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TALLAHASSEE, FL (July 1, 2019) — Starting today, it is illegal in Florida to text on your smart phone while you’re driving. The texting while driving ban is one of more than a dozen new laws passed by the Florida Legislature during the 2019 legislative session and signed into law by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
An unfortunate milestone has been reached. The number of children who have died from heat exhaustion inside vehicles has risen dramatically. Eight hundred children have died in hot cars since records began in 1998, according to NoHeatStroke.org. On average, 38 children die each year in hot cars, according to the safety organization Kids and Cars. That’s about one death
As Summer heats up experienced, and novice boaters, hit the water for fun with friends and and family. No one ever leaves the dock expecting not to return. And yet, on Florida waters in 2018, 59 did just that. Another 307 were injured, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission 2018 Boating Accident
Prior to this particular case, all smoke detectors were the same to me. Then in 2010, I was called on to assist in a case involving the untimely death of a family in a house fire. The family was sleeping in their home when a fire in the living room started because of a surge
Each day in the United States, approximately 9 people are killed and more than 1,000 injured in crashes that are reported to involve a distracted driver. Distracted driving is driving while doing another activity that takes your attention away from driving. Distracted driving can increase the chance of a motor vehicle crash. What are the