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Franco Law Serves the Cities Below in Hillsborough County
- Apollo Beach
- Plant City
- Sun City
- Sun City Center
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Franco Law Group – Personal Injury Lawyer
Franco Law Group has been focused on and dedicated to personal injury, Social Security, and workers compensation law since 1997. Our staff works hard to protect your interests and provide you with quality legal services make all the difference in your life. Our dedication to quality and people skills make up the foundation of our successful relationships with clients. Our clients benefit from the traditional advantages of a small law office: personal service, responsiveness, and individualized attention from an experienced staff. If you have any questions or concerns, our experienced personal injury attorney would be happy to help. You may fill out our online form or use one of our other means of contact. We look forward to serving you in the near future.
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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.
Per the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety report on “Prevalence of Self-Reported Aggressive Driving Behavior: the United States, 2014,” nearly 2 out of 3 drivers in the U.S believe aggressive driving is a growing problem when compared to the previous 3 years.
On February 7, 2021 Tampa will host Super Bowl LV. Previously, Tampa has hosted four Super Bowls. The most recent Super Bowl that Tampa hosted was in 2009. It should come as no surprise that car and pedestrian accidents increase over the Super Bowl weekend. One of the primary reasons for additional accidents over Super Bowl weekend is the influx of people on the streets and highways.
Taking part in local government to improve your neighborhood can be a highly rewarding and surprisingly easy task to take on. If you’d like to request a new sidewalk, report a sidewalk in need of repairs, or request a new stop sign, then we hope this serves as a helpful guide to the proper resources for you.
Tampa is no stranger to Valentine’s Day, and every year the city seems to sport new, fun activities to not only give you a memorable date night, but also celebrate Florida’s lovely winter climate. With February 14, 2020 fast approaching, now is a perfect time to hunt for such events across Tampa.