Florida Motorist Safety When Sharing the Road with Bicyclists

In Florida, it seems like we have everything: beaches, ocean, sunshine, nightlife, art, family and friends. Unfortunately, we also have high rates of bicyclist fatalities. In fact, in 2019, Florida tied with Delaware and New York City as having the highest percentage of crash deaths involving bicyclists (at 5 percent of all crash deaths). That […]

What are the Top Causes of Car Accidents Right Now?

It’s springtime in 2021, and the primary causes of car accidents remain more or less the same in America. Some of the top causes of crashes are: Distracted driving Speeding Drunk driving Reckless driving Running red lights Running stop signs Inclement weather Bad road conditions Obstructed roadways Inexperienced motorists When an accident is caused by […]

Springtime Driving Safety Tips

Depending on where you live in the country, springtime may bring a swing in the weather. If you live somewhere that experiences all 4 seasons, brush up on these driving safety tips to avoid motor vehicle accidents: Be prepared for springtime showers. In many regions, the spring season brings rain showers. The end of the […]

Overview of Speeding and Car Accidents

Speeding remains one of the top causes of motor vehicle accidents in the United States. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, speeding caused nearly 9,400 fatalities in 2018. That’s nearly triple the deaths caused by distracted driving that same year. Speeding makes all aspects of driving more hazardous. The faster you go, the […]

How Long After an Accident Can an Injury Appear?

Motor vehicle accident injuries can easily turn your life upside down. Both the injury victim and their family members will face expenses, hardship, emotional distress, and inconvenience as a result of the severe injury. Although a crash can easily cause catastrophic injury, that doesn’t mean the trauma is immediately apparent. Some of the most common […]

Ways to Prevent Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrian accidents can happen almost anywhere. Whether you are walking along a busy road or spending time with your family on the front lawn, there is always a risk of being hit by a negligent driver. If you ever suffer an injury due to a pedestrian accident, make sure you hire an experienced pedestrian accident […]

Common Truck Accident Injuries

Since semi-trucks are up to 30 times the weight of a standard car, truck accidents often cause significant damage to whatever is caught in the crash. As a result, injuries can be severe or even fatal to those in a passenger vehicle. If you are injured in a truck accident, you should hire an experienced […]

Calculating the Value of Your Claim After a Car Crash

One of the first questions that you may ask after deciding to file a car crash claim is: how much is my claim worth? Since insurance adjusters and motor vehicle accident attorneys have different ways of calculating the value of a claim, it is only possible to roughly estimate damages. Here are some of the […]

4 Steps You Should Take After Getting into a Car Accident

Accidents happen every day, even to the best of drivers. If you ever find yourself in the aftermath of an accident, it’s important to stay calm and document your wreck if possible. Here are the four steps you should take if you ever get into a motor vehicle accident to make your claim more effective. […]