PERSONAL INJURY LAW
Our experienced lawyers are used to handle personal injury in a wide variety of practice areas including:
- Auto Accidents
- Construction Accidents
- Catastrophic Personal Injury
- Fraud Claims
- Nursing Home Abuse/Medical cases
- Premises Liability
- Products Liability
Car accidents result in untold injuries and billions of dollars in property damage. A majority of automobile accidents are caused by negligent driving and you have immediate responsibilities under the new PIP statute to seek medical attention in the event of an accident. There are many types of insurance available potentially in the event of an accident, so seeking legal counsel before medical treatment gets too far along is essential.
Accidents in construction zones are the direct result of negligence, but the cause of that negligence can be wide-ranging. Some common factors in construction accidents include:
- Defective Tools
- Ladder or Scaffolding Mishaps
- Inadequate safety practice
- Toxic Substance Exposure
- Coworkers Carelessness
Construction site employees are often entitled to benefits under Workers’ Compensation after suffering job-related injuries. However, in some circumstances a third-party may be held liable for resulting damages.
Fraud is an intentional distortion of the truth in order to persuade you to part with something of value (usually money).
There are many types of fraud that are perpetrated, including:
- Automobile sale fraud
- Bait and switch
- Business fraud
- Credit card fraud
- Credit fraud
- Fake charitable cause fraud
- False advertising
- Fraud by public companies
- Get-rich-quick schemes
- Health care fraud
- Health insurance fraud
- Identity theft
- Insurance bad faith claims fraud
- Insurance fraud
- Real estate fraud and real estate contractors fraud
- Tax fraud
- Travel scams
If you believe you or a loved one is a victim of any of the above listed forms of fraud, please contact us so we can help you.
Elder Abuse/Medical Cases
Elder abuse is a term that may include physical, sexual, or emotional abuse; financial exploitation; and neglect in providing necessary materials like food, shelter, or clothing. The abuse might also involve withholding medicine or refusing to arrange transportation for doctor appointments. While damage inflicted by physical abuse may be obvious, frequently the abuse is emotional or psychological, resulting in humiliation, intimidation, and fear.
Some elder abuse cases may also involve medical malpractice or negligence. Medical negligence cases are not easy to prove but The Orlando Law Group attorneys have extensive experience in evaluating these types of cases and can provide you with good advice on how best to handle them.
Property and business owners have a responsibility to maintain safe conditions on the property they control including providing adequate security and a structurally sound and hazard free environment for customers and employees. When this does not occur and someone is injured as a result a lawsuit may be warranted.
- Swimming Pool Drowning
- Inadequate Security / Crime Attacks
- Slip and Fall Accidents
- Drowning Accidents
- Injuries Caused by Cars, Bikes, Grills and other products