May 1

Car Accident Shoulder Injuries — Often Overlooked

A car accident can often result in a shoulder injury. These injuries sometimes are caused by the seatbelt locking in during the automobile crash. Unfortunately, shoulder injuries are sometimes overlooked initially because the primary injury may be neck pain or back pain. By focusing on the primary injury, radiologists sometimes miss the secondary shoulder injury,.

April 4

Motorcycle Accident Caused by 100-Year-Old Driver

A motorcyclist is in critical condition after a motorcycle/automobile accident reportedly caused a 100-year-old driver. The 22-year-old motorcyclist, Timothy Soliman, was traveling south on the outside lane of US Hwy 41 on a Suzuki motorcycle when a 100-year-old driver driving a Buick Century turned left directly traveling into the path of Mr. Soliman. The front.

November 22

A Picture Can Deceive You

A car accident can result in considerable visible property damage, but it could also result in little visible property damage. However, what you see may not be correct. Attorney Lorrie Robinson and I just finished a jury trial in a rear-end car accident case where State Farm was claiming that our client could not have.

May 13

Accidents & Friday the 13th — Any Correlation?

Today is the only Friday the 13th this year. Does your chances of being involved in a car accident increase on Friday the 13th? It depends on what study you want to believe. The Dutch Centre for Insurance Statistics (CVS) on June 12, 2008, stated that “fewer accidents and reports of fire and theft occur.

April 27

Motorcycle Crash Kills Two Young Men in Ruskin

The families of a 22-year-old and 18-year-oldare mourning the death of their loved ones who were killed in a motorcycle crash last night. According to Tampabay.com, the motorcycle driver and his passenger were driving a Suzuki motorcycle eastbound along College Avenue in Ruskin when a Jeep Cherokee turned left off of Eighth Street into the.

April 23

Palm Harbor Car Accident Puts Two in Hospital

A driver wanting to turn left puts Fabian Calvo in the hospital with serious injuries from a car accident yesterday in Palm Harbor. Curt L. Ekberg was northbound on County Road 611 when he attempted a left turn onto Tarpon Lake Boulevard. Fabian Calvo was driving southbound on County Road 611 when Ekberg turned in.

April 22

How Safe Are You on an Escalator?

The following is a guest blog article by Dolan Law Offices: Many of us give little thought to the escalator we use at the mall, the airport or the convention center. Yet, there are approximately 11,000 injuries and at least 7,300 emergency room visits a year because of escalator related injuries according to the U.S..

April 21

We The Kings Helping Fight Against Texting & Driving

The Florida Legislature has a bill heading to the Senate floor making it a traffic offense to text message while driving. If the bill banning texting while driving passes the Florida legislature, and you’re caught texting and driving, you’re going to get a ticket. One band, Bradenton’s We The Kings is also trying to stop.

April 15

New Technology To Bust Tailgaters Causing Rear-End Crashes

Tailgating can be dangerous. No, I’m not talking about hanging out in the parking lot before the Bucs or Tampa Bay Rays game, I’m talking about what too many people do on the Florida roads every day. Tailgating can cause car accidents. State law allows police to ticket drivers who are two seconds or less.

March 31

FREE Program to Avoid Teenage Car Accidents

Car accidents are the number one killer of teenagers. The Hernando County Sheriff’s office is trying to prevent teen car accident by holding free teen driver challenge defensive driving and vehicle control program in April. The two-day program is designed to provide young drivers with knowledge and understanding of vehicle dynamics and human kinetics. The.

March 16

Four Motorcyclists Killed in One Car Accident

A Saturday motorcycle ride with friends ends with four being killed in a car accident. Killed in the motorcycle crash were William Barker of Stuart and his passenger, Patrice Poole of Mount Dora and John Holmes of Beverly Hills, Florida and his passenger, Patricia Beihayn of Hernando, Florida. According to the Highway Patrol, a driver.