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Facts about road rage car accidents in Florida and elsewhere

Aggressive driving has plagued Florida and other states for decades, turning many ordinary excursions into horrifying experiences. Incidences of road rage typically involve reckless or negligent driving behaviors, which in turn can lead to car accidents.

Collect witness statements post car accident (if you are able)

Your first concern after experiencing a car accident is your physical condition. You should make certain that you are not seriously injured and a physician should examine you as soon as possible even if no injuries seem apparent. This is essential to your immediate well-being and it can have a positive impact on your case if you decide to take legal action.

Teen drivers may increase your risk of having a car accident

From their risk-taking behaviors to simple inexperience, teen drivers can be dangerous on Florida roadways. Of course, we are not suggesting that all teen drivers are dangerous; we are simply cautioning our friends and neighbors to exercise caution when young drivers are nearby. Doing so could mean the difference in experiencing a car accident and avoiding a crash altogether.

Fatal car crash that claimed 2 lives: unclear if Irma to blame

On Sept. 10 in Florida, in the midst of Hurricane Irma, a car crash occurred that claimed the lives of two law enforcement officers. It is unclear whether the main cause of the crash was due to driver negligence or from complications that arose from driving in the hazardous weather conditions created by hurricane Irma.

Florida's Escambia County settles car accident claim for $90,000

Car accidents make the headlines in Florida all the time. It seems that every time you look at the media, it is filled with stories of people suffering horrific injuries in car crashes. While news reports about accidents and their immediate aftermath are easy to find, reports about failed or successful victim compensation efforts are not so easy to find. That is why a recent story out of Escambia County stands out.

Don't let staged car accidents make you twice a victim

Faking a car accident is a swindle that has existed for decades. One or more persons stage a car accident to bilk insurance companies out of money. In many cases, these staged car accidents happen between parties who are all in on it, but sometimes they can involve innocent motorists as well.

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