personal injury / wrongful death

Frequently Asked Questions relating to personal injury and wrongful death cases. Please click on an individual question to expand and play the video.

Can any attorney represent me in an accident case?

Are punitive damages available in my accident case?

Do I need an attorney for my personal injury case in Florida?

What is negligence?

What is causation?

What is a slip and fall accident?

What if there are no witnesses to my accident?

If I am unhappy with my present car accident attorney can I switch attorneys? How much will it cost?

How quickly should I contact an attorney in an accident case?

Does open container law apply when I am on a boat?

What should I do if an insurance company approaches me about my wrongful death suit?

What is underinsured motorists coverage in Florida?

What are the different parts of an auto insurance policy?

Will I have to pay to speak with an attorney about my Florida personal injury case?

Will I have to go to court for my Florida personal injury case?

How quickly should I contact an attorney after I was injured by another person?

Do I need an attorney for my Florida personal injury case?

What types of legal relief are available on behalf of the surviving family after a car accident?

What is a negligent security claim?

What if a loved one has been killed in a Florida motorcycle/car accident that was not their fault?

Should I take photos of my injuries and the accident scene?

Must a settlement in a wrongful death case be shared with all relatives?

I was injured in a Florida crash. Can I receive money for time I missed?

Is there a time limit to file a Florida wrongful death suit?

I don't wish to hurt anyone financially should I still pursue a recovery settlement for my injuries?

I did not think I was hurt in the motorcycle/car accident but now I am?

How soon must I bring an injury or death case based on a Florida truck accident?

Can I receive compensation from a Florida store where I was injured in a slip and fall accident?

Can an insurance company cancel my policy in Florida for any reason it chooses?

Are there alternatives to going to court in a Florida motorcycle/car accident case?

After a Florida car accident must i accept an offer for less than the repair costs from-the other drivers

Can a traffic light w/ too short of a walk time to safely cross the street create city liability?

Should I try to settle directly with the other drivers insurance company?

How long can I delay a release on my injury claim?

What if the only survivors are minors? Can they sue for wrongful death in Florida?

What defines a trespasser?

Who has the right of way of sidewalks -- bikes or people?