Dangers of Choking Deaths in Florida Nursing Homes for Patients with Dysphagia

As we age, our bodies undergo many changes, including changes in the way we swallow food. For some individuals, this change can lead to dysphagia, a condition where they experience...
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Elder Abuse Happens Because Florida Allows Just About Anyone to Care for Our Elderly

It is True That Florida Allows Just About Anyone to Care for Our Elderly Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey should be applauded for the April 7, 2023 arrests of Assisted...
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How A Financial Recovery After an Injury Helps Families

So many people today are under the false impression that injury lawsuits are nothing more than a way to get free money.  Once someone is injured because of someone else’s...
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How a Florida Accident Lawyer Can Help with Wrongful Death Claims

Getting Justice for Your Loved One, because losing a loved one in a car accident can be one of the most devastating experiences for a family. While nothing can replace...
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Injuries to the Elderly in Nursing Homes During Wheelchair Transfers

Injuries to the Elderly in Nursing Homes During Wheelchair Transfers Nursing home facilities, assisted living facilities, and long term care facilities are supposed to provide a safe and comfortable environment...
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Should I Settle My Nursing Home Abuse Case or Go to Trial?

When you or your loved one suffers abuse or neglect in a nursing home or long-term care facility, you may wonder whether you should settle your case or take it...
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The Consequences of Not Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer in Florida

If you've suffered a personal injury in Florida, you may be wondering whether you need to hire a personal injury lawyer. While it's possible to represent yourself in a personal...
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Understanding Coup-Contrecoup Brain Injuries

Injuries to the brain can occur in a variety of ways and can range from mild to severe. One type of brain injury that is not well known is the...
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Injuries from a Dog Bite in Florida: Holding the Dog Owner Accountable with a Lawsuit

A dog bite can be a traumatic and painful experience, especially if it results in serious injuries. In Florida, dog owners have a legal responsibility to control their pets and...
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Premises Liability: Understanding Your Rights as an Injured Party in Florida

Premises liability is an area of law that holds property owners responsible for maintaining a safe environment for visitors. If you have been injured on someone else's property due to...
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