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Riding a motorcycle can be fun, but it also puts you at risk for these common motorcycle injuries.

Top 5 Most Common Motorcycle Injuries

Florida offers the perfect combination of weather and scenic beauty to make it a popular place for local residents and visitors to get out onto the open road on their motorcycles. The popularity of riding…

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Backover Accidents Prompt Back-up Cameras To Now Be Required by Law

The alarming number of fatalities and injuries from backover accidents - accidents in which a person is struck by a passenger vehicle traveling in reverse - prompted the federal government to study ways to improve driver…

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How Florida Is Dealing With Distracted Driving

The number of motor vehicle accidents caused by distracted driving has continued to rise, according to the latest figures published by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. There were 50,190 collisions, which…

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What not to do after a car accident

The minutes that follow an auto accident can be an adrenaline rush. You might be stunned, frightened or even injured. In this video blog, Marcus Fernandez, from Kinney, Fernandez & Boire, P.A. covers some of…

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Car damaged in an accident. Learn how to know if you have a car accident case.

How Do I Know If I Have a Car Accident Case?

One of the first questions lawyers hear from people who have been injured in an accident in Florida is, "Do I have a car accident case?" The way the response is worded might differ, but…

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Accidents caused by teen drivers can make it difficult to determine who is liable.

Who is liable when a teen driver is in an accident?

Liability and responsible parties can differ when you are involved in a car accident with a teen driver in Tampa. Learn who is liable in an auto accident involving a teenage driver and how you…

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Marcus Fernandez visits Tampa Bay Morning Blend to discuss Teen Driving Safety and helpful apps.

Tampa Bay’s Morning Blend: Applications for your Teen Driver

When your teen driver first gets behind the wheel, it can be nerve-wracking. Today's teens face a number of in-vehicle distractions. When combined with a feeling of over-confidence, the results can be deadly. Kinney, Fernandez…

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How To Handle Your Medical Bills After A Car Accident

Car accidents happen more frequently than most people would like to imagine. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, more than 374,000 accidents occur on the state's roads each year. Of…

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7 Surprising Ways You Could Be Liable for an Accident

Knowing whether you could be held liable for someone's injuries is usually pretty easy. Driving while distracted and not watching the road are pretty obvious examples of liability. Allowing your dog to roam the neighborhood,…

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Should You Trust Your Personal Injury Case To Lawyer Referral Services?

According to the National Safety Council, traffic accidents resulting in people injured or killed have increased nationwide. During the first six months of last year, nearly 1,600 people lost their lives in highway accidents in…

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Drunk Driving Accidents: What You Need to Know

It's no secret that alcohol and driving don't mix. Despite decades of education and significant progress in reducing this crime, drunk driving is still a serious issue. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor…

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The Top Five Auto Accident Causes

Despite substantial progress in raising awareness about traffic safety, auto accidents are a harsh reality throughout Tampa Bay. According to the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT), 2.35 million Americans are injured in car accidents…

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Personal Injury Myths That Can Impact The Compensation You Deserve

Being hurt in a personal injury accident - be it automobile, slip and fall, work-related or otherwise - isn't just a huge physical ordeal; it's a financial one as well. Most of us don't have…

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Know What To Do If You Are a Passenger Injured in an Uber Accident

There is little doubt that Uber revolutionized transportation when it introduced its ridesharing application in 2010. According to the company, riders completed 62 million trips with the car service in just one month during 2016.…

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Holiday Travel Safety: What to Know Before You Hit the Road

During the holiday season, you'll typically want to enjoy spending time with family members, sharing meals with friends, and traveling to see loved ones. Whether you plan to travel down the road or across the…

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