National Mesothelioma Awareness Day is right around the corner. On Sept. 26, 2020, the United States will honor the thousands of individuals and their families whose lives have been impacted by mesothelioma, a deadly cancer caused by asbestos exposure. For its part, Simmons Hanly Conroy will be hosting its 12th Annual Miles for Meso 5K Run & 3K Fun Run/Walk starting on Mesothelioma Awareness Day. This year, the Alton Miles for Meso 5K…
CHARLOTTE COUNTY – Florida Highway Patrol reported a man from North Port was struck and killed by a pickup truck equipped with a street sweeper early Thursday morning. The crash took place as a 34 year old man from North Port was walking in the outside lane of northbound Interstate 75 after 3:40 AM. As the man walked on the highway, vehicles were approaching from the south, including a pickup truck street sweeper, driven by…
Although Florida requires all vehicle owners to carry personal injury protection (PIP) insurance, 26.7% of drivers did not have insurance in 2015. This means that you have a relatively high chance of encountering an uninsured driver. If you are ever in an auto accident with an uninsured driver, do not panic. Important Reminder: Florida Is A No-Fault State It would help to remember that Florida is a no-fault state, which means that each driver is…

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