How to Keep Your Child Safe from a Bicycle Accident

For many children, riding a bicycle can be a source of freedom. If under the age of 16 or if without a motor vehicle, that may be their main means (or their only means) of transportation around town.

Keep Reading

Knowing Your Rights on the Road in Florida

Traffic laws and right-of-way rules differ across state lines. Do you know your rights on the road in Florida? Read on to learn how you can help prevent accidents and do your due diligence as a responsible driver.

 

Keep Reading

5 Top Causes for Motorcycle Accidents in Florida

According to statistics from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Florida is the leading state across the nation in motorcyclist fatalities and injuries. In fact, in 2016, there were 28 times more motorcyclist deaths than that of other motorists.

Keep Reading

The Most Dangerous Driving Hazards During the Holidays

The holidays are an especially busy time for traveling. In fact, according to a USA Today article, an estimated 107.3 million people were expected to be traveling to celebrate year-end holidays in 2017. This year may expect even more.

Keep Reading

What to Do After a Slip-and-Fall Accident

When it comes to slip-and-fall accidents in the U.S., there are a surprisingly high number of incidents that occur, resulting in hospital visits. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, 87 percent of all bone fractures in people aged 65+ are caused from slips and falls, contributing to more than one million hospital visits each year.

Keep Reading

What Do I Do After a Truck Accident?

Whether you were a driver, passenger, pedestrian, biker or cyclist, if you’ve been injured as a result of a truck accident, you need reliable, trustworthy legal representation to help get you the recoveries you deserve.

Keep Reading

What to Do After a Hit-and-Run Accident in Florida

Being the victim of an auto accident is difficult enough. But when the negligent driver flees the scene, it can become even more difficult to deal with, especially if you’ve been injured as a result. Here’s what you need to know about hit-and-run accidents and how you can deal with the aftermath if it happens to you.

Keep Reading

Understanding Reimbursements After an Auto Accident

When you’re involved in an auto accident, there are a lot of accident-related costs that may come about after the fact.

Keep Reading

How Soon Should I Call a Lawyer After an Accident?

After an accident, there’s many things on your mind. In the middle of handling vehicle damage and finding temporary transportation, the thought of calling a lawyer can often feel intimidating and overwhelming. 

Keep Reading

How Do I Get Lost Wages After a Car Accident?

 

Unfortunately, for many car accident victims in South Florida who’ve suffered injuries as a result of someone else’s negligence, pain and suffering aren’t the only things that have to be dealt with after the incident. Oftentimes, car accident victims with serious injuries have to take time off from work to heal or undergo surgery, resulting in significant lost wages.

Keep Reading

What Is "Pain and Suffering" Defined As After a Car Accident?

If you or a loved one have recently been involved in a car accident and suffered an injury due to someone else's negligent behavior, you’re likely to have filed or are going to file a personal injury claim. 

Keep Reading

What Should I Keep in My Car in Case of a Car Accident?

So far in 2018, there have been roughly 100,000 car accidents in Florida. With such a staggering amount of Florida car accidents, how can you best prepare for one yourself? With these important items in your glove box or trunk, you’ll be as prepared as possible to deal with the aftermath, should you or a loved one be involved in a car accident.

Keep Reading

Do I Need to Call the Police After a Car Accident?

 

According to the Florida DMV, there are more than 250,000 vehicle crashes in the state of Florida each year. While it’s important to drive safe and follow tips to prevent car accidents as much as possible, some accidents are just unavoidable. In those instances, you need to know what to do first, including whether you should contact the police or not.

Keep Reading

Negligencia Médica: Cuando un Médico No Diagnostica Correctamente

 

El fracaso de un médico diagnosticar correctamente un paciente puede ser motivo de una demanda por negligencia médica, pero no todos los errores de diagnóstico son considerados necesariamente negligencia médica. A continuación, vamos a ayudarle a entender si usted o un ser querido tiene pretensión de una demanda por negligencia médica.

Keep Reading

Medical Malpractice: When a Doctor Fails to Diagnose

 

A doctor’s failure to properly diagnose a patient can be grounds for a medical malpractice suit, but not all misdiagnoses are necessarily considered medical malpractice. Below, we will help you understand if you or a loved one has claim to a medical malpractice suit.

Keep Reading

Consejos Para un Viaje Por Carretera Seguro Durante las Fiestas

Las vacaciones es la época más ocupada del año para los viajeros. Y mientras que la prensa puede centrarse en los aeropuertos llenos y largos retrasos en los vuelos, hay muchos estadounidenses que viajan en vehículos para llegar a sus destinos de vacaciones. 

Keep Reading

Tips for a Safe Road Trip During the Holidays

The holiday season is the busiest time of the year for travelers. And while the news may focus on packed airports and lengthy flight delays, there are many Americans that travel by vehicle to get to their holiday destinations. 

Keep Reading

Cómo Detectar una Conmoción Cerebral Tras un Accidente Automovilístico

 

Después de un accidente de auto, puede ser difícil de detectar algunas lesiones físicas, incluyendo el latigazo cervical, una hernia de disco u otras lesiones musculoesqueléticas. Otra lesión que puede ser difícil de detectar de inmediato es una conmoción cerebral.

Keep Reading

How to Detect a Concussion After a Car Accident

 

After an auto accident, it can be difficult to detect some physical injuries sustained, including whiplash, a slipped disc or other musculoskeletal injuries. Another injury that may be hard to detect right away is a concussion.

