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What is Negligence? How Fault is Determined and Defined

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The department store employee who sees a potentially dangerous spill on the floor, yet does nothing. The driver…

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Self-Driving Cars: Understanding the Limitation of Today’s Drive Assistance Technology

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  Self-driving cars allow drivers to take a metaphorical back seat to built-in tech that uses real-time roadway…

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Child Endangerment: The Real Risks of Leaving a Child in a Car

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There is nothing more precious to a parent than his or her child, and it is a parent’s…

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Locked and Loaded: Gun Storage Safety and Liability

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Since the Bill of Rights was drafted, bearing arms has been a guaranteed right for American citizens, and…

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Respect the Flame: Fire Safety and Prevention

Since the dawn of modern man, fire has been something that we have met with equal reverence and…

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911 Operator Negligence

Can a negligence claim be successfully brought against a 911 operator?  The answer is “yes,” however, it needs…

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Your Smartphone: Wonderful Tech and Dangerous Distraction

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Nearly everyone has a smartphone that they carry them with them all day long. If we leave the…

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A 4-Wheeler Accident and a Parent’s Responsibility in Personal Injury

4-Wheeler Accident

In Florida, the Supreme Court has held that a parent is not liable for the tort (wrongdoing) committed…

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How Can I Avoid Injuries in the Workplace?

Everyone wants to avoid unnecessary injuries. Whether it is cleaning up those jagged Lego just waiting to produce…

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The Tragedy at Punta Gorda and a Cap on Damages

A 73-year-old woman was participating in a voluntary citizen training class conducted by the Punta Gorda Police Department.…

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Dog Bite Laws You Need to Know Before Fido Goes to the Dog Park

  Though it can get a bit hot out, most Central Floridians still enjoy getting out of the…

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Water Park Injuries

Water parks are a lot of fun, especially in the nearly year-round warmth that Florida is famous for.…

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