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The Many Ways Motorist Can Injure Motorcyclists

  It’s fun to ride motorcycles, but it has its risks, even for the most responsible riders. As the smallest vehicles on the road, motorcycles cut a low profile. Drivers of other, larger vehicles motorists often fail to see motorcyclists until it’s too late. And, in an accident, riders have no protection from impacts with …

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Different Types of Car Accidents Cause Different Injuries

We see and hear of accidents every day but we never expect to find ourselves involved in a car accident. Nothing ruins your day more than finding yourself in a car accident. It can ruin your car and it can leave you with injuries. Cars crowd central Florida roads. There are many visitors to the …

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10 Common Mistakes Made Following a Car Accident 

The summer months can be a particularly dangerous time to be on the roads in Central Florida.  Due to the increased number of tourists and teen drivers, along with road construction on I-4, the risk of being involved in an Orlando auto accident go way up during the summer months. Many times, the steps you take …

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New Florida Law Bans Handheld Use of Cell Phones in School Zones

Florida lawmakers joined the ranks of many other states in making it illegal to text and drive. Among the provisions included in this law, signed by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis during the 2019 legislative session, are provisions which make it illegal to use handheld communication devices in school zones. Lawmakers made this change to show …

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The Importance of Preserving Evidence After your Car Accident

Preserving physical evidence and properly documenting your injuries are essential to the outcome of your accident case.  This evidence provides a strong foundation for your case, helps to establish fault and show the extent of the damages you or a loved one have suffered as a result of the accident. As time passes, evidence can …

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School Bus Safety Laws in Central Florida

School is officially back in session in Central Florida, which means drivers will be sharing the road with school buses transporting children to and from school. Drivers should always be aware of their surroundings, but it is even more important when around school buses, while in school zones, near bus stops, and anywhere children may …

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Blind Spots and Truck Related Accidents

  Any experienced driver knows the challenges of blind spots. Blind spots are areas around a vehicle that the driver of that vehicle cannot see in rearview or side mirrors, or without turning his head. According to Consumer Reports, the average mid-size sedan, driven by an average height driver, has a blind spot of approximately …

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Summer Brings with It an Increase in Car Accidents

Whether you are planning a road trip with the family or driving over to the beach for the day, the risk of being injured in a car accident increases during the summer months.  In fact, more auto accidents occur during the summer months than any other time of year, according to the National Highway Traffic …

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June is National Tire Safety Month

Hot weather and under-inflated tires are a dangerous combination. In fact, it is the heat that is the ultimate enemy of tires. Some of the worst tire-related accidents are the result of under-inflated tires during the summer months. When tire tread is worn, it can cause your vehicle to respond poorly in dangerous weather conditions, …

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Summer Driving FAQ’s

Which month accounts for the greatest number of car accidents? August accounts for the greatest number of car accidents.  More traffic accidents occur in the month of August than any other month of the year. August 2 is in fact the deadliest day of the year for car crashes on U.S. roads, according to a …

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Road Safety Tips for Memorial Day Weekend Travelers

As Memorial Day approaches, safety on the road is extremely important to remember. According to the National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR), Memorial Day weekend is the most dangerous holiday when it comes to traffic accidents on the roads and highways nationwide. This increased risk is due to more drivers being on the road, tourists …

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Memorial Day Safety Tips from Michael T. Gibson, P.A.

Memorial Day weekend marks the official start of summer. While you are enjoying some fun in the sun with your family and friends or planning a weekend road trip, we have some safety tips that can help you enjoy your barbeques and Memorial Day celebrations safely. Water Safety Warm weather means taking a dip in …

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