The phrase “commercial motor vehicle” can be confusing. When most people think of a commercial vehicle, they think of a large truck. However, the actual definition shows us that there is more to it than that. When we look at commercial motor vehicles, we will turn to two definitions: both definitions are used to describe…Read More
What is Considered a Commercial Motor Vehicle?
A 54-year-old man was killed when his SUV collided with a JTA bus full of passengers. According to a First Coast News report, the fatal bus accident occurred on Beach Boulevard at St. Johns Bluff in Jacksonville the morning of April 16, 2015. Authorities say the SUV slammed into the bus, but they have not…Read More
When the law firm of Farah & Farah in Jacksonville heard about a proposed bus line that would easily connect Jacksonville’s downtown to its beaches by ferrying passengers back and forth every 30 minutes, we thought, “What a great idea.” Then we said, “Where do we sign up?” Well, it turns out that helping to…Read More
A 14-year-old Pompano Beach boy run over by a Broward County bus is in a medically induced coma and remains in critical condition, according to an attorney hired by the boy’s family. Although investigators are still piecing together why the tragedy happened, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports that investigators say the boy had run…Read More
The Law Firm of Farah & Farah in Jacksonville has learned that two lawsuits have been filed against the bus driver and the bus company in connection with the fatal charter bus crash at Miami International Airport (MIA) that claimed three passenger’s lives. The family of a passenger who was critically injured during the crash…Read More
Two passengers were killed and three critically injured when a too-tall charter bus smashed into the bottom of a concrete overpass at Miami International Airport. The bus driver drove into the overpass, despite three large yellow signs warning of overpass vehicle height requirements. One of the signs reads: “High Vehicle STOP Turn Left.” Despite the…Read More