Woman looking in shock at high insurance rate bill
Insurance

Why Is Car Insurance so Expensive in Florida?

One of the biggest reasons why car insurance in Florida is so expensive or costly is because of the huge number of uninsured drivers. Insurance research council found more than 25% of Florida’s drivers don’t carry car insurance. Pretty scary. Many drivers purchase ‘Full Coverage’ which is just the basic

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Injured man on crutches in front of a truck
Truck Accidents

How Often Are Truck Drivers Responsible for Large Truck Accidents?

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, truck driver errors account for nearly one-third of truck/passenger vehicle accidents. Because large trucks weigh 20 to 30 times as much as passenger vehicles, when they two are involved in an accident, the results can be deadly. In 2018, more than 4,000

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Fatal car crash due to drunk driving
DUI Accidents

Are Drunk Driving Accidents Usually Fatal?

Drunk driving fatalities account for 28 percent of all traffic-related deaths in the U.S. Many drunk driving-related crashes result in devastating injuries that can disrupt the lives of those in the vehicles and their families for a lifetime. Not always, but a person dies in a drunk driving accident in

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Two cars in a t-bone accident
Car / Auto Accidents

T-bone or Rear-End Accident? Which Is Worse?

What is a T-Bone Accident? A t-bone accident happens when a vehicle crashes into the side of another vehicle forming the shape of a ‘T’. This type of accident is also known as a broadside or side-impact collision. What Are the Most Common Causes of Side-Impact Collisions? T-bones usually happen

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Gasparilla Scooter Accident Injury Lawyer Tampa
Pedestrian & Bicycle Accidents

Can I Get a Scooter This Weekend for Gasparilla?

With Gasparilla this weekend, it’s not just pirates invading the streets of Tampa Bay; motorized scooters for rent have popped up all over the Tampa Bay area over the last year. These aren’t just your average razor scooters like the one you had in 7th grade. No, these are electric

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Two motorcycles collided and lay damaged on the road
Motorcycle Accidents

Are Motorcycle Accidents Different?

Recently, one person was killed and four people were taken to the hospital following an accident on I‑75 South. The crash involved a semi and five motorcycles. Troopers said the five motorcycles were in the outside lane and the semi was in the center lane when one of the motorcyclists

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Tractor Trailer Florida Truck Crash Accident
Truck Accidents

Are Tractor-Trailer Accidents Worse That Regular Accidents?

Tractor-Trailer Accidents are some of the worst accidents on the road. All too often, victims of tractor-trailer accidents are left with catastrophic or even fatal injuries. Recently, two people were killed, and six people were injured in a fiery I-75 crash in New Tampa. The driver of a tractor-trailer and

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Pot Weed Cannabis DUI Driving Under Influence Lawyer
DUI Accidents

Are DUIs in Pot-Legal States Increasing?

States are struggling with the rise in cases of individuals driving stoned. There is not a National definition for marijuana-impaired driving and Law enforcement lacks tools to catch people driving high. Have the number of DUIs increased as a result of legalized marijuana? Car crashes in the first three states

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Most Common Rear-End Collision Accident Lawyer Tampa
Car / Auto Accidents

What Are the Most Common Injuries In Rear-End Collisions?

Rear-end accidents often take victims by surprise, throwing them backward and forward. This happens suddenly as they sit at a stoplight or while coming to a stop in traffic. There are several common serious injuries that can sometimes develop over time. The five most common injuries sustained in a rear-end

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An overturned car in a rollover accident.
Car / Auto Accidents

Are Rollover Accident Deaths on the Rise?

Rollover Auto Accidents increased in frequency from 2015 to 2016, the percentage of fatalities in multi-vehicle rollovers increased the most at 9.1%. However, the number increase for this crash type (an additional 130 fatalities) is a small increase compared to the other crash types causing fatalities. Seat belts make the

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