How To Manage An Injury If You Are Sheltering In Place During COVID-19

Posted on Friday, April 10th, 2020

With the increasing diagnoses of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), many hospitals are overrun, and healthcare professionals overworked. A multitude of other smaller medical facilities have cancelled or postponed their non-emergency or elective surgeries and procedures in an effort to flatten the curve. However, what are you supposed to do if you’re injured? What if you had […]

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What To Do If You’re Involved In A Motor Vehicle Accident During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on Friday, March 27th, 2020

Right now, with the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) it feels like everything is changing on a daily basis.  So, it’s important to know what is different and what has remained the same when in the moments after a crash.  An accident is already overwhelming and confusing without all of this uncertainty.  It’s important that […]

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Jacksonville Healthcare Facilities Taking Steps To Battle Coronavirus

Posted on Monday, March 23rd, 2020

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) makes its way across the United States, healthcare facilities across the nation are implementing extra measures to ensure the health and safety of the communities they serve. The situation is changing by the hour, so each facility remains in contact with the Center for Disease Control to determine the best course […]

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Protecting Seniors In Long-Term Care Facilities During Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

As the nation takes steps to slow the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) the CDC is implementing specific actions to protect the elderly who are the most vulnerable to the virus.  The term “social distancing,” has become part of an integral part of containment and that includes restricting large groups from gathering, closing buildings, limiting business […]

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Coker Law Adds Nursing Home Abuse Expert Attorney Steve Watrel, P.A. to its Elite Team of Trial Lawyers

Posted on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Coker Law is proud to announce the addition of attorney Steve Watrel as the newest member of the firm. Mr. Watrel is the only personal injury law attorney fighting nursing home abuse for the past 25 years in Jacksonville. His proven approach to elder law is heralded nationwide for its integrity in court, designating him […]

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A Driver Under The Influence Hit Me, What Do I Do?

Posted on Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

New Year’s Eve is a time of fun and celebration for everyone! But it is also one of the worst times to get behind the wheel. Tragically one in three traffic fatalities happen because of a drunk driver.  At Coker Law, these are among our most heartbreaking cases, good people who are injured or killed […]

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Which Toys Are Making The Naughty and Nice List This Year

Posted on Monday, December 9th, 2019

The holidays will be here before you know it, which means it’s just the right time to find that perfect present for your child. Be sure to do your research and stay up to date on toy and product recalls to ensure your child’s top toy choice isn’t on this year’s naughty list. Top Toys […]

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The Most Common Cause of Kitchen Fires Is Right Around the Corner

Posted on Monday, November 25th, 2019

With the holidays quickly approaching, it’s easy to get distracted with your to-do lists, gift purchases and all those relatives filling up your house. However, those distractions can lead you to stray from the stove when cooking. It’s a distraction that can lead to tragedy, as an unattended stove is the number one contributing factor […]

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The Signs Were There But Doctors Failed To Identify A Stroke

Posted on Monday, October 21st, 2019

In February 2014, Timothy Shirley was rushed to the hospital with classic signs and symptoms of a stroke, like slurred speech and one-sided weakness. EMS personnel brought Mr. Shirley to the Emergency Department at a local Orange Park Hospital, which was certified as a Primary Stroke Center. Donna Shirley suggested this facility, as she thought […]

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Why You Need An Expert Trucking Crash Attorney

Posted on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

My name is Stefano Portigliatti. I am the attorney responsible for the trucking and bus litigation division at Coker Law. My work focuses on tragic cases where the negligent operation of a truck or bus seriously hurt or killed someone. We’ve all seen them drifting into our lanes, coming up way too close behind us, […]

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