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When Do I Need a Criminal Defense Lawyer in West Palm Beach?

admin | September 25, 2021 | Criminal Defense

If you find yourself in a situation with law enforcement, it's vital to decide your next steps. Individuals who choose to mount their own defense in court rarely come out on top. Typically, those representing themselves have minimal experience, lack knowledge of the law, and can easily be outmaneuvered…

What Does a Personal Injury in Fort Lauderdale Claim Cover?

admin | September 23, 2021 | Auto Accident, Personal Injury

When someone sustains a personal injury, they are likely involved in a car accident, slip-and-fall mishap, or even an assault. Not only can these situations be devastating emotionally, but physically, they may be unable to enjoy the same quality of life. For example, if an avid outdoor lover experiences…

How to Protect Your Child in a Car Accident

Brett Steinberg | August 16, 2021 | Auto Accident

One of a parent's worst nightmares is a child being injured, especially in a car accident. Unfortunately, car accidents are very much a reality in the US, with 612 children under the age of 13 killed in motor vehicle accidents in 2019 alone, according to the Insurance Institute for…

Why You Shouldn't Apologize After a Car Accident Regardless of Fault

Brett Steinberg | August 04, 2021 | Personal Injury

A car accident can be traumatizing and overwhelming. In the 2019 Yearly Snapshot report, posted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in March 2021, over 33,244 car accidents occurred, with 51,247 vehicles and 36,096 fatalities. Many accident victims' first reaction, regardless of fault, is to apologize to…

The Dangerous Side Effects of Medication — Who Can be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | July 14, 2021 | Personal Injury

If you take a drug, you likely deal with a small list of side effects, most of them minor and non-life-threatening. You may be drowsy, suffer from dry mouth, have dizziness, or deal with nausea. Unfortunately, not everyone is lucky. Some may develop severe adverse drug reactions that could…

Where Do Pedestrian Accidents Happen Most Frequently?

Brett Steinberg | June 16, 2021 | Personal Injury

In the US, many people, especially those in urban areas, commute by foot daily for work, school, food, or recreation. Unfortunately, this hustle and bustle frequently cause accidents; each day, many pedestrians are the victims of accidents involving vehicles. In fact, NSC Injury Facts report, sourcing from the National…

Tow Truck Accidents – Who Can Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | March 24, 2021 | Personal Injury

Tow trucks are commonplace on the road, acting as heroes for those of us stranded with an inoperable vehicle or villains for those that have their vehicles towed without warning or due to repossession. There are times that tow trucks can also be the cause of motor vehicle accidents. Tow truck accidents statistically…

Sidewalk Injuries – Who Can Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | March 09, 2021 | Personal Injury

Sidewalks are a pathway used daily by most people, whether for jogging, walking to work or other destinations, or simply walking for exercise. Generally, sidewalks tend to protect pedestrians from vehicles. But sidewalks, depending on conditions, can also be dangerous. Slip and fall (or tripping) accidents sometimes happen, caused by either weather or defects…

Wrong-Way Accidents – Can You Avoid Them?

Brett Steinberg | January 26, 2021 | Auto Accident

One day as you turn onto a one-way section of the road, you may spot on the horizon a driver going the direction opposite of you in the same lane. You'll likely immediately panic. As reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration, wrong-way driving-related crashes result in between 300 and…

Can a Passenger of a Vehicle Be Held Responsible for the Accident?

Brett Steinberg | January 12, 2021 | Auto Accident

At some point, you may wonder if a passenger can be held liable in a vehicle accident. Driver Knowledge exclaims that there are, on average, 6 million car accidents every year in the U.S. But how many are caused by passengers? In the event of a crash, outside of treatment for their medical injuries…