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Fatal Florida Crash Involving Tesla Vehicle Shows Battery Reignited Twice After Crash

By Jeff Brown |

According to a report released by the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on June 26th, after being involved in a fatal crash in Florida, whereby the car crashed into a wall in Fort Lauderdale, killing two teens and injuring a third, the car battery of a Tesla reignited twice after being fully extinguished…. Read More »

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More Deaths Emerge In Driverless Cars

By Jeff Brown |

Driverless cars appear to, once again, be in trouble: Just days after an Uber Technologies Inc. self-driving car killed a pedestrian in the state of Arizona, Tesla Inc. confirmed that its “Model X” driver died in a gruesome crash in California in late March after relying on Autopilot. The utility vehicle reportedly collided with… Read More »

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Florida U.S. 1 Revealed To Be Most Dangerous Road In America, Indicating Changes To State PIP Insurance Are Needed

By Jeff Brown |

According to a new study released by Geotab, the Florida section of U.S. 1 experienced more than 1,000 crashes—more than any other road in America—in the last 10 years. Specifically, out of all the 50 states, Florida’s U.S. 1 ranked at the top of the charts for the total number of crashes and fatalities,… Read More »

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A New Crisis in Distracted Driving & Auto Accidents

By Jeff Brown |

After being on the decline over the last forty years, in 2015, highway fatalities due to auto accidents were recorded at their largest annual percentage increase in over 50 years. And the numbers for 2016—thus far—are even worse: fatalities jumped more than 10 percent in the first six months alone. What’s causing this crisis… Read More »

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Used Cars Slipping Past Recalls, Leading To Deaths on the Road

By Jeff Brown |

On October 26th, the New York Times featured an article on how used cars are falling through the cracks when it comes to recall safeguards, placing many drivers in danger each year. Although consumers may believe that the Takata airbag disaster is over and done with, in fact, it claimed another life recently. Cars… Read More »

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Driverless Cars: Is America Ready, Or Will This Be A Personal Injury Nightmare?

By Jeff Brown |

By now, most everyone has heard that driverless, automated cars have made their way onto our roads; specifically, most have heard about the numerous accidents in which several of them have been involved, some of them serious crashes that have resulted in fatalities. Our agencies and states appear to be moving forward, paving the… Read More »

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NTSB: Regulate Synthetic Drugs To Prevent Truck Accidents

By Jeff Brown |

Truck accidents can be extremely dangerous and caused injury to approximately 95,000 people and resulted in nearly 4,000 deaths in the U.S. in 2013 alone. A large number of commercial truck accidents happen due to a negligent act or omission on the past of the truck driver. Following such a collision, a truck driver… Read More »

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Whiplash Can Be A Serious Injury

By Jeff Brown |

Almost everyone has heard of the term “whiplash,” which refers to a range of possible injuries to the tendons, ligaments, or other soft tissue in the neck. Whiplash commonly results from auto accidents and is most often associated with rear-end accidents. Rear-end accidents often happen at lower speeds and have a lower amount of… Read More »

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Who is Responsible for a Single-Car Crash?

By Jeff Brown |

Auto accidents can occur in many different ways. For example, last month, a woman was involved in a single-car collision in Boca when her car hit the guardrail. She did not survive her injuries and, according to Florida Highway Patrol officers, she crashed after suffering an emergency medical issue while behind the wheel. When… Read More »

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Seven People Injured in Accident Just Outside of Boca Raton

By Jeff Brown |

Car accidents involving multiple vehicles are inherently more complicated than those that only involve one or two cars, trucks, or motorcycles. According to a report published in the Palm Beach Post, seven people were injured in a four-car accident that occurred west of Boca Raton. The accident occurred just before 5:15 on West Palmetto… Read More »

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