Category: Automobile Accidents
Everyone knows that a red traffic light means for vehicles to stop. Even so, some drivers do not stop, and the results can be disastrous.
If you are injured in a vehicle accident, you may be able to receive compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and related expenses from either your vehicle insurance company or the other driver’s insurance company, depending on who was at fault.
If you are involved in an accident in Florida, there are things you should not do following a vehicle accident.
As we are now entering Florida's rainy season, having safe tires is even more important.
Current Florida law allows ride-share companies to function with a vague gap in their insurance plan. This gap does not cover people injured by ride-share drivers unless they are patrons in the vehicle. New ride-share company regulations take effect in Florida July 1, 2017.
It may seem that the passage of a textalyzer bill would be accepted. However, privacy advocates have already challenged them in court.
The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety (AAA) urged the Federal administration on May 2, 2017 to "focus on the infrastructure package on deteriorating roadways" as simple road improvements may not be enough to reduce fatalities.
Florida is home to some of the most dangerous roads in the nation. Studies based on national traffic data show seven Florida highways and interstates ranked in the top 10 lists of dangerous roads.
An April 22, 2017 Arkansas news story reported on Fox2 Now and carried nationally showed an EMT being a Good Samaritan when a 4-year-old girl fell out of the back of a church bus into the middle of a heavily trafficked road. A dash camera caught the heroic action. This story reminds us of the importance of Good Samaritan laws.
As everyone knows, being in a vehicle accident is a traumatic event. When the initial shock wears off, victims are confronted with many issues such as medical problems, repairs, insurance companies, police reports and maybe even traffic court. Common sense may say that seeking medical advice from a physician should be done to get checked out and make sure there are no injuries.