Category Archives: Personal Injury

Pedestrian Killed in Immokalee Road Rollover Crash

A crash on Immokalee road took the life of a pedestrian on Friday afternoon. The victim, 54-year-old Luiz Diez, was struck by an out-of-control truck in North Naples. According to NBC Channel Two News, the truck struck another vehicle before … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right Personal Injury Lawyer

Unfortunately, people who need personal injury lawyers rarely have plenty of spare time to devote to searching for a great personal injury attorney. You or a loved one has likely been injured in a car accident, in the workplace or … Continue reading

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New Research Shows the Dangers of Plastic Gas Cans

NBC News Investigations recently reported on the dangers of those red plastic gas cans. Gas explosions and burn injuries of any kind can be incredibly devastating for victims. Surviving victims often face painful rehabilitation, multiple reconstructive surgeries, skin grafting and … Continue reading

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Car Seats- What You Need to Know

Roadway safety for children is a top concern for most parents in Southwest Florida and across the nation. Unfortunately, car crashes are the number one cause of death for children ages one to 13 years old. Parents can be proactive … Continue reading

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Bicycle Safety in South Florida

  Although Naples is a bicycle-friendly city, most riders are still familiar with the dangers of navigating roadways on a daily basis. It’s not uncommon for riders to have a ‘near miss’ or ‘close call’ story to share with friends … Continue reading

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U.S. DOT’s “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Campaign

The U.S. Department of Transportation has recently issued a press release regarding the increase in law enforcement efforts to crack down on drunk and drugged driving this holiday season. The “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” holiday campaign is aimed … Continue reading

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Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Florida

  If someone is killed due to another person’s negligence, recklessness or intentional misconduct, their surviving loved ones may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit. A wrongful death can occur in the workplace, on the roadways and even … Continue reading

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Elderly Driver Safety

Since Southwest Florida is a popular retirement destination, elderly driver safety is a particularly important topic. According to census data from 2008, 17.4 percent of Florida’s population is age 65 years or older. Florida, in addition to other states, is … Continue reading

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Safe Travels for the Holiday Weekend

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is currently publicizing their “Buckling up Could Save Your Giblets” campaign to remind drivers and passengers about the importance of buckling up. More drivers on the road mean more accidents. Additionally, safety conscious drivers … Continue reading

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Stay Alert, Stay Alive

The National Sleep Foundation recently publicized their Drowsy Driving Prevention Campaign. The campaign was launched in hopes of reducing fatigue-related crashes. This year, National Drowsy Driving Prevention Week ran from November 3-10. Since fatigued driving is often under reported and … Continue reading

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