You might assume that most traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) in children result from athletic activities like football and soccer or maybe from car accidents. However, many of them occur around the house and are caused by faulty furniture or other dangers in the home that may not be readily apparent.
Mobility scooters are great for those who need help getting around their home, stores, restaurants and other areas. But, if not used properly, a ride on a mobility scooter can turn tragic. Many people use mobility scooters on the roads of Orlando, Florida, which is not a safe or smart thing to do. Today, we will explore the dangers of riding your mobility scooter in the street.
The human brain needs adequate oxygen to function and survive. When oxygen levels in the brain fall below normal, it's called hypoxia -- and it can lead to permanent, life-altering injuries.
Early this year, the League of American Bicyclists released a report that looked at bicycling deaths for several decades. According to data from the United States Department of Transportation, 2016 saw more fatalities than any other year since 1991.
As e-scooter rentals make inroads throughout Florida communities, what do you need to know?
If you are an Orlando resident who is injured, suffering and unable to work, you are probably thinking about how to improve your situation. Depending on the details of your case, filing a personal injury claim might be the solution you need. With a successful claim, it is possible to obtain compensation to help you pay your medical expenses and replace some of the income you have lost.
Hurricanes are a fact of life in Florida, so everyone should take the time to learn as much as possible about hurricane safety. While you can't control the weather, you can take steps to protect yourself and your loved ones from unnecessary danger.
Assault, battery and aggravated assault are all criminal acts for which an alleged perpetrator can face severe legal consequences. Law enforcement and state prosecutors typically act swiftly in these cases, bringing the defendant to justice as quickly as possible.
The boating season is upon us in Orlando, Florida. This means that more and more people will be out on their watercraft on the rivers, lakes, and ponds. Planning a day trip to go fishing? Want to spend a few hours water skiing? If so, you need to protect yourself as much as possible while on the water. Below, you will find the most common Orlando boating accident injuries.
Personal injury cases are based on claims of negligence of a party who had a duty to do (or not do) something to keep others safe. This can come up in a variety of places, including accidents involving cars and things like slip-and-fall incidents. All of these kinds of accidents have one thing in common: They cause injuries to someone and the victim has to deal with monetary losses.