February 28 The Ruth Law Team

Although you have rights to seek compensation for your injuries, expenses, and property damage after an accident, collecting from an insurance company will be a battle. How so? Insurance companies will fight to pay you as little as possible. Here are 10 things you MUST know if you’re injured in an auto accident. Adjusters are…

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October 12 The Ruth Law Team

You may already be aware Florida is considered to have the worst drivers in the nation due to millions failing to carry insurance, high DUI rates, and a large number of deaths per thousand drivers. These are all alarming trends, but they aren’t the only concerns to Florida drivers. Wrong-way accidents are also plaguing our…

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May 23 Steven Ruth

On Tuesday evening, May 21, 2013, a 14 year old boy was critically injured when he was hit by a car while attempting to cross U.S. 19. According to Clearwater police, the boy crossed the southbound lanes, hopped over a barrier and entered the northbound lanes, where he was hit. He was not in a…

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March 25 Steven Ruth

An accident involving a pedestrian and a vehicle demonstrates once again the hazard that pedestrians face and the need for drivers to be constantly aware of their surroundings. On Monday, March 18, 2013, at about 7:00am a man ran in front of a Honda Odyssey minivan. According to Officer Mike Jockers of St. Petersburg police, the driver…

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February 8 The Ruth Law Team

On January 26th, 2013 at 6:28 in the early evening, a pickup truck careened into two people out for a leisurely stroll along the normally quiet walkway of Coffee Pot Boulevard in northeast St Petersburg. Gloria Mastell, 67, was thrown into the waters of Coffee Pot Bayou by the impact and died at the scene….

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