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Amusement Park Safety Tips

Tampa, Florida sees millions of tourists every year for its amusement parks alone. Tampa is home to famous theme parks such as Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, and Legoland Park. If your family is planning a vacation to one of Tampa’s amusement parks, make sure your trip does not include a ride to the emergency room…. read more

Spring Break Safety Tips

Florida is a spring break destination for travelers around the world. The first quarter of 2018 saw a record-breaking 33.2 million visitors come to Florida. A trip to Miami, Daytona Beach, or Disney World might be on your agenda this spring break, but make sure you enjoy your vacation without a trip to the hospital…. read more

Holiday Season Safety

Every year, people end up in the hospital from preventable holiday-related accidents. This holiday season, avoid painful personal injuries, expensive hospital bills, and a Christmas or New Year’s spent in the emergency room by making your personal safety a priority. Take a proactive approach to safety and enjoy your holidays free from injury. If an accident… read more

Autumn Safety Guide 2018

Autumn generally marks the beginning of the holiday season. The holiday season is a time when friends and family gather to celebrate, but they are also a particularly dangerous time when it comes to personal injuries. At Williams Law, P.A., our Tampa injury lawyers know personal injury risks increase during the holiday season. Autumn is… read more

Florida Hit and Run Accidents

A car accident can be a scary and traumatic experience, and an at-fault driver may panic at the thought of liability for another driver’s damages. However, fleeing the scene of an accident is a crime that can lead to significant legal penalties. Due to the extraordinarily high rate of fatal hit-and-run accidents in Florida, it… read more

Is Driving Tired Really Like Driving Drunk?

We all know the inherent dangers of drinking and driving, but what about driving when drowsy? Can being sleepy behind the wheel really be as dangerous as operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs of alcohol? Here’s what you need to know about the dangers of drowsy driving and how you can protect yourself… read more

Airbnb and You: The Ultimate Guide to Liability, Legality and Safety When Using Airbnb

AirBnB in Florida Consumer’s Guide to Legality, Safety, and Liability In the wake of the sharing economy, short-term rental sites such as Airbnb have flourished. They’ve been especially successful in Florida, providing a viable source of supplemental income for homeowners and a competitive alternative to hotels for tourists. But despite the positives, Airbnb largely remains… read more

Florida Texting and Driving Laws

In 2016, 3,450 Americans died in accidents involving distracted drivers. Cell phones are arguably the most dangerous forms of driver distraction, yet approximately 481,000 drivers are using mobile devices while driving at any given time during daylight hours. Like most states, Florida has enacted some sort of “cell phone law” restricting the use of electronic… read more

What You Should Do After a Car Accident in Tampa

A car accident is a scary experience, but it’s vital for every Tampa driver to know what to do after any type of car accident. Your first steps after an accident can jeopardize your personal well-being and hinder your chances of succeeding in any subsequent legal claims for damages. Car accidents can lead to severe… read more

Property Insurance Adjusters Post-Hurricane Irma

The United States has endured catastrophic damage across several states in recent months from record-breaking hurricanes. Hurricane Harvey devastated the Gulf Coast of Texas and the Houston area on August 25, followed by Hurricane Irma’s touchdown in Florida on September 10. Ten days later Hurricane Maria inflicted unprecedented damage across the entirety of Puerto Rico…. read more