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South Florida Bicycle Accident Results in $3 Million Jury Award

A Fort Lauderdale landscaping company was sued by the widow of a South Florida doctor, who alleged that their negligence had caused her late husband’s fatal bicycle accident. Back in August of 2011, the South Florida cyclist was riding his bicycle on a Miramar roadway when he rode into a landscaping truck that was parked

Florida Hotel Settles with Paralyzed Patron for over $10 Million

A Key West hotel has agreed to settle a case brought by a patron who was paralyzed on the hotel's property for $10.75 million. The hotel patron was visiting Key West in 2015.  On the day of the incident, he had been relaxing and swimming with friends and at one point, dove from the hotel's

Home Depot Settles Traumatic Injury Lawsuit After Trial Begins

A California man sued Home Depot after sustaining traumatic brain injuries when metal boxes allegedly fell on his head while he shopped at a Home Depot store. Lawyers for the injured Plaintiff argued that the severe brain injury he sustained would result in medical expenses costing in excess of $8 million over the remainder of

Florida Family Awarded $52 Million for Car Accident Injuries

A Florida jury recently awarded a staggering $52 million in damages to a family that were the plaintiffs in an auto negligence lawsuit. Five family members, including four children under the age of 12, suffered life-altering injuries as the result of a car accident that occurred in Ocala, Florida. In late December of 2013, the

Florida Tops Nation in Motorcycle Fatalities

Earlier this month, thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts gathered in Daytona Beach for Bike Week, a gathering of riders that cruise in from all parts of the country this time each year.  However, they are doing so at their own peril. According to a recent report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Florida has the