Welcome to our personal injury blog. Here you’ll find out more about the hottest topics in personal injury law. Should you ever suffer a personal injury and need professional representation to help you get fair compensation, our expert legal team at Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath is here to help.

31 May 2024 by K Ryan

Summer Tire Safety

Auto accidents Summers in South Florida is hot! This is not necessarily very good for tires. Warm weather can add to the risk of a blowout, which can cause a serious accident. Tire Safety this time of year is very important. The National…
31 May 2024 by K Ryan

Common Myths About Personal Injury Law

About Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath Conveniently located in West Palm Beach for 27 years, Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath, LLP concentrates in Personal Injury, Wrongful death, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability…
31 May 2024 by K Ryan

Distracted Driving in Florida: On the Rise and Unlikely to Change Any Time Soon

In honor of Distracted Driving Month in April, recently released statistics from the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) showed that 2017 was the worst year on record for accidents involving distracted drivers in Florida. In addition, even though…
31 May 2024 by K Ryan

Medical Malpractice: Did you know?

Medical Malpractice: Did you know? Medical malpractice cases can be both serious and frightening in nature. It may be difficult for you to believe some of the shocking cases that emerge. Listed below are six interesting facts about malpractice: 1.…
Two women taking their shoes off after suffering golf course injuries
16 May 2024 by ESIadmin

Golf course injuries: Liability and compensation for Floridians

Golf course owners must uphold a safe environment for players and guests, ensuring the course's design, maintenance, and operations minimize risks. Injured parties have the right to seek compensation when owners fail to uphold this basic duty. A…
port st lucie waterways
16 May 2024 by ESIadmin

Danger on the water: Be careful on these Port St. Lucie waterways

St. Lucie County, Florida, is known for its beautiful and diverse waterways, which play a significant role in the county's geography, recreation, and economy. But alongside the recreational and environmental benefits comes its own set of…
A truck full of chemicals in the middle of the road after a common type of truck accident.
16 May 2024 by ESIadmin

These are the most common types of truck accidents in Florida

Truck accidents in Florida are often the result of negligence, recklessness, adverse weather conditions, and driver inexperience. These incidents can lead to severe injuries and, tragically, sometimes fatalities. If you've been involved in a…
parasailing injuries
16 Apr 2024 by Lytal, Reiter, Smith, lvey & Fronrath

Legal considerations for skydiving and parasailing injuries

Many seek the thrill of parasailing or skydiving for unparalleled freedom and excitement. Yet, the risk of serious injury looms, turning an exhilarating moment into an unforeseen challenge. If you find yourself grappling with the aftermath…
car accident statistics west palm beach
02 Apr 2024 by Lytal, Reiter, Smith, lvey & Fronrath

You should know these West Palm Beach car accident statistics

West Palm Beach has already seen 377 total car crashes as of March 2024, resulting in 3 serious injuries and 1 fatality. And that’s just in three months. When you examine statistics from 2023 – 6,303 crashes resulting in 80 serious injuries…
personal injury terms
25 Mar 2024 by Lytal, Reiter, Smith, lvey & Fronrath

17 personal injury terms you should know

Navigating the complexities of a personal injury case can often feel like learning a new language. Understanding the legal jargon is crucial to grasp your case's nuances and communicate effectively with your legal counsel. Below, you’ll find…
cruise ship injuries
18 Mar 2024 by Lytal, Reiter, Smith, lvey & Fronrath

Navigating troubled waters: Cruise ship injuries are more common than you think

Embarking on a cruise from the sunny ports of Florida offers an escape into a world of sea breezes and endless horizons. Yet, amidst the allure of ocean adventures, the potential for cruise ship injuries lurks beneath the surface. Join our Florida…
what happens to electric car batteries in a crash
11 Mar 2024 by Lytal, Reiter, Smith, lvey & Fronrath

What happens to electric car batteries in a crash?

In the Sunshine State, where the allure of the open road meets the push toward sustainable transportation, electric vehicles (EVs) are becoming an increasingly common sight. But as more Floridians switch to electric, questions arise about the…