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2013

Blog Posts in 2013

Tampa Bicyclist Killed in Hit & Run Accident

Last month, a 23 year old motorist was arrested for a hit and run bicycle accident that caused a fatality. According to reports, the bicyclist was traveling along an overpass on U.S. 92 when he was ...
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Chain of Collisions Involving 11 Vehicles Leads to Several Injuries

An auto accident involving two vehicles is already difficult enough, let alone an accident involving 11 vehicles. According to The Tampa Tribune, seven people were injured earlier this month in a ...
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Substantial Damages Awarded in Nursing Home Negligence Case in Polk County

When nursing home residents are neglected and abused, the victims and their loved ones have the right to take legal action against the liable nursing home and any other liable parties. If the ...
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Employee Mistreatment Following a Workplace Accident

On Wednesday, July 17, 2013, the Tampa Bay Times published an article that was written by Diane Stafford for the Kansas City Star. The article was entitled, "5 signs your boss is pushing you ...
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Man Murdered at Work: Will Workers' Compensation Apply?

In a tragic event that made national headlines, a man was brutally murdered during his shift at a 7-Eleven in Hillsborough County. The man, who was 54 years old, was manning the shop alone when his ...
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Woman Escapes Car Fire but Is Injured in Hit and Run

A Tampa woman was left critically injured after falling prey to a hit and run accident on the Courtney Campbell Causeway early Monday on July 8, 2013. Police are continuing investigations and attempts ...
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Postal Worker Admits to Fraudulently Obtaining Disability Benefits

Richard I. Carleton III used to work as a customer service manager for the U.S. Postal Service in Lakeland, Florida. Back in 2006 he filed an insurance claim stating that he was suffering from ...
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6 Injured and 2 Killed After Van's Tire Blows on I-75

On June 30, 2013, The Tampa Tribune published a breaking news story where two passengers in a van that overturned on Sunday, June 30, 2013 on Interstate 75 in Sarasota died, while another passenger ...
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Father Sues City and School After Son Drowns During School-Sponsored Pool Party

On September 21st, 2012, the Pepin Academy hosted a back-to-school swimming party at the city-owned and operated recreation center and pool. The event was apparently attended by close to 150 students, ...
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Motorcyclist Dies on Wet Roadway

A 29-year-old woman driving a Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle died after losing control of the vehicle on a wet road in Tampa on June 3. The victim, K.P., swung the motorcycle too wide because of a curve in ...
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The Dangers of Texting While Driving

At the end of May 2013 Governor Rick Scott signed SB 52 into law, which is legislation that prohibits texting while driving. Under the law, texting while driving will be a secondary offense, which ...
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Pedestrian Killed on I-4

A 59-year-old woman hit a 52-year-old woman with her Chevrolet Equinox SUV on the Interstate 4 in Polk County, Florida on June 1. The victim, C.S., had been reported missing by her husband and died at ...
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Hit and Run Accident Leads to Death of Bicyclist in Tampa

On Thursday, May 24 a bicyclist died from injuries sustained when hit by a pickup truck in Tampa. The accident was reported early Thursday morning, and the victim passed away later that evening, Tampa ...
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WWII Veteran Trapped in Own Garage for Days After Fall at Store

On the morning of April 30, 2013, a 90-year-old World War II veteran became trapped in his car inside of his own garage, and was not found until a neighbor happened to hear his cries for help four ...
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