Dedicated to Hernando County & its Communities During this Time. Learn More...

Blog

10Feb2021

Study Finds About Half of Truckers Are At Risk For Sleep Apnea

by Holliday Karatinos Law Firm, PLLC, posted in Truck Accident Blog
Sleep Apnea

According to a recent study conducted by researchers at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, almost 49% of the 20,000 commercial truck drivers who participated were at risk of obstructive sleep apnea. This dangerous condition is characterized by blockage or a repetitive collapsing of a person’s airway for ten seconds or longer while asleep. Because the …

READ MORE
9Feb2021

New Study Shows “Driver Disengagement” Poses Major Safety Risks

by Holliday Karatinos Law Firm, PLLC, posted in Florida Auto Accident

Recent research conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s AgeLab has revealed a new accident risk being caused by the very modern driving aids we expect and trust to make our roads safer. They explored the possible connection between cruise control and car accidents.  What Is Driver Disengagement?  …

READ MORE
28Aug2020

Can a Pharmacist Be Liable for Pharmacy Mistakes?

by James Holliday, posted in Dangerous Products

Just like doctors and nurses, pharmacists may be held accountable for malpractice if their carelessness causes preventable harm. Pharmacists have a legal responsibility to use sound professional judgment and proper care in filling prescriptions. When a pharmacist makes a preventable error due to inattention, carelessness or inexperience that causes a patient harm, the pharmacist may …

READ MORE
15Jun2020

Business Interruption Insurance Claims

by James Holliday, posted in News

The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted businesses across the state and around the country. With huge segments of the population forced to stay at home for an extended period except for essential shopping, many non-essential businesses are facing a crisis. If you own a business and you need immediate financial relief, you know this feeling …

READ MORE
4May2020

300+ Nursing Home Facilities in Florida Have Cases of COVID-19

by Holliday Karatinos Law Firm, PLLC, posted in News

More than 300 nursing homes and long-term care facilities throughout Florida have patients or staff who have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a list released recently by the state. Nursing home residents are particularly vulnerable to the deadly COVID-19, so it is crucial that these facilities take proper precautions to protect residents and …

READ MORE
31Mar2020

Concerned About Coronavirus? You Don’t Need to Leave the House to Meet with Our Lawyers.

by James Holliday, posted in News

Concerned About Coronavirus? You Don’t Need to Leave the House to Meet with Our Lawyers. We all have a duty to keep ourselves, our families, our neighbors, and our communities safe right now. This means temporarily reshaping the way we live our lives to combat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). At Holliday Karatinos Law Firm we …

READ MORE
9Feb2020

New Florida Laws for 2020

by James Holliday, posted in News

With the New Year comes many things for many people. Some people make resolutions, while others are just excited about what lies ahead. In the state of Florida, the New Year means many new laws that went into effect on January 1, 2020. These laws range from changing the minimum wage, to increasing the smoking …

READ MORE
13Dec2019

What steps do I take if I’m injured due to negligent security?

by James Holliday, posted in Personal Injury

If you’ve been injured due to negligent security, the first step that you should take is to contact local law enforcement right away, so they can come and investigate and determine what happened and why it happened. Call a lawyer as soon as possible that has experience handling negligent security cases and will act right …

READ MORE
7Nov2019

It’s a ‘Collision’ not an ‘Accident,’ Safety Experts Argue

by James Holliday, posted in News

Accidents happen. That is what we tell youngsters who are upset about crushing a favorite toy or spilling a drink at the dinner table. We often think “accident” is a neutral word to describe poor luck — but in reality, it’s more nuanced than that. “Accident” tends to imply that no one is at fault …

READ MORE
4Oct2019

How do I prove my future medical care needs?

by James Holliday, posted in Personal Injury

One of the major issues in any personal injury case is, what is gonna be the future needs for your medical care? We have to look at and say, how do we project, what’s the future treatment going to be over the course of your life? Because once the case is settled, you can’t come …

READ MORE

Memberships & Recognitions