Click It or Ticket: The Safety of Seat Belts

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Click It or Ticket: The Safety of Seat Belts

Click It or Ticket: The Safety of Seat Belts In the realm of road safety, few measures have proven as effective as the simple act of buckling up. Seatbelts are often overlooked as important but stand as a crucial barrier between life and death on the roads. As we delve into the significance of seatbelts,…

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April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month As spring blossoms and we emerge from staying indoors during winter, April also brings a reminder of critical awareness. April is Distracted Driving Awareness month, help Barnes Cohen & Sullivan spread important information for drivers to reflect on their behaviors behind the wheel. In a society where there are…

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Navigating the Personal Injury Claims Process

Navigating the Personal Injury Claims Process Suffering from an injury due to the negligence of others can be a traumatic experience. Navigating the legal process to seek compensation for your injuries can seem complex. Understanding what to expect during a personal injury case can help reduce stress and uncertainty. At Barnes Cohen & Sullivan, our…

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Riding the Sunshine State: Florida Motorcycle Statistics

Florida Motorcycle Accident Statistics While Florida is an attractive destination for many travelers, it is especially popular with motorcyclists. Sunny days tend to make more people be outdoors in many ways. However, while Florida has many sunny days, there are also many rainy days in the Spring and Summer months. An unexpected change in weather…

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How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim?

How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim? Navigating a Personal Injury Claim is not easy, especially without an experienced attorney on your side. If you have been injured due in an accident in Florida or Georgia, call Barnes Cohen & Sullivan for a Free Consultation. After an injury due to someone…

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The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Dangers of Distracted Driving According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association, “driver distraction is believed to be a factor in a substantial percentage of collisions”. Research conducted by the NHTSA found that 10-50% percent of rear-end collisions may be related to distracted driving. If you’ve been injured in an auto accident due to someone…

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Alarming Rise in Pedestrian Accidents

Navigating the Alarming Rise in Pedestrian Accidents Being a pedestrian on roads has gotten increasingly dangerous over the years. According to the Governors Highway Safety Association, 824 pedestrian fatalities occurred in the state of Florida in 2022. Florida was also ranked the second most deadly in the nation for pedestrian deaths, according to Smart Growth…

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Don’t Become a Statistic

DON’T BECOME A STATISTIC Jacksonville, FL has hosted one of the most prominent college football games since 1933, the Florida Georgia football game. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, October 28, 2023. With thousands of people attending the game, the event will also bring even more patrons to downtown Jacksonville. During football season,…

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Check Twice for Motorcycles

Check Twice for Motorcycles   A 34-year old motorcyclist died Thursday, October 5, 2023 after colliding into another vehicle in Nassau County on U.S. 17. According to the crash report, “the man riding the motorcycle was headed south on U.S. 17 around 6:20 a.m. when the SUV, which was headed north, turned into its path”…

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Waycross Fatal Firetruck Accident

Waycross Fatal Firetruck Accident Waycross Fatal Firetruck Accident claimed the life of a firefighter last week. Bobby “Blue” Smith was on duty riding in the front seat of the firetruck when the truck crashed and overturned. The crash occurred in Waycross Georgia on Manor-Millwood Road around 12:30 last Thursday. According to the Georgia State Patrol…

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