Our cellphones have become such an integral part of our daily lives that it can be difficult at times to put them down. However, this dependence can lead a person to engage in the risky act of texting and driving. When this happens, it is very easy to cause a car accident that injures or kills another person. Florida has recently taken steps to encourage motorists to put down their cellphones while driving.
Florida is a popular place to board a cruise ship for a relaxing vacation on the ocean, and in fact, many major cruise lines are headquartered in the Sunshine State. However, for some people a dream vacation aboard a cruise ship turns into a nightmare if they are injured in a cruise ship accident. If this happens, cruise ship accident victims may wonder who they can hold responsible for the injuries and damages they suffered.
Owning a home can be a source of pride, and many homeowners in Florida take great lengths to care for their home. Unfortunately, disasters such as fires, sinkholes, hurricanes or strong winds could all cause significant damage to one's home. In such situations, homeowners may feel relieved that they have homeowner's insurance.