Entries by Whibbs, Stone, Barnett & Turner, PA

Top Mistakes People Make After Suffering a Workplace Injury

Thousands of workers in Florida, including both permanent and temporary employees, get injured at the workplace every year. Unfortunately, the lack of legal advice results in many injured victims making serious mistakes in filing their worker’s compensation claims. These mistakes after a work injury can eliminate or reduce the compensation you receive. If you or […]

The Connection Between Speeding and Fatal Accidents

Many motorists in Florida are issued speeding tickets every year, but the incidence of speeding has only increased over the years. It’s critical to understand that speeding is not just a bad driving habit – it can be considered negligence, especially if someone gets injured as a result. If you were injured or have lost […]

The Importance of Getting a Lawyer Involved Early in a Trucking Accident Case

Personal injury lawsuits involving trucking companies are rarely direct or straightforward. Commercial truck accident claims are usually far more challenging than passenger vehicle claims when it comes to proving liability (fault) and damages. An experienced truck accident attorney can help you obtain necessary evidence, such as the truck’s black box data, truck driver’s logs, the […]

The Importance of An Accident Reconstruction Specialist for Your Case

You have the right to be compensated for medical care and expenses, loss of income, and pain and suffering if you are injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence. Accident reconstruction specialists can play a major role in proving negligence. An accomplished Florida personal injury attorney working with qualified accident reconstruction specialists can […]

What Do Electronic Logging Devices Mean for Your Truck Accident Claim?

Trucking accidents can result in catastrophic consequences for injured victims. The large size and load of a commercial truck make these accidents more dangerous and impactful compared to passenger vehicles. Truck accidents often occur because the negligent truck driver was fatigued or drowsy because of doing excessive driving beyond the stipulated work hours. Electronic logging […]

Obtaining Fair Compensation After a Disfigurement Injury

Many accident victims recover completely following an accident, even if they may go through a prolonged period of pain and suffering. Unfortunately, some victims have to live with the marks of their accidents forever. Disfigurement injuries deeply and persistently alter a person’s physical appearance. They can become a perennial source of emotional distress and even […]