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Apple Introduces Software Aimed at Curbing Phone Use Behind the Wheel

Apple has announced an upcoming software update that will include a feature it hopes will help keep drivers from using their phones while driving.  The Do Not Disturb While Driving Mode will enable iPhones to detect when someone may be driving and will automatically silence notifications to keep the screen dark.  Users will have the

Florida Tractor-Trailer Accident Kills Drivers of Both Vehicles

A Florida truck driver died in a serious trucking accident on I-75.  According to Florida Highway Patrol, the driver of the at-fault tractor-trailer, a Florida native, was travelling on I-75, when he failed to reduce the speed of his truck as he came upon another tractor-trailer. The result was a fatal rear-end accident between these

Florida Wrong-Way Accident Involving Tractor-Trailer Ends with Fatality

A 73-year-old woman travelling in the wrong direction on the Florida Turnpike collided with a tractor-trailer. The woman was travelling north in the southbound lanes and came upon the tractor-trailer so quickly that the truck driver was unable to avoid the car accident, resulting in a devastating head-on collision. The tractor-trailer then hit the guardrail

Trial Begins in Florida Tractor-Trailer Accident Case

Trial is now underway in a case stemming from a 2012 accident where a tractor-trailer struck a disabled vehicle on I-75. A woman and her 12-year-old son were sitting idle in their stranded vehicle after it had been struck in a prior accident by another driver who fled the scene. The first collision left their

“Lane-Diving” is Increasing Car Accidents on I-95 Between Fort Lauderdale and Miami

If you’ve ever driven on I-95 in Miami, chances are you’ve seen someone engaging in “lane-diving.” A large (and increasing) stretch of I-95 in Miami is divided by plastic orange poles separating the express and general purpose lanes. Lane-diving occurs when a driver runs over these poles either entering or exiting the express lanes outside