FAQ: Car And Motorcycle Accidents

WHAT ARE SOME OF THE MYTHS SURROUNDING THE USE OF SEAT BELTS?

Facts are: the use of seat belts and child safety restraints greatly reduces the chances of serious injuries or even death in vehicle crashes. Additionally, on average, a victim of the traffic crash who did not wear a seat belt will incur inpatient hospital costs which are 50% higher than those for a victim who […]

WHAT DO I DO AT A YIELD SIGN? WHAT ARE THE RULES?

According to Florida law, http://law.onecle.com/florida/motor-vehicles/316.123.html, when approaching a yield sign, you should first slow down and possibly stop in order to see what the other cars are doing. The cars already in the intersection or highway have the right-of-way and you should yield to them, not the other way around. If you are injured by […]

WHAT DO I DO AT A FOUR WAY STOP? WHAT ARE THE RULES IN GAINESVILLE?

According to Florida law, http://law.onecle.com/florida/motor-vehicles/316.123.html, when you are approaching a four way stop, the first person to come to a complete stop is given the right to pull through the intersection. If more than one person stops at the same time, the person to the right has the right-of-way and may proceed through the intersection. […]