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21 Apr 2014

Welcome to the Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath Blog

The Accidents Safe blog was set up to help keep our clients and the public informed of important safety information that potentially could effect their every day lives.  Auto recalls, defective tires, car seats and many other products or medications…
dental malpractice lawsuits
28 Jun 2021

5 Common Dental Malpractice Lawsuits

Feared by children and avoided by many adults, dentists get a bad rap. Just like other medical professionals, dentists provide necessary and sometimes life-changing services.  Unfortunately, just as in other medical fields, dental work is…
Doctor is worried and stressed after wrongful death suit.
23 Jun 2021
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Wrongful Death: Hospital Liability

Though surgeries and medical treatments come with inherent risks, it’s still a shock if a loved one dies in the care of qualified medical professionals. In Florida, the death of a loved one entrusted to the care of medical professionals…
Abused elder sits alone at table in contemplation
17 Jun 2021

Trusting Caretakers: Why Some Resort to Nursing Home Abuse

Caring for an elderly relative, hiring a caretaker, or housing an elderly relative in an assisted living facility is a draining decision for everyone involved. Finances are often one of the top concerns for those seeking a caretaker in Florida.…
wet floor marker sits in high-traffic establishement
15 Jun 2021
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Statute of Limitations on Slip and Fall Cases

What is a slip and fall accident? These accidents happen when you trip or fall over on another person’s or entity’s property due to unsafe conditions. If you’ve slipped, tripped, or fallen over unsafe or dilapidated conditions at a Florida…
Disabled vehicle sits on grassy shoulder of Florida expressway
09 Jun 2021

What to Do: Vehicles On the Shoulder

It’s nearly impossible to travel about Florida without using one of the state’s many expressways. These high-speed roadways usually have multiple lanes used by locals and tourists alike. It’s more than likely that you’ll have to deal…
Fire spreads from electrical outlet
03 Jun 2021

What to Do When an Appliance Causes a Fire

You’re sitting at your breakfast table enjoying a fresh cup of coffee when you notice an acrid smell drifting across the room. Your pancakes, cooked to perfection, sit in front of you. You definitely remember turning off the stove. But the…
Surgeons operate on wrong side of Florida patient
01 Jun 2021

Surgical Errors and Medical Malpractice

All surgery comes with inherent risks, but some risks should never come into play. Florida medical providers have performed surgery on the wrong patient, on the wrong body part, or even on the wrong side of the right patient’s body. These…