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Safety on the Road with Older Drivers

Feb. 11th, 2016   /   ,

In one of our recent Facebook posts, we asked our community if they thought that drivers over a certain age should be re-tested in order to keep their driver’s licenses. As the responses came pouring in, the general consensus was that re-testing is a must, especially in a state with as many retirees as our…

Hoverboard Risks – Fire and Falling

Jan. 29th, 2016   /   , ,

Many of you have heard of Hoverboards as they became very popular last year especially around the holiday gift giving season. They seem innocent enough almost like a skateboard in how one uses it. But there is a BIG difference….a skateboard is powered by humans while the Hoverboard is powered with electricity. Also, on a…

Beware of wrong way driving

Jan. 14th, 2016   /   ,

On December 30, 2015, a twenty-three year old woman entered I-95 northbound in Miami Gardens while heading in the wrong direction. Shortly after, she collided head on with another vehicle killing its four passengers and also killing herself. Unfortunately, this type of accident is not a rare occurrence in Florida. A study published by the…

2016 – Auto Crash – No Impact – Large Settlement

Jan. 8th, 2016   /   ,

The title to this article rings true for one of our clients who recently received a $100,000.00 settlement (full policy limits) when a man made a wide U-Turn, cutting our client off and forcing her to run off the road into a cement wall. Initially, the insurance company representing the other driver aggressively defended the…

Computer Technology Tips

Jan. 6th, 2016   /   ,

Every so often we like to get off “lawyer” topics and discuss computer technology. As we all know, everything in the world is advancing. From the tools doctors use to the cars we drive, to how we use computers. In an ever-advancing technology world, it’s critical that we keep up with the technology so that…

Herniated Disk – causes and symptoms

Jan. 4th, 2016   /   ,

A herniated disc injury to your spine often occurs in an automobile accident. The stress put on the spinal column in a car collision can cause a piece of the spinal structure (called a disk) that separates your back bones or vertebrae, to move out of place. These injuries are sometimes also called slipped or…