Theodore Babbitt Makes 2019 Florida Super Lawyers List

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Theodore (Ted) Babbitt of Babbitt & Johnson P.A. has made the 2019 Super Lawyers list. This will be the 13th consecutive year that Ted has made the list. Super Lawyers rates the service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. The lawyers who make the list are selected using a multiphase process that includes … Read More

Stages of a Car Accident Lawsuit

Car Accidents

Car accidents are not uncommon. Accidents that are “fender benders” are often settled between the two parties’ insurance companies. When larger scale accidents happen – where injuries are extensive and/or death is involved – the victim may opt to sue the negligent party for non-economic damages because these are rarely covered by insurance companies. Non-economic … Read More

Florida Personal Injury Attorney Joe Johnson Makes Super Lawyers List for Thirteenth Consecutive Year

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Joseph R. Johnson was named to the Super Lawyers list for the 13th consecutive year. “Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations,” Super Lawyers states. He has been … Read More

Construction Accident and Construction Fatality Representation

Construction Accident Representation, Personal Injury Law, West Palm Beach Attorney

Construction workers can find themselves in dangerous or jeopardizing situations. According to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) statistics, “One in five worker deaths last year (was) in construction.” The report stated that the “leading causes of private sector worker deaths (excluding highway collisions) in the construction industry were falls, followed by struck by object, … Read More

Car Accident Attorneys in Florida

Car Accidents

According to the World Health Organization’s Global Status Report on Road Safety 2018, the “number of annual road traffic deaths has reached 1.35 million.” This number includes accidents involving pedestrians, cyclists, and motorcyclists in addition to accidents between cars and other vehicles around the world. As car accident attorneys in Florida, we have worked on … Read More

Florida Medical Malpractice

Florida Medical Malpractice, Malpractice Lawyer, Medical and Hospital Negligence, West Palm Beach Medical Malpractice Lawyer

“Malpractice lawsuits after an error were reported infrequently (by 2 percent of physicians and 6 percent of the public)”. (Source: New England Journal of Medicine) Medical errors are not infrequent, in fact, a report published by the Institute of Medicine estimated medical negligence-caused deaths are as high as 98,000 per year, twice the number of people who … Read More

Medical Error is the Third Highest Cause of Death in the U.S.

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An article published by Johns Hopkins Medicine described how our country’s data collection does not properly account for deaths caused by medical error and new research shows that medical error is the highest cause of death after cancer. The article states that in 1949 the U.S. “adopted an international form that used International Classification of Diseases … Read More