Keep Reading

Qué Hacer Después de Un Accidente de Auto Fuera de la Ciudad

Cuando te has convertido en la víctima de un accidente de auto, hay una gran cantidad de presión a tener todo en su conjunto de forma rápida con el fin de asegurarse de que obtiene las recuperaciones que se merece. Pero cuando estás de viaje fuera de la ciudad, conseguirse en un accidente puede ser aún más complicado, sobre todo porque cada estado tiene diferentes leyes de conducción para que cumplan.

Keep Reading

What To Do After an Out-of-Town Car Accident

When you've become the victim of a car accident, there's a great deal of pressure to have everything put together quickly  in order to ensure you get the recoveries you deserve. But when you're traveling out of town, getting in an accident can be even more complicated, especially since each state has different driving laws to abide by.

Keep Reading

Definición de Responsabilidad del Producto y Ejemplos de Productos Defectuosos

Si usted o un ser querido ha sufrido recientemente una lesión u otros daños debido a un producto fabricado defectuoso, es posible que tenga motivos para presentar una demanda para obtener una compensación. Pero en primer lugar, es importante entender los diferentes tipos de reclamaciones que usted puede hacer, ejemplos de estos casos y dónde acudir para obtener ayuda legal con su reclamo.

Keep Reading

Defining Product Liability and Examples of Defective Products

 

If you or a loved one has recently suffered an injury or other damages due to a defective manufactured product, you may have grounds to file a lawsuit to obtain compensation. But first, it’s important to understand the different types of claims you can make, examples of these cases and where to turn for legal assistance with your claim.

Keep Reading

Consejos Para Una Segura Celebración de "Día de Los Muertos" en Ft. Lauderdale

Imagen Proporcionada Por DayOfTheDeadFlorida.com

"Día de los Muertos" (o "Day of the Dead") es un día dedicado a recordar a los seres queridos perdidos—honrarlos con processionals de desfile, ofrendas (altares tradicionales de recuerdo de la comunidad), y artesanías hechas a mano de los artistas independientes y otros miembros de la comunidad.

Keep Reading

Tips for a Safe "Day of the Dead" Celebration in Ft. Lauderdale

Image Provided by DayOfTheDeadFlorida.com

Day of the Dead (or “Dia de los Muertos”) is a day dedicated to remembering loved ones lost—honoring them with parade processionals, ofrendas (traditional community remembrance altars), and handmade crafts from independent artists and other members of the community.

Keep Reading

Consejos Para Conducir con Seguridad Para Usted y Truco o Tratadores Este Halloween

En un dia feriado lleno de diversión al aire libre como Halloween, es importante ser cauteloso mientras estés en la carretera, incluso antes de que oscurezca. Con mucha gente caminando por la noche y antes de la puesta del sol (para los más jóvenes truco o tratadores), asegúrese de que usted está siguiendo todas las reglas de la carretera, prestando especial atención, y use de estos importantes consejos para mantenerse a salvo.

Keep Reading

Driving Safety Tips for You and Trick-Or-Treaters This Halloween

On a holiday full of outdoor excitement like Halloween, it’s important to be cautious while on the road, even before it gets dark. With many people walking around both at night and before sunset (for the younger trick-or-treaters), make sure that you’re following all the rules of the road, paying close attention, and using these important tips to stay safe.

Keep Reading

Las Estadísticas Espantosas en la Conducción Distraída y Cómo Evitar un Accidente de Tráfico

Conducir un vehículo motorizado con seguridad tiene muchos tipos de desafíos. Como conductor, no sólo está obligado a conocer la salud y el mantenimiento de su vehículo antes de llegar a la carretera, también debe ser consciente de otros factores externos, como el mal tiempo, los peligros del camino, demasiada o muy poca luz solar, las acciones de otros conductores, y más.

Keep Reading

The Scary Stats on Distracted Driving and How to Avoid a Car Accident

Operating a motor vehicle safely has many sets of challenges. As a driver, not only are you required to know the health and upkeep of your vehicle before getting on the road, you must also be aware of other outside factors, such as bad weather, road hazards, too much or too little sunlight, other drivers’ actions, and more.

Keep Reading

¿Qué es Negligencia Médica y Cómo Puedo Saber Si Tengo un Caso?

Cuando se trata de cuidado de la salud, hay un nivel de atención, profesionalismo y confiabilidad que se espera de nuestros médicos y enfermeros. Y cuando hay un error en el tratamiento, puede ser especialmente preocupante para todas las personas involucradas, incluyendo el paciente y los seres queridos del paciente.

Keep Reading

What is Medical Malpractice and How Do I Know If I Have a Case?

When it comes to health care, there is a level of care, professionalism and trustworthiness that is expected from our doctors and nurses. And when there is an error in treatment, it can be especially concerning for all parties involved, including the patient and the patient’s loved ones.

Keep Reading

Cómo Mantenerse a Salvo en Brew 2 en el Zoológico 2017 de Palm Beach Zoo

Image Provided by Palm Beach Zoo

Con más de 60 cervezas artesanales locales, música en vivo, hermosas especies en peligro de extinción y más, de Palm Beach Zoo’s Brew 2 at the Zoo 2017 es un evento obligatorio solo para adultos que es perfecto para los entusiastas de la cerveza artesanal y amantes de los animales por igual.

