Thomas J. Ueberschaer, P.A.
Serving The Florida Panhandle : Free Consultations
local: 850-332-0476
toll-free: 877-313-6880
Contact Menu Search
Request A Free Consultation >
View Our Practice Areas

Personal injury claims encompass more than car accidents

Florida residents are often the victims of numerous types of accidents due to the negligence of another person or persons. People are injured in many ways and under a variety of circumstances other than just in car accidents. In fact, car crashes involve just one area of personal injury law.

This time of year, especially, many claims are filed in the aftermath of recreational activities on the water such as sailing and boating accidents. You may also spend time at a friend's house using their swimming pool to get away from the heat. Being injured due to some sort of negligence while on someone's boat or on someone's property might entitle you to file a personal injury claim. Other claims include medical malpractice (doctor, hospital or nursing errors) and product liability (defective food, drugs and other products).

Even workers who are injured on-the-job could be entitled to file a personal injury claim. In some cases, the negligence of a third party (someone other than the employer or co-worker) or a defective tool (product liability) could have led to your injury. Sadly, it might also be possible that your employer is directly responsible for your injury due to a blatant disregard for your safety.  Under these types of circumstances, workers' compensation might not be the only legal remedy available.

No one should dismiss the thought that a personal injury claim may be appropriate in connection with a Florida accident that results in serious injuries. If you believe that your injuries were caused by someone else's negligent actions, you have every right to contact an attorney. A review of the circumstances could reveal that you are entitled to take legal action against the party or parties believed responsible.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Free Consultation Always | Contingency Fees Only | "Ask Tom" Today

All our work is done on contingency, so our clients don't have to worry about fees, which represent a percentage of the compensation they ultimately receive Contact us for a free consultation about your case.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Should you file a personal injury claim? Ask Tom.

Contact us today, or call 850-434-8778, to secure an initial consultation. If your serious injury prevents you from traveling to see us, we will come to you. Overnight messages and emails are promptly returned and we have two conveniently located law offices to serve you.

Pensacola Office
601 North Baylen Street
Pensacola, FL 32501

Toll Free: 877-313-6880
Phone: 850-332-0476
Phone: 850-434-8778
Fax: 850-469-1005
Pensacola Law Office Map

Panama City Office
929 Jenks Avenue
Panama City, FL 32401

Toll Free: 877-313-6880
Phone: 850-332-0476
Phone: 850-785-8011
Fax: 850-469-1005
Panama City Law Office Map

Review Us