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Why Hire a Car Accident Attorney, Medical Treatment After the Car Accident

By |2019-07-31T08:41:58-04:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This article will briefly address why it is imperative to hire a St. Petersburg Car Accident Attorney immediately after a car accident to help you receive the medical attention you need.

Questions on How to Handle Your Claim

By |2019-07-04T08:43:38-04:00July 4th, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you have been involved in a car accident in St. Petersburg, Pinellas Park, Seminole, Largo, or anywhere in Pinellas County, you will likely have questions about how to handle your claim.

Do Pre-Existing Injuries Prevent You from Making a Personal Injury Claim?

By |2019-04-13T12:01:30-04:00April 13th, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, BICYCLE ACCIDENTS, INSURANCE LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW, PREMISES LIABILITY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The term “pre-existing injury” is used to describe an injury which pre-existed the accident for which we are representing our client.

Will 2019 be the Year That Florida Eliminates PIP Insurance?

By |2019-03-12T13:07:49-04:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, City of St. Petersburg, IN THE PRESS, INSURANCE LAW|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

At least three bills have been filed that all aim to end the PIP system. It is a strong possibility that 2019 will be the year that Florida eliminates PIP.

Types of Treatment Following a Car Accident

By |2019-03-21T10:09:47-04:00February 3rd, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, BICYCLE ACCIDENTS, INSURANCE LAW, MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you have been injured in a car accident, there are levels of medical treatment that you may receive that correspond with the level of pain endured.

Beware of Medical Providers Whose Sole Goal is to Use up Your PIP Insurance Benefits

By |2019-01-23T05:59:04-04:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, City of St. Petersburg, INSURANCE LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW, PROPERTY INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

A warning to those injured after being in a car accident; you may continue to be victimized by the very medical provider you went to in order to get better. What we continue to uncover is that if an unsuspecting patient goes to the wrong provider, the desire to bill motor vehicle insurance PIP benefits can take priority over your medical treatment. How Much Does Personal Injury Protection Cover? In Florida, PIP insurance benefits are required on all motor vehicles. Also called Personal Injury Protection, PIP benefits pay up to 80% of a person's medical bills and lost wages, up [...]

Will a Prior or Pre-Existing Injury Affect my Car Accident Case?

By |2019-01-21T08:31:18-04:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, BICYCLE ACCIDENTS, INSURANCE LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

If you have been injured, whether in a car accident, slip and fall, or other type of incident, the insurance company will certainly ask about prior or pre-existing injuries. If you have none, your claim is worth much more and this article is likely inapplicable to your situation. Most prior injuries do not affect a settlement, but if you have been in a previous accident with injuries to the same area of your body as the current claim, it can be expected that the insurance company will use that injury as an excuse to try and pay you less. Whether [...]

Do I Still Have an Injury Case Even Though My X-Rays at the Hospital Came Back Negative?

By |2018-08-30T21:04:06-04:00January 23rd, 2017|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , |

“Do I Still Have an Injury Case Even Though My X-Rays at the Hospital Came Back Negative?” I get questions like the above all of the time arising from accidents in Pinellas County. There is a general misunderstanding about what injuries are covered if one is involved in an auto accident, a truck accident or motorcycle accident. Following an accident, many people feel pain or soreness and go to the hospital to get checked out. At the hospital, it is standard procedure to be given an X-ray. Clearly, broken bones have a significant value for an accident claim, but they [...]