Brandon Personal Injury Blog

  • Our Job is to Fight for You!

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 27-Apr-2017

    Getting in a car accident makes life stressful. If you’ve been in a car accident, you must deal with the other driver, insurance companies, doctors, and more, and often without the use of your damaged car. The stress of the accident and the complexity of the events that follow can leave you in a tough situation with large bills to pay. At ...
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  • Do I have a personal injury case?

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 29-Oct-2015

    A personal injury claim allows individuals who have been injured at the hands of another party to seek compensation for the financial and non-economic damages he or she has suffered. How do you know that you have a valid personal injury claim? Our Brandon attorneys can explain. Understanding the Concept of Negligence All personal injury cases are ...
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  • What damages can you pursue for wrongful death?

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 6-Oct-2015

    Seek Help From a Brandon Wrongful Death Attorney Have you lost a loved one at the hands of a negligent or reckless individual? Our compassionate and experienced attorneys want to help you understand your legal options for pursuing a wrongful death claim in Brandon, Florida. At Boohoff Law, P.A., we understand that the loss you have suffered is ...
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  • What Should I Do if an Insurance Company Calls Me?

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 4-Mar-2014

    After being involved in an accident, it is likely that an insurance company may contact you in order to get a statement or information about the accident from you. Oftentimes the insurance company of the party at fault will want a quick statement of your injuries and the accident as a whole. This can be a trick in order for them to offer you a ...
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  • What is Negligence in a Personal Injury Case?

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 23-Jan-2014

    When the term negligence in used in a personal injury case, it is referring to a failure of a duty to exercise reasonable care. Oftentimes, when taking negligence into account, there is a standard of care that a reasonable person would exercise, and that standard is used to determine if there is negligence present in a case. There are generally ...
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  • What To Do After a Car Accident

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 18-Nov-2013

    After being involved in a car accident, it is crucial to document the situation in order to later build a personal injury case and recover damages. When you are filing an accident claim and seeking compensation, as much detail and evidence possible can improve your chances of winning the case. The first priority after the accident should be to make ...
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  • Proving Fault in a Product Liability Case

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 14-Nov-2013

    Recovering compensation after an injury due to a dangerous product can prove to be simpler than many other accidents. There are strict rules in place for product liability and you can recover damages from the responsible parties. There are several ways to pursue compensation, whether it is due to negligence, a breach of warranty or strict ...
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  • Signs of Medical Malpractice

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 1-Nov-2013

    Oftentimes, victims of medical malpractice struggle to determine if they suffered malpractice and when. Victims without the knowledge of a physician may not be able to know if something went wrong. First, knowing what medical malpractice is can help in determining if you have suffered. Medical malpractice occurs when a physician or medical ...
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  • Judge Rejects 2013 Medical Liability Reform Package in Florida

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 30-Sep-2013

    Florida legislature created a medical liability reform package for 2013 that could assist doctors in defending themselves in a medical malpractice case. The United States District Judge Hinkle decided that this new reform law violated a federal health care privacy laws. In the package, doctors were given the ability for a lawyer of a doctor to talk ...
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  • Common Causes of Semi Accidents in Florida

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 17-Sep-2013

    Any type of motor vehicle-related accident is capable of causing serious injuries and fatalities. Some of the most deadly types of motor vehicle accidents are truck accidents, particularly those involving semis. It is not uncommon for semi trucks to be carrying massive loads that can cause the semi to weigh in excess of 80,000 pounds. Compared to ...
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  • Florida's New Texting While Driving Law

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 11-Sep-2013

    It will soon be illegal to text and drive in the state of Florida. Beginning on October 1st, 2013, Florida will be the 41st state to implement a texting and driving law. Recently signed by Governor Scott, SB 52 is a bill that prohibits individuals from driving while typing, entering or sending any letters, numbers, symbols or texts into a handheld ...
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  • Requirements for a Medical Malpractice Claim

    Posted By Boohoff Law, P.A. || 12-Aug-2013

    Medical malpractice takes place when the actions or lack of actions from a medical professional causes harm to a patient. Failing to perform medical duties is dangerous and can lead to severe consequences. Team up with a Brandon personal injury attorney for help with your claim. In order to file a claim for medical malpractice, you and your ...
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