Am I Required to Give A Recorded Statement to the Other Driver’s Insurance Company?
You’ve been in a car accident. You’ve hopefully gone to a medical provider to be checked out for injuries, your car may have damage, and overall, the situation is stressful. Now the insurance company for the other driver has contacted you, asking for information about the accident. Most people are nice and want to… Read More »
Who Pays My Medical Bills If I Am Involved In An Accident?
When a client is involved in an accident resulting in personal injury, we are often asked who pays for the client’s medical bills. The answer is not simple and depends on what part of the process you are in. In short: Your auto insurance company pays first under “PIP/no-fault” coverage (and MedPay) Then you… Read More »
What Happens When The Other Driver Does Not Have Insurance?
Being involved in a car accident is always stressful. And if this happens with a motorist who is not insured, the stress and worry become greater. The laws in Florida are set up to protect you in these situations and provide options that help you. No-Fault or “PIP” Insurance Florida is a “no-fault insurance”… Read More »
One Dead After Five-Car Pileup
In the early morning hours of June 1, 2020, a stopped car was rear-ended at the intersection of Columbus Dr and Himes Ave. The crash caused a chain reaction, involving a total of five vehicles. The Tampa Police Department reported that the driver of the stopped car passed away. The driver that hit… Read More »
Head-On Crash in Hernando County Leaves One Dead, Two Injured
A 51-year old man from Bradenton drove into oncoming traffic this evening while attempting to pass slower drivers. He hit a 22-year-old driver from Dade City and his 20-year-old passenger. The Bradenton man was not wearing a seat belt and died on scene. The two men that were hit suffered from serious injuries…. Read More »
Crash on Howard Frankland Bridge Leaves Man Seriously Injured
Last week, Florida Highway Patrol responded to a wreck on the Howard Frankland Bridge going northbound. A 62-year-old tow truck driver lost control of his vehicle and hit a construction vehicle that was on the outside shoulder of a construction zone. The 49-year-old driver of the construction vehicle was taken to the hospital with… Read More »
Major Accident Causes Lane Closures in Wesley Chapel
A collision took place on Saturday morning at the intersection of Trinity Lakes Dr and Sun City Center Blvd. The 74-year-old bicyclist entered the path of a sedan upon the light turning red. Driver of the sedan said the hit was unavoidable. The cyclist was ejected from the bicycle and landed in the intersection…. Read More »
Crash on FL-595 in Largo
First responders in Pinellas county were present at the scene of a crash on FL-595 in Largo, Monday morning (3/31/20). Law enforcement officials, paramedics, and fire crews were there to assess the extent of severe injuries. There were massive delays in traffic and the left lane was completely blocked. The details of the collision… Read More »
Roadblocks and Injuries from Crash in St. Petersburg
On Wednesday morning, two vehicles were involved in an accident at the intersection of 22nd Ave and Walton St. Paramedics showed up to the scene. Police have confirmed that the crash resulted in serious injuries for one or more of the people in the incident. The crash created roadblocks and severe traffic delays in… Read More »
Crash in Okeechobee Closes Highway 70 and Leaves Woman Deceased
Last Thursday morning, a 2019 Chevy Impala heading east on Highway 70 crossed the center lane, leading to a head-on collision with a 2000 Ford F150, driven by 26-year-old, Zachary Voss. The collision resulted in a shutdown of the major road in Okeechobee, FL. The woman, whom has not been named, was thrown from… Read More »