Florida and U.S. Car Crash Statistics

Car Accidents

Automobile accidents are the nation’s leading cause of injury and non-disease-related death. While life saving technology is now a standard feature on most vehicles, serious accidents and injuries still occur. Here are some U.S. national car crash statistics for 2014: An estimated 2.3 million people were injured in motor vehicle accidents in the U.S. (Insurance … Read More

The Dangers of Texting and Distracted Driving

Car Accidents

Mobile phones have become an integral part of our daily life. While there are benefits of its use (like help with navigation or for emergency calls on the side of the road), they quickly become overshadowed by their distraction risks…especially texting while driving. A Huffington Post article titled: “10 Statistics That Capture the Danger of … Read More

Who Pays for the Attorney in a Car Accident?

Car Accidents

If you are involved in a car accident and are considering legal representation, it’s important to know who pays the legal fees. Florida Personal Injury Law firm Babbitt & Johnson has a long case history using the contingency fee model, meaning they handle cases on a “no-win, no-fee” basis. Contingency fee litigation means the attorneys … Read More

Helping Florida Auto Accident Victims for Over 50 Years

Car Accidents

Auto accidents are the nation’s leading cause of injury and non-disease-related death. These statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) show just how significant those numbers are: In 2018, there were 36, 560 U.S. motor vehicle crash fatalities In 2018, there were 6,734,000 U.S. motor vehicle crash injuries More statistics from the National … Read More

Report Shows 2015 Auto Accident Deaths Increased

Car Accidents

New government report shows that in 2015 the incidents of car related deaths increased significantly since 2007. According to a recent Fortune Magazine article titled:  “Why this could be the deadliest driving year in nearly a decade,” a report by the National Highway Traffic Administration (NHTSA) and the National Safety Council (NSC) shows auto-related deaths … Read More

Florida Motorcycle Accident Lawyers Fight for Victims

Car Accidents

Motorcycle riders have the same rights and responsibilities as any other motor vehiclists, yet when they collide with other vehicles, their exposure can be much more severe. Injuries can include traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries that could lead to a lifetime of physical and emotional hardship. A report by the National Highway Traffic Safety … Read More

Gathering Information at Motor Vehicle Accident Scene

Car Accidents

According to a report by the U.S. Department of Transportation, in 2014, 2.3 million people were injured in motor vehicle crashes on U.S. roadways. As Florida motor vehicle accident attorneys with decades of experience handling car crashes, we want to inform consumers that there are steps they can take to protect themselves should an accident … Read More