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Brain Stem Injuries In Motor Vehicle Accidents

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, motor vehicle accidents are among the common ways a person may get a traumatic brain injury. Often, when a traumatic brain injury does not result in death, it leads to severe cognitive, physical, and emotional difficulties that usually last for a long time. Damage to… Read More »


How To Deal With Back Pain After A Florida Car Accident?

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Unfortunately, damages from auto accidents are not always limited to the vehicles involved. After an auto accident, people end up suffering different types of injuries. Among the list of possible injuries after an auto accident, back injuries rank high. Unfortunately, even though the human back seems solid, it is not designed to absorb the… Read More »


Tips To Help You Negotiate A Fair Compensation After A Florida Car Accident

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After sustaining injuries in a Florida car accident, you may be awarded several monetary damages after filing a car accident claim. Usually, Florida car accident victims can receive economic, non-economic, and/or punitive damages. The biggest hurdle you’ll face when handling your car accident claim is negotiating a fair settlement. Unfortunately, negotiations get even trickier… Read More »


Eating While Driving Is More Hazardous Than You May Think

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From sandwiches to cheeseburgers to hot wings, today’s drivers have access to all types of foods through the amazing convenience of restaurants’ drive thru-windows. Unfortunately, what many drivers don’t know is that eating while driving is quite dangerous. This behavior is one form of distracted driving. Just like texting while driving, eating while driving… Read More »


Child Head Injuries In Motor Vehicle Accidents: Some Crucial Information For Parents

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According to a study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, child head injuries are quite common in motor vehicle accidents, especially among children aged below one. A head injury is a type of injury that involves damage to the brain, scalp, skull, or other blood and tissue vessels in the head. Depending… Read More »


Why You Should Avoid Apologizing After A Florida Motor Vehicle Accident

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After being in a motor vehicle accident, the chances are, you might feel tempted to apologize to the other accident victim(s). Unfortunately, even a simple “I am sorry” can adversely affect your Florida auto accident case. As much as you may think apologizing is a nice way of expressing your regret for the situation,… Read More »


Three High-Risk Pedestrian Areas And Scenarios

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In 2017 alone, the CDC estimates that there were 5,977 deaths due to traffic crashes in America. This means that approximately one pedestrian death occurred every 88 minutes in 2017 in the United States. Additionally, the CDC estimates that over 130,000 pedestrians were admitted to emergency departments for accident-related nonfatal injuries in the same… Read More »


Five Not-So-Well-Known Driving Distractions That Increase Your Risk Of A Motor Vehicle Accident You Probably Don’t Know About

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Distracted driving involves driving while engaging in another activity that takes away your attention from driving. The CDC estimates that approximately eight people in America are killed in collisions involving a distracted driver every day. According to the CDC, at 55 miles per hour, reading or sending a text message is the same as… Read More »


Is It Possible For A Passenger To Be Held Liable For A Motor Vehicle Accident?

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Often, people assume that the driver of the vehicle that caused a crash is liable for the accident. The truth is, sometimes, passengers can also be held liable for motor vehicle accidents. Although passenger negligence is never an issue in most accidents, a passenger may be held liable in some unique circumstances. Generally, a… Read More »


Semi-Truck Blind Spots: Some Important Information Every Road User Should Have

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When you’re driving or riding in a vehicle on the highway, it’s only natural that you will feel nervous when you come across a semi-truck. In 2019 alone, 4,119 individuals died in large truck accidents; therefore, feeling nervous when you come across a semi-truck is completely understandable. Often, the people who lose their lives… Read More »

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