, Wrongful Death

Tomorrow is the last day for victims of the GM ignition switch recall to file claims and seek monetary compensation. Originally, that deadline was December 31st, 2014. However, GM has decided to extend the filing… Continue Reading →

The companies that own and manage Consulate Health Care nursing centers in Lakeland and Winter Haven are finding themselves in hot water. Three wrongful death lawsuits have recently been filed in Circuit Court in Polk… Continue Reading →

New Year’s Eve Safety

by on Wednesday, December 31, 2014  —  Blog, Car Accidents, Wrongful Death

The countdown has begun! The final day of 2014 is here. Are you planning on partying tonight? How about going out on a boat to stay away from crowds? By now we all know that… Continue Reading →

In an earlier blog post, we wrote about the Takata air bag recall, what led to the recall, and what vehicles were affected. In a quick recap: A crash can cause the inflator mechanisms on… Continue Reading →

The State of Florida is appealing for many reasons: no snow or state income tax, plenty of beautiful beaches, Disney World, and at least one decent football team at any given time. As great as… Continue Reading →