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truck parking crisis
30 Jun 2023

Do you know there’s a truck parking crisis in the U.S.?

Imagine you’re driving to a job interview. You want to make a good impression, so you leave your home in plenty of time. But once you arrive, the parking lot is packed. You keep looking and looking but no one’s leaving. The nearest lot is…
gas station heroin
17 May 2023

The rise and looming fall of gas station heroin

Walking up to the counter at your local 7-Eleven, you might notice an array of supplements and boosters, small bottles of pills or liquid promising strength for your workout, stamina in the bedroom, or energy for a long drive. In this seemingly-innocuous…
amusement park safety
17 May 2023

The reality of carnival and amusement park safety in Florida

In Florida, year-round nice weather means year-round fun at amusement parks and carnivals. One of the biggest concerns for many people is safety in amusement park rides, especially after recent news stories about fatal accidents. When the…
who is responsible if a student driver crashes
17 May 2023

Who is responsible for a student driver crash?

Learning to drive is a major milestone in a young person's life, but with newfound freedom comes responsibility. Student drivers have to learn the rules of the road, be aware of their surroundings, and make smart decisions all at once. But…
selling medical data to third parties
17 May 2023

Lawsuits accuse hospitals of selling medical data to third parties

Data is one of the planet’s most valuable commodities. The healthcare industry, which generates vast amounts of personal and medical information, is a prime target for data brokers and other third parties seeking to monetize this information. Lawsuits…
social media and personal injury claims
17 May 2023

Social media mistakes personal injury plaintiffs should avoid

Social media is a potential minefield for personal injury plaintiffs – without taking precautions, insurance companies could “stalk” your pages, looking for ways to deny your claim. Social media and personal injury claims simply don’t…
florida motorcycle laws
15 May 2023

Essential Florida motorcycle laws: Avoid tickets, avoid collisions

Whether you’re visiting the Sunshine State for Daytona Bike Week or looking for a more fuel-efficient way to commute to work, motorcycle riding is popular year-round in Florida. Staying safe while you ride is important since a motorcyclist…
long-term effects of multiple concussions
15 May 2023

Long-term effects of multiple concussions

The majority of people who suffer one mild to moderate concussion often heal within three months, but not everyone is so fortunate. Approximately 30% of people with concussions have lingering symptoms and the risk of long-term complications…
how does driving record affect insurance
15 May 2023

How a driving record could affect an insurance settlement

\\Insurance companies employ different tricks to minimize the value of a car accident settlement, including intimidating or pressuring the injured person (the plaintiff) into settling quickly. Implying that your driving record will prevent you…
catalytic converter theft
12 May 2023

9 vehicles most at risk for catalytic converter theft

Catalytic converter theft has been on the rise in recent years, and owners of some vehicles might be bigger targets. Learning how to protect your vehicle, especially if it’s one on the list of popular targets, can help reduce your chances…
12 May 2023

U.S. company creates bulletproof shelters for classrooms

Mass shootings aren't just getting more common, they're also getting deadlier, and it appears that schools have become a more frequent target of these attacks. Is it time for a more drastic approach to protecting children? Many people worry…
florida tort reform bill
12 May 2023

Florida’s new tort reform bill: What you need to know

In March 2023, Florida enacted sweeping tort reform laws. If you’re looking to file a claim for damages with the assistance of a Florida personal injury lawyer about a suit for damages, be prepared for some serious changes that may affect…