It’s dangerous to be a pedestrian in Florida, and it’s only getting more so. Between the years 2010 and 2019, South Florida (including the Bradenton, Sarasota, Tampa, and Lakewood Ranch regions) was the 13th most dangerous area for pedestrians in the country. The top spot went to Orlando, and overall Florida was number one in pedestrian deaths in the nation.

Experiencing an auto accident in the Sarasota area is more than just the day of the accident. Approximately 1,100 auto accidents occur every day in Florida, and this averages out to over 400,000 accidents occurring throughout the state each year. Of the over 400,000 accidents that occur each year in Florida, 256,000 result in injuries and of those injuries around

If you live, work and drive around the Sarasota or Parrish areas, then the sight of a large, commercial freight hauling truck on the freeways and highways of Florida is a familiar sight. Cargo trucks are a crucial link in the logistics chain, often completing the critical “last mile” that brings products directly to retailers so that people can use

In the United States, Florida ranked 14th in distracted driving fatalities for the 2019-2020 period. The 2019-2020 period alone saw more than 500 distracted driving related fatalities, and more than 56,000 total distracted driving accidents in all. In 2022, the FLHSMV launched its first distracted driving campaign during National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, encouraging drivers to Put it

Florida residents that live and work in places like Parrish or Palmetto are generally more concerned with putting in an honest day’s work and collecting the salary that comes with it. Unfortunately, not all workers in Florida have the same level of safety. Some occupations put workers at more risk of injury or even death, and Florida has the numbers

Most people try to avoid auto accidents throughout their driving careers. However, that isn’t always possible. Of course, there are about a million reasons why that is, but we’re focusing on a particular topic today, truck driving accidents. Have you seen roadways in Bradenton and elsewhere recently? If that’s the case, you’ve probably noticed commercial trucks what feels like

According to Statista, there were around 228.2 million licensed drivers across the United States in 2020. Of course, individual states had varying numbers of these motorists. For instance, California had the most drivers of any state, with 27,005,302. Then, Texas came in second with 17,667,039 and rounding out the top three was Florida, featuring 15,715,373 licensed drivers.

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