Navigation

News

NASCAR Fan Safety: Is buying a ticket to a NASCAR race becoming risky business?

Posted on Monday, August 10th, 2015

A 3500-pound racecar leaves the track and goes airborne, hurdling through space at 200 miles per hour toward the grandstands packed with thousands of spectators. What goes up, must come down, and for an increasing number of NASCAR fans in recent years, cars leaving the track has meant fans leaving the stands on stretchers with […]

Read More

Time to Demand Stricter Trucking Safety Regulations

Posted on Friday, June 26th, 2015

Last weekend, the third multi-fatality tractor trailer vs passenger vehicle crash occurred on Georgia I-16, a small interstate that connects Atlanta to the coast. Three people died in that crash, bringing the total to 13 people killed in three crashes in two months on I-16, a staggering statistic listing I-16 among the deadliest roads in America […]

Read More

Fatal I-95 Tractor Trailer Crash Underscores Need for Side Underride Legislation

Posted on Monday, May 11th, 2015

A horrific fatal crash occurred this morning on I-95 North, just south of Jacksonville. Our thoughts are with the people and families involved. Initial reports indicate that a semi truck jack-knifed after trying to avoid another stopped tractor trailer in a road construction zone.  A passenger SUV was unable to stop and drove under the […]

Read More

C. Rufus Pennington, III Joins Firm as New Of Counsel Attorney

Posted on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Coker, Schickel, Sorenson, Posgay & Iracki, P.A. has added C. Rufus Pennington, III, to our team of civil trial attorneys. He will be Of Counsel  and will continue to focus his practice on civil jury trials and appeals. Pennington, a board-certified civil trial attorney, has served as trial counsel in litigation throughout the country in both […]

Read More

Trucking Legislation: Protecting You from Catastrophic Injury

Posted on Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

With all of the trucking crashes that have made local (and national) news lately, we thought we’d bring you a quick update on some of the trucking legislation our attorneys are working hard to pass. Partner Joe Camerlengo and Associate Stefano Portigliatti are working at a national level with the American Association for Justice Interstate Trucking […]

Read More

Recent Product Recalls: What you need to know

Posted on Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

As the year is drawing to a close, we continue to see the ramifications of large manufacturers putting profits in front of safety.  The American Association for Justice (AAJ) is monitoring the GM ignition switch recalls and cases (at least 36 deaths to date!) and the Takata airbag recall.  And now the National Highway Transportation […]

Read More

Jury Finds Stadium Management Negligent in Slip and Fall Accident

Posted on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

A visit to the local stadium to watch football isn’t normally considered a life-altering event. But, for one young Jacksonville man it was just that. Matt White, a 24-year-old former professional drummer, sustained a serious, life-altering injury while attending a football game. Matt entered a stadium restroom at the beginning of the first quarter. At […]

Read More

Family Vindicated by Trial Verdict

Posted on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

In 2007, Kimberly and Robert Bassler were owners of a successful small business living the all- American dream when a car crash changed everything. Kimberly was driving the family car in Clay County when she was involved in a two-vehicle crash. The elderly driver of the other vehicle confused the accelerator for the brake which […]

Read More

Devastating Car Crash Case Concludes with $1.4 Million Verdict & Settlement

Posted on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

The car crash that left Hildie Mahoney with life-long injuries was resolved by jury verdict concluding a four-day trial in January 2013. Ms. Mahoney was represented by Howard C. Coker, Daniel A. Iracki and co-counsel Tracy Considine. The final verdict was $1.15 million with a final settlement of $1.4 million after an award of attorney’s […]

Read More

$1 Million Settlement for Navy Pilot

Posted on Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

GARRETT v. A1 PLASTERING Firm Negotiates $1 Million Settlement For Paralyzed Navy Pilot “My experience with the firm and Charles Sorenson was very positive. There was never any doubt they were on my side. I knew I was in good hands when other attorneys told me of the firm’s solid reputation as litigator.” …Jerry Garrett […]

Read More
...23456...10...