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Uber Accidents Throughout the year many Americans depend on ride sharing or ride hailing companies to provide them a safe ride home. Since hailing a taxi cab has become a thing of the past, most people turn to their cellular devices and tap on apps like Uber and Lyft. Uber and Lyft are ride sharing […]

American Heart Month Each year thousands of people die of heart disease in the United States. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. The month of February is American Heart Month. During this month organizations such as […]

Risks of Talcum Powder Use When many people think of talcum powder they picture babies, diapers and baby powder.  Some may even recall Johnson & Johnson’s slogan, “Just a sprinkle a day helps keep odor away,” which promoted their talcum powder product Shower to Shower.  Products like these which seem safe and wholesome have been […]

Texting and Driving PSA Contest Winner Announced The law firm of Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz sponsored a Texting and Driving PSA Contest for local high school students. The contest was part of the law firm’s Put the Phone Down (http://www.putthephonedown.org/) campaign that began in 2013. The winning entry was submitted by Stefan Hustrulid, a freshman […]

April Distracted Driving Awareness Month Distracted driving is the act of driving a motor vehicle while doing another activity which takes your attention away from the road.  This type of behavior is not only dangerous for the driver and passengers of the vehicle, but it is also creates a danger to those around them such […]

Another Death linked to Faulty Takata Airbag The driver of a 2006 Ford pickup died last month in South Carolina due to another faulty Takata airbag.  This fatality brought the death total to 10, with 9 deaths occurring in the United States and one death occurring in Malaysia. Takata is one of the leading suppliers […]

Auto Accidents involving Mopeds and Scooters  The state of Florida is known as the sunshine state due to its year round tropical climate.  With the abundance of beautiful weather, the use of motorized bikes, such as mopeds and scooters, is a very popular form of transportation.  This is also a form of transportation often utilized […]

Bicycle Accidents The holiday rush is behind us and the New Year’s Resolutions will begin.  For many people, New Year’s Resolutions will include some form of exercise and fitness training.   Riding a bicycle is a great form of exercise.  It is environment friendly and can also be used as a form of transportation.  With the […]

A Christmas Gift to a Fort Myers Family When Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A. found out a Fort Myers family was having a difficult year and would be unable to provide a Christmas for their family, the Southwest Florida law firm stepped in to ensure the magic of Christmas was preserved for the […]

Toy-Related Injuries The holiday season is here and the shopping has begun.  It is the time year to start checking your naughty or nice list and to begin searching for the perfect toys for the little ones.  Toys are supposed to be fun to use and should provide education and enjoyment for the children using […]