Each year, there are over 5 million car accidents around the country, and these numbers are only growing. Distracted driving, dangerous roads, and unsafe driving conditions all make for an increase in accidents each and every year. Accidents don’t just cause vehicle damage; these accidents can cause serious injuries. If you’ve been injured in an accident, it’s time to find help from a dedicated personal injury lawyer in Miami and South Florida. At Shaked Law, we’re here to help with car accident cases in Miami.
How do I get the most compensation for my car accident?
At Shaked Law, we know that monetary settlements for car accident cases in Miami can go a long way. While payments...
Florida’s sunshine makes it a popular state for motorcyclists. However, because there are so many motorcyclists in our state, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that we also have the most motorcycle fatalities in the nation. Although motorcyclists account for only seven percent of Florida motorists, 19 percent of all fatal accidents involve a motorcycle.
The best way to ensure safety is through effective prevention. Here is a list of motorcycle safety tips. By increasing your visibility, you can significantly decrease a potential accident with another vehicle.
Keep these tips in mind:
Use reflective tape. Reflective tape is a simple and...
Motorcycles are fun. In fact, in Florida alone, there are over 558,000 registered motorcycles. With sweeping highways and warm weather, it should come as no surprise that the number of motorcyclists in Florida has continued to slowly increase over the past few decades.
However, as you may be aware, there are significant risks involved with motorcycle riding. In particular, the rates of accidents and deaths are significantly higher than with vehicles. It is more than an order of magnitude greater as motorcyclists are 26 times more likely to die in a car crash than as passengers in a car.
In fact, Florida has the highest rates of motorcycle crashes in the country. Motorcyclists...
Motorcycle DUI Penalties are a very important subject that intimately concerns many riders. Since we are in the midst of riding season, it is important to understand that the penalties for DUI/DQU are getting harsher and more expensive every year across the nation.
The generally accepted legal limit of .08 blood alcohol content means that just two beers (or drinks) in rapid succession will put us close to the limit, especially if not ingested with food.
Also, bear in mind that two beers can often lead to much more, and that’s where we start getting into trouble with control with control of the bike, slowed reaction time, and bad decision making.
So, not only do the penalties...
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