Keep Reading

How to Stay Safe at Palm Beach Zoo's Brew 2 at the Zoo 2017

Image Provided by Palm Beach Zoo

Featuring more than 60 local craft beers, live music, beautiful endangered species and more, Palm Beach Zoo’s Brew 2 at the Zoo 2017 is a must-visit adults-only event that’s perfect for craft beer enthusiasts and animal lovers alike.

Keep Reading

Qué Hacer Si Mi Uber Tiene un Accidente de Auto

Si recientemente ha sido un pasajero en un Uber que ha estado involucrado en un accidente automovilístico, puede estar inseguro de qué hacer a continuación. Pero al igual que los accidentes que se producen en los vehículos personales, existen muchas prácticas similares a seguir para asegurarse de que está recibiendo el apoyo que necesita, si usted ha sido herido. Aquí hay algunos consejos útiles para saber lo que es necesario inmediatamente después de un accidente de Uber:

 

Keep Reading

What To Do If My Uber Gets Into a Car Accident

If you’ve recently been a passenger in an Uber that’s been involved in an auto accident, you may be unsure of what to do next. But much like accidents that occur in personal vehicles, there are many similar practices to follow to ensure you’re getting the support you need if you’ve been injured. Here are some helpful tips to know what’s necessary immediately following an Uber crash:

 

Keep Reading

5 Consejos de Seguridad Para Montar la Motocicleta en West Palm Beach, Florida

 

Aunque la conducción de cualquier vehículo de motor puede ser peligroso en una ciudad ocupada, en una motocicleta viene con su propio conjunto de riesgos y peligros que cada conductor debe tener en cuenta. Así que antes de salir a las carreteras en West Palm Beach, considere seguir estos cinco consejos de seguridad para ayudar a evitar ser involucrado en un accidente de motocicleta.

Keep Reading

5 Motorcycle Safety Tips for Riding in West Palm Beach, Florida

 

Though driving any motor vehicle can be dangerous in a busy city, riding a motorcycle comes with its own set of risks and hazards that every rider should be mindful of. So before hitting the roads in West Palm Beach, consider following these five safety tips to help avoid becoming involved in a motorcycle accident.

Keep Reading

5 Consejos de Seguridad para Motociclistas en Hollywood, Florida

 

No importa qué tan seguro de un conductor puedas ser, cuando se está montando una motocicleta en una zona muy concurrida, como Hollywood, Florida, es muy probable que experimente riesgos y peligros adicionales, mientras que en la carretera . Sin embargo, siguiendo algunos consejos fáciles de seguridad en la motocicleta, puede disminuir significativamente sus posibilidades de tener un accidente.

Keep Reading

5 Safety Tips for Motorcyclists in Hollywood, Florida

 

No matter how safe of a driver you might be, when you’re riding a motorcycle in a busy area like Hollywood, Florida, you’re likely to experience added risks and hazards while on the road. But, by following some easy motorcycle safety tips, you may significantly decrease your chances of getting into an accident. 

Keep Reading

5 Consejos de Seguridad en Motocicleta de Usar Mientras se Conduce en Ft. Lauderdale

 

A diferencia de muchos conductores en la carretera, los motociclistas a menudo tienen que tomar precauciones especiales para una gran cantidad de peligros que pueden ser un riesgo adicional para ellos mientras se conduce una motocicleta. Y en las calles ocupadas de Ft. Lauderdale, es aún más importante saber cómo mantenerse a salvo mientras se conduce una motocicleta en un mar de vehículos más grandes.

Keep Reading

5 Motorcycle Safety Tips to Use While Riding in Ft. Lauderdale

 

Unlike many drivers on the road, motorcyclists often have to take special precaution for a lot of hazards that may be an extra risk for them while riding a motorcycle. And on the busy streets of Ft. Lauderdale, it’s even more important to know how to stay safe while operating a motorcycle in a sea of bigger vehicles.

Keep Reading

Lo Que Hacer y No Hacer en la Escena de un Accidente de Tráfico

Cuando usted ha estado involucrado en un accidente de tráfico causado por otro conductor, pueden pasar muchas cosas a la vez, y es fácil encontrarse completamente absorbido por qué hacer a continuación. Pero antes de tomar decisiones precipitadas, hay algunos consejos de que hacer y no hacer para tener en cuenta, por lo que puede empezar a recibir de nuevo a un estado de normalidad.

Keep Reading

Consejos Para Motociclistas Poder Evitar un Accidente en Miami


Autor de la Foto: Anucha Saorong

Practicar una conducción segura y defensiva es esencial para motocicletas en el área de Miami, tanto como lo es para otros vehículos, si no más. De hecho, ⅔ de accidentes automovilísticos que involucran una motocicleta y otro vehículo de motor son causados por el vehículo que viola el derecho de paso de los automovilistas. Debido a esto, los conductores deben permanecer alerta y anticipar los movimientos de los vehículos a su alrededor con el fin de evitar una desafortunada situación con lesiones personales.

Keep Reading

Tips for Motorcyclists to Avoid an Accident in Miami


Photo credit: Anucha Saorong

Practicing safe and defensive driving is essential for motorcycles in the Miami area just as much as it is for other vehicles, if not more than. In fact, ⅔ of auto accidents involving a motorcycle and another motor vehicle are caused by the vehicle violating the right of way of the motorist. Because of this, motorists must remain alert and anticipate the moves of the vehicles around them in order to avoid an unfortunate personal injury situation.

