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Distracted Driving Facts and Statistics

By Andrew Sholtes |

According to the CDC, NHTSA statistics compiled within the past five years indicate that more than 1000 people are injured every day in distracted driver crashes every day. In addition to those injured, approximately 9 people are killed each day in distracted driver crashes. NHTSA reports that in 2017, there were over 3000 deaths… Read More »

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Ways to Avoid Personal Injury in the Treasure Coast

By Andrew Sholtes |

Whether the season of thanks puts you on the road to visit family or you decide to stay home in the Treasure Coast, you should take some time to consider and begin thinking about the some of the best ways to avoid personal injury during the holidays. Sholtes Law offers some of the ways… Read More »

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Bicycle Accident Damages in Fort Pierce

By Andrew Sholtes |

The Fort Pierce area is a great location for riding bicycles. With the number of bike riding trails and warm weather all year long, bike riding can bring several opportunities for bicyclists throughout the Treasure Coast and the Sunshine State. Often times, opportunities for bike riding turn into bicycle accidents which are usually caused… Read More »

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Fort Pierce Distracted Driving and the Holiday Season

By Andrew Sholtes |

Fort Pierce and the entire Sunshine State is a wonderful place to be during the holiday season. This is a time where there’s an increase in traffic as people travel to and from to visit family, go shopping and engage in the holiday festivities. Sholtes Law wants to keep everyone happy and safe this… Read More »

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Negligent Road Design Causes Car Accidents

By Andrew Sholtes |

Fort Pierce is known as the Sunrise City. It’s a great place to be whether during the winter holidays or summer for fun in the sun. But Fort Pierce, the Treasure Coast community, and other cities across the U.S. are not immune to negligent road design and road issues like potholes. This article will… Read More »

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Weighing the Pros and Cons of Obtaining Uninsured Motorist Coverage in Fort Pierce

By Andrew Sholtes |

We live in a state where we have the option to choose or decline uninsured motorist coverage. In fact, the Insurance Information Institute tells us that one in eight drivers were uninsured according to a 2017 study by the Insurance Research Council.  Although uninsured motorist coverage is an important coverage, many people opt out… Read More »

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The Basics of Negligence in Fort Pierce Personal Injury Claims

By Andrew Sholtes |

Personal injury claims occur as a result of events such as vehicle accidents, workplace accidents like carpal tunnel syndrome, and slip and falls. When most people think of personal injury claims, their first thought is the fact that the claim involves an injury of some sort. What they don’t realize is the most important… Read More »

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Indicators of Distracted Driving in Fort Pierce

By Andrew Sholtes |

Distracted driving is a leading cause of serious bodily harm, injuries and death. It has become a growing problem within our community and throughout the nation. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) reports there were almost 50,000 crashes involving distracted driving in our state alone, in 2016. Because Sholtes Law,… Read More »

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Contributing Factors of Motorcycle Accidents in Fort Pierce

By Andrew Sholtes |

The State of Florida is one of the most dangerous states for riding motorcycles. These accidents often result in serious personal injuries or death. Because Sholtes Law wants to keep motorcycle riders safe in and throughout the Fort Pierce community, here’s some information to know about the contributing factors of motorcycle accidents. Motorists Failure… Read More »

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What Fort Pierce Should Know about JackKnife Truck Accidents

By Andrew Sholtes |

Approximately 2 million motorists travel on Florida’s Turnpike each day. Although some of the motorists use the turnpike to reach various destinations around Florida, commercial vehicles such as trucks use this same 500 mile stretch of tolls to transport goods. Many of the trucks travel through the Fort Pierce community.  Because the Sunshine State… Read More »

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