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Auto Accidents Can Affect Insurance Rates Long After Claim is Settled

An auto accident can stay on your motor vehicle record for years, but the precise amount of time varies by state, as well as any violations of law related to the accident.  For example, in Florida, a motor vehicle accident can stay on your driving record for three to five years, if you were issued

Three Men Arrested in Staged Car Accident Scam

Three Broward men have been charged with staging a car accident in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, alleged to have been recruiting and paying people to fake injuries and undergo unnecessary medical treatments. Rone Petidos, of Coral Springs, Patrick Logene of Fort Lauderdale, and Marc La Pierre of Coconut Creek, all face a single count of insurance fraud, which

Woman Sends Eerie Text Minutes Before Fatal Accident

A woman allegedly driving drunk, sent a text message to an ex-boyfriend, detailing the fact that she was intoxicated while driving and that if anything were to happen, it would be his fault. Mila Dago allegedly texted “Driving drunk woo…I’ll be dead thanks to you.” In a startling turn of events, the text message came

Florida Accident Kills 2-Year-Old, Injures 10, Driver Facing DUI Charge

A 24-year-old woman is now being charged with DUI manslaughter after allegedly causing a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 75.  According to Florida Highway Patrol, a 2-year-old passenger was killed and the driver and 10 other passengers, including eight children, were injured in the collision. On Saturday, Shameka L. Jones was driving a Ford Expedition

Apparent Abuse of Helpful Personal Injury Insurance

Three individuals were arrested by the Florida Division of Insurance Fraud for the operation of an unlicensed medical clinic that was an integral part of a wider personal injury protection (PIP) fraud scheme, according to officials. Unity Pain and Injury Center was allegedly owned by Dr. Lherisson Domond of South Florida, from February to December