Keep Reading

Cómo Saber Si Tiene un Caso de Lesiones Personales en la Florida: Edición Accidentes de Auto

 

Ser víctima de un accidente de auto, no garantiza que va a tener un caso de lesión personal de éxito, incluso si usted cree que usted no era, sin duda, la culpa. Al igual que en muchos estados, hay algunas cosas que deben ser recogidos, presentados y probados con el fin de establecer su caso de accidente de la Florida para el éxito y obtener las recuperaciones que se merece.

Keep Reading

Manténgase a Salvo en el Mayor Evento de West Palm Beach: Festival de Música SunFest

El festival de música más grande de la Florida se acerca rápidamente. Por más de 25 años, el Festival de Música SunFest ha sido tradición de la costa de West Palm Beach para alguna de la mejor música, arte y comida alrededor. Este año, el festival comienza el miércoles 3 de mayo de 2017, y la diversión continúa hasta el fin de semana, terminando con la demostración del fuego artificial de BB&T a las 9 pm el domingo, 7 de mayo de 2017.

 

Keep Reading

Staying Safe at West Palm Beach’s Biggest Event: SunFest Music Festival

Florida’s largest music festival is fast approaching. For more than 25 years, SunFest music festival has been West Palm Beach’s waterfront tradition for some of the best music, art and food around. This year, the festival begins on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, and the fun continues through the weekend, ending with the BB&T Firework Show at 9 p.m. Sunday, May 7, 2017.

 

Keep Reading

4 Consejos Para Mantenerse Seguros Durante el 40 Anual Festival Calle Ocho en Miami

Autor de la Foto: SouthFlorida.com

Con más de 1 millón de asistentes cada año, el Festival de la Calle Ocho en Miami es una fiesta de celebración de bloque para los residentes y visitantes de todo el globo para asistir. Este un día de fiesta libre es ampliamente conocido como el más grande festival de la calle hispana en el sureste de Estados Unidos y se llevará a cabo por la 40 vez durante el domingo 12 de marzo del 2017, a las 10 de la mañana hasta las 7 de la noche.

Keep Reading

4 Tips for Staying Safe During Miami’s 40th Annual Calle Ocho Festival

Photo Credit: SouthFlorida.com

With more than 1 million attendees each year, the Annual Calle Ocho Festival in Miami is a block party celebration for residents and visitors from across the globe to attend. This free, one-day fiesta is widely known as the largest hispanic street festival in the Southeastern United States and will be held for the 40th time on Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Keep Reading

Viajes de Vacaciones: 5 Consejos de Seguridad de Conducir en West Palm Beach

De acuerdo con un artículo de previsión de viajes de vacaciones de AAA, una previsión de 103 millones de estadounidenses se van a viajar durante las vacaciones de diciembre de este año. De esa cantidad, se espera que 93.6 millones van a viajar en auto-un número que tiende a aumentar por un par de porcentajes cada año.

Keep Reading

5 Driving Safety Tips for Holiday Travel in West Palm Beach

According to a holiday-travel forecast article from AAA, an anticipated 103 million Americans are to be traveling during the December holidays this year. Of that amount, 93.6 million are expected to travel by car—a number that tends to increase by a couple of percentages each year.

Keep Reading

¿Qué Es Una Demanda Colectiva?

Por definición, una demanda de acción de clase es un tipo de demanda en la que un grupo de personas con las mismas o similares lesiones causadas por el producto mismo, acción, persona o entidad, toma acciones legales como un grupo colectivo.


Si usted o un ser querido cree que pueden haber caído recientemente víctima de una demanda de acción de clase, es importante saber qué hacer de inmediato con el fin de obtener las recuperaciones que usted y el grupo afectado se merece por derecho.

Keep Reading

What Is a Class Action Lawsuit?

By definition, a class action lawsuit is a type of lawsuit in which a group of people with the same or similar injuries caused by the same product, action, person or entity, takes legal action as a collective group.


If you or a loved one believe they may have recently fallen victim to a class action lawsuit, it’s important to know what to do right away in order to get the recoveries you and the affected group rightfully deserve.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Estudio de Caso: Fort Lauderdale

Después de experimentar un grave accidente de resbalón y caída en Ft. Lauderdale, usted puede estar buscando un abogado de lesiones personales de confianza en la zona sur de la Florida para representar su caso. Pero antes de tomar la decisión de contratar el primer bufete de abogados que se ponga en contacto, es importante saber que está eligiendo uno que tiene su mejor interés en mente. Usted debe estar seguro de que el elegido ha tenido un historia probada de casos exitosos como la suya, por lo que sabe que tiene la mejor oportunidad de conseguir las recuperaciones que se merece por derecho.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Case Study: Fort Lauderdale

 

After experiencing a serious slip-and-fall accident in Fort Lauderdale, you may be searching for a trusted personal injury attorney in the South Florida area to represent your case. But prior to making the decision to hire the first law firm you get in touch with, it’s important to know you’re choosing one that has your best interest in mind. You should be confident that the one you’ve chosen has had a proven track record of successful cases like yours, so you know you have the best chance of getting the recoveries you rightfully deserve.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Estudio de Caso: Miami

Si recientemente ha estado en un accidente de auto en Miami, es posible que este en busca de un abogado de lesiones personales en la zona sur de la Florida para representar su caso. Pero antes de contratar cualquier bufete de abogados demasiado rápido, usted debe estar seguro de que el elegido ha representado casos como el suyo para obtener los asentamientos que merece legítimamente.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Case Study: Miami

 

If you’ve recently been in an auto accident in Miami, you may be looking for a personal injury attorney in the South Florida area to represent your case. But before hiring any law firm too quickly, you should be confident that the one you’ve chosen has represented cases just like yours to get the rightful settlements deserved.

