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Taking your Life in your Hands by Walking Florida Roadways

By Robert W. Elton |

Motorized vehicles strike 850 individuals annually in central Florida—more than anywhere else in the country. The collisions leave roughly 150 people with injuries that are classified as incapacitating, and leave another 40-70 pedestrians dead. The trauma associated with these incidents hemorrhages across victims of the crash, their families, drivers, and many others. Personal Stories… Read More »

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Personal Injury Via Fraud And Identity Theft

By Robert W. Elton |

Do you know which state has the highest rate of consumer complaints in the country? If you guessed it’s Florida, you’re spot on. To top things off, South Florida ranks number one in identity theft according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Victims of this type of fraud may not know where to turn:… Read More »

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Can Drone Use Lead to Personal Injury?

By Robert W. Elton |

By the year 2020, the FAA estimates that somewhere between 10,000-30,000 drones could be flying in skies over the United States. What impacts could this have on the typical Floridian? What are the chances of causing, or incurring, personal injury due to the use of drones? The answer may surprise you. What are Drones? … Read More »

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Hoverboard Dangers

By Robert W. Elton |

Hoverboard were the go-to gift in 2015. They were exactly the thing to get for the person who had everything. And many hours of fun have ensued on hoverboards on this continent and others. By the same token, some serious problems have become quite well publicized, resulting in the recall of over half a… Read More »

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When Cheering Becomes Dangerous

By Robert W. Elton |

Cheerleading is a school-sanctioned activity that frequently results in serious – and expensive – injuries. In fact, it is second only to gymnastics in the proportion of injuries requiring at least a three-week break from the sport due to injuries. With over 400,000 cheer participants annually, it is clear that the number of injuries… Read More »

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Rock Climbing Wall Injuries

By Robert W. Elton |

Once a sport for hard-core adrenaline junkies, the advent of indoor rock climbing walls has transformed rock climbing to a mainstream event. Whether in a gym or on a cruise, you can find rock walls just about anywhere these days. Advertised as fun for dates, family gatherings, birthday parties, or corporate team building, Florida… Read More »

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When Negligent Care of a Property Results in a Slip or Fall

By Robert W. Elton |

You are enjoying the day, strolling through a commercial property, when you suddenly trip on a jagged piece of linoleum that was not secured to the flooring; you crash to the ground, incurring several fractures. The medical bills are piling up, you are missing numerous days from your job, and you find yourself sinking… Read More »