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  • 6 Jul. 2018

    DDJ Property Claims: Don't become a victim of denied insurance claims for hurricane damage!

    Posted By Darrigo, Diaz & Jimenez

    The 2018 hurricane season has arrived and is predicted to be more active than usual, with seven hurricanes and three major hurricanes. If we learned anything from last year’s monster storm Irma and the numerous denied insurance damage claims left in her wake, now is the time to prepare. So, what are some things you can do now to prepare? The first step is reviewing your homeowner’s ...
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  • 11 Jun. 2018

    Traumatic Brain Injuries in Children Linked to ADHD Years Later

    Posted By Darrigo, Diaz & Jimenez

    Traumatic brain injuries send over one million children, adolescents and young adults to the emergency room each year. A recent study suggests traumatic brain injuries in children may be linked to an increased risk for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) years later. In a study reported in JAMA Pediatrics, a research team at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center examined ...
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  • 24 May. 2018

    How to protect your business and make your premises a safer place for customers

    Posted By Darrigo, Diaz & Jimenez

    If you're a business owner, you probably already know that if a person slips and falls at your business, you’re a prime target for a lawsuit. And premises liability cases are bad for business. Customer slip-and-fall incidents account for about 10 percent of small business claims at an average price tag of $30,000, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. If the ...
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  • 27 Apr. 2018

    My Uber Got into a Wreck. Can I Sue?

    Posted By Darrigo, Diaz & Jimenez

    If you’re ever in an accident involving Uber or Lyft, you likely won’t sue the ride-sharing company outright. Drivers are technically independent contractors, not employees, meaning the company can deny liability for crashes involving their drivers (and have done so in the past, most notoriously when a driver hit and killed a six-year-old in San Francisco in 2014. But there is still ...
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  • 23 Apr. 2018

    Distracted driving -- an epidemic on the roads.

    Posted By Darrigo, Diaz & Jimenez

    Jennifer Smith doesn’t like the term “accident.” It implies too much chance and too little culpability. A “crash” killed her mother in 2008, she insists, when her car was broadsided by another vehicle while on her way to pick up cat food. The other driver, a 20-year-old college student, ran a red light while talking on his cell phone, a distraction that he immediately ...
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