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Florida rest stops for truckers and motorists

Archives, Trucking Accidents

Good news for truck drivers and all Florida motorists.  The Florida Department of Transportation operates 53 rest areas along Florida’s interstate highways.  These rest areas provide a comfortable, safe, and secure place for those traveling in Florida to stop and rest.  Most of rest areas are about 45 minutes apart from each other.  They give…

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Tractor-trailer statistics

Archives, Trucking Accidents

Did you know that there are over 3,000 tractor-trailer accidents every year in Florida?  Many are because of driver negligence or fatigue.  Some are simply because of reckless driving, which includes speeding, failure to yield right of way, weaving in and out of lanes and just not paying attention. Because of the huge size of…

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