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Vehicular and pedestrian accidents are dishearteningly common. They can lead to severe injuries, property damage, and even fatalities. These accidents happen due to distracted driving, poor road conditions, driving under the influence, mechanical failure, and several other reasons. Sometimes they happen because a portion of the road itself is dangerous. Most people don't know that … Continue reading "Personal Injury Law – The Most Dangerous Intersections In Florida"
Car accidents can happen because of anything,from distraction to sudden health problems like seizures. If you're aware of the risks involved, it is easier to take some preventive measures and avoid serious injuries. At Eltringham Law Group, we always encourage drivers to be vigilant and be on the lookout for dangers while on the road. … Continue reading "The 15 Most Common Causes of Car Accidents in South Florida"
Car insurance can come in handy when you're involved in an accident. It can pay for damages to the vehicle, cover medical expenses, and even cover any liability expenses. All car owners are required to have basic liability insurance. You can choose options from different car insurance companies and find something with the perfect amount … Continue reading "The Breakdown – The Types of Car Insurance and How they Help in a Bind"
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"
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 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”
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?”
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”
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”
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?”