Tag Archives: personal injury attorneys Fort Myers

Truck Accidents Because of their enormous size and weight, trucks can be damaging or deadly when they are involved in a collision. Currently there are over 15.5 million trucks in the United States. Thirteen percent of these are semis, big rigs, 18-wheelers, and tractor trailers. According to thetruckersreport.com, the legal weight for an 18 wheeler […]

Big Rigs and Older Drivers  From warehouse to trucks, from the roads to the stores, our nation relies on the commercial trucking industry to transport goods across all areas of the U.S.  According to the ATA, or the American Trucking Association,  over 80% of all freight which is transported in the U.S. each year is […]

Dangerous Roads and Pedestrian Safety Pedestrian safety concerns have been a common topic in the news lately,  since the release of the new report  Dangerous by Design 2016 from Smart Growth America.  The Dangerous by Designs report looked at the largest metro areas and cities across the country and ranked them based on their PDI, […]

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 […]

Takata Airbag Recall is on the Rise Takata, one of the largest airbag makers in the world, has been recalling  vehicles due to faulty airbag inflators.  These airbags can deploy with such excessive force which can blow apart the metal inflator and send metal shrapnel into the face and body.  Takata airbag inflators have been […]

Medical Errors Recently Fox 4 Now reported on disturbing medical malpractice occurrences within our medical community here in Florida. According to the news report, Judy Wood from Lakeland will probably never walk again. She was permanently disabled when a Lakeland doctor allegedly improperly placed a stent in her main artery. A civil trial agreed with […]

Drive Safety Work Week Every year in October, the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety, or NETS, hosts a Drive Safety Work Week Campaign. During this week NETS encourages organizations to help their employees to focus on driving safely.  This year the Drive Safety Work Week will be in full swing during the week of October […]

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 […]

Car Seat Safety Mother’s Day is a day in which we celebrate and honor our mothers and motherhood.  Whether you are a first time Mom or a veteran, keeping your child safe while riding in a vehicle is top priority.  According to the Department of Motor Vehicles, Florida Child Car Seat Safety Laws, “It is […]

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 […]

  • 1
  • 2