Some of the most common types of car accidents stand as fitting metaphors for how a car accident lawsuit can transpire. The well planned-out lawsuit is like the ‘barely a scratch’ snafu that is resolved nearly painlessly. Another scenario – like a rear-end bash – seems an open and shut case, but there can be more than meets the eye, and proceedings can be longer than first anticipated. And then there’s the complicated wreck that drags on and on in the courtroom, long after the jaws of life saved the ones involved. Continue reading
No one plans on getting into an accident but there’s one thing you can do to be prepared in the event that you do: wear a seatbelt. Those who don’t wear a seat belt and are involved in an accident, generally, have dramatically more severe injuries than motorists who wear seat belts. Continue reading
Coleman Law Group, PA continues to fight for justice for the injured
St. Petersburg office of Coleman Law Group recently celebrated an expansion of services that includes a personal injury compensation branch. For the all-female group known for their focus on business, family and bankruptcy cases, the personal injury compensation niche is a natural addition to the firm’s daily agenda. Continue reading
If you’re the victim of a hit and run, don’t despair. There are ways that an attorney can help you recover damages for the injuries you have suffered even if the other driver is unknown. Continue reading
Seeking personal injury compensation? There’s a right way to hire an effective attorney; do so, and you stand ready to collect the recompense you deserve. Accidents come in many scenarios, but the traits of an effective attorney never change. After addressing your immediate medical concerns, allow yourself to experience a sense of calm. After reading this article, you’ll feel confident that the attorney on your side will fight effectively for your victory. Continue reading
People often ask us “How much is my case worth?”
The answer is, as always, it depends. Continue reading
If you have been injured in a car accident, there are two urgent things you need to do: call 911 and get medical treatment.
A car accident is a traumatic and life changing event. Whether you are seriously injured or only have damage to your vehicle, the events that will follow the accident will be difficult, expensive, and frustrating. Continue reading
Dog injuries can be caused by bites, jumping or running in front of a car. If you’ve been injured by another person’s dog – whether you were bitten while visiting a friend, or walking down the road and charged by a dog, knocked down by a dog, or whether a dog runs in front of your car and causes a crash – you may be entitled to monetary compensation as damages for the pain and suffering you have endured.
E-cigarettes can be a blast but not when they explode. In the United States in the last year, there have been reports of e-cigarettes exploding and ripping a hole in a man’s tongue, blowing up in a man’s pants, and going off while not being used.
When a product is used for its intended use and it explodes and causes disfiguring injuries, as in this case with vaping cigarettes, the manufacturer may be liable under Florida law. Some lawsuits have already been brought against e-cigarette stores and manufacturers. Continue reading
Now that we’ve covered the different types of personal injury claims, you might be wondering: what exactly does a personal injury lawyer do? What can a personal injury lawyer do for you and your specific situation? Continue reading