A bill passed by the Florida Senate would require children ages 4 to 7 who are less than 4 feet 9 inches tall to be secured in a booster seat while traveling in a car. Before being signed into law, the bill must be passed by the Florida House of Representatives, but not if opponents…

Wrongful death suits filed against British Petroleum (BP) as a result of the April 20 oil rig explosions in the Gulf of Mexico have increased to three. The family of Aaron Dale Burkeen filed suit in Galveston County, Texas, on May 4, after Burkeen was presumed to have died in the explosions. Burkeen’s family alleges…

Article provided by Ferrer Shane, PL You were out for a drive, maybe running to the grocery store or on your way to pick up the kids at soccer practice. Minding your own business, you pulled away from the curb and, suddenly, you were struck by another vehicle. You are now seriously injured, and you…

Article provided by Ferrer Shane, PL Motor vehicle accidents are practically inevitable in Florida, considering the types of drivers on the road. Vacationers are often distracted by the state’s beautiful sites, and even those who are paying attention are likely to be unfamiliar with the roads and Florida traffic laws. Florida’s beaches are widely known…