Recent News/Blog Posts
Slater | Grant named a BEST Law Firm in 2023
Slater | Grant has once again been selected by its peers as one of The Best Law Firms in America® for 2023 in the Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs category. The firm’s attorneys—Scott Slater, Javan Grant, Paul Przepis, and Julia Alley—bring their commitment to personal attention to every client they serve, and they could… Read More »
Simple Rules for Pool Safety
Because of the climate in Florida, people can enjoy the use of swimming pools year-round. And because of this, keeping safe while enjoying pool time should be a top priority. Pool safety is paramount when it comes to ensuring family, friends and loved ones enjoy their time in the water. It is important that… Read More »
Boating Safety Tips
As summer and vacation months approach, more and more people are taking to the water for fun. In Florida, this is a year-round activity. Regardless of where you live, however, boating safety should always be at the top of your mind when heading out to the water. Below are some simple tips to keep… Read More »
Am I Required to Give A Recorded Statement to the Other Driver’s Insurance Company?
You’ve been in a car accident. You’ve hopefully gone to a medical provider to be checked out for injuries, your car may have damage, and overall, the situation is stressful. Now the insurance company for the other driver has contacted you, asking for information about the accident. Most people are nice and want to… Read More »
What Should I Do if I Am Involved In A Hit-And-Run Accident?
Being involved in any car accident can be extremely stressful especially when the individual causing the accident leaves the scene. Unfortunately, hit-and-run accidents do occur and you should be aware of how to handle them if you find yourself in that scenario. If the state of Florida, the law requires drivers involved in a… Read More »
Who Pays My Medical Bills If I Am Involved In An Accident?
When a client is involved in an accident resulting in personal injury, we are often asked who pays for the client’s medical bills. The answer is not simple and depends on what part of the process you are in. In short: Your auto insurance company pays first under “PIP/no-fault” coverage (and MedPay) Then you… Read More »
What Happens When The Other Driver Does Not Have Insurance?
Being involved in a car accident is always stressful. And if this happens with a motorist who is not insured, the stress and worry become greater. The laws in Florida are set up to protect you in these situations and provide options that help you. No-Fault or “PIP” Insurance Florida is a “no-fault insurance”… Read More »
Why Community Involvement Is Important to Us
Wikipedia lists Tampa as the 48th largest city in the U.S. Tampa Bay boasts championship sports teams, world class dining, a rich arts and cultural community and plenty of recreational opportunities. While we live in the Tampa Bay region, our ‘home’ is in the local areas and communities which we serve daily. Whether it’s… Read More »
Can I Recover From The Other Driver If I Wasn’t Wearing My Seat Belt?
Imagine you are driving home from work. You make your way to a four-way intersection and, seeing you have the right of way, you proceed forward through the intersection. Suddenly, out of nowhere a vehicle slams into your driver’s side causing substantial damage to your car. In addition, you immediately have pain throughout your… Read More »
Things to Know After an Accident With a Drunk Driver
Every day, almost 30 people in the United States die in drunk-driving crashes — that’s one person every 50 minutes. Fortunately, although these deaths have fallen by a third over the last three decades -more than 10,000 lives per year are still lost per year due to the actions of a drunk driver, according to the… Read More »