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veterans-stadium-1231877-e1580602450426-209x300As the COVID pandemic fades into human history, life seems to be getting back to normal and people will begin attending sporting events and the many venues ready to offer spectators live entertainment.

When an accident at a stadium occurs, in Miami, the Perazzo Law Firm understands that it’s best to hire a personal injury lawyer to help determine if an insurance claim for compensation should be filed to cover medical expenses, damages, and losses to the accident victim.

Just like in a Publix outlet or at McDonald’s restaurant, business operators owe a duty to visitors that enter their premises. This duty is called Premises Liability, which holds proprietors liable in the event a person is injured as a result of their negligence. Slip & fall accidents are among the most common type of accident that occurs in a sports stadium or auditorium. This is usually due to unsafe walking surfaces that can be wet, soiled, poorly lit, or have obstacles which can cause a slip, trip, or fall accident. In Miami, the Perazzo Law Firm has vast experience dealing with business operators and their insurance providers.

IN MIAMI, THE PERAZZO LAW FIRM SHARES INSIGHT FOR STAYING SAFE DURING THE SUMMER AND HOW TO AVOID COMMON SUMMER SEASON ACCIDENTS


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SWIMMING POOL ACCIDENT PREVENTION AND SAFETY

Summer Tips for Staying Safe during Summer

In Miami, the Perazzo Law Firm shares safety tips for avoiding accidents on unsafe walking surfaces.

Whenever a customer walks into a Publix, CVS, restaurant, or bar, there is a chance a walking surface will be present a potential threat for a slip & fall accident. At Publix, slip and fall accidents are quite common, as walking surfaces may be left unattended and remain wet, soiled, and slippery enough to cause an accident. A lawyer in Miami with experience handling slip and fall accident claims, understands how important the moments after a slip and fall accident are when the accident victim suffers an injury.

Slip & fall accident injuries can include:

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The Perazzo Law Firm in Miami

As the summer season approaches and the weather warms, those looking for a splash, will be spending time poolside, at hotels, motels, and private residences across South Florida. That is why, the Perazzo Law Firm in Miami has prepared a special article aimed at helping visitors and residents stay safe by preventing accidents that occur inside or outside of a swimming pool.

TOURISM IN FLORIDA AND SAFETY TIPS  – MIAMI PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER

One of the most common accidents involving tourist in Miami, according to accident statistics and the experience of the Perazzo Law Firm handling accident claims for visitors and locals, are car accidents. For visitors from abroad and even other U.S. cities, driving in South Florida can be daunting given all the highways that connect Miami-Dade, Broward, and Orlando, three of the most popular areas for tourists. Whether renting a vehicle or driving their own, tourists can easily take a wrong turn or miss an offramp regardless of a GPS service to help guide them to their destination. Highway accidents are the most common and they usually result in personal injury to accident victims. Most accidents that occur on highways are the result of careless lane changes which happen when motorists don’t know their way. A lane change accident can result in a collision with multiple vehicles, and this can lead to serious personal injury, which will require medical care and the help of car accident lawyer with which to file an insurance claim. Regardless of fault, insurance companies will take action to determine which of the parties involved in the accident will cover any medical expenses or losses stemming from the accident.

What to do after a car accident as a tourist?

CAR-ACCIDENT-INJURY-LAWYER-IN-MIAMI-300x298Miami Accident Lawyer explains how to move forward quickly with your claim and obtain a speedy economic recovery after suffering injuries and losses from an accident.

In Miami, Jonathan Perazzo, founder and personal injury attorney at the Perazzo Law Firm,  knows that suffering a personal injury accident can affect the accident victim’s life in many ways. Sadly, many times, the accident and injuries can affect the lives of the accident victim’s family and friends. Whenever an accident that results in severe personal injury, medical bills and expenses will start pouring-in as medical professionals and healthcare facilities want to get paid for their services just as quickly as the accident victim wants to recover.

The first thing an accident victim should do, regardless of the type of accident, is seek advice from an experienced and dedicated personal injury lawyer, who will guide the accident victim through the legal process. Most often, the at-fault party will have insurance with which to cover the accident victim’s losses. However, insurance companies are in the business of making money, and thus, their insurance adjusters will find ways to either not pay, or offer settlements that fall short of covering the accident victim’s losses. That is why, it is important to hire the right lawyer to handle your claim and fight for the settlement the accident victim deserves.

AFTER AN ACCIDENT, IT’S IMPORTANT FOR A PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER TO BE ABLE TO DETERMINE WHAT YOUR PERSONAL INJURY ACCIDENT CLAIM FOR COMPENSATION IS WORTH.

Jonathan Perazzo, founder and attorney at the Perazzo Law Firm, shares valuable insight for understanding accident claims and their value to accident victims in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Orange County.

Being involved in an accident can range from a scare to life altering experience. Regardless, an accident victim that was subject to negligence on behalf of another individual, company, or manufacturer, may be entitled to compensation to cover personal injury and losses stemming from medical expenses and/or lost wages. What you, a friend, or relative obtains following a personal injury case can be determined through several factors and are based on the extent of injury, emotional suffering, damages to assets, and most importantly, lost wages. Each of these factors are complex but they are not impossible to understand. However, they will require the help and legal representation of a professional, experienced, and dedicated personal injury lawyer.

MIAMI CAR ACCIDENT LAWYER SHARES INSIGHT ON SOME OF THE MANY CAUSES OF CAR ACCIDENTS IN FLORIDA AND WHY A CAR ACCIDENT LAWYER IS IMPORTANT AFTER AN ACCIDENT.

DISTRACTED DRIVER ACCIDENTS AND PREVENTION

When a motor vehicle accident in Miami occurs, and there are injuries, the best accident lawyers will be able determine the cause of the accident and obtain just compensation from those at fault. The Perazzo Law Firm understands that distracted motorists cause most car accidents and is a leading cause of most accidents in Miami, Orlando, Ft. Lauderdale, and other areas of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Orange County. Though negligent cell phone use ranks at the top in terms of distracted drivers, there are other activities and factors that lead to accidents due to negligence. Nevertheless, there are many other reasons why drivers get distracted and crash. When they crash, not only are other vehicles on the receiving end of their negligence. Many times, cyclists and pedestrians fall victim to distracted motorists.

MIAMI PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER SHARES LATEST COVID INFORMATION IN FLORIDA

Masks out the window on trains, planes, and automobiles in Florida.

COVID NEWS – FLORIDA: Less than 24 hours ago, the Federal Government has decided that masks will no longer be mandatory on trains and planes throughout the United States. Nonetheless, the Biden Administration is encouraging healthy people to get a fourth anti-COVID “vaccine” shot. Ridiculous, indeed! But you’re free to toss you mask out the window. In Florida meanwhile, a federal judge has ruled the mask mandate illegal and relatively useless for limiting the spread of the coronavirus and all its cousins. Following the lifting of the 14-month mandate, the following airlines have announced that masks are no longer required by law onboard its crafts:

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