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Florida Car Accident Insurance Probe Widens Need for Mandatory Liability and UM Insurance

At least six more suspects were recently arrested in a widening investigation into automobile insurance fraud allegedly involving numerous area attorneys and medical clinic owners. Investigators allege that the fraudulent activity involves a staggering $23 million. New federal charges were filed against three South Florida clinic owners, an attorney and two chiropractors in the Broward,

Proposed Law Would Require Florida Drivers to Carry Bodily Injury Insurance

Florida lawmakers have proposed new legislation that would require Florida drivers to carry bodily injury coverage on their auto insurance policy in the amount of $25,000 per person and $50,000 per accident to ensure there is minimum coverage in the event of car accidents within Florida. Bodily injury insurance provides coverage to a driver who

Should Florida Rental Car Companies be Required to Carry Accident Injury Insurance?

As it currently stands, rental car companies doing business in the state of Florida are not required to furnish bodily injury insurance coverage to those who rent their vehicles, and otherwise, do not have insurance that would provide coverage in the event of a Florida car accident. Generally, if a person who rents a car

I Was Injured While Riding as an Uber Passenger – Does Uber Have Insurance to Cover My Injuries?

We’re all familiar with Uber. Uber vehicles are all over the roads of Weston, Fort Lauderdale and Miami and often provide a convenient alternative to driving. With that said, Uber vehicles are not immune to car accidents, just like any other vehicle. The difference with Uber accidents is that many times Uber passengers suffer injuries

“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