Can Post-Holiday Traffic Be Avoided?

Can Post-Holiday Traffic Be Avoided?

With the post-holidays upon us, there may be an increase in traffic with more people traveling back from spending time with loved ones. As any person who gets stuck in post-holiday traffic, you may wonder if there is any possible way to avoid sitting behind long lines of cars for hours. It is possible to […]

Motorcycle Hit While Parked: What Happens Next?

Motorcycle Hit While Parked: What Happens Next?

While it’s assumed most motorcycle accidents occur on the road, many motorcyclists are hit by motorists while their bikes are parked. When this happens, injuries can still be devastating. Whether it is broken bones, lacerations, or serious head injuries, these accidents can result in long-term medical treatment and other problems. If you were hit by […]

Tips for Staying Safe While Shopping

Tips for Staying Safe While Shopping

Numerous accidents can occur during a shopping trip, leading to serious injuries that ruin your day or week’s plans. If you are planning a shopping spree, here are some ways to stay safe during your outing. Watch for Slippery Floors In almost any store, an aisle may be slippery due to a spill or other […]

4 Steps to Take After a Car Accident

4 Steps to Take After a Car Accident

Getting into a car accident can be a frightful experience. However, in the midst of all the chaos and confusion, it’s important to gather your wits. There are four steps you should take immediately after a car accident. Check for Injuries Most important of all is to check yourself and others for injuries. Try to […]

What is Considered a Serious Personal Injury?

What is Considered a Serious Personal Injury?

The Tampa personal injury firm of Mandelbaum, Fitzsimmons, Hewitt & Cain has the experience you need in making this critical determination. As a general matter, any injury is serious if it’s serious to you. However, injuries that result in the largest awards of financial remuneration tend to be lasting, painful, and traumatic. But the issue […]

Signs of Brain Damage After a Car Accident

Signs of Brain Damage After a Car Accident

In some car accidents, persons experience head injuries. Sometimes these head injuries include possible brain damage. Brain damage from a car accident is not always immediately apparent, as symptoms only develop over time. If you have been injured in a car accident and are experiencing signs of possible brain damage, then it is important to […]

PIP in Florida: What You Need to Know

PIP in Florida: What You Need to Know

As a no-fault state, Florida has opted to help ease judicial and administrative backlog by streamlining the claims process for minor auto accidents. While Florida’s current approach does serve to reduce some backlog, the no-fault system is not perfect. The attorneys at Mandelbaum, Fitzsimmons, Hewitt & Cain can help accident victims navigate Florida’s complex civil […]

Florida Wrongful Death Act Overview

Florida Wrongful Death Act Overview

Every state has enacted legislation governing wrongful death claims, but they have chosen differing approaches regarding how families can be compensated for damages. Some states allow claims from both the immediate family and the decedent estate, and others have only allowed the claim from the decedent estate with a designated family representative given standing to […]