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What Happens if You Leave The Scene of an Accident if Someone is Injured?

Did you know that Florida law considers communications between police officers and parties involved in motor vehicle accidents are privileged.  In other words, statements made to the police cannot be used against you in any way. This is called the Accident Report Privilege. Under Florida Statute 316.066(4), accident reports are not admissible as evidence in any trial, Learn More “What Happens if You Leave The Scene of an Accident if Someone is Injured?”

After a Collision, Can Your Statements to The Police be Used Against You?

Did you know that Florida law considers communications between police officers and parties involved in motor vehicle accidents to be privileged? In other words, statements made to the police cannot be used against you. This is called the Accident Report Privilege. Under Florida Statute 316.066(4), accident reports are not admissible as evidence in any trial, Learn More “After a Collision, Can Your Statements to The Police be Used Against You?”

What is Negligence?

Negligence cases like automobile accidents seem straight forward to most lay people. If a car is sitting at a red light and gets hit from behind by another car, one would easily say that the person that caused the crash was negligent. But what does that word “negligent” really mean in the context of a Learn More “What is Negligence?”

Combating The Domestic Outbreak of Zika Virus

Zika in South Florida Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the release of genetically engineered mosquitoes in Florida and the state is looking to an experimental study by a British company called Oxitec. The Florida Keys Mosquito Control District, in collaboration with Oxitec, will begin field trials to release genetically modified Aedes aegypti mosquitoes as Learn More “Combating The Domestic Outbreak of Zika Virus”