Seeking insurance support after a hurricane

Many people long to live in Florida due to the lovely climate and beautiful scenery. While the environment is a big perk for any Floridian, there is also the reality that the state is likely to experience hurricanes on a somewhat regular basis. Fortunately, many of...

What should I do if I see an inebriated driver?

One of the most deadly things that Americans do every day is to get into a car. Driving a car is dangerous for multiple reasons, and inebriated drivers only help to up the death toll significantly. Driving while drunk is a serious problem in Florida and across the...

What is bad faith insurance?

With all the different types of insurance that you are expected to hold, hearing the term “bad faith Insurance” may be confusing. You may believe that this is a type of insurance you are supposed to hold in order to protect yourself against “bad faith” (whatever that...

Know the penalties for Florida DUI

Florida law defines driving under the influence as either being obviously impaired behind the wheel or having measured blood alcohol content above 0.08%. The state imposes significant fines as well as jail time for DUI convictions. Learn more about the potential...

Does insurance mediation carry downsides?

You and your insurer do not see eye to eye on your property claim. You believe your insurance company is lowballing damages to your Florida home. Then your insurer offers a solution: go to mediation to help resolve your dispute. While neutral mediators can help...

How to spot an aggressive dog

People living in Florida will likely encounter dogs on a frequent basis. While many dogs are friendly, it is important to be able to determine if a dog is aggressive and should not be approached. Even if a dog’s owner says the animal is friendly, that does not...

Drug schedules in Florida

The penalties for drug convictions depend a great deal on what drug a person has. There are five schedules of controlled substances in the Florida Statutes. The law provides a detailed list of the drug types that fall into each category. Schedule I A person who...