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Category Archives: Auto Accidents

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Are Child Restraint Systems Required in Vehicles by Florida Laws?

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

Many Floridian parents are confused about whether or not they must use child restraint systems when traveling with their kids. However, if you often travel in your car with children, it is time to put an end to the eternal debate: “Are Florida parents required to restrain their minor children when riding in a… Read More »

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Happy 2020, Florida! New Year, New Laws

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

As the holidays come to an end and we say goodbye to another year, the fireworks of New Year’s Eve are no match for the explosive results of not knowing what new laws coming into effect may affect you. Ironically enough, the most important new law Florida residents should be aware of isn’t actually… Read More »

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Tesla Battery Contributed to a Fiery Crash That Killed Two Teens, Parents Are Suing the Company

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

The battery of a Tesla is partially responsible for killing two teens in a fiery crash, according to an accident report. The conclusion was made by the National Transportation Safety Board and is stemming from a May 2018 auto accident that killed a teen driver and his front-seat passenger. According to the New York… Read More »

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How is Fault Determined in Multi-Vehicle Car Accidents in Florida?

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

The vast majority of auto accidents in the United States occur between two vehicles, but sometimes, more than two automobiles are involved. When multiple cars are part of a chain-reaction or pile-up crash, you may wonder how fault is determined. Determining who is to blame for a multi-vehicle accident can be challenging because, more… Read More »

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Wrong-Way Driving Auto Accidents in Florida: Dangers, Causes, and Fault

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

Wrong-way driving, or the act of driving a vehicle against the direction of traffic, causes more than 350 fatalities each year. Wrong-way driving is a common cause of auto accidents in Florida and can result in catastrophic injuries and deaths. Driving in the wrong direction poses a significant threat to Floridians. In fact, according… Read More »

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How to Determine Liability in a Left-Turn Car Accident in Florida?

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

Many car owners in West Palm Beach and other parts of Florida tend to think that the driver of the vehicle turning left is always at fault. However, that is not the case in 100% of all left-turn car accidents in Florida. We are going to discuss the circumstances that might affect liability and… Read More »

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Recovering Damages After a Florida Ridesharing Accident: Insurance Coverage, and How to File a Claim

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

Ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft continue to be a reasonably affordable and convenient means of transportation for many people in West Palm Beach and elsewhere in Florida. However, since rideshare services are a relatively new phenomenon, the legal issues concerning ridesharing accidents may be confusing. You may be eligible to seek compensation after… Read More »

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Vehicle-into-Building Auto Accidents in Florida: Causes, Liability, and Recovery

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

While car crashes into buildings are not as common as other motor vehicle collisions, they cause an estimated more than $200 million each year in property damage and personal injury claims. According to Ameriprise, there are approximately 60 vehicle-into-building crashes each day. Since a vehicle crashing into a building is not a typical auto… Read More »

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Do Florida’s Insurance Companies Compensate for Animal-Vehicle Collisions?

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

There are plenty of scenic routes you can take through West Palm Beach and other parts of Florida. But doing so presents dangers, especially when driving on rural roads and highways that offer a fantastic view. Wildlife is plentiful on rural roads, as these natural habitats are home to the state’s wildlife, including bears,… Read More »

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‘I Was Injured in a Road Rage Auto Incident in West Palm Beach, What to Do?’

By Michael Pike and Daniel Lustig |

Florida is one of the worst places for road rage not only because our state leads the nation in aggressive driving incidents but also because it can be difficult to pursue a personal injury claim and prove that the other motorist engaged in the act of road rage. Studies show that Florida leads the… Read More »

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