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September 2018 Archives

Hydroplaning, a constant threat during the rainy season

Florida residents probably know that they should be careful in the rain because of the threat of hydroplaning. In fact, the first 10 minutes of rainfall pose the greatest risk because that's the time when water mixes with the oil residue on the road and immediately forms a slippery surface. After that, the water will begin to wash away most, but not all, of the residue.

The Health Hazards of Hotel Housekeeping

The tourism industry is a 24-hour playground of activity for many people visiting the southern coast of Florida. Undoubtedly, hotel housekeepers have their days and nights filled with a high-demand for attentive customer service. The turn-over rate for prepping a room for its next guest is often a narrow window of time. During the rush between check-ins, workers experience a significant amount of physical and mental stress.

Winning SSD hearings with representation

Florida residents who have representation with them during Social Security Disability or Supplemental Security Income hearings typically have a higher chance of winning their case. The manner in which disability hearings are conducted is very similar to how some court proceedings are executed. There has to be a properly prepared case, and the positions and arguments of the case have to be properly presented to the administrative law judge.

Florida is one of the most dangerous states for motorcycle riders

If you are one of the 595,946 people who are registered to ride a motorcycle in Florida, this post will be very important for you to read. Florida has consistently been ranked as one of the top states in the country for motorcycle injuries and deaths. You can blame the weather and the year-round ability to ride that brings out so many motorcycles, but despite efforts to make the roads safer, motorcycle crashes and injuries continue to occur.