Tag: car accident

The Unseen Consequences: Emotional and Psychological Effects of Auto Accidents

Auto accidents are traumatic experiences, leaving many visible wounds. Yet, what's often neglected are the emotional and psychological scars left behind. At Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A., we understand that the repercussions of an accident don't stop with physical injuries. This post delves into the emotional toll of auto accidents and how they play a pivotal…
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Your Comprehensive Guide to Car Accident Claims in Florida: Essential FAQs

Car accidents can be a jarring experience, leaving victims with a multitude of questions. As specialists in personal injury law, we at Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A., often encounter a set of frequently asked questions relating to auto insurance claims in Florida. This article aims to address these queries comprehensively. 1. Can I File an Insurance…
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Understanding Liability in Florida Rollover Crashes: A Comprehensive Guide

Rollover accidents are among the most harrowing experiences one can endure on Florida's roads. These incidents may account for a relatively small percentage of total accidents, but their consequences are often devastating. With over one-third of passenger vehicle fatalities stemming from rollover crashes, it's crucial to be educated on the factors and the liable parties…
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High-Speed Collisions: Exploring Florida Turnpike Accidents

High-speed collisions on the Florida Turnpike can have devastating consequences, leading to severe injuries, property damage, and even wrongful death. As one of the busiest highways in the state, the Florida Turnpike is prone to accidents due to its high volume of traffic and fast-moving vehicles. This article aims to shed light on the causes…
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How Do I Protect My Rights After a Car Accident?

How do I protect my rights after a car accident? After you’ve been involved in a motor vehicle accident, this is the question you'll probably be asking. After a motor vehicle crash, it is critical that you act quickly to protect your legal rights and options. Failing to take these steps may cause you to…
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Making an Injury Claim for Whiplash After an Accident

Whiplash is one of the most common types of injuries suffered by motor vehicle accident victims. Whiplash injuries are usually caused by rear-end collisions, as the force of the crash can cause the head and neck of the occupants of the vehicle that is rear-ended to violently jerk or whip back and forth. Unfortunately, whiplash…
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5 Things You Should Never Do After a Vehicle Crash

If you are involved in an automobile accident, you may have suffered property damage to your vehicle as well as injuries to your person. Depending on which party or parties were at fault for the crash, you may be entitled to recover compensation for expenses and losses that you incur due to vehicle damage and…
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What to Do After an Uber Accident in Florida

Uber accidents are becoming an increasingly common occurrence in Florida. Pursuing a claim for compensation after an Uber accident is a somewhat different process than your typical car accident claim. If you’ve been involved in an Uber accident, you should familiarize yourself with the steps you need to take in order to collect the compensation…
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What to Do If You’re Hit by a Drunk Driver in Florida

Being hit by a drunk driver can be a devastating event. This is because the reckless behavior of intoxicated drivers often leads to more serious and damaging collisions. If you’ve been injured in an accident caused by a drunk driver in Florida, you may be entitled to hold the driver responsible to compensate you for…
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