Child is Hurt at School – Who is Liable?

posted on Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 and is filed under Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Parents place a lot of trust in the schools that their children attend. People rightfully expect their school districts to provide a safe environment in which their children can learn. However, it is not unusual for a child to suffer...

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Florida Maritime Attorney John McLaughlin on Channel 8 News

posted on Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 and is filed under Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Florida Maritime Attorney John McLaughlin at Wagner McLaughlin was interviewed by Steve Andrews of Channel 8 News regarding the year-long Coast Guard investigation of the  Pass-A-Grille Spring Break drowning. Read or view the interview here: If you or someone you love has been...

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Distracted Driving – The Top Five Distractions That Lead To Accidents While Driving

posted on Thursday, December 14th, 2017 and is filed under Personal Injury

While operating a motor vehicle, even the smallest distractions can have serious, and sometimes fatal, consequences. Oncoming vehicular traffic, pedestrians, and even bicyclists can all be sources of catastrophe when they lure or force the eyes of drivers to leave...

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Haunted House or Attraction Injuries – Don’t be Afraid to Pursue a Claim!

posted on Thursday, November 9th, 2017 and is filed under Personal Injury, Uncategorized

While this year’s trick-or-treaters have come and gone, Halloween-related injuries may still be showing themselves — particularly from public or private haunted houses that are so popular this time of year. Injuries are all-too-common when you are in a scary,...

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Injured during a Hurricane or Storm?

posted on Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 and is filed under Personal Injury

Although most people attempt to prepare for a hurricane, these storms may still result in property damage or personal injury. For instance, in spite of the community’s efforts, Hurricane Irma created more than 465 dangerous “events” — meaning an illness...

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Top 5 Recalled Products of 2016

posted on Thursday, October 5th, 2017 and is filed under Personal Injury

Manufacturers are supposed to make sure that their products are safe before they put them on the market. However, a product can injure people even if it is rigorously tested. In 2016, there were several products that made headlines because...

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Recycled Tires: Good for the Environment, But Are They Good for You?

posted on Thursday, September 28th, 2017 and is filed under Personal Injury

Research is currently being conducted into whether the use of recycled tires can reduce the incidence of car accidents. The situation is urgent. Statistics show that the traffic fatality rate in Tampa is 12.6 per 100,000, higher than the national...

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Jet Skis: Stay safe on the water

posted on Thursday, September 21st, 2017 and is filed under Personal Injury

Stay safe on the water with jet skis Both residents and vacationers enjoy the excitement of jet skiing in and around Tampa Bay. Unfortunately, for some enthusiasts , jet ski accidents can lead to severe injuries or even fatalities. The...

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Uber Accidents: Who Is At Fault?

posted on Thursday, September 14th, 2017 and is filed under Uncategorized

How to claim for compensation when Uber accidents happen in Tampa Uber cars, the popular low-cost taxi services, make approximately one million rides daily. Since Uber cars offer services in a syndicated arrangement between the car owners and the Uber...

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Crisis in the Car: The Dangers of Leaving Children in Hot Cars

posted on Thursday, September 7th, 2017 and is filed under Personal Injury

Leaving a child in a hot car unattended is extremely dangerous. Especially in Tampa, the heat on the outside can easily creep to 100 degrees. Inside a car, it’s possible to see temperatures increase significantly. What are the dangers? A...

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