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Protect Your Child from Florida Car Accidents with the Right Safety Restraints

By Musleh Law Firm |

It is the law in Florida to secure your child in some type of safety restraint depending on age and size, but the statistics should convince you that a fine for noncompliance is the least of your concerns. According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there were 675 children aged… Read More »

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Statistics on Bicycle Accidents in Florida

By Musleh Law Firm |

While the rest of the US is battening down for a long, cold winter, many Floridians are gearing up for some of the best weather of the year. Bike riding is a four season activity in the Sunshine State, whether you cycle for your commute, exercise, or fun. Unfortunately, its year-round popularity may also… Read More »

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Complications from Burn Injuries in Florida Personal Injury Accidents

By Musleh Law Firm |

Of all the injuries you could suffer in a Florida motor vehicle crash, through an accident on property, or due to a defective product, burns are among the most severe and catastrophic. Unfortunately, statistics compiled by the American Burn Association reveal that these incidents occur with shocking frequency. According to the Burn Injury Fact… Read More »

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Florida Workers’ Comp Presumptions That Favor First Responders

By Musleh Law Firm |

First Responders, including law enforcement, firefighters, and other emergency medical personnel enjoy certain preferential treatment under Florida workers’ compensation laws, and for good reason: These heroes put their lives at risk to keep the public safe, so they should receive certain benefits as part of performing risky, potentially life-threatening services. The key to the… Read More »

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How a Building Code Violation Supports Your Florida Slip and Fall Claim

By Musleh Law Firm |

You expect owners of shops, restaurants, office buildings, apartment complexes, and other properties around Ocala to keep the premises safe, so it may come as a surprise to learn that injury-causing accidents are a common occurrence. Many victims are hurt in such incidents every year, often due to the property owner’s failure to comply… Read More »

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Can I Get Workers’ Comp Benefits for Auto Accident Injuries?

By Musleh Law Firm |

When you think about the most common factors behind workplace injuries, slips, falling from a height, and being struck by an object would probably top the list. However, data collected by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics reveal that motor vehicle accidents are a serious concern. Traffic-related crashes cause around 40… Read More »

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6 To-Do’s on Your Florida Post-Car Accident Checklist

By Musleh Law Firm |

Car accidents are a serious problem in Florida and throughout the US, but the numbers really hit close to home when you realize the statistics in Marion County. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) Crash Dashboard, there were 6,350 total accidents in 2019 and 3,178 of them caused… Read More »

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Pros & Cons of Settling a Florida Workers’ Compensation Claim

By Musleh Law Firm |

While you might be familiar with the basic workers’ compensation claims process, you may not realize that one alternative to resolving the matter is settling with your employer’s insurer. Many employees who suffer work-related injuries or occupational disease do exactly that, according to the Florida Division of Workers’ Compensation’s (DWC) Workers’ Compensation Claims Statistics:… Read More »

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Top Children’s Product Recalls for First Half of 2020

By Musleh Law Firm |

Though the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) publishes information on every product recall throughout the year, it is always helpful for parents to do a periodic review of some of the most dangerous items that could cause harm to children. The more information you know – and the sooner you become aware of… Read More »

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The “Fatal 4” Put Florida Construction Workers at Risk

By Musleh Law Firm |

When you consider the dynamic, dangerous nature of the construction worksite, you may not be shocked to learn that accidents can cause serious injuries for Florida construction workers. In fact, some workplace incidents are so common and extreme that they have earned the nickname the “Fatal Four” by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration… Read More »

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