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No matter the severity, car accidents should always be taken seriously. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, speeding is the most common cause for fatal car crashes, making up 31 percent of all car accident deaths nationwide.
Serious injuries are a dangerous reality facing motorcyclists. When a motorcycle driver is involved in an accident, they are at a higher risk of suffering a debilitating injury or fatality than automobile drivers.
According to National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration statistics, more than 10 percent of all motor vehicle accidents which resulted in death involved large trucks such as a semi-truck or 18-wheeler. Learn about your rights when dealing with truck accidents.
With the rise in Uber rideshare popularity, there is also a rise in Uber accidents and injuries to both drivers and passengers. According to the University of Chicago statistics, in cities where Uber is widely used, traffic fatalities have increased by 2-3% in those cities.
As a cyclist traveling in and around town during traffic, it is important to take precautions to avoid bicycle accidents and injury.With more than 500,000 bike accident victims admitted to the ER each year, it is no secret that riding a bike can be dangerous.
In pedestrian accidents, the injuries which result can be serious and often fatal. In the city of Miami, more pedestrian accidents occur than anywhere else in the state of Florida with a total of nearly 1,600 pedestrian injuries and 58 deaths recorded in 2017.
SLIP AND FALL
Slips, trips, and falls happen often and can occur in any number of places such as malls, department stores, grocery stores, restaurants, and other public areas with high traffic. According to OSHA, about 15% of slip and falls result in serious bodily harm or death.
In the state of Florida, landowners, property managers, and premises operators have a legal responsibility called a “duty of care” to visitors and guests who are on their property for regular use or business purposes.
Criminal vs. Civil Penalties for DUI in Florida
In Florida, the penalties for driving under the influence (DUI) can be criminal or civil, depending on the circumstances. Criminal penalties involve...
Litigation vs. Mediation in Personal Injury
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The Personal Injury Litigation Process in Florida
While 96% of personal injury cases in the United States are settled before going to trial, some circumstances may require filing a lawsuit and going...
Your Success Is Our Priority
Uriarte Legal is a full-service personal injury law firm in Miami, FL. Car Accidents may cause life-altering effects, including, permanent injury, medical bills, loss of wages, and any additional damages caused by your accident. We believe that all accidents should be compensated fully. Our team will lead you to the highest recovery either by litigation or settlement for your car accident and personal injury cases. We will be happy to assist you and lead you to a favorable result. Contact Uriarte Legal today.
We are so pleased with this firm. We will highly recommend Mr. Uriarte and his team to all our family and friends. Our case manager David went above and beyond to ensure everything was processed accordingly and we are very happy with the outcome. We were unhappy with our previous lawyer and switched to this firm.Cristina
I highly recommend Alex Uriarte Law. If you are looking for someone that combines excellence and professionalism with a caring heart then look no further. Alex and his team generously offered to help my family and I after we were involved in a freak accident. Alex was extremely professional, very thorough in collecting as much info as possible to help our case, and always exhibited a caring heart while helping us.Michael Figueroa
The Uriarte law firm is a pleasure to work with. The staff are all very courteous and helpful. They take the time to listen to their clients and provide the best solutions. I highly recommend them for your legal needs.Lily Gonzalez