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What Are the Symptoms of Whiplash?

What Are the Symptoms of Whiplash?

Were you recently involved in some kind of forceful impact or physical altercation? Have you suffered neck or shoulder pain ever since? If so, you may...

Punitive Damages in Texting and Driving Accident Cases

Punitive Damages in Texting and Driving Accident Cases

Florida banned texting and driving in July 2019. Under the new statute, the violation is considered a primary offense, which means officers can pull o...

Damages in Florida Texting and Driving Accident Cases

Damages in Florida Texting and Driving Accident Cases

Thousands of people are killed by distracted drivers every single year. Those who are fortunate enough to survive these accidents often sustain seriou...

5 Shocking Texting and Driving Statistics

5 Shocking Texting and Driving Statistics

Despite the fact that texting and driving is prohibited in 48 states, it remains a common problem around the country. At any given time of day, nearly...

3 FAQs About Texting While Driving Car Accident Claims

3 FAQs About Texting While Driving Car Accident Claims

Florida’s legislative crackdown on texting while driving has helped to raise awareness about this deadly epidemic. More than 50,000 accidents in 201...

Texting & Driving Laws in Florida: 3 Facts You Should Know

Texting & Driving Laws in Florida: 3 Facts You Should Know

It’s no secret that using a cellphone behind the wheel increases the risk of crashing, yet millions of drivers still make a habit of out sending and...

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT DO’S AND DON’T’S

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT DO’S AND DON’T’S

In late October 2017, the U.S. Department of Transportation released the 2016 motor vehicle crash statistics collected by the National Highway Traffic...

Motor Vehicle Insurance Basics

Motor Vehicle Insurance Basics

According to the Insurance Research Council’s (IRC) 2015 motor vehicle statistics, one in every eight drivers on the nation’s roads is uninsured. ...

What to Do Immediately After a Hit and Run

What to Do Immediately After a Hit and Run

Being the victim of a hit and run accident can be emotionally, physically, and financially devastating. Many victims are confused about how to seek ou...

How to Avoid an Auto Accident on Your Labor Day Road Trip

How to Avoid an Auto Accident on Your Labor Day Road Trip

Labor Day weekend is a popular time for a family road trip. While roads trips can be exciting for the whole family, they can also be stressful when hi...

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