Posted on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
“Informed consent” as it pertains to the medical field means receiving information about and understanding your health condition and the treatment options available to you and voluntarily choosing which health care treatment or procedure you want to receive.
Posted on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
Receiving just compensation for an on-the-job injury can be an uphill battle with hardship, bureaucracy and delay. It is a very adversarial process that can make you feel as if it’s you against the world. Some of these hurdles could be unfairly denied claims, an employer’s failure to carry insurance (employer negligence) or delays in… read the full article.
Posted on Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
Cases involving children are handled with varied nuances that differ from that of a case involving an adult. However, children who are injured are entitled to the same compensation and remedies for pain and suffering as adults.
Posted on Monday, March 31st, 2014
The Florida Supreme Court recently issued a very favorable ruling in medical malpractice cases. Florida Supreme Court Removes Some Caps In Medical Malpractice Cases Many of you may remember the “Medical Malpractice Crisis” that dominated the news and political landscape a decade ago. If you believed all the hype, you were one of the many… read the full article.
Posted on Thursday, March 27th, 2014
All you have to do is look around and you can see that with warmer weather approaching, more and more motorcycle owners will be taking to the streets, including myself. I started riding motorcycles at age ten. So I know all too well that reckless driving on the part of riders, coupled with motorist carelessness,… read the full article.
Posted on Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
Medical malpractice is a specific category of personal injury. These cases should only be handled by an experienced personal injury attorney. The number of medical malpractice claims brought in Orlando and across the country every year should not be surprising; with thousands of patients being seen and treated by doctors every day, medical mistakes are… read the full article.
Posted on Thursday, March 6th, 2014
When a product is defective, it can result in injuries or health concerns. Depending on the item and the situation, it may be appropriate to hire an Orlando personal injury lawyer. Identifying the best course of action will vary based on the problem that arises. Harmless Defects Harmless defects are often found on clothing or similar… read the full article.
Posted on Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
When you seek the help of an Orlando personal injury attorney, you may be asked to provide documentation to evaluate if you have a case or to support your claims. A lawyer cannot make a case without having details to establish a claim. Fortunately, certain documents and details can be used to support your claims and… read the full article.
Posted on Thursday, February 27th, 2014
A traumatic experience, whether it is at work, on the road or at home can result in a variety of different problems. When you are involved in a car accident or any other similar situation, it is a good idea to work with an Orlando personal injury attorney who can help get you the compensation you deserve… read the full article.
Posted on Friday, January 31st, 2014
Work Related Illnesses May Qualify for Workers’ Compensation Workers’ compensation covers more than just work-related accidents. An increasing number of work-related illnesses are being approved by the courts to be covered under an employer’s workers’ compensation insurance. Examples of work-related illnesses include emotional illness, stress-related digestive problems, and inhalation illnesses. According to the Bureau of… read the full article.