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Jodat Law Group Bradenton Offering Phone & Virtual Consultations

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*Jodat Law Group is open. See message below regarding operations. Jodat Law Bradenton is your local, trusted accident injury law firm serving Bradenton, Florida and surrounding areas. Due to the Covid-19 emergency, we are scheduling all consultations to occur by video chat, such as Skype, Hangouts, etc, or by Phone, to serve you and meet…

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Coronavirus Prevention Tips

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Jodat Law Group is concerned with the wellbeing of our fellow friends and neighbors across the Suncoast. We have put together some coronavirus preventative tips, recommended by the CDC, to ensure that everyone has the best chance at avoiding infection of Covid-19 and spreading it to others. WEAR A CLOTH FACE COVERING Whether you are…

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Florida Texting and Driving Law

Car Accidents

The Florida governor recently signed a bill to make texting and driving a primary offense. Here are some of the main points of this new Florida texting and driving law: Florida Texting and Driving Law Main Points – Driver can hold their phone while driving and talking There is one exception to this general rule…

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Best Local Attorney at Readers’ Choice Awards 2019

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Jodat Law Group was voted as ” Best Local Attorney ” for 2019. The Herald-Tribune Media Group holds a public voting contest annually for the readers of their publication and website. Jodat has won “Best Local Attorney” for consecutive years now, dating back to 2014. The Herald-Tribune gives the readers a grocery list of local…

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Divorce Preparation: 6 To-Do’s

Child Custody

If you are thinking about filing for divorce, there are several things to keep in mind before starting the process. Divorce preparation is one of the most important things to do before filing. Below are six tips to help you get ready. Divorce Preparation in 6 Ways Organize Your Financial Documents When preparing to file…

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Golf Cart Injuries: How to Avoid an Accident

Car Accidents

Golf cart injuries are common in the Sunshine State. There is a wide-spread interest in the game of golf due to the favorable conditions and year-round emphasis on outdoor recreation. According to the National Golf Foundation, there are an estimated 1,050 golf courses and 25 million golfers in Florida. Golf Cart Injuries Are Common In…

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Scooter Injuries Are On the Rise

With companies like Uber and Lyft leading the way in the motor-vehicle transportation revolution, there’s a new type of service that is looking to take the next step at innovating the market. Scooter rentals. Customers can simply approach a scooter, unlock it, and rent it using their smart phone. Companies such as Bird Rides, Inc….

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Preventing Playground Injuries

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According to The Center for Disease Control, an average of two-hundred thousand children age 14 and under sustain playground injuries every year. The CDC also states that 45% of playground injuries are concussions, broken bones, dislocations, amputations, or internal injuries. The consequences of playground injuries can be tragic. How to Avoid Playground Injuries Next time…

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How do weather conditions impact roads?

Car Accidents

How Do Weather Conditions Impact Roads? Weather conditions impact roads in a variety of ways including visibility impairments, precipitation, high winds, vehicle performance issues, pavement friction, roadway infrastructure, crash risk, traffic flow, and more. Weather is a major contributor to vehicle crashes, with over 5,748,000 vehicle crashes annually. About 22% of these crashes – nearly 1,259,000 –…

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Don’t Get Distracted Driving, Save a Life

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Don’t Get Distracted Driving – It Could Mean Life or Death “Driving distracted significantly slows a driver’s reaction time to effectively avoid a crash, and no one should take that risk,” warns DHSMV Executive Director Terry L. Rhodes. Just in the year 2016, there were nearly 50,000 crashes as a result of distracted driving in the state…

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