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Another Florida Boat Crash Claims Another Life

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

According to the Associated Press, a man in his 70s has died after a boat collision near Sandsprit Park. A spokeswoman with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) identified the deceased as Matthew Jones, who was motoring a 21-foot boat with two other men up the St. Lucie River. He collided with… Read More »

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Frequently Asked Questions about Florida’s PIP Benefits

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

You might have heard that Florida is a “no fault” state but not know exactly what that means. At Earnhart Law, we field questions every week from injured motorists who don’t know where to turn or what insurer to contact after a car accident. To help you get the compensation you need, we have… Read More »

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Amputations and Truck Accidents

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

It should surprise no one that truck accidents can cause devastating injuries—often injuries that are much more serious than those caused when two passenger vehicles collide. Commercial motor vehicles like tractor-trailers and buses frequently weigh up to 40 times as much as passenger vehicles. With this much force bearing down on you, it is… Read More »

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Injuries at the Airport

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

Flying is stressful. Increased security after 9/11 requires that you arrive at the airport earlier than ever, and once you get to your gate you face cranky airline personnel and overbooked flights. It’s enough to make travel by car or bus look attractive. Unfortunately, many people can also be injured at the airport. Modern… Read More »

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Serious Neck Injuries

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

At Earnhart Law, we see all kinds of bodily injuries—broken bones, burns, and traumatic brain injuries. But some of the most painful are neck injuries. The neck is enormously complex, which means a lot can go wrong, leaving you in considerable pain and possibly keeping you out of work. Fortunately, you can receive compensation… Read More »

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Dangerous Dogs and Personal Injuries

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

A baby’s mauling in Virginia has sparked discussion about the legality of certain wolfdog hybrids in the United States, including Florida. As reported by News4Jax, an eight-day-old baby in Virginia was found in her crib bloodied and dead, with the family’s dog standing over her. Authorities believe the dog mauled the child, leading to… Read More »

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Five Mistakes to Avoid after a Car Accident

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

After a collision, you might be confused, scared, or in a lot of pain. However, the steps you take can dramatically improve or harm your chances of receiving financial compensation. At Earnhart Law, we see injured motorists make similar mistakes after their crashes. By avoiding these mistakes, you can set yourself up for a… Read More »

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What Are Punitive Damages?

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

The civil law system exists to make victims “whole.” This means that the courts try to put you in the position you would be in had your accident never occurred. For this reason, you can receive compensation for any amount of money you lost as a result of the accident. However, Florida also allows… Read More »

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Injured Workers and Third-Party Lawsuits

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

According to government statistics, nearly 3 million employees are injured or become sick each year and over 5,000 are killed. Unfortunately, Florida law makes it impossible for injured workers to sue their employers in most situations, but you might be able to sue third parties if they are responsible for your injuries. Workers’ Compensation… Read More »

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Why You Shouldn’t Delay Getting Medical Treatment after a Car Accident

By Craig D. Earnhart, P.A. |

Car accidents can cause all kinds of injuries that require immediate medical attention—broken bones, cuts, concussion, and burns. Prompt medical treatment gives you the best chance of making a full recovery and can even save your life. But there’s another reason why you should seek immediate medical care—Florida law requires it in order to… Read More »

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