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Safety Tips for Florida Holiday Traveling

Safety should be a top priority when traveling to and from Florida for the holidays. Here are some travel safety tips to keep in mind this season: Stay aware of your surroundings and use common sense when out and about. Pay attention to people around you, don't leave...

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What is the wrongful death act?

Wrongful death occurs when someone dies due to the negligence or criminal actions of another person or entity. The wrongful death statute allows you to make a claim in court to seek damages from the guilty party. The Florida Statutes explain the Florida Wrongful Death...

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Should I settle my personal injury case?

Were you aware that the vast majority of claims related to accidents or injuries actually never make it into a courtroom? It is far more common for both the plaintiff and the defendant to come to a settlement and avoid court altogether. Whether or not you should look...

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What should I know about scars?

The impact of an auto accident can leave you with scars on your body. A scar may damage your appearance if you cannot cover the scar with clothing and may also negatively impact your ability to work. For these reasons, a scar may cause you psychological harm as well. ...

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4 common ways elderly people get hurt

Aging can bring various health challenges. Elderly people face risks of getting hurt and developing chronic conditions. This can make getting older daunting and intimidating.It is vital to be aware of the most common senior injuries and how they occur. Understanding...

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