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Are You Fully Covered? Accidents Involving Uninsured Motorists

By Larry Hornsby |

No one wants to be in an automobile accident. However, accidents in Florida carry an unseen extra risk, because as many as one in four Florida drivers are either significantly underinsured, or carry no coverage at all. If you are in an accident with an underinsured or uninsured motorist, you run the risk of… Read More »

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What Is The Two-Dismissal Rule?

By Larry Hornsby |

In an effort to prevent multiple or repeat filings, Florida instituted what it calls the “two dismissal rule” for workers’ compensation petitions after a case in 2009. While this may seem confusing, it in reality a way to ensure that workers do not try to file multiple times for the same injury – but… Read More »

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Spring and Summer Slip and Falls

By Larry Hornsby |

As the weather improves, both private citizens and business owners have to adapt to changes that the higher temperatures will bring to the state. Some are quicker than others, especially when it comes to public areas and businesses, and every year accidents result from this lack of foresight. If you are injured due to… Read More »

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Workers’ Compensation and Chronic Pain

By Larry Hornsby |

The National Academies Press states that approximately 100 million people in the U.S. live with chronic pain. No statistics currently exist on how many began to experience symptoms after a work-related injury, but it is reasonable to assume that there are many. If you are one of them, however, getting your employer to agree… Read More »

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Passenger Liability In Florida Car Accidents

By Larry Hornsby |

Auto accidents affect many more people than just the drivers of the vehicles, and no one more than the passengers involved. Many people labor under the misapprehension that they have very little recourse in terms of getting their medical bills paid unless they have Personal Injury Protection (PIP) insurance that covers riding in another… Read More »

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Concurrent Employment & Workers’ Compensation

By Larry Hornsby |

In this day and age, with inflation rising and workers’ pay not covering what it used to, many people work two jobs to make ends meet. This can complicate the issue of workers’ compensation if you are injured at one job, but can work at neither. Enlisting the help of a knowledgeable attorney can… Read More »

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I Was In An Accident With An Uber Car! Now What?

By Larry Hornsby |

Ridesharing has become extremely popular in Florida during the past few years for a variety of reasons. The convenience factor is high, as well as the issue of safety on a night out if alcohol has been involved. However, like anyone, Uber drivers are human, and they will occasionally make the wrong decision, getting… Read More »

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Are Lunch Time Accidents Covered?

By Larry Hornsby |

Most employees nowadays are familiar with the basic tenets of workers’ compensation – if you are injured on the job or within the scope of employment, your employer’s insurance will pay for at least a significant portion of the medical bills related to that injury. However, the proverbial jury is still out on the… Read More »

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Affirmative Defenses To Personal Injury Claims

By Larry Hornsby |

Personal injury claims based in negligence law are by far the most common type of lawsuit brought in the United States, across the board. They can be difficult to prevail upon, however, for a multitude of reasons. Sometimes the facts are not on the plaintiff’s side. Other times, a defendant may be able to… Read More »

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Workers’ Compensation and Wrongful Death

By Larry Hornsby |

While most of the time, workers’ compensation claims deal with significant injury on the job, it can also cover issues involving wrongful death. If your loved one has died as a result of injuries sustained on the job, you may be entitled to compensation. However, when workers’ compensation comes into play, such a lawsuit… Read More »

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