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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Screenshot of a News story about a fatal car crash at Fletcher Avenue in Tampa
Car / Auto Accidents

Florida Auto Accident Statistics

How many auto accidents were there in Florida? Each year, Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles compiles a Traffic Crash Statistics Report. The most recent report was issued in October 2016 and it records the 2015 Traffic Crash Statistics. Although the statistics decreased from the previous year, the

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Personal Injury

How Much Is a Personal Injury Case Worth?

If you or a loved one have been injured in a car accident, slip and fall, or any other kind of injury, you probably want to know what the case is really worth. The answer is simple, damages! What Are Damages? Medical Bills Property Damage Pain and Suffering Inability to

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Man drinking a beer while driving
DUI Accidents

Should I Hire an Attorney After Being Injured by a Drunk Driver?

According to the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility, there were 839 alcohol-impaired driving fatalities in Florida in 2017. Intoxicated drivers remain the biggest cause of traffic fatalities both in Florida and the U.S. Nearly 11,000 people, about one-third of the nation’s 37,000-plus traffic fatalities, died in 2016 and 2017 due

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