Medical Malpractice and Informed Consent

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Informed Consent in a Medical Malpractice Case

A medical malpractice claim arises when a doctor, healthcare facility, or other medical professional breaches the duty of care to a patient. While every bad result does not rise to the level of medical malpractice, if a bad result happens without informed consent, the medical provider may be held liable for damages. For this reason, it is important to understand your right to informed consent as it relates to a medical malpractice claim. […]

What Is The Most Important Thing To Do After a Boca Raton Motorcycle Accident?

Being hit by another vehicle while you are riding your motorcycle is a traumatic experience. Most riders experience catastrophic injuries when they are in a motorcycle accident. This is in part due to the difference in the vehicle. A motorcycle is not a match for a passenger vehicle or a commercial truck. The other factor is the lack of protection offered by a motorcycle The rider receives the full impact of the collision. […]

How a Boca Raton Personal Injury Attorney Can Help You

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What Can a Boca Raton Personal Injury Attorney Do For Me?

You and your family are driving from Fort Lauderdale to Miami on a short day trip to visit friends when a driver on Interstate 95 drifts into your lane and collides with your vehicle because the driver was texting while driving. The collision forces your car to slam into the car beside you resulting in a three-car accident on I-95 just outside Miami. You suffer injuries that require hospitalization and physical therapy. Your family suffers minor injuries that require medical treatment and follow-ups. You now have a personal injury claim.

It is six months later and you are just now returning to work. You have drained your savings to pay living expenses but the medical bills are piling up. The insurance company has offered to settle your personal injury claim and you need the money. What should you do? […]

Motorcyclist Killed in Boca Raton Wreck

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Boca Raton Resident Dies in Motorcycle Accident

All Florida motor vehicle accidents are inherently dangerous for those involved. However, when one of the vehicles in the crash is a motorcycle, the rider of that bike is at a far greater danger of serious injuries or even death. This is because motorcycles are considerably lighter than most other vehicles—especially trucks and SUVS—and the rider does not have a protective auto body or other safety features (such as airbags) to protect them. Unfortunately, motorcycle riders often get ejected and seriously hurt when they are involved in crashes. […]