Auto Accidents

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Posted: May 09, 2022
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. This coincides with the beginning of what is traditionally the riding season in the U.S. However, the amazing weather we enjoy year-round allows residents and visitors of Florida to ride at any time. Nonetheless, taking time this month to reassess your… Read Full Post
Posted: April 12, 2022
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. How distracted are you? Distraction is a broad term that encompasses anything that is not directly related to the task of driving. The three primary types of distracted driving are: Visual. This includes reading, looking at signs, rubbernecking, and… Read Full Post
Posted: February 10, 2022
According to the National Highway Travel Safety Administration, occurrences of drunk driving are 22% higher on Super Bowl Sunday than on any other Sunday of the year. Some of these drivers are pulled over before they have a chance to injure others, but Super Bowl Sunday also sees an increase in… Read Full Post
Posted: January 12, 2022
You’ve likely heard that there is a shortage of skilled truck drivers in the United States. Trucking can be a lucrative career, but for many, the cost of purchasing and maintaining a cab and the uncertainty of “pay-by-the-load” contracts has made it an unenticing option, even for those who have… Read Full Post
Posted: November 10, 2021
53.4 million people will travel for Thanksgiving this year according to AAA’s forecast. This marks a 13% increase over 2020 and finds travel for the holiday within 5% of pre-pandemic levels – when traffic was increasing year over year. According to AAA, 48.3 million people will travel by car to… Read Full Post
Posted: October 14, 2021
National Teen Driver Safety Week is October 17th – 23rd, marking a great time for parents to have an honest conversation with their teen drivers about staying safe on the road. Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death for teens, led by things including alcohol use, inconsistent… Read Full Post
Posted: August 23, 2021
As Labor Day approaches, many people will be making the most of what’s remaining of summer vacation, heading to the beach or visiting nearby attractions to squeeze as much fun as possible out of these final days of summer. As traffic increases, it is important to remember your role in creating it… Read Full Post
Posted: July 14, 2021
Beginning with Memorial Day and ending with Labor Day, the summertime months see more fatal drunk driving accidents than any other time of the year. In fact, from Late May through Early September, fatal auto accidents involving drunk or intoxicated drivers nearly doubles. Throughout the year,… Read Full Post
Posted: April 13, 2021
Distracted driving injures and kills thousands of people every year. The National Safety Council reports that an average of 700 vehicle accidents occur every day as a result of distraction. Tragically, each of these is completely avoidable. There are three types of distraction that can occur while… Read Full Post
Posted: March 10, 2021
Motorcyclists in the state of Florida are not required to wear a helmet so long as: They are over the age of 21 and They carry at least $10,000 of Medical Payment Insurance Similarly, passengers of motorcycles are not required to wear a helmet so long as they are over the age of 21. Why Wear a… Read Full Post