Boating Deaths Continue to Rise in Florida: Alcohol Often Plays a Factor

July 3, 2018

Whether you are a native Floridian, long-time resident, or a return visitor, if you enjoy fresh air and being on the water, boating is usually on the agenda. Travel by...

Negligence at Crosswalks Can Lead to Pedestrian Fatalities

July 2, 2018

Walking is supposed to be a good thing. It improves our health in many ways, from acting as a stress reliever to burning calories and helping us stay in good...

Is It Really Okay for Bicyclists to Take Up a Whole Lane in Traffic?

June 29, 2018

Although you and your family may own a couple of cars and take your rightful place in traffic each day, you may be avid bicyclists too. Most of us have...

Common Injuries from Motorcycle Accidents

June 28, 2018

Motorcycle riders are particularly vulnerable on our roadways due to their small size and lack of exterior safety. More than 80 percent of all reported motorcycle crashes result in injury...

Skin Sensitivity and Changes in Body Temperature May Point to CRPS

Complex regional pain syndrome is a chronic condition with no cure. While around 200,000 people in the US are known to have CRPS, it is thought that there may actually...

Collision with a Car? Five Steps to Take After a Motorcycle Accident

June 27, 2018

While cars and trucks dominate streets, roads, and highways in the US, millions of others also enjoy other forms of legal travel today whether as pedestrians, cycle enthusiasts, or motorcyclists....

Motorcyclists: Leather Gear May Prevent Road Rash

June 26, 2018

The culture of riding is enticing, and it’s easy to understand why. You may have had a lifelong interest in building motorcycles—or perhaps you became interested in riding after seeing...

Florida Boating: Can Your Passengers Swim?

June 25, 2018

If only life could be so easy as going out and having a great time without having to worry about a list of to-do’s and minutiae! Unfortunately, the rewards of...

Avoid Serious Accidents with Defensive (Not Aggressive) Driving

June 22, 2018

As traffic fatalities continue to rise, city and town officials across the US have continued to investigate ways to make roads safer. With so many more cars on the highways...

CRPS is a Physical Disorder Often Accompanied by Severe Pain

June 21, 2018

Complex regional pain syndrome is a condition unknown to many. Said to be affecting under five percent of those with nerve damage in the US (although the numbers may be...

Motorcyclists, Bicyclists, Pedestrians: Tips for Being Seen on the Road

June 20, 2018

If you live in a larger city, chances are the roads are teeming with cars and trucks most of the day—and especially at those rush hour times (which today seem...

Broken Arm or Leg After Car Accident Could Be Precursor to CRPS

June 17, 2018

Complex regional pain syndrome affects nearly 200,000 in the US, and as the name would imply, many of those suffering from the condition are forced to live with severe discomfort....