Personal injury

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It is devastating to find out that your loved one has been hurt while living in a nursing home.  Determining the circumstances and activities that led to the injuries can be complex, but helping your loved one obtain the right medical care and justice is paramount. 

Nursing homes are required to provide safe, clean environments for their residents. All residents must be treated with respect and dignity.  And while many elder care residences comply with these requirements, not all do.  And not all employees provide the proper medical and adequate supervision required for their residents. 

Unfortunately, elder abuse is not...

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From the 2011 launch of the first ridesharing service in San Francisco, ridesharing services were hailed as a solution to several of our urban transportation maladies:  individual mobility in crowded cities, impaired driving and DUIs, and transportation in underserved neighborhoods.  Uber and Lyft have led the way to increasing mobility in crowded cities and underserved neighborhoods, as well as providing more transportation options so inebriated passengers aren’t tempted to get behind the wheel.

But recent data points that show an increasing number of ridesharing accidents (due in part to the sheer quantity of ridesharing drivers...

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With plenty of sun and warm weather, cycling has gained popularity in South Florida, especially in bicycle-friendly communities with dedicated bike lanes.  Cycling groups frequently flood the bike lanes weekdays and weekends in the early morning and late afternoon, ensuring riders an exhilarating cardiovascular workout.

Cyclists in South Florida need to be extra careful on the roadways, watch road signs, and follow traffic patterns.

In 2015, there were over 1,000 cyclist deaths and nearly 467,000 bicycle-related injuries in the United States.[1]  Out of all 50...

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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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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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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...

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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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5 Reasons to Report a Boat Accident in Florida | Boca RatonFourth of July is just a few days away, and many Florida residents and tourists will likely be enjoying the holiday on the water. It’s always important to practice water safety such as wearing a lifejacket and having a basic first aid kit available on deck, but this weekend is especially vital because of the fireworks and alcohol often associated with the Fourth of July. There are tens of thousands of boats...

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Personal injury can come in many forms, from back and neck injuries that cause constant pain to spinal cord injuries that may result in paralysis. No matter the type of injury, Eric Canter is ready to fight for your rights to bring negligent parties to justice and ensure that you receive the maximum compensation due to you. Look through this slideshare we've put together to lean about some of the most common types of personal injury claims and how to win them. 

If you've been injured, contact Canter Law at 561-447-4500 for a comprehensive consultation.

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Personal injury case review in Boca RatonYou should call a personal injury attorney if you have reason to believe that someone else's actions led directly to your injury. Put another way, here are some of the reasons you should call Eric Canter:

  • When a serious injury or death has resulted from someone else's negligence
  • When your injuries result in medical expenses
  • When your injuries result in loss of wages...
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