What Is a Driver’s Duty of Care When Making a Left Turn?       

| December 14, 2017

In Florida, we have statutory traffic laws that govern how drivers are to make left turns on all public roadways.  If a driver does not abide by these road rules, then the law dictates that a driver should be issued a ticket, or even fined. However, driving is also governed by Florida common law, which […]

Does Florida Law Presume Who Is Negligent in a Rear-End Car Accident?  

| November 30, 2017

Most traffic accidents in the United States are rear end collisions.  In fact, Federal research studies warn that 40% of all motor vehicle accidents in this country involve a rear-end collision. Many of these rear end crashes happen at slow speeds, like in parking lots or school pick-up zones. However, rear-end crashes are also known to […]

How do you prove your back injuries if you were in a rear end car accident in Florida?

| September 20, 2016

In this video, Alan Sackrin answers a question that he has been asked many times before by clients and visitors to this site. If you have questions after watching the video, Alan is available to talk with you now and answer your questions free of charge: Q: How do you prove your back injuries if you […]

Backing Car Accidents in Florida

| August 25, 2016

The National Safety Council (”NSC”) is warning that 2016 may be one of the most dangerous years for drivers on Florida roads — according to their research, the State of Florida has seen a jump in the number of motor vehicle accident injuries and deaths in the first six months of this year. And, this […]

Why is it hard to get a settlement in a rear end car accident claim?

| August 16, 2016

In this video, Alan Sackrin answers a question that he has been asked many times before by clients and visitors to this site. If you have questions after watching the video, Alan is available to talk with you now and answer your questions free of charge: Q: Why is it hard to get a settlement in […]

5 Steps Officials Are Taking To Reduce Drinking and Driving in South Florida

| November 10, 2015

Last Update: 12/22/15 Drunk driving accidents happen to often in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties!     Drunk driving is a real concern here in South Florida. After all, we’re a known destination for fun in the sun, and lots of alcoholic beverages are consumed during vacations and holidays here. It’s not just visitors […]

What is the best accident claim advice that I can share?

| October 30, 2015

Last Update: 02/03/16 In this video, Alan Sackrin answers a question that he has been asked many times before by clients and visitors to this site. If you have questions after watching the video, Alan is available to talk with you now and answer your questions free of charge: Q: What is the best accident […]

Rear End Collisions in Florida Caused by Roadside Distractions

| October 13, 2015

Last Update: 12/26/16 In South Florida, particularly for drivers traveling the roadways of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties, we expect heavy traffic during certain times of the day — when we’re going to and from work, for example. And it’s pretty common for us to see minor fender-benders or even more serious traffic accidents […]

Rear End Collision In Florida: Chain Reactions – The Truck And The Three Cars

| September 8, 2015

Last Update: 01/13/16 In Florida, rear end collision accidents happen every day. Especially here in South Florida, where we have lots of heavy traffic traveling through Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. Unfortunately, making an insurance claim to recover your damages for this type of accident can be difficult. In any rear end collision, one […]

Did You Delay Seeing A Doctor Because It Didn’t Hurt That Bad At First?: The Case Of The 5 Month Back Surgery Delay

| August 20, 2015

Last Update: 12/22/15 Not every injury makes itself immediately known, this is especially true with car accidents (rear-end collisions) and with slip and fall cases. Sometimes injuries to the head, neck, or spine take time to show up and manifest into actual symptoms. It’s not uncommon for someone to suffer a concussion, for instance, and […]