Many people, both men and women, can feel nervous about spending the night in a hotel or motel that they’ve never been to before -and for good reason. Unfortunately, violent assaults, including sexual assaults to tourists, travelers, vacationers and locals can and do happen in Miami. Whether you are visiting… Continue reading What You Should Know About Sexual Assaults in Miami HotelsContinue Reading
How can I protect myself at gas stations?
With reports of gas station crimes and fires in Florida on the rise, you may be wondering what you can do to protect yourself while you are at the pump. According to Credit Donkey, gas station fires cause injury to at least 50 people annually. For every 13 fuel stations,… Continue reading How can I protect myself at gas stations?Continue Reading
Hidden dangers of parking lots
Many Hillsborough area residents are more concerned about their vehicles than they are about their personal safety in parking lots. However, many parking lots have hidden dangers that can make them unsafe places. Although business owners provide their patrons with parking facilities to accommodate their vehicles, they must also ensure… Continue reading Hidden dangers of parking lotsContinue Reading
What Is Negligent Security?
When a person is injured in an assault in a shopping center, resort, hotel or other public area, some may the blame on the perpetrator or society. However, the property owner may have some responsibility. Under Florida law, property owners are responsible for injuries caused by criminal attack if the… Continue reading What Is Negligent Security?Continue Reading
Compensating Victims Of Assault
Assault victims often feel left out of the criminal justice system. The perpetrator of a violent crime may or may not be arrested and punished. Even if the perpetrator goes to prison, the victim’s life may never be the same. While nothing can undo the trauma of an assault or… Continue reading Compensating Victims Of AssaultContinue Reading