Personal injury laws provide legal action for accident victims who obtain bodily harm caused by others. A personal injury claim is a result of negligence or in some cases, intentional act.
Different types of duties of care and negligence exist, and they vary based on the severity of the injuries caused by the negligent party. For instance, gross negligence is defined by the statute https://www.flsenate.gov/Laws/Statutes/2018/768.72 as a situation where the aggressor party’s behavior is considered a conscious omission or negligence to the well-being, safety, or rights of individuals exposed to such careless behaviors.
Determining the level of negligence in the case is a key element in the amount and type of damages you can fight for in a court of law. Therefore, one can consult with a legal expert. Common personal injury cases include car accidents, slip and falls, Uber & Lyft accidents, boating accidents, medical malpractices, etc…
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