How Does Florida Personal Injury Protection Coverage Work?

In this video, we are going to discuss how Florida Personal Injury Protection Coverage Works. You’ve been in an accident, and it’s not your fault. You get hurt in the accident, and it’s not your fault and now you need to seek medical treatment. A legit question is, who’s going to pay these medical bills? Because …

Florida Bicycle Laws & Regulations

When cycling on one of many bicycle paths in the Tampa Bay or even on the roadways, it’s not only important to know bicycle safety but equally important to know the laws of operating a bicycle in Florida. Below is an illustration of Florida’s bicycle laws and regulations brought to you by Denmon Pearlman’s personal …

How Self Driving Cars Impact Traffic Law Enforcement [Infographic]

Self-driving cars are expected to become main stream within the next 5 years. Yet, we have little idea how it will impact our daily lives, insurance premiums and traffic law enforcement. Who will get the ticket in a car accident? This infographic written by Tampa Car Accident Attorney Christian Denmon compares self-driving cars to human drivers …

How Do I Calculate the Diminished Value of my Car After an Accident?

Some individuals miss out on a lot of money by not filing a type of personal property damage claim called a Diminished Value Claim. If you own a vehicle that experienced damage when the at-fault party caused a car accident, chances are that you potentially have a valid diminished value claim. Speaking to an attorney …

UNDERSTANDING WHIPLASH AND CHRONIC PAIN AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT

Even in the most minor car accident, whiplash can occur and cause chronic pain to a person. Whiplash is an injury to the neck caused by a rapid back and forth movement of the neck due to a forceful impact. It can have a long-lasting effect if not treated properly. Learn more about whiplash and chronic pain …

What is Covered by Florida Uninsured Motorist Insurance?

In this video, we are going to talk about Florida uninsured motorist insurance and understanding your uninsured motorist vehicle insurance claim. If we’re chatting about this, you’ve been in an auto wreck and it wasn’t your fault that you got into the auto wreck. Someone else violated a rule of the road and drove bad …

PUNITIVE DAMAGES IN FLORIDA CAR ACCIDENT CASES

So, what is the definition of punitive damages in Florida? Let’s start with a famous example. Hulk Hogan made pretty big news with his verdict against Gawker Media in 2016. If you remember, a jury awarded the Hulkster $117 million in compensatory damages. These were damages for the Hulk’s pain and suffering. For him. But the …

Will My Rates Go Up After a Claim? The Truth On Raising Insurance Rates

A really good question that gets asked all the time at the beginning of a lawsuit or an insurance claim after a motor vehicle accident is, Will My Rates Go Up After a Claim? I am here to discuss the truth on raising insurance rates after a claim, such as a motor vehicle claim, has …

How to Dispute Fault in Florida | Disputing Fault in a Car Accident

What happens if you are not at fault in a car accident but the other party accuses you of being at fault. How do you go about disputing fault after a car accident in Florida? Click here for the audio version Variables in Disputing Fault Now, this can be a complex situation and the reason for …

How The Car Accident Settlement Process Works

If you have been injured in a car accident, you’ve most likely experienced some significant out-of-pocket expenses from medical bills as well as lost wages from not being able to return to work during your recovery process. In addition to the financial strain a car accident causes, you also may experience pain and emotional suffering. …

WHAT TO DO AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT [13 CRITICAL STEPS]

Car accident cases are common but also costly. Our immediate actions or reactions contribute significantly to the outcome of the accident. This guide explains 13 steps to take after a car accident. 1. Do not flee the accident scene. Leaving the scene is the last thing you should do when you’re in a motor vehicle accident. …

How the Property Damage Claim Process Works in Florida

Hi everybody, it’s Christian Denmon. I’m a trial lawyer at Denmon Pearlman, and I want to talk to you today about your property damage claim. Now, if you’re working with our firm it’s because you have a bodily injury claim. In other words, you’ve been hurt in a car accident or you lost wages as …

Three Big Mistakes to Avoid When Negotiating an Auto Accident Claim

So, what are mistakes to avoid when negotiating an auto accident claim? Accepting the Initial Offer When Negotiating an Auto Accident Claim Well, the first thing that you have to avoid is accepting an insurance company’s initial offer. They’re going to give you a devalued estimate of what the true value of that claim should …