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Avoid A Camping Disaster

By Robert W. Elton |

Many Floridians enjoy communing with nature: the sound of water lapping on the beach, the smell of the campfire, and breathing in the fresh outdoor air can make you feel alive like nothing else can. Even so, smart campers know that there are hazards involved with camping, and take appropriate steps to remain safe…. Read More »

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Unsafe Conditions For Road And Bridge Workers

By Robert W. Elton |

Construction workers face hazards of all kinds on a daily basis. Those workers focused on road and bridgework are exposed to unique challenges that can put their health, and their very lives, at risk. If an employer has failed to provide adequate safety precautions for workers and serious injuries or death result, a good… Read More »

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Head-on Collisions

By Robert W. Elton |

Head-on collisions are one of the most deadly types of accidents on Florida roadways. What causes them, and how can they be avoided? Finally, in the event you experience such a collision, how can a local attorney help? Causes Obviously, head-on crashes occur when one vehicle is not where it is supposed to be…. Read More »

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Florida Boating Accidents

By Robert W. Elton |

You might expect that Florida would have more boating accident than inland states. But why does the Sunshine State lead the nation in boating accidents and in boating fatalities? Regardless of the reasons, if you are involved in such an accident, a local personal injury attorney may be worth contacting. Key Causes of Boating… Read More »

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Drunk Drivers Impact Floridians

By Robert W. Elton |

Drinking and driving may seem innocuous enough to the person who’s had a few too many, but the fact of the matter is, driving while under the influence is never a good idea. If you are the victim of a DUI accident, it would behoove you to consult with a local personal injury attorney…. Read More »

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Protecting The Elderly: When Nursing Homes Are Not Safe

By Robert W. Elton |

As we age, many of us face increasing challenges ranging from physical restrictions to mental limitations. In some cases, families turn to nursing homes to provide the care our older family members require on a daily basis. But when the safety of these family members is compromised, a consultation with a local personal injury… Read More »

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Fatal Auto-Bicycle Collisions In Florida

By Robert W. Elton |

Many commuters choose bicycles as a healthy alternative to motorized vehicles as a way to get around town. But they would probably be surprised to learn that Florida has the highest death rate for bicyclists in the country. So much for healthy alternatives, right? The Sad Facts The truth is, bicyclists are at risk… Read More »

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Protecting Yourself In A Dangerous World

By Robert W. Elton |

We live in a dangerous world, there’s no doubt about it. Knowing how to avoid dangerous situations is paramount to staying safe as you go about your business. But even the most savvy among us may experience serious harm due to the force of nature, or the negligence or malice of others. In such… Read More »

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Personal Injury At The Massage Parlor: When A Massage Turns Into Sexual Assault

By Robert W. Elton |

What’s more relaxing than having a soothing massage to knead away the stresses of the week?  The firm, but gentle pressure that slowly releases all of the worries from tired muscles can be invigorating, while at the same time soothing, But what happens when the experience turns into sexual assault? Sadly, that has been… Read More »

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When Gun Violence Impacts You

By Robert W. Elton |

Guns: in the hands of a careless, deranged, or evil individual, they can cause irreparable damage to families and communities. The latest school shooting in Parkland is but one horrific example of the destruction and misery that can result from gun violence. If you have lost a loved one or been the victim of… Read More »