Police say a woman was hit by a car after she stepped out in front of a car near Helen Ellis Hospital on Alternate 19 in Tarpon Springs, Florida this morning. She has life threatening injuries and is at Bayfront Medical Center. This is a reminder of how dangerous it is to walk on the.
Motorcycles can be dangerous. Sadly, another Florida motorcyclist has died after being involved in a motorcycle accident this morning. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, shortly before 4:00 a.m. today, Paul Gatta was riding his motorcycle with a passenger, Angela Maria Fattausso, when he drove onto the shoulder of the road and lost control of his motorcycle. .
The train operator was apparently text-messaging just before the recent horrible crash that killed and seriously injured several people. The semi-truck driver that smashed into the school bus killing a student admits to being on the cell phone before the crash. Text-messaging while driving kills. You simply should not be doing it. Governor Schwarzenegger signed.
He was just doing his job placing signs on the shoulder of the road in Lakeland, Florida to get ready for roadwork when he was hit by a car and killed. Now, Felipe Felix’s family is left without him. This is a sad case. You would think that workers’ compensation would take care of the.
Too many Florida workers are injured in a workers’ compensation injury that prevents them from returning to their line of work. There is an opportunity–albeit a small opportunity–to get retrained in a different profession after reaching MMI from your workers’ comp injury. The Florida Department of Education oversees the retraining program. The injured worker must.
A mother and two children were injured recently in a car accident near Westfield Commons Shopping Center. Margarita Hall was broadsided by a 1998 Jeep Cherokee when she was turning to turn left off Main Street towards the Shopping Center. The mother and her 13-year-old son suffered non-life-threatening injuries. However, a 13-year twin sister was.
The Florida First District Court of Appeals recently decided a case that will have dramatic impact on injured workers who are being paid “under the table.” In Fast Track Framing v. Marando Homes, the Court found that if an injured worker is paid cash and does not report those wages to the IRS as taxable.
Although it happened in Wisconsin, it can happen anywhere. A truck driver fell asleep while driving his semitrailer and began to driver off the interstate’s shoulder. When he swerved back onto the road, the semi-truck flipped. Moments later, a bus carrying a high school back smashed into the overturned semitrailer, killing five people. All car.
I will be the first to tell you that I don’t agree with a lot of positions that Mercury Insurance Company take on my cases against them after my client is injured in a car accident caused by one of their insured. However, I must admit that I agree with Mercury Insurance Group’s recently released tips.
I drive it everyday and am amazed at some of the dare-deviling acts people do to make a left turn into a shopping center, car lot, or restaurant on U.S. Highway 19 in Clearwater. Some barely avoid a car accident. Other cause car accidents. This will be coming to an end shortly. According to Bay.
With the Fourth of July weekend approaching, it is important that you know that statistically, July 3rd and July 4th are the two most dangerous days to drive. More deadly car accidents happen on these two days than any other days of the year. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety reports that 40% more car.
Be careful this Thanksgiving holiday on Florida roads. More than 500 people are expected to be killed and another 29,000 people hurt in automobile accidents this Thanksgiving weekend, says the National Safety Council. One of the reasons for the increased chances of an automobile accident is the fact that the night before Thanksgiving is one.