Florida Auto Accident


Five Types of Injuries Associated with a Car Accident

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident, Florida Vehicle Accidents
Sustained serious car accident injuries?

When a car strikes another vehicle or object, the force of impact can result in a wide range of injuries. The nature and severity of those injuries may not always be immediately apparent. For instance, at first, you may feel a pain in your lower back. The seemingly minor ache could be the sign of …


Can TMJ be caused by an accident?

by James Holliday, posted in Drunk Driving Accident, Florida Auto Accident, Florida Vehicle Accidents, Hit and Run Accidents, Uncategorized

With over five decades of combined legal experience, Holliday Karatinos Law Firm provides seasoned legal representation to victims of accidents and negligence. Our North Tampa personal injury attorney… TMJ or, Temporomandibular Joint dysfunction can be caused by an accident. Oftentimes it can occur by blunt force trauma to the head, or in a rear end …


A Quick Guide to Car Insurance in Florida

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident
car insurance guide

Car insurance is one of those that things most of us think little about until we need to use it. If you have only a vague idea of how car insurance works – or even what coverage you have – you are not alone. We work with car accident victims in Florida every day and …


Dealing with Insurance Companies After a Car Accident

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident

If you have been in a car accident, you soon turn to an auto insurance company for assistance with your medical bills, vehicle damage and other losses that the crash caused. However, if you do not understand how insurance companies work, you may come away from the experience disappointed – to say the least. You …


What to do When the Insurance Company is Arguing About my Injuries

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident, Florida Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injuries in the News

In every case, the insurance adjuster will likely argue about the nature and extent of your injuries. That’s in the playbook for the insurance company. They have certain arguments they make in every case across the board. Usually, they’ll hire a radiologist to look at your x-rays or your MRIs and the defense playbook is …


What to do After an Accident – My Fault

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident

Florida is what we call a comparative fault state, which means that at a trial, the jury can apportion the fault between the people involved in the accident. So even if you are partially responsible for causing the accident, the jury can still hold the other driver accountable for the harms and losses that they …


Should I Notify the Insurance Company of an Accident?

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident

So after a wreck happens, you do need to notify your own insurance company under the terms of your contract to let them know what happened. Before giving a recorded statement to your own insurance company on the phone, I would strongly urge you to hire a lawyer and be represented for that statement. In …


How Much to Hire a Truck Accident Attorney?

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident, Truck Accident Blog

In Florida, when you hire a Brooksville truck accident lawyer, you will have a contingency fee contract which means that the lawyer is paid only if the lawyer wins the case. So generally, there’s no fee at all unless the lawyer wins, and then it’s a percentage of what the lawyer recovers. In Florida, any …


Focusing on the Speedometer Could Make You More Dangerous Behind the Wheel

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident
Police giving someone a Traffic Ticket for speeding in Lutz

Car wrecks are an unfortunately common occurrence in Florida and throughout the United States. While some car crashes are the result of weather or road conditions, many are caused by driver errors. Speeding in particular has been shown to be a factor in an alarming number of serious and fatal accidents. Florida law enforcement agencies …


Pokémon Go: Questions of Liability in the App Economy

by James Holliday, posted in Florida Auto Accident

Pokémon Go is a video game that allows players to use their smartphones to search for virtual Pokémon creatures and amass points by collecting the creatures. What is unique about the game is that to catch the Pokémon creatures, players must search in public places and locations. In fact, a player’s character in the game …


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