72 of 695 Nursing Homes in Florida Rate Only 1 Star by Medicare.Gov

Medicare.gov, the official U.S. government site for Medicare, rates nursing homes across the country and allows website readers to compare various facilities. This feature, called Nursing Home Compare has detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country. A recent search shows that 72 of 695 nursing homes in Florida were [...]

Drunk Boater in Florida Keys Accident Injures Passengers

Kevin Scott Lancaster was arrested by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission for boating under the influence, gross negligence and having an inadequate number of life jackets on his craft after slamming a boat in to the Garrison Bight Channel Light #3 near Fleming Key off of Key West on May 10. Eight people [...]

F-150 Dash Warping – Have you been offered a replacement??

Owners of 2015-2019 Ford F-150s across the nation have been vocal for years about the increasing number of vehicles with dashboard warping and splitting. In many cases, this dashboard defect became evident within a month of purchasing the vehicles. Despite the many complaints, Ford has spent years refusing to take responsibility and address the warping [...]

Florida’s Residents Suffer at the Hands of Negligent Commercial Truckers

The severity of a recent Colorado commercial truck accident, which included 28 vehicles and killed four, has prompted widespread concern about the growing number of deadly commercial vehicle crashes. Today, a noteworthy rise in the number of accidents involving commercial vehicles is occurring both nationally and within the state of Florida. In 2018, there were [...]

Multiple Fatality Car Crash in Kendall Caused By Drunk Driving

This is a terrible story, but one we hear about too often. And this time, right here in the Kendall area. This past September, Kritzia Lopez drove the wrong way on Florida's Turnpike. At the time, she was under the influence of alcohol and marijuana – sadly, a deadly combination. The wreck occurred near Southwest [...]

Medication Errors Kill Thousands Yearly, and Elders Are Particularly At Risk – How That Impacts Seniors Living in Florida

Approximately 7,000 to 9,000 people die annually in the United States due to medication errors. On top of that, hundreds of thousands of other patients experience health complications or adverse reactions related to a prescribed medication or improperly prescribed medication. In fact, medication errors are so widespread that they cost the U.S. $40 billion in [...]