Victims of car, truck, or motorcycle accidents may have very noticeable injuries, such as abrasions, broken bones, and other obvious trauma. What is not always noticeable are the hidden injuries that may not become evident until days, weeks, or months later.
Senior abuse can happen anywhere and may not be apparent to those around them. Some seniors age 60 and above are more vulnerable than others to abuse.
Even though the number of vehicle miles traveled has decreased, the number of fatalities has increased.
Oktoberfest in Southwest Florida is a time for celebration. It is also time when DUI accidents occur because of over-imbibing revelers.
The National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) announced National School Bus Safety Week is from October 18–22, 2021.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) reports that hundreds of deaths and tens of thousands of injuries are caused by red-light runners in the United States. Some of those tragically killed are motorcyclists who have very little protection.
Florida has more motorcyclists and more motorcycle accidents than any other state in the United States. The most dangerous situation occurs when motorcyclists meet motor vehicle drivers who are making left-hand turns.
Frontal airbags have saved 50,457 lives between 1987 and 2017. If airbags fail to perform as intended, the manufacturer, installer, and/or mechanic may be held responsible in a personal injury lawsuit.
Going off to college for the first time is a dream of many SW Florida young adults. It is the time when they experience living away from home, broadening their minds, and making their own decisions. However, accidents do occur on campus for which the college or university may be held liable.
Gathering evidence to support a Florida personal injury case is important to the potential outcome. If you or a loved one is injured because of the negligence of another person or entity, having credible witness statements are often a significant part of a personal injury lawsuit.