FAQ: Car And Motorcycle Accidents

CAN I GET A TICKET FOR JAY-WALKING EVEN IF THERE ARE NO CARS AROUND?

As a Gainesville accident attorney, I can tell you, yes you can get a ticket in Gainesviille, Ocala and in all of Florida! Here is the info: A pedestrian can receive a ticket for violations of the above-mentioned laws in the amount of $15. Florida law requires that a pedestrian cross the road only on […]

WHAT IS THE PENALTY FOR FAILING TO STOP FOR A SCHOOL BUS IN FLORIDA AND ARE THERE ANY OTHER CONSEQUENCES?

As an accident lawyer, that has seen the devestating effects of school bus accidents involving a child hit by a car, I can say that this is an important topic to be reminded of as school is starting. Below I have given the penalties, however, keep in mind the biggest penality is not the price […]

WHAT ARE THE RULES IN FLORIDA REGARDING STOPPING FOR A SCHOOL BUS?

As an accident lawyer I can tell you that this is a good question to ask especially now at the beginning of the school year in Alachua County. Here is the information on rules regarding stopping for school buses: You should always stop for a school bus with its lights flashing; except if you are […]