Review Teams Could Prevent Nursing Home Neglect Fatalities in Florida

Whenever abuse or neglect is suspected after the death of a child, a team of professionals is called in to determine if that child’s death could’ve been prevented. This has been the standard in Florida for over 20 years. Yet, when a senior dies in a nursing home, and abuse or neglect is suspected, there …

Florida Study Shows that Distracted Driving Laws Save Motorcyclists’ Lives

Every year, distracted driving kills more than 3,400 people. Sadly, a majority of these fatalities are caused by drivers using their cellphones while driving. Just how many people use handheld devices while driving? In 2016, 481,000 passenger vehicles were driven by people using a handheld cell phone each day. Sadly, many of those fatalities were …

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Florida Drivers Are Some of the Most Aggressive Drivers In The Country

Florida is known for its beautiful sandy beaches, perfect year round weather, and laid back lifestyle. It is not known, however, for good driving. In fact, the Sunshine State ranked 13th on Bankrate.com’s Worst States for Drivers due to their unsafe driving conditions and quality of driving. When surveyed, Florida drivers feared aggressive drivers the …

Could Trucking Accidents be Reduced with Electronic Logging Devices

Could Trucking Accidents be Reduced with Electronic Logging Devices?

A year ago, Electronic Logging Devices became federally mandated in every commercial trucking vehicle. Unlike paper logs, these electronic devices keep perfect track of how long truck drivers operate behind the wheel. This prevents unscrupulous trucking companies and drivers from altering the written log books and violating federal law. Currently, the law mandates that drivers …