Woman texting and driving
Need to Know

Can I Get Stopped for Texting and Driving?

New laws allow the police to stop motor vehicles and issue citations for texting and driving. It is illegal to operate a motor vehicle while manually typing or entering multiple letters, numbers or symbols into a wireless communications device to text, email, and instant message. When Did it Become Illegal

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Need to Know

What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer and Do I Need One?

Personal Injury Lawyers provide legal assistance to accident victims who have been injured by others. Personal injury victims are entitled to receive money as compensation for damages. If you or a loved one have been injured by a negligent, careless, or reckless driver you need a personal injury lawyer. Why

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Need to Know

How Do I Pay for an Injury Attorney?

How do I pay for an injury attorney? You can either pay an attorney by the hour or a contingency fee. Most injury lawyers that are established, financially secure or in a big enough firm, will front the costs on the injured party’s behalf and then deduct them once they

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Car / Auto Accidents

9 Things You Need to Do After a Car Accident

Over six million car accidents occur in the United States each year. Here is a list of 9 things you should do if you are are involved in an accident. 1. Stop. Never drive away from an accident before exchanging information or calling the police. Stop your vehicle and get

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Car / Auto Accidents

What Causes Car Accidents?

With more cars on the road, the number of traffic accidents causing fatalities and injuries continue to rise, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Because this is Florida, car accidents are one of the leading causes of injury and death. Automobile accidents occur in countless ways and the

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Insurance

Do I Need Boat Insurance in Florida?

You are not required by law to purchase boat insurance if you own or operate a vessel in Florida. Some marinas and boatyards have boat insurance requirements, and the loan company may require you to purchase a policy if you have a lien on the boat.

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