CHARLOTTE – Florida highway patrol announced a man has died in a motorcycle accident in Port Charlotte Monday evening. The accident began as a 59-year-old man from North Port was driving a pickup truck south on US 41 (Tamiami Trail) in the left turn lane just south of Veterans Boulevard. At the same time, a 36-year-old man from Port Charlotte was driving a motorcycle northbound on US 41 approaching the intersection with Veterans Boulevard and…
Your evidence is the very foundation of any Florida personal injury case. Whether you’re dealing with a defective product, a car accident, or a slip and fall personal injury accident, the evidence you build and collect will make or break the success of your settlement case. Collecting as much evidence as possible at the scene of the accident is important, but your evidence collection process doesn’t simply stop there. With the help of your Florida…
MANATEE COUNTY – Florida Highway Patrol reported a serious injury and fatality resulting from a car accident in Palmetto Sunday night. The accident happened as a 37-year-old man from Bradenton was driving a sport utility vehicle eastbound on 27th Street East closing on the intersection with 4th Avenue East. At the same time, a 60-year-old woman from Palmetto was driving a sedan heading south on 4th Avenue East with a 64-year-old male passenger also from…
After you are in an accident and there is damage to your property and/or you’ve been injured, you will need to inform your insurance company. The other driver will have to inform their insurance company as well. Once the insurance companies are notified of the accident and the potential damages, they will have you speak with an insurance adjuster. It is very critical that you are careful when speaking to an insurance adjuster after an…
Fiat Chrysler announced in August that they were recalling over 186,000 Ram pickup trucks over a hazard with their floor mats. The recall covers vehicles manufactured in 2019 and 2020 with factory installed mats in the United States. The recall also includes 46,000 mats that were sold after purchase. Though they have stated that less than 1% of the recalled vehicles have the issue, but Ram pickup truck owners should still respond to…
One of the biggest things that we recommend after an accident is to always keep in mind the insurance companies are not your friend. The agents and adjusters you speak to may be the kindest people in the world, but they have one job. That job is to protect the financial interests of the insurance company. Paying out claims is not in their best financial interest because it costs them money. So if you’ve been…
Getting into a car accident can be financially crippling. This is especially true if you’ve suffered from a major injury following a traffic collision. To avoid heavy financial burdens, it’s crucial that you have sufficient car insurance to cover medical expenses as well as car repairs. However, your insurance provider may not compensate you for the full amount your policy entitles you to. They can take certain factors into consideration that would reduce your insurance…
FORT MYERS – Florida Highway Patrol announced two people have died and one person was in serious condition after a car accident on Palm Beach Boulevard Monday evening. The crash happened as a pickup truck driven by a 74-year-old woman from Fort Myers with a 73-year-old male passenger was stopped at a driveway located at  11161 Palm Beach Boulevard in Fort Myers, intending on making a left turn from the drive, onto westbound Palm Beach…
MYAKKA CITY – Florida Highway Patrol reported a woman has died and a man is in serious condition after a head-on crash on State Road 70 in Myakka City Friday evening. The car accident took place as a 79-year-old woman from Jackson Mississippi was driving a car eastbound on SR 70 east of the intersection with Mobley Pond Lane. At the same time, a 38-year-old man from Parrish Florida was driving a pickup truck heading…
If you’ve suffered from a major injury as a result of a traffic accident in Florida, it can be a harrowing time even without the worry of suing for compensation. Unfortunately, there are some cases wherein you would need to actively protect yourself from getting less than your due. To help you focus on your recovery and relieve yourself from any additional stress, it would be a good idea to get a personal injury lawyer…