Author: Marcus Viles

Top Road Dangers That Cause Accidents Car Accidents are Dangerous, Knowing What Causes Them Can Keep You Safe Whether shuffling kids to school, running errands or going to work, driving is part of everyday life. Even though you have a clean record of safe driving, unforeseen obstacles could cause a severe car accident that could... Read More
Fort Myers Sideswipe Accident Lawyer Roughly 3,112 people in Florida were killed in car collisions during 2017, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), versus 37,133 people killed in the entire U.S. Florida’s rate of deadly traffic accidents per 100,000 population is 14.83, much higher than the overall U.S. rate of 11.40.... Read More
Facts About the Trucks We Share the Road With According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), roughly 11,000,000 commercial trucks operated on American roads in 2018. That’s a lot of trucks… and a lot of truck accidents. The FMCSA reports Florida historically has a slightly-higher-than-average fatality rate from large truck accidents, making it important for Florida... Read More
The Damages That Occur in Reckless Driving Florida Statutes defines reckless driving as “Any person who drives any vehicle in willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property,” or using a vehicle to run from any law enforcement officer. The statutes leave the definition open to the discretion of the officer, which means... Read More
Road Rage: Angry Drivers Are Dangerous Drivers Road Rage Causes Serious Situations that Can Lead to Serious Injuries Aggressive behavior on Florida’s roadways causes accidents that are often catastrophic to drivers and passengers alike, usually because these accidents tend to occur at high speeds. To prevent and punish drivers for this dangerous and careless behavior, Florida... Read More
Florida’s Motorcycle Helmet Laws Helmets Save Floridians’ Lives, Especially on Fast Motorcycles Nineteen years ago, all of Florida’s motorcyclists were required by law to wear a helmet with the aim of preventing deaths and catastrophic injuries during a Florida motorcycle accident. Citing personal freedoms, law-makers amended the Florida law, giving riders over the... Read More
Is it legal to drive in Florida while using CBD? Driving Under the Influence of CBD in Florida When it comes to substances that can affect a driver’s performance on the road, alcohol is the one that comes to mind first. After all, alcohol is responsible for over 5,000 crashes a year in the state of Florida, with hundreds... Read More
Companies Releasing Sharable Electric Scooters into Cities The Rise of Electric Scooters and How They are Creating Real Safety Concerns It’s hard to spend time in a major city now without seeing someone ride past on an electric scooter. This new form of shared transportation is more environmentally friendly option to cars. It is also a... Read More
Father’s Day: Ideas For Dad Happy Father’s Day! Father’s Day is the perfect time to show your Dad how special he is to you! What do you get for the man who has everything?  Try spending time with him and create new memories with these great suggestions: Father’s Day for the Grill Master: Buying... Read More

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The Insurance Company Says I Am At Fault For The Car Accident - What Do I Do?

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