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Monthly Archives: January 2021

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What to Do If You Witness a Car Accident in Miami, Florida?

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

While witnessing a car crash is not nearly as bad as getting into one, it can still be a stressful and traumatizing experience. Florida sees over 400,000 car accidents every year, or about 1,100 collisions per day, according to the Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FHSMV). Unsurprisingly, you are very likely to witness… Read More »

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Florida’s Product Liability Law and Defective Holiday Gifts and Products

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

The holiday season is an exciting time of year because you can get a lot of gifts from your family and friends regardless of how old you are. While receiving and giving gifts during the holiday season is a pleasant experience, realizing that a product is defective or dangerous can ruin the holidays for… Read More »

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When Can Drivers Use a Sudden Emergency Defense to Avoid Liability?

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

If you were involved in a car accident and suffered injuries due to another driver’s negligence, you expect that motorist to be held liable for your damages and losses. However, in certain situations, drivers can avoid liability. One of those situations is when a driver uses a “sudden medical emergency” defense. What is this… Read More »

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Can You Sue a Beauty Salon or Artist for a Botched Microblading Procedure?

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

Microblading is the latest hot trend in the beauty industry. While this tattoo-based eyebrow treatment procedure is called “microblading,” it does not involve the use of blades. Millions of women have jumped on the beauty trend in recent years. One of the benefits of microblading is that it gives you a permanent and flawless… Read More »

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PWD Recovers $550,000.00 for Pompano Pedestrian

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

In August 2019, Joe Smith (not our client’s real name) was walking to work in Pompano Beach when he was hit by an automobile. The impact was at a relatively low speed. In fact, Mr. Smith did not believe that his injuries were that bad while on the scene. Neither police nor fire rescue… Read More »

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Case Closed!

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

PWD is happy to announce that it has obtained a $500,000 Settlement on behalf of a client who was injured in a car wreck. Following PWD’s detailed and persuasive PowerPoint presentation at mediation, the Defendant agreed to settle for $500,000.00. Today, our client has resumed life knowing that Justice was done and just compensation… Read More »

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How Long Will It Take for an Insurance Company to Pay Out My Personal Injury Claim?

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

If you filed a personal injury claim, you probably expect your insurance company to review, investigate, and pay out your claim in a timely manner. However, that doesn’t happen all the time. While Florida law requires insurance companies to accept and provide coverage for legitimate claims “within a reasonable time,” insurers may delay the… Read More »

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Will My Auto Insurance Company Cover the Cost of Ambulance Ride After a Car Accident?

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

Many car accident victims are reluctant to take an ambulance ride for one reason: Taking a ride to the hospital emergency room can be ridiculously expensive. Under the Florida Statutes Section 627.7407, Florida is a no-fault auto insurance state, which means injured victims must file a claim with their own insurance company to seek… Read More »

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When a Doctor’s Error is Not Medical Malpractice in Florida

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

Many patients assume that their doctor can be sued for medical malpractice any time an error occurs or any time they are harmed by their physician. However, in reality, you can sue your doctor for medical malpractice only if you can prove that their professional conduct fell below the reasonable standard of care. Contrary… Read More »

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How to Know if Your Insurance Company is Acting in Bad Faith

By Pita Weber & Del Prado |

If you were injured in a car accident or your home was damaged by a hurricane, you will most likely be dealing with an insurance company. Unfortunately, insurers do not always act in good faith. Dealing with an insurance company can be a confusing and overwhelming process, and, unfortunately, most people do not understand… Read More »

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