Category: Automobile Accidents
A Fort Myers car accident lawyer reminds drivers of the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles’ (FLHSMV’s) warning to drive in the right lane and pass in the left lane.
A Fort Myers car accident attorney at Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. is sharing a road trip checklist to assist travelers in making their plans for a safe holiday season.
Parents and guardians play an important role in teen drivers’ lives. They are role models for young drivers, and many teens mimic the actions, or inactions, of their parents and guardians.
A Fort Myers car accident attorney at Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. wants to remind all drivers to comply with Florida’s Move Over Law. There were approximately 182 crashes and over 20,000 citations issued to non-complying drivers in 2019.
In Florida and across the United States, motor vehicle accidents involving cars, trucks, pedestrians, etc. are among the most common types of personal injury scenarios that harmed individuals and their families face year after year.
The holiday season is usually the busiest season for shopping areas and parking may become more difficult. There is also less daylight during this time and some parking areas can be poorly lit. All of these factors make holiday shopping prone to more parking lot accidents.
According to the Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Department, there is an average of 650 accidents each day in Florida. In 2017, U.S. News & World Report said Florida ranked 3rd in U.S. fatalities.
Did you know that Florida has one of the worst records for car accidents caused by distracted driving? Although drivers can take some precautions to lower their risk of injury or death, there are no precautions to truly protect ourselves from other drivers who choose to use their phones while driving.
A Fort Myers car accident attorney says a victim has rights if he/she is injured in an accident while a passenger in an Uber or Lyft rideshare vehicle.
Vehicle fires can cause thermal burns that result from external heat sources, including hot metal, steam or scalding liquids, and can cause deep tissue damage. Recovery from these burns may bring years of treatment and prevent victims from working.