Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Close Menu
Mark Wright
  • Free Case Evaluations
  • No Recovery No Fee
  • Make the Wright Choice
813-425-2020

Recent Blog Posts

Recall

Ford, Once Again, Recalls Dangerous Vehicles for Accidents & Injuries

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

In June, Ford announced that it was recalling more than two million cars due to a dangerous defect; Specifically, due to the doors opening on their own in some vehicles while the car is being driven. According to the company, the problem is the fault of the dealerships, who were supposed to fix the… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Boat4

Florida Again Ranks #1 In Boating Accidents & Fatalities, Where Drunk Driving Is a Leading Factor

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

According to the United States Coast Guard report released in June, Florida – in particular, Florida Keys, Miami Dade, and Monroe Counties – ranks number one in the country for recreational boating accidents and deaths; a distinction it has “won” every year for the last five years. There were almost 680 accidents last year… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Driverless

New Study Reveals That Driverless Cars Won’t Prevent Auto Accidents. Meanwhile, Florida Recklessly Welcomes Them onto Our Roads

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

In June, the Insurance Institute for Safety published a study indicating that although 94 percent of all auto accidents are caused by human errors, autonomous vehicles will likely only be able to prevent approximately one-third of these accidents because it cannot anticipate or counter all human driver mistakes. Specifically, while self-driving vehicles can prevent… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
ProdLiab3

Will Amazon Ultimately Be Held Responsible for Defective Products Sold On Its Website?

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

Courts all over the country – as well as attorneys who represent victims of defective products – are watching to see whether Amazon is ultimately held liable for a seller’s defective product; a decision that could completely change products liability, especially given the dominance that Amazon has over the market right now and how… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
NursingH11

Deaths from COVID-19 In Florida Nursing Homes Now Account for More Than 50 Percent of Entire State’s Fatalities

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

We previously discussed the danger that COVID-19 has created for the elderly in Florida and around the country in our nursing homes, especially given that most are still not in compliance with basic requirements that are mandated by law, such as ensuring that they have emergency water supplies, plans to keep track of residents… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
ProdLiab4

FDA Finds Carcinogen in Some Common Diabetes Drugs, Leading to Dangerous Defective Product Concerns

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

In late May, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that laboratory tests detected elevated levels of a contaminant that has been linked to cancer, N-Nitrosodimetylamine (or “NDMA”) in some batches of a widely-used diabetes medication, metformin, as used by some 34 million people with Type 2 diabetes.  The agency previously had to recall… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Liability3

As Florida Reopens, And Some Return to Work, Many Worry About Exposure to COVID-19

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

As states, including Florida, prepare to reopen, one of the biggest questions that many have – whether it involves returning to work, or visiting a number of businesses, such as salons or gyms—is what responsibility property owners will have to the public in terms of their safety with respect to the virus, and what… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Truck6

Hours of Service Rules Are Amended (Relaxed) for Truck Drivers: Will It Result in More Accidents On the Roads?

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

In May, the Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration released its final rule amending the hours of service for commercial motor vehicles (truck) drivers, ultimately relaxing requirements that were put in place years ago to limit the number of hours truck drivers could drive before taking breaks in order to reduce driver… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
NursingHome2

Some Families Sue for Negligence as Thousands of Their Loved Ones Die from COVID-19 In Florida Nursing Homes

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

There is no question that those who are most vulnerable to COVID-19 are our elderly and disabled family members, especially those residing in nursing homes who have been subject to abuse and/or neglect. This is a serious issue, especially here in Florida, where approximately 155,000 people live in assisted-living facilities and nursing homes, many… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
ProdLiab2

With Automakers Manufacturing Ventilators to Help Fight COVID-19, Many Have Concerns About Potential Product Defects

By Mark H. Wright, PLLC |

As a result of the coronavirus pandemic and the shortage of properly-working ventilators, some auto manufacturers have switched their operations to producing ventilators and other respiratory protective devices (subject to emergency use authorizations) to help combat COVID-19 under the protection of the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness (PREP) Act. While these ventilators are desperately… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Schedule Your Consultation Today!
By submitting this form I acknowledge that contacting Mark H. Wright, PLLC, through this website does not create an attorney-client relationship, and any information I send is not protected by attorney-client privilege.
protected by reCAPTCHA Privacy - Terms