FAQ: Car And Motorcycle Accidents

WHAT DO I LOOK FOR WHEN PURCHASING A MOTORCYCLE HELMET?

This is an important question because in Florida it is required to wear an approved protective helmet when riding a motorcycle, unless the biker is over 21 and carries $10,000 of medical payments insurance. Here is what the Statute says: “A person may not operate or ride upon a motorcycle unless the person is properly […]

WHAT ARE SOME WAYS THAT HEAD-ON COLLISIONS CAN BE PREVENTED IN GAINESVILLE AND OCALA?

As an accident attorney for the Gainesville and Ocala area and it’s surrounding rural communites, I can say that this is a very important question and topic, as head-on collisions are very serious and can often cause fatalities and serious injury. In addition, head-on crashes occur more commonly on rural roads. Most of the basic […]

WHAT IS THE LAW IN FLORIDA FOR USING BLINKERS WHEN MAKING A TURN?

Florida law is very clear about this, and violation of failing to use turning signals properly can result in a traffic ticket. Below is a summary of the laws, for more information see, Turning Signals; Know the Law for Safe Driving. As an accident attorney I know how important it is for a driver to […]