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Fort Lauderdale Personal Injury Lawyers Fight for Full and Fair Compensation

Effectively assisting you with your personal injury case in northern Dade County

At the Law Offices of Cohn & Smith, P.A., we understand how overwhelming an accident can be emotionally and financially. As experienced Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyers, we are prepared to provide persuasive negotiations or aggressive litigation to obtain the full and fair compensation you are entitled to as a result of your accident-related injury. We have represented hundreds of individuals with personal injuries just like yours, so we are fully equipped to assist you in a broad spectrum of accidents.

Competent Broward County attorneys helping with auto accidents

Personal Injury Lawyers Florida As knowledgeable Fort Lauderdale personal Injury lawyer, we are prepared to represent you in a wide range of personal injury matters, including motor vehicle accidents. Florida traffic can be hectic and chaotic, and car accidents happen all the time. Our firm provides numerous services related to traffic accidents, including:

  • Seat belt failure. Seat belts can fail in a variety of ways, including the failure of the torsion bar, latch, webbing or faulty latch plate. As a result, you are not properly restrained during the crash, and this causes or contributes to your injuries. Read more
  • Distracted driving. Many people believe they are capable of driving safely while talking or texting on a cell phone, using a GPS device, grooming, eating and so forth. This type of distracted driving frequently results in an accident. Read more
  • Motorcycle accidents. People injured in a motorcycle accident often come away with permanent injuries, such as brain damage, nerve damage, improperly healed fractures or paralysis. Read more
  • Truck accidents. If you are hit by a big rig truck, this is a serious accident. You may potentially sustain brain damage, whiplash, broken bones, dislocated joints, burns and even paralysis from serious truck accidents. Read more
  • Driver fatigue. Fatigue is the result of physical or mental exertion that impairs performance. Driver fatigue may be due to a lack of adequate sleep, extended work hours, strenuous work or non-work activities, or a combination of other factors that cause a wreck. Read more
  • Overweight trucks. Trucking companies, semi-trailers, waste haulers and other freight carriers often face violations for noncompliance with weight limits on city, county and state roadways. Overweight trucks can be a contributing factor in an accident. Read more

Experienced with Handling Boating Accidents in Florida’s Waters

With miles of coastline and waterways, Florida is a natural docking point for commercial boats, cruise ships, yachts and recreational watercraft. The pilot of a boat has the duty to use reasonable care similar to that of the driver of an automobile. Unfortunately, many people ignore these rules once they get their boats out into the water. Our attorneys provide competent assistance with your boating accident and help you determine who may be liable for your injuries.

Focused on Pedestrian and Bicycle Accidents in the Fort Lauderdale

If you’ve been injured in a pedestrian or bicycle accident, you know your recovery can be expensive, sometimes requiring years of rehabilitation, surgeries or other treatments. Florida law allows pedestrians and cyclists with injuries caused by a driver’s carelessness to hold that driver legally responsible for his or her actions. In these types of accident lawsuits, you can win the money you need to pay your bills and get compensated for your injuries or wrongful death, physical pain and emotional suffering.

Fort Lauderdale Personal Injury Attorney Serves You

At Cohn & Smith, our goal is to serve you. We provide free initial consultations and flexible office hours. Our main office is located in Broward County and we have additional satellite offices throughout the state. You can reach us at (954) 687-0503 or online.

Fort Lauderdale Office
200 S. Andrews Avenue, #703 Museum Plaza
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Phone: (954) 522-4600



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