Slips, Trips, and Falls
Spills and uneven walkways are common culprits of falls. If you’ve been injured in a slip and fall or a trip and fall accident, the property owner could be held liable if they failed in their duty to keep their property safe for visitors.
Damages in car accident cases are often high due to the added cost of property damage to your vehicle and the nature of injuries sustained when high speeds are involved. We often see broken bones, brain trauma, spinal injuries, and more after car accidents. If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you need someone with experience handling this type of case to help you prove liability and handle the insurance companies.
Collisions involving motorcycles are often fatal. If you lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident, your personal injury attorney can explore a wrongful death claim with you. For those who survive, the recovery process is often long and arduous. Make sure you have the resources you need to recover with your personal injury attorney’s assistance.
Dealing with the responsible truck driver and their employer can be difficult due to the fact that this industry can afford to hire huge law firms to represent them. Your personal injury lawyer can fight the truck company’s insurance provider to ensure you still receive the compensation you deserve after your accident.
Your personal injury attorney can help you determine the value of your case and get reimbursed for your losses, whether you were injured while riding on a bus or were struck by one as a pedestrian. Like truck crashes, bus accidents can become complicated in determining liability (the bus driver, the driver’s employer, the maker of the vehicle, etc.).
Accidents With Pedestrians and Cyclists
Accidents between vehicles and pedestrians or cyclists often occur when drivers don’t understand the rules of right-of-way or fail to observe the space around their vehicle properly. Attorney Richard Bokor has experience in proving liability after cyclists and pedestrians have suffered injuries.
Premises Liability Incidents
This area of personal injury covers any accident that occurs on another party’s property. Your personal injury attorney can review the facts of your incident and advise you on the strengths of your case against the property owner.
Pool Accidents and Drownings
Per Florida law, pools must be fenced, properly maintained, and have necessary posted warnings. Your personal injury attorney can help you determine whether the pool owner or property manager should be held liable for any incident that has occurred in a private or public pool.
If you’ve been injured in a boating accident, our firm can review maritime laws to determine who should be held responsible for your injuries.
Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect
The nursing home and its staff are responsible for the safety and care of their residents. If your loved one has been mistreated in a nursing home, we can help you get the financial recovery your family needs to cover medical bills and any other treatment they need to be made whole.
If your injury was caused by a faulty or unsafe product, your personal injury lawyer can hold the manufacturing party or the retailer responsible for their negligence. We can handle both independent lawsuits and mass torts.
If you’ve been bitten by a dog, that pet owner is responsible for the harm their animal caused. You could seek damages to cover your medical bills, pain and suffering, and disfigurement.