Michael Steinger

Do Red Light Cameras Actually Reduce Car Accidents?

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After a slowdown in red light camera installations across the state, Tennessee may finally decide to declare the program a total loss. State legislators are introducing a bill in 2020 that would effectively ban their use. Opponents of red-light cameras praise the move, saying the devices do little more than generate revenue for local governments

What Causes Jaw and Ear Pain after a Car Accident?

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The forces of a car accident are enormous. When these forces act upon the human body, it can often cause damage in subtle ways. Car accident injury victims may notice delayed problems or mysterious symptoms, including jaw or ear pain. According to the HyperPhysics research project from Georgia State University, even a minor accident at

Car Accident Report: How Florida Compares to the Rest of the U.S.

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Accounting for both our population size and the average number of miles we travel, Florida has a higher rate of deadly accidents than the rest of the U.S. Our state also has a higher proportion of the total amount of all car accidents compared to our proportion of the total U.S. population. These conclusions are

Why Miami Car Accidents Are On the Rise

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Compared to the rest of Florida, Miami-Dade County is not so bad when it comes to car accidents. But compared to the U.S. as a whole, Miami’s roads look incredibly dangerous. Road fatalities per mile, fatalities per 100,000 people, pedestrian fatalities, DUI accidents, hit and runs — in all of these categories Florida beats the

Using Dash Cam Evidence in Your Car Accident Claim

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Many people in Florida and throughout the country are purchasing dashboard-mounted cameras, colloquially known as “dash cams,” to record their daily driving adventures. In most cases, individuals use dash cams to provide evidence in the event they are involved in a car accident or a police traffic stop. Because of this, drivers may want to

Steinger, Greene & Feiner Announces Winner of 2019 Hispanic Heritage Scholarship

Sabrina Rubis

We are pleased to announce that Maryland resident Sabrina Rubis has been awarded our annual Hispanic Heritage Law Student Scholarship for 2019! Sabrina currently attends the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and is expected to graduate in 2022. Upon graduation, Sabrina hopes to work with a non-profit organization or a public

Steinger, Greene & Feiner Announces Winner of Fall 2019 Child Advocacy Scholarship

gabriella sergi

We are pleased to announce that California resident Gabriella Sergi has been awarded the semi-annual Law Scholarship for Child Advocates for 2019. Gabriella is attending the University of California Hastings College of the Law and is expected to graduate in 2022. She plans to become a Public Defender to serve those impacted by mass incarceration.

Why We Love South Florida’s Top Neighborhoods

At Steinger, Greene & Feiner, all of our personal injury lawyers have either lived in South Florida for their entire lives or have planted new roots here. And we love our neighborhoods! Some of us live in historic areas, while others live in recently developed neighborhoods. We also know that no neighborhood is perfect. There’s

When Can You Sue a Car Manufacturer for an Accident?

Some car accident injuries are the fault of a careless driver, but others may be the result of a car manufacturer selling a dangerous product to the public. Defects in a vehicle can directly cause a dangerous accident, such as when a brake line failure prevents someone from stopping. Alternatively, a defective vehicle can make

How Prescriptions Can Affect Your Driving Safety

Prescription medications can often side effects that make it impossible to drive safely. Yet, while most people are aware of the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol or illegal drugs, many disregard the warnings to not operate a vehicle or other heavy machinery after taking certain prescription drugs. Other drugs can cause drowsiness