Blog Posts in 2013

  • 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 sure everyone involved is okay and if medical ...
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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 liability, our firm can help. Strict liability is a complex ...
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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 professional does not uphold or abide by the standard of ...
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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 with other doctors about the patient that is ...
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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 the average car, which weighs a mere 3,000+ pounds, ...
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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 wireless device. The reading of texts while ...
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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 attorney will need to prove all of the following things ...
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