Personal Injury Lawyers in Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale Attorneys Asserting the Rights of Accident VictimsAt Cecere Santana, PA, our experienced Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyers provide legal representation to people harmed in accidents across South Florida. Two of our attorneys are former insurance adjusters who understand the inner workings and strategies of insurance companies. If you have been injured in an accident caused by someone else, you should consult a skillful attorney before speaking to an insurance adjuster.
car accident, you can sue an at-fault driver for medical bills, lost wages, and noneconomic losses, such as pain and suffering. You can also sue in civil court if your medical bills or lost wages are more than the $10,000 in PIP coverage. slip and fall at a store or other business in the Fort Lauderdale area, our personal injury attorneys may be able to help you recover damages by bringing a premises liability lawsuit. Many premises liability lawsuits are brought in connection with slip and falls in grocery stores, restaurants, or retail stores. All property owners and businesses are required to keep their premises safe for visitors. Business owners owe the highest standard of care to their customers. Businesses are supposed to regularly inspect their property for dangerous conditions and either repair them or issue warnings. In order to recover damages, you will need to show that the business knew or should have known about the dangerous condition that caused your slip and fall. negligent security lawsuits arise in connection with inadequate security at apartments, shopping malls, or parking garages. Your Fort Lauderdale personal injury attorney will need to show that there was a dangerous condition at the property, the owner knew or should have known about it, the owner did not repair or adequately warn about the condition, and an event such as a violent crime resulting from the dangerous condition caused your injuries. bad faith include an insurer's failure to negotiate seriously, failure to investigate properly, or concealment of facts found in its investigation. However, an experienced attorney may be able to push the insurer to do the right thing by sending a demand letter. boating accident that was caused by someone else's carelessness or wrongdoing, you may be able to sue the boater for damages. Often, it is appropriate to pursue damages under a theory of negligence. Breaches of reasonable care while boating can include speeding in an area with swimmers or drinking while boating. bitten by someone else's dog in South Florida, you may be able to sue for compensation for your injuries. Under Florida Statute section 767.04, you can hold a dog owner strictly liable for your injuries if the dog bit you when you were in a public place or lawfully in a private place. A personal injury lawyer can help Fort Lauderdale residents hold a dog owner liable even if the owner did not have prior knowledge of the dog's propensity to bite. You do not need to prove that the owner's lack of reasonable care caused you to be bitten and injured. wrongful death lawsuit can help cover bills that would have been paid by the decedent's income. Often, wrongful death lawsuits are brought under a theory of negligence. However, specific circumstances will dictate what must be proven. For example, if your loved one fell off a broken balcony in a hotel and died, you would need to establish the elements of a premises liability lawsuit. defective and cause injuries. You may be able to hold a manufacturer liable if you are injured by a defective product. You may be able to recover damages under a theory of strict liability by showing that the defective product directly caused your injuries, and you were using it as intended or in a foreseeable way. Actionable defects include design, manufacturing, and marketing defects. Often, a drug recall means that a certain pharmaceutical is defective and can cause serious health problems. Recalling the drug does not shield the manufacturer from liability to consumers who previously used the drug and suffered adverse consequences. nursing home neglect that loved ones should notice include bedsores, withdrawal, personality changes, fractures, and bruises. It may be possible for a resident harmed by nursing home negligence to sue for damages. The plaintiff and their Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyer will need to show that a duty of care was owed by the nursing home to the plaintiff, a breach of the duty of care occurred, and the resident suffered damages. work accident under a theory of strict liability. For example, if your arm was amputated as a result of a defectively manufactured tool, you may be able to sue the manufacturer for damages.
Consult a Personal Injury Attorney in the Fort Lauderdale AreaWhether you have been injured in a car accident or as a result of a dangerous condition on someone else's property, the experienced attorneys at Cecere Santana may be able to help you. We have built our firm on a foundation of client service, and this is reflected in the fact that many of our new clients come to us as referrals from prior clients. Call us at 800-753-5529 or complete our online form for a free consultation.
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