Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Close Menu
Call Now
Available 24 Hours a Day
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • linkedin
  • instagram
Naples Personal Injury Attorney > Blog > Personal Injury Lawyer > Common Types of Personal Injury Lawsuits

Common Types of Personal Injury Lawsuits

If you’ve been injured in a no-fault accident, you may be wondering if you should speak to a personal injury attorney. The answer to that question is a resounding “yes.”

For this blog post, we wanted to discuss some of the more common types of cases that Naples law firms handle.

Product liability

When people are injured when they use a product, and they’re using the product as intended, they may be eligible to file a product liability claim.

In the past several years, there have been a few stories in the news about people who have been seriously injured by vape pens. In June of this year, Forbes, The Washington Post and Today.com ran a story about a teen who have a vape pen explode in his mouth. Not only did the force knock out several teeth, it also shattered his jaw. Even the boy’s doctor told a reported that he had no idea that vape pens could explode and cause this type of damage.

Although this case is an extreme example, if the family decides to pursue a personal injury lawsuit, they may be entitled to damages for medical care, ongoing care, pain and suffering, etc.

Car accident / motorcycle accident

If you’ve been in an accident that was caused by drunk, drugged or distracted driver, you’ll want to speak with an attorney to determine if you have a case. This is especially true if you sustained whiplash, a concussion, broken bones, bruising or other types of injuries.

Slip and fall

People who have been injured because of a slip and fall incident may be entitled to damages, but this will largely depend on what caused the incident. If you’re visiting a neighbor who had recently changed his motor vehicle oil, and you fell on their driveway because they didn’t clean the oil off the pavement, you may have a case. On the other hand, if you fell because you slipped in a puddle on their patio, during a rainstorm, it’s unlikely that a case would be successful.

Have questions? Call our office today to schedule a free consult

If you have questions about whether you have grounds to pursue a personal injury lawsuit, call our office today to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation. Our law firm has years of experience in helping clients just like navigate this type of litigation. If you’ve been injured as a result of a no-fault accident, don’t try to go it alone. Call our office today to get started.

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

The Shapiro Difference

  • Earning Your Trust

    Earning Your Trust. Not all attorneys are created equal. Marc Shapiro is reputable, experienced, trustworthy and is committed to both his clients and employees. We want you to be so satisfied with our law firm that you will tell your friends, family and colleagues that “Marc Shapiro is my attorney.”

  • Communication & Keeping you Informed

    We embrace technology and “simplexity.” Our legal assistants, paralegals, and attorneys will guide you through the process and make sure you are informed. We are available via text, phone and email and will promptly respond to your inquiry within one business day.

  • A Strong Office Culture

    We believe in growing people. The Shapiro team lives by three principles: Integrity, Communication, and Transparency. We mentor and nurture all levels of staff from interns to executives. A happy office means better service and more productivity for you.

  • Employing A+ Employees

    We look for employees with empathy and problem-solving ability. Many of our legal assistants, paralegals, & attorneys are bilingual and some even multilingual. Our staff is diverse and we speak Spanish, French, Creole, & German. We want to speak your language.

  • Grassroots Initiative & Community Engagement

    If you aren’t giving back then what are you doing? After the birth of Marc’s child, his life was transformed because of his son’s special needs. Marc routinely gives back to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, volunteers with Autism Speaks and Autism awareness groups and STARability in Naples, Florida.

Retired Couple

Get a Complimentary
Strategy Session

Our team wants to help. Call or email us for a free consultation so we can evaluate your case and put you on the path to a successful recovery.

Contact Us

© 2020 - 2022 The Law Offices of Marc L. Shapiro, P.A. All rights reserved.
This law firm website and legal marketing are managed by MileMark Media.

Contact Form Tab
Schedule a CONFIDENTIAL Consultation
protected by reCAPTCHA Privacy - Terms