Blog Posts in 2013

New Law Bans Texting While Driving In Florida

On Tuesday, October 1, 2013, a new law went into effect in Florida which bans texting while driving in Florida. Florida Statute §316.305, entitled wireless communications devices; prohibition or ...
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Case Law Update On Exculpatory Clauses

Action against state university Athletics Association by parents of university football player who collapsed and died during football practice after participating in a series of conditioning drills. ...
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10 Worst Insurance Companies

Insurance Industry Employs Delay, Deny, Defend Strategy And Puts Profits Over Its Policyholders Think "you're in good hands" with Allstate? Not so, according to an in-depth investigation ...
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65 Year Old Motorcyclist Dies From Wickham Road Accident

According to the Florida Today newspaper, a motorcyclist traveling northbound on Wickham Road in Melbourne, Florida was killed on impact Thursday morning, July 11, 2013 after being struck by a ...
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Bicycle Accident Kills Bicyclist In Melbourne

According to the Florida Today newspaper, a Melbourne man on a bicycle was killed after a collision with a Florida Power and Light (FPL) bucket truck on Monday, March 4, 2013. The bicycle accident ...
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Anger Contributes To Half Of All Car Accidents

Road rage is a factor in nearly half of all car accidents and the most irritating drivers are those who cut in and weave in and out of traffic, according to a new study. Researchers from the Center ...
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Insurance Company Secret #3 - Subsequent Remedial Measures

Florida Rule of Evidence 90.407 provides that: "Evidence of measures taken after an injury or harm caused by an event, which measures if taken before the event would have made the injury or harm ...
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