However, just recently, this relationship between patient and medical professional was tested even further because of one bad apple that made every single one of those mistakes over the course of a few months.
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Tampa-St. Petersburg, FL - Accident News and Resources including car, bicycle, motorcycle and truck accidents and much more.
Tampa and St. Petersburg - The bay cities of Florida with stunning beaches
Though they lack a world-renowned theme park like Orlando, the cities of Tampa and St. Petersburg, both situated around the Tampa Bay, use their attractive beaches and regularly warm weather to draw in tourists each year. The area is the second largest metropolitan statistical area in Florida by population.
Major highways around the bay
- I-75, runs north-south along the east side of the bay and passes along the east side of Tampa.
- I-4, which goes from the heart of Tampa eastward towards Lakeland and Orlando.
- I-275, cuts through the center of Tampa, crosses Old Tampa Bay, and passes through St. Petersburg.
All types of accidents in Tampa-St. Petersburg
- Tampa-St. Petersburg commercial trucking accidents
- Tampa-St. Petersburg car accidents
- Tampa-St. Petersburg motorcycle accidents
- Tampa-St. Petersburg pedestrian accidents
- Tampa-St. Petersburg bicycle accidents
- Tampa-St. Petersburg drunk driving accidents
- Tampa-St. Petersburg train accidents
- Tampa-St. Petersburg aircraft accidents
Searching for an injured friend or relative? Here are the main local hospitals:
Grief Support and Other Helpful Groups
- The Life Center of Tampa Counseling
- Anderson-McQueen Funeral and Grief Support Services
- Griefnet.org Online Grief Support
- Tampa Bay Cycle
Where to find legal assistance after you or a loved one are involved in a Tampa Bay-area accident
After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from an experienced Tampa personal injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows how insurance policies work, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, a Tampa wrongful death attorney will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Tampa accident lawyer can do to help.
Accident reports by county
Depending on whether or not the at-fault party’s insurance company is disputing liability in a case, these witnesses can be extremely helpful when it comes to proving the defendant’s breach of the applicable duty of care, the extent and amount of the plaintiff’s damages, or both.
Some people have asked me if you have to be a current Dolman Law Group client in order to use the Dolman Law Group app. The answer is absolutely not. In fact, the app is designed to help everyone collect the right information when they’re injured in a car accident, and then give them access to a local, experienced attorney.
After almost every major mass shooting, of which we have a lot in the US, lawsuits begin to be filed a few weeks after the incident. Lawsuits were filed after the Pulse massacre; after Newtown, after Aurora; and after Virginia Tech.
After a hit and run, victims are usually left feeling helpless because they don’t know who performed the act; whereas, after a car accident, they can confront the owner of the car that did the damage.
To sustain a claim for construction site injuries, a victim must first prove that the owner of the land—or the construction company in charge of the premises—was legally responsible for causing the injuries.
Road rage is not a rare occurrence. In fact, 2% of drivers admit to trying to run an aggressor off the road. That is pretty scary stuff considering that number amounts to 1 in 50. How many time do you encounter 50 cars on your commute to and from work? Probably tens of times.
News broke after the storm that many nursing homes and assisted living facilities had lost power, subjecting their residents to the grave dangers of heat exhaustion and dehydration. With no backup generator or backup plan, these facilities reached out to state officials but received little help, and now the death toll continues to climb.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified the leading causes of TBI to be falls, motor vehicle and pedestrian-related accidents, collision-related (being struck by or against) events, and violent assaults.
Most recent accident reports
Hillsborough County officials were on the scene of a deadly two-car crash in Thonotosassa on U.S. Highway 301 Monday morning.
Two people are dead after a crash on Bloomingdale Avenue in the Brandon area.
The Hillsborough County Sheriff's office says a vehicle was going east on Bloomingdale when it went off road.
A motorcycle rider was killed when he ran a red light and slammed into a car on Dale Mabry Highway at Fletcher Avenue, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
A seven-year-old Pompano Beach boy died Saturday from injuries sustained in a crash during a motorcycle/all-terrain vehicle race in Myakka City.
A 29-year-old Plant City man died early Saturday morning from injuries sustained in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 4 in Hillsborough County.
A Lakeland Police Officer was injured in a car accident Sunday night at the intersection of Massachusetts and Plum Street in Lakeland.
A 12-year-old girl was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after a car hit her near Seminole High School.
Two pedestrians are dead and two others injured after they were struck by a car in south Florida.
The crash happened Saturday at about 8 a.m. in Sebring, about 80 miles south of Orlando.
A 76-year-old Tampa woman died Saturday from injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 75.