Author Archives: Jay Butchko
Left-Turn Accidents Involving Pedestrians
Making a left turn in a vehicle can be a dangerous maneuver. Left turns require an abundance of care. If a left turn is not executed properly and carefully, it can have devastating consequences. An improperly executed left turn can result in an accident. Unfortunately, left-turn accidents can cause severe injuries and even death…. Read More »
Common Injuries In Pedestrian Accidents
Pedestrian accidents are quite common in the United States of America. Despite the federal and state governments establishing safety measures, such as pedestrian traffic signs and flashing lights at crosswalks, to keep pedestrians safe, thousands of people end up in pedestrian accidents every year in the U.S. Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents usually result in severe… Read More »
Is It Possible To Correct A Police Report After A Motor Vehicle Accident In Florida?
After a motor vehicle accident, one of the most crucial steps is filing a police report. After filing a police report, you should obtain a copy of the report. A copy of the police report can help support your compensation claim. It can help you prove liability. But what if the police report does… Read More »
Tips For Cycling In The Rain
Florida is referred to as the Sunshine State due to its prevalent sunny weather. It is almost always summertime in Florida. However, the rain still falls in Florida. Because most Florida cyclists are used to cycling in dry conditions, it might be unclear what a cyclist should do and avoid doing when cycling in… Read More »
Steps To Take After A Golf Cart Accident
After being involved in a Florida golf car accident, you may have the right to file a legal claim against the negligent party. If you were involved in a Florida golf cart accident because of the negligence of a golf cart driver, you might have a right to bring a legal claim against the… Read More »
How Much Is My Florida Slip And Fall Claim Worth?
Slip and fall accidents are quite common in Florida and have the potential to cause serious injuries. Some hazards that can cause a slip-and-fall accident include wet floors, uneven floors, exposed wiring, and loose tiling. A property owner that allows these or other hazards to cause a slip and fall accident that results in… Read More »
Steps To Take After A Florida Slip And Fall Accident
While some slip and fall accidents are unpreventable, many of these accidents are preventable. Sometimes, property owners neglect to ensure their premises are safe. If you suffered an injury in a Florida slip and fall accident because of a property owner’s negligence, you might have the right to file a slip and fall claim… Read More »
Signs You Need A Lawyer After A Bicycle Accident
If you have been involved in a bicycle accident in Florida because of the negligence of another party, it might not be clear to you whether you should contact an attorney. Generally, it’s always a good idea to call a lawyer after being involved in a bicycle accident. However, while, as lawyers, we would… Read More »
Signs You Hired The Wrong Pedestrian Accident Attorney
After suffering severe injuries in a pedestrian accident due to the negligence of another party, it is in the victim’s best interest to hire an attorney. However, it is not enough to hire just any attorney. You need to hire the right attorney if you want to see a positive outcome from your case…. Read More »
Who Is Liable In A Florida Golf Cart Accident?
Recreational golf carts have become a popular and convenient mode of transport for Floridians. In Florida, you will not only find golf carts on golf courses. You will also find golf carts in the community, especially in communities built around golf courses. When people think of golf carts, rarely do they think about the… Read More »