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What Happens If I Get Hit by a Self-Driving Car?

Lately, it seems our world is moving faster than many of us had expected. Between face scanning cell phones and home automation systems that you can control with your voice, it’s as if the late 2010s technology pulled us into a utopian novel. Now, with the spread of COVID-19 and health concerns at the […]

Is It Safe to Take an Uber in Miami During COVID-19?

Rideshare apps like Uber and Lyft have sprung onto the transportation scene only in the last decade or so. For a fare competitive with that of a taxicab, you can get from point A to point B simply by tapping and swiping on your phone a few times. 

Of course, when ridesharing’s popularity rose as […]

Boats Beware – Miami Personal Injury Attorney News

Miami Personal Injury Attorney News: With summer in full swing in Miami, boating season is here and going strong. Heading out to sea is fun, but there’s a high risk of accidents happening. The most common type of boating accident is when two crafts collide. Also common is boat collisions with fixed objects, such […]

Parasailing Personal Injury Attorney in Miami

Parasailing Personal Injury Attorney in Miami News: Watersports and water activities can be fun, but they can also lead to extremely tragic accidents. We’ve written previously about the dangers of airboats in the Everglades, many of which result from a lack of inspection and regulation. Sadly, other water activities also suffer from the same […]

Ridesharing Scooter – Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News: A new day, a new rideshare, a new challenge. Dockless electric scooters popped up around Miami without warning this April. The scooters, placed around the city by Lime and later by Bird, are the latest in rideshare tech. The electric scooters can be picked up from wherever they are by commuters […]

Roller Coaster Derailed – Miami Personal Injury Attorney News

Roller Coaster Derailed – Miami Personal Injury Attorney News: Last week in Daytona Beach, a roller coaster car derailed, causing injuries to nine people and sending them to the hospital. When the car derailed, two passengers were thrown 34 feet to the ground and another had to hold on until emergency services was able […]

Trouble at the Urinal – Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News: Cornai Orr isn’t the first child to get hurt at a park, but he may be the first to get hurt because of a urinal. Earlier this week, Orr was using the bathroom at Crandon Park when the urinal he was at fell off the wall, smashed his foot, […]

Crane Collapse – Personal Injury Lawyer in Miami

Personal Injury Lawyer in Miami News: A crane operator contracted by Florida Power and Light (FPL) was in his crane when it fell over onto two homes in Lauderhill. He and one of the homeowners suffered injuries and were both transported to the hospital for treatment. It is unknown why the crane fell, but […]

Got Milk? Tanker Truck Accidents – Miami Personal Injury Lawyer

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News: Tanker truck accidents are some of the most dangerous types of accidents, especially because of their cargo. Tanker trucks are large commercial trucks that carry liquid cargo, typically thousands of gallons worth. Often the liquid being carried is flammable or hazardous, creating even more danger for other drivers.

Sometimes though, the cargo […]

Dog Bites and Liability – Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News: This week a local family lost their baby girl when one of the family dogs mauled her. The little girl was only 8 months old and was playing in a bouncy chair at her grandma’s house when the dog got loose and attacked her.

Sadly, these attacks aren’t all that rare. Every […]

Who Let the Bees Out – Miami Auto Accident Attorney

Miami Auto Accident Attorney News: Car accidents can be scary and result in multiple injuries, but an accident in Massachusetts had people walking away with more than just whiplash or fractures. This past weekend a head on collision between a Ford station wagon and a Chevy sedan was caused by none other than, bees.

The insects were […]

School Bus Safety – Miami Auto Accident Attorney

Miami Auto Accident Attorney News: School buses are supposedly one of the safest modes of transportation, but just last week two people died when a school bus and a dump truck collided on a highway in New Jersey. The official cause of the accident is still uncertain, but most sources claim that it was […]

Drugs and Disaster – Personal Injury Attorney Miami

Personal Injury Attorney Miami News: Recently, Florida has been facing an immense drug addiction problem, much of which stems from prescription opioids. As a result of this issue, Pam Bondi, the Florida Attorney General, has filed a lawsuit against companies that manufacture and distribute opioids.

Bondi filed the suit against the companies for billions of […]

Keyless Cars – A Dangerous Convenience – Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News: According to the New York Times, keyless ignition vehicles have been causing carbon monoxide poisoning. The vehicles, which start at the push of a button, don’t always indicate that they’re still on. Some keyless ignition cars do beep and otherwise indicate that they are on, but there is no strict regulation […]

Yesterday’s Laws, Today’s Accidents, Tomorrow’s Tech – Miami Auto Accident Lawyer

Miami Auto Accident Lawyer News: As technology advances, our legal standards quickly become outdated. Now, perhaps more than ever, the changes in technology are having immense impacts on personal injury law. Yesterday’s accidents are being caused by tomorrow’s technology.

Let’s consider a few examples; first let’s look to car accidents involving self-driving cars. The National Highway Traffic Safety […]

Another Case, Another Win – Miami Personal Injury Lawyer

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer News: Once again, Aigen Law Firm, P.A. recovers wins a substantial confidential damages award for its client before trial in highly contested premises liability (trip and fall) incident against a major corporation.

After shopping at one of her favorite department stores in Miami, our client exited the building, walked toward her car, […]

Do You Believe In Magic – Personal Injury Lawyer News

Personal Injury Lawyer News: David Copperfield has brought magic to millions through his performances at MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. But now he’s showing that sometimes a magic trick is just that – a trick.

During his signature “Lucky #13” disappearing act, Copperfield stuns his audiences consistently by making 13 audience volunteers magically disappear on […]

Rollover Accidents – Miami Auto Accident Attorney

Miami Auto Accident Attorney News: Rollover accidents are typically single-vehicle accidents according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This type of crash occurs when a vehicle flips over itself and can be divided into two types of crashes: tripped and untripped.

Tripped rollovers make up around 95% of rollover accidents and are caused by […]

Southwest Engine Failure – Personal Injury Lawyer

Personal Injury Lawyer News: Since 2009, there have been no fatalities on U.S. airlines. This week that statistic changed with the engine failure on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380.

When the engine blew on the Boeing 737-700, some of the debris hit the plane and broke one of its windows. The pilot, a hero by the […]

Which Waze The Best Way – Miami Auto Accident Attorney News

Miami Auto Accident Attorney News: The Google platform for driving directions, Waze, is coming under serious heat from some government representatives. Waze, which functions a GPS and real-time driving alert system routinely sends cars to the least backed up driving route. Recently, this has meant more and more drivers taking residential streets rather than […]