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8 Ridesharing Tips For The Holidays

Whether you are trying to keep the party going or simply avoid traffic and parking, using a ridesharing program like Uber and Lyft during this holiday season can be magical! Uber and Lyft have become increasingly popular over the last few years as a comfortable and almost private car service for many people – especially … Continue reading "8 Ridesharing Tips For The Holidays"

What To Do After A Car Accident in Florida

Twice a year the amount of traffic on the roads in Florida significantly increases – and so do your chances of being in a car accident! It’s hard not to notice the change in traffic commutes when schools resume in August and snowbirds return later in the fall. Holiday and vacation travelers to Florida with … Continue reading “What To Do After A Car Accident in Florida”

Kroger Goes Autonomous

Kroger is the largest grocery chain in the United States and is now setting records for the first company to deliver its products via autonomous vehicles. Testing began on Thursday, August 15 in Scottsdale, Arizona. However, the partnership between Toyota and Kroger was announced in January 2018, with Nuro – founded by two ex-Google engineers … Continue reading “Kroger Goes Autonomous”

Ritz Crackers Product Recall

Mondelez International, the parent company for Ritz,  has issued a voluntary recall for some of its Ritz Crackersproducts due to a potential risk of salmonella. The company is recalling 16 varieties of Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Ritz Bits products in the United States. The products contain whey powder, which its supplier has recalled due to the … Continue reading “Ritz Crackers Product Recall”

What is Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Insurance And Why You Should Have it?

Uninsured motorist coverage provides compensation to an insured for bodily injury or wrongful death damages inflicted by the negligence of an uninsured motorist. Brown v. Progressive Mutual Insurance Co., 249 So.2d 429 (Fla. 1971). Underinsured motorist coverage provides the same protection when there is a deficiency in the tort-feasor’s liability coverage. Dewberry v. Auto-Owners Insurance … Continue reading “What is Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Insurance And Why You Should Have it?”

What You Need To Know Before Embarking On Your Next Cruise Vacation

This week the Sun Sentinel reported that Port Everglades had more than fifty thousand (50,000) passengers pass through the port Sunday to embark on one of at least eight cruise ships for their dream vacation.  While some of these passengers reside locally, a vast majority of them likely came to Florida to embark on their … Continue reading “What You Need To Know Before Embarking On Your Next Cruise Vacation”

What You Should Do If You Are Injured on a Cruise

People want it all when they go on vacation: sun, fun, relaxation, and a chance to see new destinations. A cruise offers you just that, and while on board the cruise ship, your every need is seen to as the crew cleans for you, helps you pack and unpack, and sees to your every wish. … Continue reading “What You Should Do If You Are Injured on a Cruise”

I’ve Sustained Car Accident Injuries. What Should I do First?

In order to protect yourself and your rights to compensation, the following are the steps you should take after a car accident: write down as much as you can about the accident (your injuries and the financial losses you’ve suffered, such as hospital bills, lost wages, etc.); document any and all conversations you have regarding … Continue reading “I’ve Sustained Car Accident Injuries. What Should I do First?”

Thinking of Filing a Defective Product Lawsuit?

Seeking the services of defective products lawyers can be an overwhelming process. You want to make sure that you’re both comfortable with working with that Fort Lauderdale attorney and that you have confidence in his or her ability to assist you with pursuing a settlement for your product defect injury claim. Some questions to ask … Continue reading “Thinking of Filing a Defective Product Lawsuit?”

What Kinds of Evidence are Needed in a Florida Defective Product Claim?

You will need adequate evidence in order to pursue a defective product claim, but the most important piece of evidence you will need is the product itself. A defective products lawyer may be able to help with the assembling of necessary evidence. When you’ve been injured by a product, don’t throw it away. A Florida … Continue reading “What Kinds of Evidence are Needed in a Florida Defective Product Claim?”