Archive for June, 2016

  • June 24, 2016

Jacksonville Motorcycle Accidents Causing Slipped Disc Injuries

Motorcycle accidents lead to numerous different types of injuries including herniated or ruptured spinal discs. Spinal discs are made of supple pads that fill in the gap between the bones in the spinal column or vertebrae. A slipped disc happens when the inner material…

  • June 17, 2016

Jacksonville Store Liability for a Slip and Fall Accident

Any store that welcomes customers onto the property has a duty to keep them reasonably safe. An “unreasonable” condition that contributes to a fall can lead to an injury claim against the store. Whether it’s a “big box” nationwide chain,…

  • June 10, 2016

Auto Collisions in Jacksonville Work Zones

The U.S. Department of Transportation[1] Federal Highway Administration provides that in 2010, there were 87,606 crashes in work zones. That administration also provides that during the past 5 years in work zone crashes more than 4,400 persons died (85 percent…

  • June 8, 2016

Jacksonville Mild Brain Injuries

The term “mild brain injury” can be misleading. The term “mild” is used in reference to the severity of the initial physical trauma that caused the injury. It does not indicate the severity of the consequences of the injury.  The Centers for Disease…

  • June 2, 2016

Marijuana Use and Jacksonville Drivers

The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence [1] confirms that marijuana use leads to impaired drivers: “Since marijuana is the second most commonly used drug associated with drinking and drugged driving after alcohol, it is important to understand why…