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Celebrating the holidays is an important part of the month of December for many Americans.  Whether you are frying latkes for Chanukah, placing ornaments on a tree, or lighting a Kinara for Kwanzaa, you and your family are creating special memories together.

But have you considered the potential hazards associated with putting up holiday lights around the house, climbing ladders, and lighting candles?

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates that each year over 12,000 people visit the emergency room for holiday decorating-related injuries including falls, strains, lacerations, and burns....

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As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, millions of families begin travel preparations to visit friends and family across the country.  In fact, the Wednesday before Thanksgiving is considered the busiest travel days of the year in the United States.  Over 4 million people will fly, another 1.5 million will travel by train, bus, or ship, and nearly 50 million Americans will hit the road.   
 
The increase in traffic on the roadways combined with potential bad weather in the northern half of the country results in a higher probability of traffic accidents.  Statistics show that there is an even higher risk of...
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Be Prepared for Auto Accidents with These Tips | Boca RatonSeptember is National Preparedness Month, and our lawyers would like to remind you of the importance of planning for natural disasters, auto accidents and other causes of personal injuries. It’s easy to think these situations will never happen to you and your loved ones, but recent tragedies have made everyone more...

There are many types of auto accidents, and most can lead to irreversible injuries or death. Learn how to handle common motor vehicle crash situations in this SlideShare: 

If you or a loved one has been injured in an auto accident, please contact our attorneys in Boca Raton today at ...

How to Prepare Your Car for Vacation & Avoid Accidents | Fla.Labor Day Weekend is so close you can probably already see yourself relaxing on the beach or having fun with family and friends. Many Americans travel by car or truck on big holiday weekends. In fact, Memorial Day Weekend, Fourth of July and Labor Day Weekend are some of the most deadly days to be driving on city streets and interstates. A four-year study from 2011 to 2015 by the National Highway...

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The amount of financial compensation you’re entitled to for your personal injury claim depends on many factors, but you’ll likely be able to recover both economic and noneconomic damages. Economic damages involve the actual costs of your injuries including medical expenses and lost wages. Your noneconomic damages include pain and suffering. Learn more from our injury attorney in Boca Raton in the video below.

If you or a loved...

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Keep Your Head Up While You Drive: Stop Distracted DrivingIt’s great that your Smartphone can use multiple apps at once such as making sure you get to your destination on time, notifying you of upcoming events and streaming that cute video with puppies, but you’re not as good at multitasking. Smartphones are readily accessible now, and many drivers think they can successfully navigate the road while talking on the phone or texting, but the human brain is not capable...

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Florida roadways are regularly packed with motorcyclists enjoying the warm, sunny weather, but just one misstep or distraction can lead to catastrophic injuries and death. If you've been in a motorcycle accident, take the quiz below to see if you have a valid claim. 

Schedule a consultation with one of our skilled motorcycle accident attorneys in Boca Raton today at...

What Happens If I Don't Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer? | FloridaEvery auto accident claim is different. Minor incidents may not require hiring a lawyer if there were no injuries, but sometimes, these crashes cause significant vehicle damage, leaving you without a working car. In these instances, the insurance company may try to undervalue your vehicle and offer you less than you’re owed. Additionally, any injuries sustained in an auto accident should be...

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The Most Common Reasons a Motorcycle is Hit by a Car | FLAuto accidents involving motorcycles often cause death or lifelong disability due to permanent damage to the brain, back, neck or spinal cord. These crashes are caused by a variety of factors, but there are ways you can avoid deadly motorcycle accidents such as wearing a helmet and driving defensively. Our attorneys in Boca Raton have extensive experience with these types of...

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