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If you're injured on the job, you have several options. Street sign pictured with the words Work Injury.
Nearly three million private-sector employees are injured on the job every year in the United States. The top causes of those injuries are faulty fall protection and lack of hazard communication, according to OSHA. With or without workers’ compensation insurance, persons injured on the job or in the workplace may be eligible for compensation for...
Boating accidents can have a long-lasting impact. Boat pictured traveling on the open water.
Being on the water is a way of life in Southwest Florida, and boating accidents and injuries can happen. There are more than one million registered vessels in Florida, ranking it the highest for the number of boating-related injuries and deaths. Accidents on the water can include personal watercraft collisions by boat, or other vessels...
insurance adjuster inspecting damages to a car involved in an accident for blog post entitled How do I recover damages from an accident
If you’ve been injured in an accident in Southwest Florida, this question may be going through your mind: “How do I recover damages from an accident?” Traffic accidents happen every day, causing people serious injuries that can result in lifelong pain and misery. It not only impacts your quality of life but also your finances....
Driving safely in the rain
Driving in rain, whether pouring or sprinkling, can be dangerous. Yet, many people don’t change their driving habits to match the road conditions or follow some basic common sense safety measures. Knowing the best habits for driving safely in the rain is crucial for every driver, especially in Florida during these rainy summer months. Nearly...
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The best personal injury attorneys are ones who show respect and compassion for their clients. They provide a personal touch and understand that you are a human being, not a file number. You have family, a life, a job, and hobbies you may never be able to enjoy again. Some of our attorneys have medical...
Surgery showing medical equipment for blog about defective medical devices
Defective medical devices can often have the opposite effect from what they were intended. Instead of correcting or addressing a problem, defective medical devices can cause more harm. When you are hurt or suffering from a medical condition, you rely on a hospital or medical facility and experienced doctors to make you feel better. They...
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Hiring an attorney to handle your auto accident or other personal injury case is an important decision but what qualifications should a personal injury lawyer have? Here are three factors to consider. 1. Academic qualifications & law license: Always check the credentials of any personal injury attorney before making any financial commitments. You should cross-check...
Personal injury cases illustration showing stethoscope and gavel
From auto accidents to defective products, there are many types of personal injury cases. The most common are auto accidents, which make up just over half of the personal injury cases in the U.S., according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics. That’s not surprising when you consider the high number of auto accidents and the...
Kagan Law attorney meeting with client at bedside , building strong attorney-client relationship
Good attorney-client relationships during any legal situation will not only make the experience easier but can also lead to a better resolution to your case. If you feel comfortable with your attorney, you’ll speak more freely when providing case details and you won’t be afraid to ask questions. Your attorney will be better informed of...
Injuries
It may sound surprising but injuries from an auto accident or nasty fall may not be immediate or obvious. Cuts, broken bones or unconsciousness are visible signs of injuries but soft tissue, brain, and back injuries may not be as evident. Injuries that are initially latent can end up being devastating. We’ve seen cases where...
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