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When Does Maritime Law Apply vs. Common Law?

Understanding Your Rights If You Are Injured in Florida Waters If you are injured in Florida, you may wonder what laws apply to you and whether you have the right to compensation. It is important to consult with an attorney to determine how to procee ...

Injured on a Shipyard? Here’s What You Need to Know

Your Rights After a Shipyard Injury in Florida A shipyard can be a dangerous job site if proper safety measures are not taken to protect workers. Far too often, shipyard workers are subjected to unnecessary hazards that lead to serious injury or deat ...

Tragic Electrocution Accident in Florida Fountain Leaves One Dead, Four Injured

Injuries Were Reportedly Caused by an Electric Shock in the Shopping Center Fountain Multiple news sources are reporting a tragic electrocution accident that occurred in a Florida fountain. Reports indicate that one person was killed and several othe ...

Skydiver Killed in Florida Parachuting Accident

Tragedy Strikes Titusville Community After Parachutist Dies Multiple reports indicate that a parachutist died in a solo accident in a Titusville front lawn. The skydiver was found unresponsive by the homeowner. The incident, which occurred at approxi ...

What to Do If Injured as a Tourist

Your Rights If You Are Injured While on Vacation in Florida Millions of people visit South Florida each year to take in the warm temperatures and the clear coastal waters. Unfortunately, a vacation can take a downward turn if you are injured as a tou ...

How Many People Get Lost at Sea in Florida?

The Stark Reality of Souls That Disappear Off the Coast of Florida  Recently, headlines have been filled with stories of people being lost at sea in Florida waters. The boaters disappear during both calm and turbulent waters only to never be sig ...

Who Is Liable for Boating Malfunctions?

Your Rights If You Are Injured Due to a Defective Boat Part If you are injured in a boating accident, you may wonder who can be held liable. Liability, or legal responsibility, depends on who or what caused the accident. When a boating malfunction ca ...

Can I Sue for Slipping and Falling on a Boat?

What You Need to Know If You Were Injured on a Boat Were you injured aboard a boat? You might be entitled to compensation for your damages, but you need to speak with an attorney. Slipping and falling on a boat can lead to devastating injuries that r ...

Miami Boating Accident Sinks Boat and Sends Two to Hospital

Boat Almost Fully Submerged Near Matheson Hammock Marina Earlier this month, a boat near Biscayne Bay flipped, injuring two people. The accident, which initially occurred on Friday, September 8, 2023, happened close to the Matheson Hammock Marina.&nb ...

Dangers of Speedboats

Staying Safe on the Water While Boating Speedboats are one of the most popular types of recreational vessels on Florida waterways. High-octane power boats can go 70 mph or more, creating a thrilling ride for all passengers. Unfortunately, speed boati ...

How Does Florida Dram Shop Law Compare to Other States?

What You Need to Know About Liquor Laws and Third-Party Liability Recognizing that a bar or restaurant that overserves a patron should be held accountable if that patron harms another person due to their intoxication, several states have implemented ...

Water Tubing Accidents: What You Need to Know

Tubing Accident-Related Injuries and Liability in Florida Water tubing is a favorite activity for tourists and residents of South Florida. The thrill of being pulled at high speeds behind a boat as you bounce freely through the water is fun and excit ...

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