Employer Liability for Distracted Driving     

| April 6, 2017

What happens when someone is in an auto accident with a distracted driver who is using his or her car for work?  Is the driver’s employer responsible for compensating the victim for their injuries? In Florida, the answer is yes — if certain facts about the car accident are present.     Distracted Driving on […]

Florida Texting While Driving Car Crashes, Part 2: State Senator Darren Soto Will Fight for New Florida Law with Severe Punishment for Texting While Driving Accidents With Serious Injury or Death

| November 19, 2013

There’s no real argument here in Florida that the new Texting While Driving law does not have much bite – it’s not thought by many to be much of a deterrent to distracted driving dangers – the current law only fines $30.00 for the first violation. Unfortunately for now, Florida Statute 316.305 is the law […]

New Florida Law Bans Texting While Driving – But Only a $30 Fine If You’re Caught: Feel Safer from Distracted Driver Car Crashes, South Florida?

| November 12, 2013

Last Update: 01/27/16 Distracted driving causes serious car crashes and traffic accidents where people die — it is shocking to consider how someone driving along, using their smart phone to text while they are driving (even at a relatively slow speed and in a known area or roadway), can blindly collide with someone in another […]