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Fall Prevention Tips That Could Save Your Life

Fall Prevention Tips That Could Save Your Life Falls are a common occurrence, especially as a person ages and experiences a variety of physical changes and health issues. For individuals over the age of 65, falls are one of the leading causes of death and serious injury. Falls result in more than 2.8 million injuries …

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Distracted Driving Q & A’s

Can I be pulled over for using my cell phone while driving in Florida? Technically, no.  Florida is only one of five states in the nation that does not allow law enforcement to pull over a driver for only texting and driving. Texting while driving is considered a secondary offense, meaning Florida law enforcement first …

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How to Recognize Delayed Injury Symptoms Following a Car Accident

Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye, and they are traumatic for anyone involved. After being involved in a car accident, your body almost automatically goes into “fight or flight” mode, where you are running on adrenaline. It comes as no surprise that, because of the way our bodies react in the event …

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Florida Legislature Considers Banning ALL Forms of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving continues to be a problem nationwide, and Florida is reported as the second worst state in the nation when it comes to distracted driving crashes.  According to state statistics, between the years 2013 and 2017, the number of accidents caused by distracted driving went up by 33 percent. In 2017 alone, 6,972 distracted …

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Commercial Truck Accidents Increasing at an Alarming Rate Nationwide

As more commercial trucks are on the road and traveling more miles than ever before, the number of accidents involving these commercial trucks has increased as well. Trucks move roughly 71% of the nation’s freight by weight, according to the American Trucking Associations. In fact, there are more than 500,000 trucking companies in the United …

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Florida Leads Nation in Deadly Crashes Involving Drivers Over 65

Florida is often known for its population of retired residents over the age of 65. Many of them live here full time while others are “snowbirds” who visit our state for a few months out of the year.  A great number of these retired individuals are on the roads, and while many of them are …

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Orlando Auto Justice Attorney Michael T. Gibson Receives the Preeminent AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell for 2019

Orlando, FL – Auto Justice Attorney, Michael T. Gibson of the Orlando-based personal injury law firm of Michael T. Gibson, P.A. has received the preeminent AV rating for 2019 from Martindale-Hubbell, joining a select group of lawyers recognized for their legal ability and professional ethical standards. In addition, he has earned the “Gold” Client Champion …

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Florida Ranked as the Deadliest State for Pedestrians

When it comes to pedestrian safety, Florida is considered the deadliest of all 50 states. A recent study done by Smart Growth America and National Complete Streets Coalition, titled “Dangerous by Design” ranked the Sunshine State as the most dangerous when it comes to car accidents involving pedestrian fatalities. According to the study, there were …

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Tips for Reducing Car Accidents in Florida

Florida has always been considered a dangerous place to drive, especially in specific counties in the Sunshine State. It is estimated that more than 200,000 accidents are reported every year in Florida. When it comes to pedestrian accidents, Florida has the third-highest percentage of accidents reported. With numbers this high, it leads one to ask: …

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Florida Falls Behind When It Comes to Road Safety Laws

When it comes to road safety, the State of Florida has fallen behind in terms of legal protections. This information comes from a recent report from the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety. The attorneys at the law firm of Michael T. Gibson, P.A. take safety seriously and fight hard on behalf of its clients …

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New Legislation Banning Texting While Driving to Be Considered in 2019

Distracted driving remains a problem nationwide, but for drivers in Florida, the issue of distracted driving is an even more serious one.

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Orange County Reported as the Most Dangerous Place in Florida for Distracted Driving

Throughout the State of Florida, distracted driving remains a problem- but one county in particular  stands out amongst the rest: Orange County.

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