Top 7 Misconceptions About Personal Injury Lawyers

Top 7 Misconceptions About Personal Injury Lawyers

You got into a crash, you’re hurt, your car is wrecked – what now? Your insurance company is giving you a hard time. Call a lawyer! Oh, I don’t know a lawyer.   Injury lawyers are all the same. False. Although all injury lawyers have a law degree (presumably – lol), there are big differences…

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Do I Always Need to Report an Accident?

Do I Always Need to Report an Accident?

With more than 7 million vehicle collisions a year (as per the National Highway Traffic Administration), how often are they catastrophic? While most collisions are not as newsworthy as the accidents that are substantial or are the result of a crime, the millions of accidents that occur yearly can cause just as much injury and…

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Be Safe on the Most Dangerous Day of the Year

Be Safe on the Most Dangerous Day of the Year

While many people associate holidays like New Years and Cinco De Mayo with heavy drinking and dangerous roads, rarely do images of anything other than fireworks and backyard barbecues pop into your mind when they think of the Fourth of July. However, based on research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, July 4th Weekend…

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Hundreds Are Killed In Parking Lot Crashes Annually

Hundreds Are Killed In Parking Lot Crashes Annually

This past month, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles heavily promoted their #ShareTheRoadFl campaign, as a way to remind automobile drivers that bicyclists, motorcyclists, and commercial vehicles all have the same rights and responsibilities on the road. As successful as the campaign has been, drivers often neglect these same responsibilities in parking…

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Where is the Deadliest Highway in America?

Where is the Deadliest Highway in America?

Geotab, a global fleet management company, recently released a study outlining the 50 most dangerous highways in the United States. Of the 50 highways listed, 4 out of the top 5 highways are in Florida! Geotab analyzed ten years worth of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration raw accident data, looking specifically for road fatalities…

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Spring Cleaning – Don’t Forget Your Motorcycle

Spring Cleaning – Don’t Forget Your Motorcycle

After a long winter, many of us are itching to dust off our bikes and get back on the open road. Whether this holiday weekend marks the beginning of your biking season or you have already started enjoying motorcycle weather, make sure your bike is fully prepared with our Motorcycle Spring Cleaning Checklist. Fuel Up…

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What State Has the Most Motorcycle Deaths?

What State Has the Most Motorcycle Deaths?

A study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has revealed that the most motorcycle deaths in the country during 2015-2016, occurred in the state of Florida. According to the Governors Highway Safety Association, 4,486 motorcyclists lost their lives in the United States during the subject time period. The American Automobile Association (AAA) reports…

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Is Delray Beach Ready for Self-Driving Cars?

Is Delray Beach Ready for Self-Driving Cars?

The future is here! As you may know, yet another self-driving robo car was involved in a real-life crash. This time, it was an Uber car involved a collision on Friday, March 24 in Tempe, Arizona. According to the NY Times, the impact of the the crash caused the vehicle to roll over onto its…

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How to avoid distracted driving

No matter who you are, there may come a time when you lose focus when you’re behind the wheel of your vehicle. Unfortunately, it only takes one second for a serious accident to occur. There are steps you can take to avoid distracted driving, thus improving your safety and helping you prevent an accident. Consider…

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What is the diagnosis and treatment strategy for spinal trauma?

There are many causes of spinal trauma, such as being involved in a motor vehicle or motorcycle accident. If you have reason to believe you’ve suffered spinal trauma, it’s important to receive immediate medical attention. Upon arriving at the hospital, the medical team will order a variety of tests to help diagnose the problem. Some…

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The treatment of a broken bone

As a bicyclist, you know that falling off your bike can lead to serious injury. The same holds true if you’re struck by a motor vehicle. While you could suffer many types of injuries in a bicycle accident, fractured and broken bones are among the most common. A fractured bone must be treated without delay…

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