Keep Reading

How to Know If You Have a Personal Injury Case in Florida: Car Accident Edition

 

Being the victim of a car accident does not guarantee that you will have a successful personal injury case, even if you believe you were undoubtedly not at fault. As in many states, there are a few things that must be collected, presented and proven in order to set your Florida accident case up for success and get the recoveries you deserve.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Estudio de Caso: West Palm Beach

Después de un accidente de auto en el área de West Palm Beach, que podría estar buscando un abogado local de lesiones personales para representar su caso. Pero antes de decidirse a contratar a cualquier empresa, es importante que se sienta seguro sabiendo que el que usted elija ha ayudado a las personas recibir los asentamientos que se merecen y ayudarán a hacer lo mismo para usted.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Case Study: West Palm Beach

After an auto accident in the West Palm Beach area, you might be looking for a local personal injury attorney to represent your case. But before you decide to hire any one firm, it’s important you feel confident knowing that the one you choose has helped people like you get the settlements they deserve and will help do the same for you.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Estudio de Caso: Broward County

Si usted o un ser querido ha estado recientemente en un accidente automovilístico en el área de Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood y se cree que tiene un caso, pueden estar en la búsqueda de una firma de abogados para representar su caso. Pero antes de saltar a una decisión de contratar a cualquier empresa, es importante que se sienta seguro sabiendo que el que usted elija ha ayudado a las personas como usted a recibir los asentamientos que se merecen.

Keep Reading

Cohen & Cohen Case Study: Broward County

If you or a loved one has recently been in an auto accident in the Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood area and you believe you have a case, you may be on the search for a personal injury firm to represent your case. But before jumping to a decision to hire any one firm, it’s important you feel confident knowing that the one you choose has helped people like you get the settlements they deserve.

Keep Reading

Maneras de Evitar un Accidente de Tráfico: Miami

Si usted es un conductor frecuente en el área de Miami, usted sabe lo atento que tiene que ser para mantenerse a salvo en las carreteras de todas las zonas de alto tráfico en toda la ciudad. Pero estar atento no es la única manera de ser un conductor seguro. Usted también tiene que encontrar la manera de quitarse de situaciones peligrosas, así como manejar a la defensiva. Así que si usted está buscando maneras para sí mismo o para un ser querido evitar entrar en un accidente de tráfico en Miami, utilice estas sugerencias para conducir que le guiará a lo largo de un camino seguro a su destino.

Keep Reading

Ways to Avoid Getting in a Car Accident: Miami

If you’re a frequent driver in the Miami area, you know how attentive you have to be to stay safe on the roads of all the high-traffic areas throughout the city. But being attentive isn’t the only way to be a safe driver. You also have to find ways to remove yourself from dangerous situations, as well as drive defensively. So whether you’re seeking ways for yourself or for a loved one to avoid getting into a car accident in Miami, use these helpful driving tips to guide you along a safe path to your destination.

Keep Reading

9 Natural Remedies for Post-Accident Healing

After being in an auto accident, it’s crucial to see a doctor right away. But if you have to wait a day or two to get an appointment, here are some plant-based herbs and products to use in the meantime to help reduce inflammation, decrease pain and soothe muscles.

Keep Reading

9 Remedios Naturales para Curación Después de un Accidente

Después de estar en un accidente automovilísticoautomovilístico, es crucial ver a un médico inmediatamente. Pero si usted tiene que esperar un día o dos para conseguir una cita, aquí están algunas hierbas y productos a base de plantas para usar mientras tanto para ayudar a reducir la inflamación, disminuir el dolor y aliviar los músculos.

Keep Reading

Ways to Avoid Getting in a Car Accident: Ft. Lauderdale

When it comes to being a safe driver, there’s more to it than just following the rules of the road. It also requires the ability to be a defensive driver as well as removing yourself from notoriously dangerous areas of traffic. So whether you’re looking for tips on avoiding car accidents for yourself or for someone you know in the Ft. Lauderdale area, use these driving tips to help keep you out of harm’s way while on the road.

Keep Reading

Maneras de Evitar en un Accidente de Tráfico: Ft. Lauderdale

Cuando se trata de ser un conductor seguro, hay más a él que sólo siguiendo las reglas de la carretera. También se requiere la capacidad de ser un conductor defensivo, así como evitar las áreas de tráfico notoriamente peligrosas. Así que si usted está buscando consejos sobre cómo evitar los accidentes de tráfico para sí mismo o para alguien que usted conoce en el area de Ft. Lauderdale, utilice estos consejos de conducción para ayudar a mantenerse fuera de peligro mientras está en la carretera.

Keep Reading

Herramientas y Consejos para Ayudar A Prevenir los Accidentes de Auto

Si usted es nuevo en la carretera o un titular de licencia con experiencia , es seguro decir que los conductores de todos los niveles de experiencia les gustaría evitar entrar en un accidente de auto si se puede evitar. Y en un momento en que tiene más distracciones que nunca, es importante conocer todas las formas en que usted y sus pasajeros puede mantenerse a salvo mientras se está detras del guia.

