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Whether you’re a tourist or resident of Pinellas County, Franco Law Group has the experienced attorneys to assist you with your next personal injury case.
Micromobility and electric scooter rentals have settled into Tampa’s streets. Here’s how you can protect yourself while riding.
With 3 especially dangerous roads, Tampa is one of the most dangerous places for pedestrians in the United States.
Florida is a prime spot for the Fourth of July celebrations in 2020, especially in the Tampa Bay area. Check out these local events and plan out your Independence Day weekend!
Sometimes, you need to retain a lawyer quickly for something dire or urgent so it is important to understand how to best hire a Florida attorney. Taking the time to properly research attorneys in Florida is a key first step in the process.
RVs, or recreational vehicles, are a mode of transportation and living that is coveted by many Floridians. RV travel allows you to not worry about where you will be sleeping or sitting down for a meal.
Do you need an auto injury attorney? An injury from a moving vehicle can be frightening and frustrating as it brings in many complications and powerful emotions. Nobody wants it to happen to them, but there is always a chance it could.
We hope that all is well with you and your family and that you are remaining healthy during these trying times. Florida (as well as most of the entire United States) has been essentially locked down by the on-going threat of the COVID-19 virus / pandemic.
Florida is no stranger to car accidents with over 400,000 crashes in 2019. A portion of those accidents involves vehicles which are classified as “low speed vehicles” (LSV). Low speed vehicles are defined as four wheeled vehicles that do not reach above 25 miles per hour, and their total weight does not exceed 3,000 pounds.
COVID-19 has reached Tampa at perhaps a greater speed than many could have anticipated. It is paramount to slow the spread and reduce potential overloading of local hospitals. While the danger may be low for a majority of the population, the lack of any vaccine makes COVID-19 significantly more contagious than the common flu.
There’s no doubt that driving while distracted by your mobile device is a dangerous habit for Florida drivers. The roads in Tampa and Florida are already dangerous enough with drivers who often make poor choices on the road. It’s important to understand the repercussions of not putting your device down while you are driving.
The sting of the loss seems worse when their death was the result of a wrongful act or negligence, such as, by a person driving under the influence or a car manufacturer defect.