When a loved one dies in any type of accident, it is devastating for those left behind, especially family members who are depending on their loved ones. Suddenly, monetary and emotional support is taken away. Survivors often do not know where to turn for assistance.
Recently, there have been a few news stories involving the tragedies of an individual walking along Colonial Boulevard, a man attempting to cross US-41 north of Evergreen Road and another man in his 40s walking on Palm Beach Boulevard. These incidents are just a few examples of victims of fatal pedestrian accidents in the Fort Myers area. Unfortunately, these types of accidents are far too common. While there are steps pedestrians can take to reduce their risk of being hit, it is becoming much...
Vision loss has a serious effect on the lives of those who experience it. Temporary or permanent vision loss is life-changing and has a tremendous impact on people’s lives. The Florida accident attorneys at Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. passionately assist accident victims with the trauma of coping with their new world.
Parents spend years protecting their children from all types of dangers. Now they are teenagers and ready to test their wings. Is your teen ready for the responsibilities inherent in having a driver’s license?
When you have a personal injury claim, mistakes can be costly. As a result, you should make sure you are relying on trustworthy information, and you need to avoid making decisions based on bad advice. Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths out there. Below, our Fort Myers injury attorney discusses five particularly dangerous myths about personal injury claims in Florida.
According to the Federal Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), approximately 1,300 cargo tank rollovers occur in the United States every year. When cargo tanks rollover, the accidents can be catastrophic for anyone near the truck and the cargo tank drivers.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) reports that over 500,000 accidents occur every year because of merges and improper lane changes. Highway exit and entry ramps are high-risk areas for motorcycles.
Sadly, rollover accidents almost always result in severe or fatal injuries. While just three percent of passenger vehicle accidents involve rollovers, these accidents account for 28 percent of all roadway fatalities, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
2021 was one of the deadliest years since 2017 for Lee County, Florida. What should you do if you have an accident?
Car accident burn injuries are common when victims are exposed to heat, toxic chemicals, or electricity in a crash. Each burn injury is different.