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March 2017 Archives

Bicyclist suffers personal injury when he is hit by car

Florida bicyclists and pedestrians are notoriously vulnerable to serious injuries when they are in an accident with a motor vehicle. These accidents can cause brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and other significant types of damage to the victim. Considering the number of issues that can arise after being involved in a car accident as a bicyclist or pedestrian, considering a personal injury case with help from an attorney may be an option.

Help in Florida business law and being a whistleblower

Reporting wrongdoing in Florida can be difficult, particularly when that wrongdoing is at someone's place of work. However, there can be benefits to those who choose to reveal these illegal behaviors that go beyond the simple matter of doing the right thing. Understanding the whistleblower laws and how they work is beneficial after discovering there has been some sort of malfeasance taking place at a business and reporting it.

Research shows troublesome rise in Florida motorcycle accidents

Motorcyclists in Florida and throughout the U.S. will not hesitate to discuss how much they enjoy almost every aspect of being on their bikes and riding the open road. There is a sense of freedom for motorcyclists that is difficult to replace with any other activity. However, it is undeniable that riding a motorcycle can be dangerous. Given their vulnerability, riders are prone to suffering from spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, broken bones and even fatalities if they are in motorcycle accidents. Research into the number of motorcycle crashes is worrisome for Florida riders.

How drowsy drivers cause accidents

In recent years, drowsy driving has received increased attention as a source of danger on the road. Many states, including Florida, devote resources to information campaigns aimed at educating the public about the hazards of drowsy driving. Nevertheless, sleepy motorists continue to increase the risk of driving for everyone.

Motorcycles on the road can lead to serious accidents

Many Americans, including many from Florida and the Fort Lauderdale, area love to ride. For some, it is the intimate relationship between the rider, the bike and the road, for others, it is the freedom and liberation of letting the wind hit you as you ride the streets and highways. And for some, it may well just be a financial situation. Riding a motorcycle is much more efficient than driving a car or truck.

Things to consider before starting a business

Following the recession a few years ago, the United States economy has struggled to recover completely. With newer technologies allowing for more automation, businesses outsourcing and cutting staff, the allure of fulfilling one's dream and starting their own business is seeming like a valid option.

Arkansas bank acquires Fort Lauderdale's Landmark Bank

A merger occurs when two companies decide to come together as one to increase long-term profits and expand their operations. In fact, many business law matters center on acquisitions where a larger company acquires a smaller company. A recent acquisition of a Fort Lauderdale bank may mean big things for the parent company of an Arkansas bank.

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