Cases We Accept
Car accidents are still one of the most common reasons people call us. Unfortunately, they remain one of the leading causes of death in the United States. In fact, according to the National Safety Council it was estimated that during 2013, 35,200 people died in U.S. traffic accidents and nearly 3.8 million crash victims suffered injuries that required medical attention.
If you are on our website, chances are you or someone you know was hurt in a crash and you need help. That is what we are here for.
There are some common mistakes Florida drivers make that lead to bicycle accidents. It’s the bike rider who pays the price for this carelessness. Many drivers act like roads are only made for cars and refuse to share the road. Some are under the false impression cyclists don’t belong on streets. Others simply don’t know safe practices on the road regarding bicyclists.
Each year, approximately 2 million people sustain an injury to the head. Though many of these can be minor, over half a million of them require hospitalization. Serious brain injuries are devastating and can be life-changing.
If you are on our website, chances are you or someone you know is suffering from a serious brain injury and you need help. That is what we are here for.
As an Assistant State Attorney, Jim frequently prosecuted drunk drivers who had injured and even killed innocent victims. He committed to putting drunk drivers in jail, working closely with victims and survivors of DUI crashes. In recent years, he served as Chairman of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Pinellas County Advisory Board. He is a strong advocate fighting for the rights of those injured and supporting the mission to eliminate drunk and impaired driving.
When you lose someone you love you are surely dealing with emotional trauma. We understand the other burdens of loss such as medical bills, funeral expenses, probating an estate, property loss; the list goes on. It can feel like you are in a whirlwind, particularly if you are left with all the responsibility. The survivors of a person killed due to another person’s wrongful act have the right under Florida law to recover for the loss of their loved one.
When a distracted driver who was not paying attention runs into you on the road or hits someone you love who is walking across a street, serious personal injuries are suffered in the crash. Injuries may be the result of the impact of hitting the car or being thrown onto the pavement. Injuries from pedestrian collisions are very often catastrophic.
If you or a family member has been injured in a fall or because of an unsafe condition on someone’s property, you need the help of a lawyer with experience handling cases such as yours.
Medical Malpractice is a serious issue. Every year, some medical professionals abuse the trust that their patients place in them. If you have been injured by the negligent errors of a medical professional contact Jim Dodson today!
Jim Dodson Law, a Clearwater Personal Injury law firm represents the victims of all serious accident and injury cases including: motorcycle accidents, truck collisions, low speed vehicle injuries, moped accidents, accidents involving scooters and razors, golf cart accidents and all child injury accidents.