The Dangers of Florida’s Turnpike and Toll Highways


The Sunshine State boosts over 700 miles of toll roads, bridges and causeways, more than any other state in the country. Some of the most notable toll roads include I-75 and Florida’s Turnpike, which dates back to 1957. These roadways were originally designed to reduce traffic congestion and generate funding for improved infrastructure without taxing […]

When Is The Car Manufacturer At Fault for an Auto Accident?

According to Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FHSMV), the year 2019 saw more than 400,000 reported auto accidents. The organization noted various crash types, from pedestrian crashes to hit and runs. But there’s one question they don’t answer: When is the car manufacturer at fault for an auto accident? Automotive Defects and Car Accidents The car […]

When To Hire An Auto Accident Attorney

In the U.S. alone, there are over 6 million auto accidents every year. While the majority aren’t fatal, about half of all accidents do result in injuries. If you’ve been in one of those accidents, you may be wondering how to handle the insurance companies and how to get the potential compensation you deserve. In cases like […]

Should I Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident?

Car accidents are a startling experience that can have a lasting impact on physical and mental well being. When people are injured in a car accident they will often work directly with their insurance company for a settlement. While this can most certainly be done, working with an attorney after a car accident can be in your […]

5 Mistakes People Make After An Auto Accident

Common Mistakes After Car Accident Each year, millions of auto accidents occur all across the United States. While the aftermath of some collisions can be devastating, many of the mistakes people make following a car accident can worsen the situation. Whether it’s a simple fender bender or a fatal wreck, avoiding these common mistakes after […]

What You Need to Know If You’ve Been in a Pedestrian Auto Accident

Florida is one of the most dangerous states for pedestrians when it comes to auto accidents. According to the Florida DHSMV, in 2017, there were over 9,000 pedestrian auto accidents and over 600 pedestrian fatalities. As a pedestrian, you have legal rights. It’s important to understand what these rights are, and what course of action you […]

What To Do After a Car Accident

Have you been in a car accident? Wondering what to do next? Well, you found the right article. Car accidents and injuries can be scary, nerve-wracking and a pain in the backside. Peter Porcaro, your (future) auto accident attorney, has litigated car accidents and personal injuries for years. Follow his steps to get started on the […]

Car Accidents in Florida Are on The Rise

Car Accidents in Florida Are on The Rise April is known as Distracted Driving Month and the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) recently released statistics and data that showed 2017 was the worst year on record for accidents involving distracted drivers in Florida. In addition, there were a total of 387,900 total car crashes that amassed […]