Do I need to hire a lawyer? What does it mean for a Pensacola personal injury attorney to be ‘board-certified’? What do you do if you’re the victim of a car accident? Find out the answers to these questions and more here on Joe’s blog.
Opioid Epidemic—How Did We Get Here? According to a report from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, in the early 1990s through 2012, opioids were commonly prescribed to relieve pain. But over time, abuse of the drugs grew. Some facts on the opioid crisis: • Opioid addiction and overdose are the leading cause of accidental
Few accident situations require such agile and immediate action as the car-truck accidents. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Highway Loss Data Institute, a total of 3,986 people died in large truck crashes in 2016. Seventeen percent of these deaths were truck occupants, 66 percent were occupants of cars and other passenger vehicles, and
Joe Zarzaur, a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer and founder of Zarzaur Law, P.A., received the 2018 Michael Doubek Community Service Award by the Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association (ESRBA). This award is in recognition of Zarzaur Law’s commitment to the local community. “Mr. Zarzaur’s receipt of this award is well deserved, given the tremendous support
On July 5, 2018, the Florida Supreme Court issued its ruling in the case of Giraldo v. Agency for Health Care Administration. The case dealt with the federal Medicaid Act, a joint federal-state cooperative program that helps states provide medical services to residents who cannot otherwise afford treatment; the Medicaid Act is part of the
About 20% of children who are passengers in car accidents are fatally injured. According to The National Center for Health Statistics, car accidents are one of the leading causes of death for children in the United States. For this reason, a child restraint systems is a necessary device for child passengers in a motor vehicle.