Personal Injury Lawyers,
Jacksonville, FL


Will Commercial Trucks Ever Be Equipped With Speed Limiters?

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently revised its speed limiter entry in the U.S. Department of Transportation's September 2023 Significant Rulemaking Report. According to the original report, the FMCSA's proposed rulemaking on speed limiters would impose a top speed of 68 mph on most commercial motor vehicles. One of the main goals is...

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Florida Had the 3rd Most Truck Accidents in 2022

Florida had the third-most truck accidents in 2022 compared to other states nationwide, according to a recent news story. The report highlights the alarming frequency of commercial truck wrecks in Florida and serves as a grim reminder of how these crashes often result in severe and fatal injuries. Given the prevalence of tractor-trailer accidents...

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Jacksonville, FL Records 100th Traffic Fatality of 2023

A recent report by News4JAX reveals that Jacksonville suffered its 100th traffic fatality of the year. This grim milestone includes a significant number of fatal bicycle and pedestrian accidents, underscoring the city's concerning traffic death toll and the need to hold negligent drivers accountable. "According to data from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, in the first...

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Proposed Rule Aims to Prevent Thousands of Rear-End Truck Accidents

A proposed federal regulation requiring heavy trucks to be equipped with automatic emergency braking (AEB) systems could help prevent rear-end truck accidents, which are among the most severe and catastrophic types of motor vehicle crashes on our roads. "Today's announcement is an important step forward in improving safety on our nation's roadways by reducing, and...

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Jacksonville Ranked 3rd in Bicyclist Deaths Per Capita

Cyclist fatalities have risen dramatically in recent years. A recent study found that Jacksonville is one of the deadliest major cities in America for bicyclists. As Axios reported last month, from 2017 through 2021, Jacksonville averaged 7.7 bicycle fatalities per million residents. Only two other cities in America — New Orleans and Tucson — had...

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Jacksonville Named the Most Dangerous City for Motorcyclists

From 2011-2021, motorcycle accidents in Jacksonville increased by 282%. Florida's vibrant motorcycle culture thrives year-round, thanks to the state's beautiful weather and open roads. However, this enviable advantage has an unfortunate drawback: elevated rates of motorcycle crashes. In Florida, far too many drivers lack a comprehensive understanding of motorcycles and fail to share the road...

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Wide Right Turn Truck Accidents Are Dangerous

Truckers must take safety measures to prevent serious & fatal truck accidents Tractor-trailers are common sights on the roads in and around Jacksonville. They are very large vehicles that are difficult to maneuver, which is why drivers are required to undergo training before being granted a Commercial Driver's License (CDL). One of the most dangerous...

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Traumatic Brain Injuries Are Often the Result of Negligence

During Brain Injury Awareness Month, it's important to understand how accidents cause traumatic brain injuries March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, a time to shine a light on the serious nature of traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) and the long-lasting consequences they can have. TBIs can occur in a variety of accidents, including motor vehicle crashes,...

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How to Obtain Traffic Camera Video of Your Jacksonville, FL Car Accident

Video footage can serve as objective evidence in support of your injury claim or lawsuit. After a serious car accident in Florida, injury victims need solid evidence that proves exactly what happened. This is especially true if the other driver caused the collision. Otherwise, injury victims might have a hard time getting the compensation they...

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