What is a Medical Malpractice Claim?

What is a Medical Malpractice Claim?

Medical malpractice is when a patient has been harmed because their treating medical provider was negligent.  There are many different types of claims and they can include the following:   Wrongful Death – occurs when a patient dies as a direct result of the...
What are Compensatory Damages?

What are Compensatory Damages?

Civil lawsuit plaintiffs typically receive two types of damages; punitive damages that punish a defendant’s wrongdoing or compensatory damages that seek to make a victim “whole” again after an accident. Every state has different laws concerning punitive damages, their...
Types of Brain Injuries

Types of Brain Injuries

Did you know that an estimated 2.8 million Americans visited a hospital emergency room as a result of a traumatic brain injury (TBI) according the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)? It’s also estimated that 50,000 Americans die each year as a result of a traumatic...
Slip and Fall – Filing Your Insurance Claim

Slip and Fall – Filing Your Insurance Claim

Slip and fall accidents occur with regularity across South Florida and the first thing you should do if you find yourself a victim of one is to file a personal injury claim or lawsuit for damages against the at-fault party. That at-fault party is usually the owner or...