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April 2018 Archives

When car accidents result in PTSD

You probably began your day thinking that it was going to be just another ordinary day. Then, out of nowhere, another vehicle struck yours. You suffered physical injuries that kept you from working for a while, and you still have medical bills and other damages to pay for as well.

Wrongful death: Florida mother and daughter killed in crash

Construction zones on Florida roadways can be confusing and difficult to navigate, especially at night. Typically, drivers are cautioned with signs, lights and cones to slow down and drive carefully. Although the work must be completed while vehicles continue to travel the roadways, the workers have a responsibility to make the area as safe as possible. If safety is compromised, accidents, serious injuries and/or death can occur. Sadly, a wrongful death may have recently occurred on a Florida roadway when a mother and daughter were killed in a construction zone crash.

Car accidents: 3 Florida teens injured in collision

High school seniors all across the country are nearing their graduation. There is excitement, fear and hope for the new future they anticipate beginning. Car accidents are not in the plans of graduates or their families, but they do occur. Unfortunately, accidents wreak havoc in a multitude of ways on the victim's lives and anyone connected to the victims. Sadly, an entire Florida community has been impacted by an accident involving three high school seniors just weeks before their graduation.

Girl suffers brain injury at Universal Theme park in Florida

Thousands of people in Florida and around the country flock to one of the many theme parks that Orlando has to offer every year. Usually, it is a place for families and friends to make numerous memories and enjoy a good time. Sadly, for one family, their visit to Universal's Volcano Bay resulted in their child suffering a brain injury.

Individuals addicted to their cellphones could cause you harm

When it comes to casual cellphone use, many people think of these devices as convenient tools. On the other hand, when cellphones — smartphones in particular — become a nuisance, it is not unusual for individuals to feel that people would be better served to put the phones down and take in their surroundings.

Car accidents can result in various traumatic brain injuries

Whenever someone suffers an injury to the head, most people begin to panic. Typically, head injuries can affect the brain, and whenever a traumatic brain injury occurs, the negative impacts can prove frightening and long-lasting. The severity of the effects may depend on the type of injury that you suffer.

Should you accept the insurance company's settlement offer?

In a matter of seconds, your life changed. During those seconds, you experienced the sights, sounds and smells that come with a car accident, you felt either like you were moving in slow motion or didn't even have time to process what happened. In either case, it became clear in the minutes that followed that you suffered serious injuries.

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