Category Archives: Personal Injury Attorney Blog

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 […]

Personal Injury Lawyer Jacksonville Deal with Interesting Lawsuits

Personal Injury Lawyer Jacksonville Deal with Interesting Lawsuits Personal injury lawyer Jacksonville possess the ability to handle an array of cases. A case such as the one below is similar to what can be handled. Riddell Helmet ‘riddled’ with lawsuits An interesting topic has popped up as I have two boys in baseball and football […]

Make sure your experts, including your Jacksonville personal injury lawyer, are thoroughly prepped for their depositions or it could break your case

Make sure your experts, including your Jacksonville personal injury lawyer, are thoroughly prepped for their depositions or it could break your case Lesnik v. Duval Ford, LLC, __ So. 3d __, 2016 WL 339777 (Fla. 1st DCA 2016)   At issue for the First District Court of Appeal, was the trial court’s striking of the […]

Safety Plan For Deadly New Kings Road to start in April of 2018 as told by a personal Injury Attorney Jacksonville

Safety Plan For Deadly New Kings Road to start in April of 2018 as told by a personal Injury Attorney Jacksonville. The five-mile stretch of New Kings Road on Jacksonville’s northwest side has one community leader calling it a “Danger Zone” after five pedestrians have been hit and killed over the last couple of months. […]

Hurricane Irma Nursing Home Neglect

Hurricane Irma Nursing Home Neglect Currently, protection of the elderly in nursing homes are the focus for many here in Florida after 11 residents in a Hollywood nursing home died.  They had gone several days without air-conditioning after losing power during Hurricane Irma.  The nursing home had a generator to support lifesaving medical equipment during […]

Once again – the line between social media and the law can become a blur

Once again – the line between social media and the law can become a blur The New Mexico Supreme Court is warning judges about the dangers of social media in an opinion that however sidesteps whether the trial judge’s Facebook posts indicated bias.  THE ABA Journal report the New Mexico Supreme Court ruled recently that […]

Know your surgeon before complex surgery

Know your surgeon before complex surgery. Make sure if you have complex surgery – you go to a surgeon who has experience and has done that surgery before. Do you need complex surgery? Some doctors may not have much practice. The largely unregulated ability of surgeons with minimal expertise to perform high-risk procedures — particularly […]

Local Nursing Home shut down ventilator program, also on state's "watch" list

Local Nursing Home shut down ventilator program, also on state’s “watch” list Recently, Avante at Jacksonville Beach moved patients to Ormond Beach for treatment after deciding to shut down its ventilator care program.   Families of these patients are upset that they will have to drive nearly 90 miles to see their loved ones.   The Families […]