Category: Personal Injury

2023 Florida Car Accident Statistics
July 31, 2023

Florida has long been known as a hotbed for accidents. That includes car accidents, motorcycle collisions, truck accidents, and more. But, are you curious about the statictics behind the reputation? In this guide, we’ll explore preliminary data on Florida’s car accident statistics for the first half of 2023. Get started now. Most Common Types of Traffic Crashes in Florida Here is a breakdown of the data for the entire state of Florida from January 1, 2023, to July 6, 2023 :   Types of Traffic Accidents Total Numbers All Crashes 196,355 Fatalities From All Crashes 1,688 Injuries from All Crashes… Read More

5 Most Common Types of Truck Accidents
March 2, 2023

Truck accidents can cause serious injuries and even death to those involved. In fact, the most recent large truck and bus crash facts published by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) suggest that there are roughly 4 to 5,000 fatal truck/bus accidents every year. Generally, the five most common types of trucking accidents include:  Rear-End Collisions Rollover Accidents Jackknife Accidents Truck Underride Accidents Wide-turn Accidents At Ziegler Diamond Law, our truck accident lawyers have seen firsthand the devastating effects these accidents can have on victims and their families. If you or your loved one has suffered significant injuries resulting… Read More

Responsibility for Injuries in a Rideshare Accident
February 24, 2023

Rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft have become increasingly popular in recent years, but with more cars on the road come more accidents. When it comes to accidents involving rideshare drivers, determining liability can be complex. Generally, a rideshare accident lawsuit or personal injury case requires a different process and understanding of the law than a regular car accident.  It‘s crucial for those involved in rideshare accidents with an Uber or Lyft Driver to understand their rights and seek the help of an experienced attorney to determine liability and pursue compensation. At Ziegler Diamond Law, our experienced Florida rideshare accident… Read More

The Dangers of Identity Theft
December 30, 2022

According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), recent increases in criminal identity theft and identity fraud have resulted in more identities stolen than ever before. The financial consequences of identity theft can be devastating, but they aren’t the only dangers to worry about.  When an identity thief secures your personally identifiable information, it could result in significant harm to your bank and investment accounts and so much more. That includes damage to your career, reputation, credit reports, and even criminal charges.  This article contains valuable tips, information, and steps to prevent, identify, and handle personal data breaches. Continue reading to… Read More

How To Get Health Care If You Don’t Have Medical Insurance
December 7, 2022

If you’re an uninsured person who’s behind on payments or unable to cover any cost associated with your healthcare, you’re not alone. Despite more than 90 percent of Americans having some form of healthcare coverage, a recent analysis of medical debt in the U.S. suggests that 1 in 10 American adults owe medical debt. According to the research, lack of adequate insurance coverage is a major reason why there is so much unpaid medical debt. In most cases, patients would gladly pay for medical services, but they don’t have the money to pay out of pocket. That’s especially true of… Read More

Workplace Accidents: What should I do if I am injured at work?
November 22, 2022

Millions of workplace accidents happen every year from the office to the construction site. If you’ve suffered a work-related injury, it’s in your best interest to know your state’s (in this case, Florida) workers’ compensation process, requirements, and the benefits to which injured workers are entitled. Depending on the facts of your case, you may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits available to injured employees. Continue reading to learn everything you need to know about workplace injuries and workers comp claims. What is a Workers’ Compensation Claim? A successful workers’ compensation claim provides injured workers with compensation (i.e., workers’ compensation… Read More

Proving Liability In An Auto Accident Case
June 21, 2017

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Go-Kart Tracks: Things You Should Know
April 11, 2017

Go-Kart Tracks: Things You Should Know. Call Now For a Free Case Evaluation Clearwater: (727) 538-4188 | Tampa: (813) 225-3111.