Category Archives: Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Personal Injury Compensation in Florida

Personal Injury Compensation in Florida

Are you seeking personal injury compensation in Florida? Whether you have been injured in a vehicle crash, slip and fall, or by a defective product, most accident cases follow the same basic procedure. Medical malpractice and wrongful death claims can sometime fall under a different set of statutes and require more intensive investigation. Nevertheless, the […]

Legal Rights in a Wrongful Death Case

Legal Rights in a Wrongful Death Case

Have you recently lost a family member to someone else’s negligence and have questions about the legal rights in a wrongful death case? Contact the experienced Jacksonville wrongful death attorneys at Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. to schedule a free consultation. In the meantime, read this article to get a better idea of how these cases […]

What is a “Never Event”?

What is a “Never Event”

A “Never Event” is a clearly identifiable and measurable, serious, and usually preventable medical error or event. “Never Events” fall into a variety of categories and consists of medical errors such as bedsores, wrong-site surgery, and medication errors. Medical malpractice is defined as negligence by act or omission by a health care provider in which […]

Causation and Breach of Duty

Causation and Breach of Duty

In order to file a successful medical malpractice claim in Florida, we must first prove causation and breach of duty. These are crucial elements in your case, and it is important to collect as much evidence as possible relating to your injury. Contact our office today to schedule a free consultation with our award-winning Jacksonville […]

Slip and Fall Injuries Due to Faulty Steps and Handrails

Slip and Fall Injuries Due to Faulty Steps and Handrails

Not all slip and fall cases involve tripping on a wet spot in a store or supermarket. Slip and fall injuries due to faulty steps and handrails may not be as common, but they can be just as severe. Our experienced Jacksonville personal injury attorneys have had years of practice handling these types of cases, […]

First Steps to Take After a Truck Accident

First Steps to Take After a Truck Accident

If you have been injured in a commercial vehicle wreck, you may be eligible to receive compensation. However, most of us have never thought of that “what if” scenario before. It is important to understand what action should be taken in the event of a commercial vehicle crash. Here are the first steps to take […]

Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. Named to 2020 “Best Law Firms” Rankings

Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. Named to 2020 Best Law Firms Rankings

Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. has been named as a Tier 1 law firm in the 2020 Edition of “Best Law Firms,” as ranked by U.S. News and Best Lawyers. The rankings are determined based on reviews and recommendations from clients and peers nationwide. Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. has been recognized for excellence and professionalism in […]

Successful Pedestrian Accident Case Won by Edwards & Ragatz, P.A.

Recently, a client came to our office seeking compensation after they had been struck by a vehicle while walking in Duval County. Due to the severe nature of these injuries, pedestrian accidents must be taken very seriously. Our client had already incurred over $20,000 in medical bills and would also need to undergo further pain […]

Jacksonville Personal Injury Attorneys: OSHA Investigation Held up Workplace Injury Results

Jacksonville Personal Injury Attorneys: Workplace injury results held up due to OSHA Investigation Jacksonville personal injury attorneys suggest consultation after any personal injury, even if it takes place on the job. Jason Cooper was tragically injured over two years ago on an on-the-job accident.  He worked for Bosselman Boss Truck Shops in Rawlins, Wyoming. The […]

Jacksonville Personal Injury Attorney Cares About Your Safety: Takata Faulty Airbag Takes Another Life

Jacksonville Personal Injury Attorney Cares About Your Safety: Takata Faulty Airbag Takes Another Life Jacksonville personal injury attorney cares about your safety and well-being. NHTSA, announced after investigating a recent crash in California, that the defective Takata airbag inflator has claimed another victim. The latest death involved a 50-year-old woman, according to NHTSA. She was […]