Obtaining Damages In Florida Alcohol-Related Collisions

By |2018-08-14T10:08:31-07:00August 17th, 2018|Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

Today’s police officers and prosecutors have more tools than ever before with which to catch and convict “drunk drivers.” Yet alcohol is still directly responsible for about a third of the fatal car crashes in the Sunshine State. Alcohol is a depressant that causes unnatural relaxation by slowing motor skills. This substance also gives people [...]

Civil Liability In Alcohol-Related Crashes

By |2017-05-26T06:55:02-07:00May 26th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

Largely because it is such a powerful and widely-available drug, alcohol is a contributing factor in about a third of the fatal car crashes in Florida. What legal recourse do these victims have in civil court? Alcohol is a depressant that slows reaction time, so impaired drivers take longer to react to approaching hazards. Alcohol [...]