Keep Reading

Tools and Tips to Help Prevent Car Accidents

Whether you’re new to the open road or a seasoned license holder, it’s safe to say that drivers of all experience levels would like to avoid getting into a car accident if it can be avoided. And in a time that has more distractions than ever, it’s important to know all the ways that you and your passengers can stay safe while you’re behind the wheel.

Keep Reading

Maneras de Evitar un Accidente de Tráfico: Hollywood, Florida

Ser un conductor seguro no es sólo acerca de seguir las reglas de la carretera a sí mismo. A menudo, se trata de una combinación de seguir estas reglas, evitar zonas peligrosas y ser un conductor defensivo también. Así que si usted está buscando maneras de evitar un accidente para sí mismo o para alguien que usted conoce en Hollywood, Florida, utiliza estos consejos de conducción útiles para ayudarle a mantenerse alejado de las colisiones peligrosas en el área.

Keep Reading

Maneras de Evitar un Accidente de Tráfico: West Palm Beach

Ya sea que recientemente ha estado involucrado en un accidente a sí mismo, tienes niños que son nuevos conductores, o simplemente quieres ser proactivo acerca de la seguridad del conductor en el área de West Palm Beach, siempre es una buena idea tener algunos consejos de conducción en la parte posterior de su mente mientras viaja en zonas de alto tráfico. Y aunque no todos los accidentes de tráfico son evitables, aquí están algunas maneras de prevenir colisiones posibles, específicamente en West Palm Beach:

Keep Reading

6 Errores Comunes que se Deben Evitar Tras de un Accidente Automovilístico

Keep Reading

6 Common Mistakes to Avoid Following a Car Accident

Keep Reading

Ways to Avoid Getting in a Car Accident: Hollywood, Florida

Being a safe driver isn’t just about following the rules of the road yourself. Oftentimes, it’s a combination of following these rules, removing yourself from dangerous areas and being a defensive driver as well. So whether you’re looking for ways to avoid an accident for yourself or for someone you know in Hollywood, Florida, use these helpful driving tips to help you steer clear of dangerous collisions in the area.

Keep Reading

Ways to Avoid Getting in a Car Accident: West Palm Beach

Whether you’ve recently been involved in an accident yourself, have children that are new drivers, or just want to be proactive about driver safety in the West Palm Beach area, it’s always a good idea to have some driving tips in the back of your mind while traveling in high-traffic areas. And although not all car accidents are avoidable, here are some ways to prevent potential collisions from happening, specifically in West Palm Beach.

Keep Reading

After the Accident: 3 Common Mistakes You Shouldn’t Make

Unfortunately, auto accidents aren’t always avoidable. But when it comes to what you can do after the fact, there are a few things you can avoid to ensure you’re on the right road toward recovery.

Keep Reading

Don't Get Taken for a Ride: How to Deal with Car Insurance Companies

As many can agree, dealing with insurance company adjusters after an accident can be almost as mentally and emotionally draining as the car accident itself, as you once again find yourself in a moment of uncertainty and high frustration. That’s why it’s important to understand and be prepared with the information you need to discuss with your insurance company so you won’t be taken for a ride.

Keep Reading

Discussing Your Car Accident with Your Employer

As many would agree, a car accident is an unfortunate and often unavoidable circumstance to deal with, especially if you are the victim of someone else’s negligent behavior. And, if an injury has occurred due to that negligence, it can cause a wide range of interruptions in your day-to-day life, including your personal well-being, your financial stability and your job.

Keep Reading

Who to Call at the Car Accident Scene


When you’ve been affected by a car accident caused by another driver, it can leave you feeling overwhelmed, angry, scared, and in need of emotional support from loved ones. And though emotions may be running high, it’s important to remember who should be contacted while you’re still at the scene of the accident.   

Keep Reading

After Your Car Accident: Your First 3 Steps


After being involved in a car accident caused by another driver, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed with what to do first. Because there are a lot of things that need to be taken care of right away, it can be difficult to distinguish which decisions are the right ones to make and which you should make first.

Keep Reading

Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney Now: Deadlines


As an extension of our previous article—Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney Now—this blog aims to expand on the importance of having a lawyer by your side to make sure you meet all the important deadlines necessary for your claim.

Keep Reading

The True Value of a Personal Injury Attorney: Contacting Insurance Companies


As an extension of one of our recent blogs—The True Value of a Personal Injury Attorney—this blog delves into how valuable it can be having a lawyer communicate with insurance companies after an auto accident.

Keep Reading

How to Get Your Settlement As Soon As Possible


Getting recoveries after a personal injury accident can be a long process. From seeking medical treatment to waiting on insurance companies to review all the plaintiff’s materials and more, there’s just a lot that goes into determining a final settlement. But, this process doesn’t have to be as extensive if you know the right steps to take to speed it up.

Here are a few ways to ensure you get your settlement quickly:

Keep Reading

Getting the Most Money for Your Personal Injury: Breaking Down Your Settlement Calculation


While many insurance companies and personal injury attorneys have their own formula for calculating a fair settlement amount owed to a personal-injury accident victim, most of them are generally pretty similar. They include a variety of factors, such as medical bills, present and future lost income, and more.

Keep Reading

The Keys to a Successful Partnership: Working with Your Lawyer


Dealing with a personal injury lawsuit can be complicated—especially for you, the victim, who likely has serious mental, emotional or physical injuries and other damages to deal with on top of everything else.

