New Year’s Eve! Time to celebrate! Sadly, also a time for serious car accidents because of drunk drivers. Two ways to get you and your car home safely without the risk of a car accident or DUI charges are AAA’s Tow To Go program and BeMyDD.com. AAA and Budweiser has again paired up to provide.
Being injured or having a friend or family member killed in car accident is never good timing. However, when it happens during the Christmas season, it seems to have a great impact on all involved. I am sure this is the case for two Largo families after a fatal pedestrian accident last night. According to.
Two fatal car vs. pedestrian car accidents in two days should remind all drivers and pedestrians to be more careful. This morning, according to ABC Action News, a man was hit and killed while walking in Lithia. The report states that the walker was hit by a car and killed near the intersection of Keysville.
As I often say, anyone can be involved in a car accident. Even a NFL Quarterback involved in car accident. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is the latest to add to the list. According to report, Cam Newton was transported by ambulance to a hospital after being involved in an car accident in Charlotte. This.
A Largo head-on car accident last night put four people in the hospital after a driver lost control of his vehicle, swerved into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a car, according to the . According to , Arman H. Mouradian, of Pinellas Park, was driving his vehicle east on Brian Dairy Road near Starkey.
Too many car accidents happen in the parking lots of Walmart, Target, Kohl’s, Best Buy, Kmart or the malls—especially on Black Friday (and now Thanksgiving Thursday). Taking a few extra seconds can prevent you or a loved one from being injured in a parking lot car accident or a victim of crime in the parking.
Good news of employers in the workers compensation arena in Florida – rates are going down. However, this does little for those injured in work-related accidents who need workers’ compensation benefits. According to WTSP Tampa Bay 10 News, Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty recently announced that he was approving an overall 5.2 percent rate drop.
If you are like me and drive on U.S. 19 in Clearwater/Largo, things will be different starting tonight or tomorrow morning. So, watch out for car accidents! According to the ClearwaterPatch.com, the Florida Department of Transportation has announced that southbound traffic on U.S. 19 between Whitney Road and Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard will be switched to the.
Car accident injuries are supposed to be reduced by air bags. However, according to ABC Action News, Honda has now added to the millions of vehicles being recalled because of air bag problems – problems so severe that the air bag can shoot pieces of metal into the passenger compartment. The culprit may not be.
Car accidents do not discriminate over who gets killed in them. Students, doctors, homemakers all die in car accidents each year. This week, we are reminded that star baseball players can also be killed in car accidents. On Sunday, St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras was killed in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic..
Car accidents can happen at any time of the day, but typically, when accidents happen after midnight, there is usually a story behind it. Yesterday’s St. Petersburg car accident is no different. On early Wednesday morning, around 1:50 a.m., a car crash at 15th Avenue S. and 37th Street South put Amelia Tumbling and her.
Driving in Florida already puts you at risk for being involved in a car accident. However, being involved in an automobile in a particular vehicle now could put you or your loved ones at greater risk. This is because if your Toyota is exposed to consistently high humidity (what car isn’t in Florida), there is.
Is comedian Tracey Morgan responsible for his injuries sustained in the car accident he was involved in on June 7, 2014? Wal-Mart thinks so. Morgan was severely injured in the car accident when a Wal-Mart truck crashed into his limo bus on the New Jersey Turnpike. Morgan broke a leg, his nose, and several ribs.
Florida workers’ compensation benefits can be so unfair sometimes. One situation is when a worker is killed while working. Sadly, this happened last night when a worker was killed in Tampa by a large steal beam while operating a forklift, according to the Tampa Bay Times. The man, identified as Ricardo McCalop, was apparently using.
Wrong-way drivers seem to be on the rise. One woman was killed as she drove north on the inside southbound lane of Interstate 75 near State Road 52 in Pasco County and hit a tractor-trailer. Another was a teacher who drove the wrong way on the Selmon Expressway and Interstate 75 before he was pulled.
Florida workers’ compensation can be tricky. What if you get hurt at an employer-sponsored and paid-for Halloween party, Christmas party or company picnic? Are you entitled to workers’ compensation benefits? Well, a few days ago, a workers’ compensation judge in Orlando shed some light on this subject. Here are the facts of that case: A.