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Defensive Driving: Tips to Prevent an Accident

Florida is well-known for having dangerous roadways. In fact, according to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles , there were 395,532 accidents on Florida roads in 2016. With its expanding population, numerous highways, and many rural and city roads, there are innumerable opportunities for Florida drivers to be involved in a collision. One of the best ways to prevent yourself from being in a car wreck is to practice defensive driving skills. Keep Your Hand on the Wheel When...

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Child Trespassers and Your Responsibilities

Children are inquisitive by nature which can lead them to explore places which may present a danger to them. A child may sneak into a neighbor’s pool without their knowledge and end up being at risk because they are not a strong swimmer or the water has just been chemically treated and is not safe their skin and eyes. While it is inevitable that kids will be curious, it is essential to understand the legal concepts pertaining to child trespassers and your responsibilities. What is a Trespa...

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Motorcycle Accidents

As recently as 2017 Florida was reported to lead the nation in motorcycle fatalities . As a destination for biker events such as Biketoberfest, there are times during the year when Florida road will be filled with motorcyclists. However, even without the draw of a popular event, Florida roads have thousands of motorcyclists on them every day. While there are more car drivers than motorcyclists on the road, this group accounts a high number of serious motor vehicle accidents in the state. How doe...

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What to do After You Slip and Fall

You never know when you could be involved in a slip and fall accident. These types of accidents can happen in everyday places such as shopping malls or grocery stores or even in someone else's home. In some cases, a significant fall can result in severe injuries and may be the result of another's negligence. Here are some actions to take after a slip and fall: Get Medical Attention It is important to seek appropriate medical attention following an accident where you sustain an injury. If you hav...

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Ways to Avoid Tractor-Trailer Accidents

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration , each year, thousands of large commercial trucks are involved in motor vehicle accidents. A collision between an ordinary automobile and large tractor-trailer could result in the smaller vehicle and its driver and passengers sustaining severe and potentially fatal injuries. With more and more tractor-trailers sharing Florida roads, it is vital that today's driver take action to remain safe. Here are some ways to avoid tractor-trailer ...

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