Keep Reading

Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney Now


Although hiring a lawyer after a personal injury accident is not a requirement of the injured victim, there are certain definite benefits of having one represent you right from the start. Because there is so much to do and think about—from documenting important information to meeting specific deadlines and more—getting an attorney to handle all the little details is the best possible chance for receiving the most money back for your damages.

Keep Reading

The True Value of a Personal Injury Attorney


Until you’ve become the victim of a personal injury accident, it’s hard to know all the complexities that will likely come with your case. For many people who try to tackle their cases without legal assistance, they discover that there are often many intangibles that get missed or overlooked during the process, as this these individuals are typically dealing with this type of experience for the very first time.

Keep Reading

How Personal Injury Cases Work and What You Can Expect When Yours Begins


No matter if you or a loved one has experienced a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence relating to a car accident, medical malpractice, a defective product, premises liability or other similar circumstance, there are a few common things that can be expected in any personal injury case once it begins.

Keep Reading

What Your Personal Injury Attorney Will Expect From You


For most people, hiring a personal injury attorney is a foreign experience that hardly any new victim knows how to deal with. Generally speaking, there aren’t many people who: A) have to suffer an injury (or worse) due to someone else’s negligent behavior, or B) have to suffer it more than once in their lifetime.

Keep Reading

5 Important Questions to Ask Your New Personal Injury Attorney


Hiring a personal injury attorney is no easy process. It requires quick, yet educated decision-making that ultimately affects the success or failure of your case.

Keep Reading

A History of Successful Accident Cases


When it comes to personal injury cases, our team at The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen has had the opportunity to represent a wide variety across the South Florida area. In fact, in our 45 years of business, we’ve been fortunate enough to have been able to represent more than 100,000 different cases, earning upwards of $100 million in recoveries for our clients.

Keep Reading

The Cohen & Cohen Difference


Choosing the right lawyer to represent your personal injury case can be challenging. There are a number of things to look for, including years of experience, number of cases won, years of service within the firm, and more.

But making this big of a decision depends on more than just the numbers. It also depends on trust, integrity and that simple feeling of it being just the right fit. That’s why The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen takes pride in addressing all those concerns and more for you right off the bat. And that’s The Cohen & Cohen Difference.

Keep Reading

3 Questions to Always Ask a Lawyer Prior to Hiring (Infographic)

When it comes to hiring a lawyer, there are a lot of things to consider before choosing to hire one. Use these three essential questions to help determine the right one for you.


Keep Reading

The Cohen & Cohen Commitment to You

 

It’s safe to say that no one ever wants to be involved in a personal injury case. But if you do become victim to one unexpectedly, it’s also safe to say that you want the best, most reliable representation you can get.

Keep Reading

What Cohen & Cohen Fights to Win Compensation For

 

If this is your first time being a victim of personal injury due to someone else’s negligence, you’re probably finding out very quickly that there are a lot of things that need to be dealt with quickly and carefully after the fact. That’s why many turn to a personal injury attorney for communicating with insurance companies and doctors, filing claims, getting advice on next steps, and much more.

Keep Reading

Defining Negligence in Terms of a Car Accident Case

 

 

When it comes to personal injury cases, there are some terms that can often be confusing or unfamiliar to those who don’t use them regularly. Negligence, for example, is a term that is used in car accident cases to describe the careless manner in which a person has behaved that has caused direct harm to another individual.

Keep Reading

Visual Guide: 10 Answers to Questions You Really Care About After an Accident

After an auto accident, there are likely dozens of questions going through your head that you need answers to quickly. While there are plenty of resources out there that cover the basics, what about answers to the REAL questions you have? Some might include: How much money should I expect? Do I really need a lawyer? What should I do when I receive that insurance check in the mail? Read below for straight-forward answers to 10 of the questions you care about most after an accident.

Keep Reading

Tips for Dealing With Your Insurance Company After an Accident

Speaking to an insurance adjuster for the first time can be frustrating and confusing, especially if you’re also dealing with injuries, vehicle repairs and other similar inconveniences associated with a car accident. It’s important to know what information to discuss with your insurance company, what your rights are and what things to avoid saying when reviewing the details of the incident.

Keep Reading

6 Common Mistakes to Avoid Following a Car Accident

Car accident reportSometimes car accidents are truly unavoidable, especially when you are the driver not at fault. But though you can’t always prevent an accident from happening, you can prevent a few common misjudgments that people often make after the incident takes place.

Keep Reading

5 Reasons You Must See the Right Doctor After a Car Accident

After an auto accident, there are often a lot of damages to deal with. And though motor vehicles and their spare parts are easily replaceable, your health and well-being aren’t.

Whether you’re feeling slight discomfort or full-fledged pain, it’s crucial to see a doctor immediately following your accident for a number of reasons—especially if you were the driver not at fault.

Keep Reading

Understanding Florida Law: What Are My Rights After a Car Accident?

Being involved in an auto accident can be a taxing ordeal—especially so if you’re not at fault. On top of dealing with the physical and emotional damages associated with the incident, many drivers are often unsure of what their rights are and don’t know what steps to take in protecting them.

Keep Reading

Visual Guide: What Can a Personal Injury Lawyer Do For Me?

