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After most car accidents, an injury victim just wants to get better as soon as possible and move forward with life. Unfortunately, he or she has lots of questions about things like compensation for their pain and suffering and the replacement of their vehicle. There’s also the financial stress of lost wages and having to pay monthly bills while dealing with medical expenses and other health care costs.  Of course, in most instances, there's also the stress of finding the right lawyer who can help.  Below, we try our best to address these issues and provide answers to other common car accident questions.


Articles:

Car Accident Damages and Compensation

What Kind of Damages Can You Recover if you are in a car accident? The answer depends, in part, on the type of injury. Can you recover for whiplash or a concussion?

What is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

Learn how we determine the value of our client's car accident compensation claim, including lost wages, medical expenses and pain and suffering. 

Car Accident Questionnaire

See the questions we ask during the initial consultation with a car accident victim.

What to Do After an Accident - Number 5 Is Especially Important

8 Things You Should Do If You Are Involved in an Auto Accident.  In the aftermath of a car accident try to remain as calm as possible because there are things you should do to help maximize your financial recovery.  What should you tell your doctor and why?

Representing the Uninsured in Florida: What Happens When There's An Accident and There's Not Enough Insurance? In Florida, Usually a Lawsuit is Filed

Help is available even when the party who causes a car accident has no insurance or too little insurance.

Rer-End Collisions

A rear-end collision is where an car or truck crashes into the back of the vehicle in front of it.  Usually, the automobile that is hit is stopped at a light or at a stop sign. Learn who is more likely to cause rear end collisions.

Distracted Driving Overview

Here is an interesting fact about distracted driving: the least number of non-fatal car accident injuries did not occur on Wednesday, but on Tuesday with 1862. Distracted driving includes texting, adjusting a radio, picking-up something that fell or even adjusting a mirror.

Pedestrian Accidents

Walk along the street nobody expects to be a hit by a car or truck because the driver was disracted by a text or an email.  Unfortunately, these cases can have devasting injuries. Learn who is more likely to die from a pedestrian accident.

Car Accident Insurance Claims - Insurance Coverage

Did the Insurance company make a low ball offer or othewise act in bad faith? PIP coverage and bodily injury insurance claims.

Car Accident Injuries - Don't Wait to Seek Treatment

Because of PIP, get treatment as soon as possible if your are involved in a car accident.  Compensation for whiplash, concussions, broken bones, back injuries and wrongful death.

Car Crash FAQ

Alan Sackrin answers some of the most commonly asked car accident questions, including issues related to insurance, damages, costs, medical expenses and personal injury protection.

 

Car Accident Settlements & Case Law:

Car Accident Settlements By Alan & Related Case Law

Pain and suffering and lost wages are 2 of the most important aspects of any car accident case. We compiled a sample of car accident cases settled by Alan along with case law he uses to prove damages in a Florida car accident litigation case.

Rear-End Car Accident Settlements By Alan and Case Law

Rear-end accidents happen often in South Florida. Here you will find a sample of rear-end car accident settlements that Alan has won either pre-suit or by jury trial. In addition, we provide a list of related Florida case law we use to help settle these claims for our clients.

State Farm Settlements and Case Law

State Farm is one of larget automobile insurers in Florida. We have compiled a sample list of settlements and case won by Alan Sackrin involving State Farm Automobile Insurance Company. Also included is related case law. We believe that analyzing these cases may give us a view into how this company approaches car accident claims.

 

Get Help From An Experienced Car Accident Lawyer:

Florida Car Accident Lawyer

 

Learn More From a Broward Car Accident Lawyer:

Broward County Accident Claims

In Florida, if you are hurt in a Broward County car accident and that accident was caused by the negligent actions of another party, you should hire a lawyer who, for over 30 years, has helped people get the legal representation they need, regardless of race or income. Alan Sackrin is a Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist. Read about the damages an accident lawyer can recover for a victim who has a car accident claim, including pain and suffering.

Car Accidents

Alan Sackrin's goal is to add value to his clients because he will go to trial when the insurance company denies coverage or doesn’t make a settlement offer that he believes is fair. Learn how Alan can help and read some of the articles he has written relating to car accident issues, including paying medical bills and pre-existing injuries.

 

News:

Car Accident News - Blog Posts, Forms, Tweets, Case Filings and More.

 

Other Motor Vehicles:

Motorcycle Accidents

 

Pleadings (Documents which are filed and used in car accident lawsuits)

 

Real Time Car Accident Data:

Broward County

The Florida Highway Patrol keeps track in real time of traffic events and where accidents have happened as well as details about what has happened online on a map at their site.  Go here for the Broward County map to see the FHP latest traffic reports.

Miami Dade County

The Florida Highway Patrol keeps track in real time of traffic events and where accidents have happened as well as details about what has happened online on a map at their site.  Go here for the Miami Dade County map to see the FHP latest traffic reports.

Palm Beach County

The Florida Highway Patrol keeps track in real time of traffic events and where accidents have happened as well as details about what has happened online on a map at their site.  Go here for the Palm Beach County map to see the FHP latest traffic reports.

 

Statistics and Related Articles:

Hallandale Beach Car Accident Data

Injury related crash data for the city of Hallandale Beach compiled from the State of Florida Department of Motor Vehicles.

Broward County Auto Accident Crash Data

Florida: Broward County Auto Accidents Overview Below is an analysis of Broward County automobile accidents and car crashes using data obtained from reputable state and federal resources. This information ...

Palm Beach County Auto Accident Crash Data

According to the State of Florida Department of Motor Vehicles, statistics are showing that the number of fatal car accidents each year in Florida is decreasing.  Their data reveals that there were ...

Miami Dade County Auto Accidents

Florida: Miami-Dade County Auto Accidents Overview   The following analysis of motor vehicle accidents and car crashes in Miami-Dade County takes statistics and data provided by county, ...

Drunk Driving Deaths in Florida

The Florida DMV has discovered that some areas of Florida appear to have more likelihood of drunk driving on their streets than others.

Teen Drivers in Florida

The Centers for Disease Control reports that the highest cause of death for teenagers in the United States is from motor vehicle accidents. 

Senior Citizen Drivers in Florida

 

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Accident Verdicts and Settlements

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