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Understanding Scooter Accidents In Tampa

Riding a scooter can be a fun and efficient way to get around Sarasota. Unfortunately, something as simple as a moment of negligence or a roadway accident can lead to a scooter accident involving serious injury or property damages. Common Types of Scooter Accidents Head-on collisions: Crashes involving scooters hitting other vehicles head-on are responsible […]

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Avoid Bicycle Accident Injuries with These Cycling Safety Tips

The bright and sunny weather common during this time of year in Tampa encourages many people to begin getting their bikes out. However, with more bicycles on the road, more bike accidents are likely to occur. Thankfully, there are several steps that cyclists can take to help prevent these accidents from occurring this season. Get […]

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Truck and Bicycle Accidents Increase in 2012

Although traffic fatalities decreased in the United States to the lowest historical rates in some localities, more bicyclists and commercial truck drivers died in 2012 than in previous years. Statistics have indicated a link between the number of miles driven and the number of traffic fatalities. The recent decrease in traffic fatalities coincides with a […]

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Bicyclist Stuck and Killed: Accident Brings Area’s Bicycle Fatality Count to Six in Summer of 2010

Tampa, FL – 53-year-old bicyclist, Diane M. Vega of 306 South Habana Avenue, was struck and killed by an SUV while waiting on a sidewalk for a crosswalk signal to change. Vega is the sixth bicycle fatality in Hillsborough County since July 29th, and the fourth to occur in the city of Tampa.  The accident […]

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