For many people who've fallen victim to a car accident, choosing to hire a personal injury attorney to represent them can be a difficult decision to make. Some aren't aware of what their rights are. Some aren't even sure if they need a lawyer. But no matter what their final decision may be, it's important to at least know what a lawyer could be helping with financially and legally so they can focus on dealing with the physical and emotional damages incurred.

Keep Reading

The Do’s and Don’ts of the Car Accident Scene

When you’ve been involved in a car accident caused by another driver, a lot can happen all at once, and it’s easy to find yourself completely overwhelmed with what to do next. But before you make any rash decisions, there are a few do’s and don’ts to keep in mind, so you can start getting back to a state of normalcy.

Keep Reading

Visual Guide: Who Will Pay My Bills After My Car Accident? 

After a car accident, it may be confusing as to what you are and aren't responsible for financially—from lost wages to medical bills and everything in between. If you've been in a recent accident, take the doubt out of the equation by reading our informative visual guide, which outlines the full details of who will be held responsible for your expenses.

Keep Reading

Do You Really Need a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

For many who’ve recently fallen victim to an auto accident, the question of whether to hire a lawyer or not frequently comes up when dealing with the aftermath. But regardless of your decision, you should know that you have rights under the law that prevent you from having to pay for someone else’s negligence, and hiring a trustworthy attorney to represent you can help ensure those rights are protected.

Keep Reading

Tips on How to Stay Organized and On Track After a Car Accident

Car accidents often cause a great deal of stress for anyone involved. From dealing with physical injuries to coping with the trauma on an emotional level, it can all be very overwhelming to go through at once. But what many consider the most taxing is the mental stress that’s associated with staying organized while dealing with everything else.

At The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen, we strive to help educate accident victims on personal injury law, share our experience and offer advice for what to do next. And with all the stress that comes with being in an accident, our goal is to provide some helpful information on how to keep organized so you can get back to a state of normalcy as quickly as possible.

Here are some tips on how to stay on track after an auto accident:

Keep Reading

3 Things to Always Ask a Lawyer About Your Accident Case


After being in an auto accident, putting all the pieces back together can often be an overwhelming process. And as for many accident victims dealing with personal injury for the first time, there are always a number of questions that arise when you’re going over the details of your case. 

To make things a little simpler for you, our team has created a list of just three important questions to always ask a lawyer about in regards to your accident case to ensure you’re prepared for the next steps.

Keep Reading

Understanding PIP in Florida


After being in an auto accident—regardless of who was at fault—there’s often a lot of tasks to take care of and information to absorb in a very short amount of time after. One of these important items is learning about personal injury protection (also called “PIP”), especially for drivers in the state of Florida.

At The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen, we’ve created a PIP overview to help you remember the most important facts about it and how it can relate to your accident. Here are the essentials:

Keep Reading

9 Natural Remedies for Post-Accident Healing

 
After being in an auto accident, it’s easy to find yourself emotionally, mentally or physically distressed (maybe all three at once). And while seeking medical attention right away is certainly crucial to your health if you’ve been injured, there are also a variety of plant-based herbs and products that can help reduce inflammation and prevent further damages, as well as soothe and reduce any current pain you might be experiencing.

Keep Reading

The History of The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen

At The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen, we believe trust is built on many things, including level of education, amount of experience, willingness to communicate and—most importantly—transparency with clients. This involves getting to know us just as much as we get to know you. That’s why we’re sharing our history with you, so you know exactly what type of firm is representing your case, how it’s grown and what it stands for.

 

Here’s a brief history of where The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen started:

Keep Reading

From the Minds of the Cohen & Cohen Lawyers: Why We Got Into Personal Injury Law

When it comes to choosing a personal injury law firm, you should have full confidence that your firm is trustworthy and ready to represent your case with skill and integrity. At The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen, we believe trust is earned through proven successes, excellent service and—most importantly—open communication, which includes getting to know our team just as much as we get to know you and your case. 

That’s why we wanted to share a little more about our key players Adam Mann, Donald Norton and Keith Goldblum, and explain a bit why these exceptional attorneys got into personal injury law in the first place. Here are their answers:

Keep Reading

Understanding the Breakdown of a Car Accident Case

After a serious auto accident, you or a loved one may be unsure of whether or not to hire a lawyer. And while it’s always smart to at least consult with one in order to understand the full extent of your rights, it’s also important to remember all the things a lawyer can help take care of for you during this overwhelming, exhausting and sometimes emotionally draining time. 

Here are just a few of the things a lawyer can handle for you in an accident case:

Keep Reading

5 Signs of a Trustworthy Law Firm

Choosing the right law firm to represent you is not always an easy task. There are many things to consider, including the team’s amount of experience, skill sets, education, willingness to communicate, etc. But in our opinion, the most important quality to look for in any firm is trustworthiness. 

At Cohen & Cohen, we understand just how essential a trustworthy attorney can be to your case and even your future. That’s why we’ve created a list of qualities to seek out in a law firm that can help you make this important decision with clarity and direction.

Keep Reading

3 Questions to Always Ask a Lawyer Prior to Hiring

Dealing with a personal injury due to someone else’s wrongdoing can be very difficult. From physical damages, mental stress, financial responsibilities and even the emotional burden that all come with this unfortunate incident, victims can often feel overwhelmed with how much they have to deal with.

At The Law Firm of Cohen & Cohen, we understand how important it is to have a lawyer there to help you every step of the way during this difficult time. Not just any lawyer, but the right one. And to find the right one, you’ve got to start asking the right kind of questions. 

Keep Reading