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South Plantation’s Alex Collins got his father’s signature on his letter of intent to Arkansas. But his mother, who prefers UM, has hired a lawyer.

Defective Vehicles and Car Accidents

Not all car accidents are caused by driver error. Sometimes a defective vehicle is to blame. Vehicles that were not properly maintained or not properly designed, manufactured and tested before being sold to consumers can cause serious injury when they malfunction.

Common vehicle defects that can cause personal injury include:

How to Choose a Workers' Compensation Lawyer

If you've been injured on the job and are having trouble getting compensation for your injuries, you need to find a workers' compensation lawyer to fight for your rights. Choosing a workers' compensation lawyer to represent you is an important decision and can seem like an insurmountable task, but if you consider the right factors, you will make the right choice.

Back Injuries Following a Car Accident

Back injuries can have long-lasting, debilitating effects on your life. Our auto accident attorneys at The Cochran Firm South Florida have seen them time and again from car accidents. Not all back injuries are created equal. Some will affect you more seriously than others.

Failure to Notice Fetal Distress

Failing to notice fetal distress puts your child at risk for serious physical and mental disabilities. As medical malpractice attorneys in the West Palm Beach and Ft. Lauderdale areas, we've seen the mistakes of health care professionals permanently alter the lives of otherwise healthy infants far too often.

Your doctor and his medical staff are responsible for monitoring your baby during labor and delivery. They are trained to look for signs of fetal distress in your baby, such as:

Complications of Brain Injuries from Birth Trauma

Thousands of children each year are injured during delivery. Infant brain injury is a preventable birth injury that affects too many in our technologically advanced society. At The Cochran Firm South Florida, our birth injury lawyers may be able to help you recover the compensation you need to cope with these life-long injuries to your child. 

What Questions Do I Ask a Criminal Defense Lawyer?

If you are looking for a criminal lawyer in Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, or Florida in general, you will want to ask your prospective criminal defense lawyer a few questions before asking them to take your case.

Wrong Diagnosis and Delayed Diagnosis

Every year, wrong diagnosis and delayed diagnosis cause at least 40,000 deaths, along with countless injuries, illnesses, and medical complications. If a doctor is not paying enough attention, or if they rush to diagnose a potentially complex medical condition, they may overlook key symptoms, leading them to misdiagnose a patient’s illness or injury. Or, they may diagnose a condition too late – when it has already become more advanced and dangerous – because of their failure to recognize symptoms and follow up.

Choosing a Wrongful Death Attorney

The sudden loss of a loved one is never anything less than a tragedy. However, when you learn that your family member’s death was caused by another person’s carelessness or wrongdoing, your grief is likely joined by anger and a desire for justice. Although no amount of money can bring your loved one back, filing a wrongful death case can help you hold the negligent person responsible for your loved one’s death, giving your family a sense of closure.

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