Florida Statute of Limitations for Negligence Reduced to 2 Years!

The Florida legislature and Governor Ron DeSantis have shortened the general negligence statute of limitations, the time period within which a general negligence action must be commenced.  The statute of limitations has been changed from 4 years to 2 years for claims arising after March 24, 3023.  A Plaintiff will now usually have 2 years from the date of injury to pursue a negligence claim.