Library: Car And Motorcycle Accidents

DRUGGED DRIVING – GAINESVILLE ACCIDENT ATTORNEY EXPLAINS ITS HAZARDS AND THE MEDICATIONS AND DRUGS CONTRIBUTING TO IT.

There is a public health crisis in this country – drugged driving. Gainesville, accident attorney, Jeffrey Meldon, explains its hazards and which prescription, OTC, and illicit drugs are contributing to it. Why is “drugged driving” so hazardous? It is important to understand how drugged driving affects the body to tackle this public health crisis. Prescription, […]

T-BONE CRASHES – THE DEADLIEST – OCALA ACCIDENT ATTORNEY EXPLAINS

Will your vehicle protect you in a broadside crash? Ocala, Florida, accident attorney, Jeffrey Meldon, gives tips on what to look for in a car for the best chance of surviving these deadly accidents. He also gives statistics, factors, and common injuries of T-bone collisions. What is a “T-bone” crash? A “T-bone” crash refers to […]

SIDESWIPE ACCIDENTS – FAULT, GENERAL CAUSES, AND POSSIBLE WAYS TO AVOID A LANE DEPARTURE CRASH.

Sideswipe accident – what is it and who is at fault? Gainesville and Ocala personal injury lawyer (accident attorney), Jeffrey Meldon, answers these questions and gives common causes and possible ways to avoid being sideswiped or involved in a lane departure crash. What is a Sideswipe Crash? A sideswipe accident occurs when a car changes […]

HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT – HOW TO AVOID BEING CHARGED WITH THIS CRIME.

– – – – – Hit and Run Information. Do you know how to avoid being accused of the crime of leaving the scene of an accident? Experienced Ocala and Gainesville accident attorney, Jeffrey Meldon, gives advice and guidance to help you be safe and legal on the road in the event of a crash. […]

GAINESVILLE ACCIDENT ATTORNEY EXPLAINS RUN-OFF-THE-ROAD CRASHES

Run-off-the-road accidents are particularly dangerous. In this article, Gainesville accident attorney, Jeffrey Meldon, explains the danger of these types of crashes and their common causes. What is it? A run-off -the-road crash, also called a road or lane departure accident, occurs when a vehicle drifts, is maneuvered, or leaves the roadway before crashing. The National […]

PUNITIVE DAMAGES IN A FLORIDA AUTO ACCIDENT CASE EXPLAINED BY LOCAL ATTORNEY

Do you know when an automobile accident victim may be awarded punitive damages in addition to compensatory damages? Punitive damages are often misunderstood. In this article accident attorney, Jeffrey Meldon, explains what they are, who pays, and when they may come into play in a car crash. What are Punitive Damages? Punitive damages may be […]

GAINESVILLE ACCIDENT ATTORNEY ADVISES – THE THIRD DEGREE FOR SUMMER DRIVING

Give your car and driving skills the third degree to drive safely in spring and summer showers. Gainesville accident attorney gives advice on driving on wet roads in order to avoid a crash. Nearly 1.2 million accidents occur annually in wet-weather conditions, killing about 5,700 people and injuring half a million (NHTSA). In Florida, about […]

THE GREAT RED-LIGHT CAMERA DEBATE – GAINESVILLE ACCIDENT ATTORNEY HELPS EXPLAIN.

The ongoing red-light debate questions whether city and county government should be allowed to operate cameras to capture red-light runners in the act. As a Gainesville accident attorney, I can say that there are persuasive arguments on both sides. Here is an attempt to simplify a complex debate: Proponents of red-light cameras argue to the […]

GAINESVILLE ACCIDENT ATTORNEY EXPLAINS THE COST OF UNDER-INFLATED TIRES:

Under-inflation, meaning inadequate tire pressure, increases wear and tear to a car’s tires, especially in summertime heat. Here are some of the costs of riding on under-inflated tires, at any time during the year: 1. A Set of New Tires. Driving on under-inflated tires may decrease the lifetime of your tires by one whole year, […]

TIRE BLOW-OUT LITIGATION – GAINESVILLE ACCIDENT ATTORNEY HELPS UNDERSTAND

Gainesville Accident Attorney, Jeffrey Meldon, explains when a tire blow-out can lead to litigation and the recovering of damages from the tire manufacturer. If a tire explodes, causing injury, the damaged party may have a personal injury or accident case, based on the tire manufacturer’s negligence (responsibility) for the defective product. A tire defect action […]