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23-Dec

A Guide to Car Accident Claims: Part 2 – Financial and Legal Aftermath of a Car Accident

A Guide to Car Accident Claims: Part 2 – Financial and Legal Aftermath of a Car Accident

Welcome back to the second half of our two-part article on tackling the aftermath of a car accident and car accident claims. Last time, we talked about what to do immediately afterward; how to get yourself to safety after being hit, gather information about the accident for your insurance claim, and make it home afterward. But the aftermath of a…

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9-Dec

A Guide to Car Accident Claims: Part 1 – What to Do After a Car Accident

A Guide to Car Accident Claims: Part 1 – What to Do After a Car Accident

You’re driving on the highway or turning at an intersection when you feel an incredible impact. Another car has hit you and you’re more than a little jostled. Whether or not you are badly injured, a car accident usually leaves someone emotionally and mentally shaken. It can be hard to think of what to do next. It can be hard…

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28-Oct

How to Protect Yourself in an Accident with an Uninsured Motorist

How to Protect Yourself in an Accident with an Uninsured Motorist

Your to-do list for today probably does not include protecting yourself against uninsured motorists. We want to convince you that protecting yourself from an uninsured driver is a priority task. What is an Uninsured Motorist? Every state except New Hampshire has a law requiring vehicle owners to carry auto insurance. An uninsured motorist is breaking the law by not having…

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14-Oct

What Is Personal Injury Protection (PIP) And How Can It Help If You’re in a Car Accident?

What Is Personal Injury Protection (PIP) And How Can It Help If You’re in a Car Accident?

If you’re asking the common question “Do I need personal injury protection insurance,” ask this first: If you were in a car accident and were injured, would your insurance pay for your medical bills? What if you were a passenger in a friend’s car and were injured in an accident? Is there any way to ensure that your medical bills…

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5-Aug

10 Tips to Prepare for Back-to-School Traffic

10 Tips to Prepare for Back-to-School Traffic

Did you know that over 1.4 million people live in Hillsborough County? This doesn’t even include the residents of Pinellas, Pasco, or Sarasota Counties, which border the Tampa metropolitan area.  When school resumes in August, there will be more people using the roads during the morning and afternoon hours. There will be children everywhere, and they pose safety challenges to…

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22-Jul

4 Tips for Safe Driving and Sharing the Road with Semi-Trucks

4 Tips for Safe Driving and Sharing the Road with Semi-Trucks

When you’re involved in an accident with a semi truck, you and your family may suffer severe injuries. Semi trucks are larger and more dangerous than other vehicles on the road, and your vehicle may offer little protection. In 2017 alone, more than 5,000 people died in truck accidents, and 180,000 people suffered accidents with injuries. This type of accident…

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