Wayne Hogan

Practice Areas: Auto Accidents

Chrysler Recalls 1.5 Million Jeeps at Risk for Fire

Chrysler is recalling 1.5 million vehicles.  The recall covers 1993-1998 Jeep Grand Cherokees and 2002-2007 Jeep Liberty.  It has been documented that these Jeeps are subject to the possibility of a fire in a rear-end collision.  To date, there have been at least 37 accidents that caused fires and resulted in 51 deaths. All of […]

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GM Recalling over 230,000 Vehicles

General Motors is adding 231,000 vehicles to a previous recall last August involving 249,000 SUV’s for a short circuit board in the driver’s door that could lead to a fire. Vehicles included in both recalls are the 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT and GMC Envoy XL and the 2006-2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, Buick Rainier, Saab […]

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Leslie A. Goller Named JWLA’s Woman Lawyer of the Year

The Jacksonville Women’s Lawyers Association (JWLA) chose Leslie Goller as its Woman Lawyer of the Year. The award was presented at JWLA’s 2013 Judicial Reception at the River Club in downtown Jacksonville. “JWLA chose a lawyer with caring, determination and heart, ” said Wayne Hogan.  JWLA’s Woman of the Year Award recognizes the honoree for significant contributions in […]

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Stay Safe Motorcycling This Summer

Summer is here which means motorcycle season is in full swing. Motorcycling can be extremely fun and can deliver many exciting memories. The beautiful scenery and weather here in Jacksonville provide motorcyclists with ideal conditions while riding. However, Safe motorcycling is great source of entertainment, unfortunately, accidents do occur. In fact, one out of every […]

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Distracted Driving is Not Cured with Hands-free Devices

An additional study has confirmed prior studies that even using hands-free technology with your cell phone to talk or text while driving causes you to drive distracted and increases your crash risk. Why? Because even a voice-activated system increases your mental workload and diverts cognitive resources needed for driving. Yet, according to AAA’s studies, more […]

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Matched Against Large Trucks, Cars and People Lose

We have made this point in Terrell Hogan public service announcements, and, while that fact is obvious, there’s another fact you need to know: the injured often lose twice when they are the victims of highway negligence by under-capitalized and underinsured trucking companies. For 33 years, the liability insurance required for tractor-trailer rigs has been […]

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TV Show Focuses on Firm’s Distracted Driving Awareness Program

Jacksonville Transit Authority’s (JTA’s) Making Moves show tackled an important public safety issue: distracted driving. As part of Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, Joyce Morgan Danford encouraged drivers to put down their cell phones when behind the wheel and save lives. The piece explored several educational campaigns, including Terrell Hogan’s Distracted Driving Awareness Campaign, […]

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Uninsured Motorist Coverage: The Best Protection After a Car Accident

Now is a good time to review your car insurance and make sure you are fully protected with Uninsured Motorist (UM) coverage. In fact, any time is a good time to do that. It’s that important. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, in 2011 Florida had an average of 625 […]

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Ford recalls over 465,000 Vehicles

Ford is recalling over 465,000 vehicles for problems with fuel delivery modules, engine block heaters and missing steering gear parts.  Ford has three recalls for the following vehicles: • Explorer: 190,896 • Taurus: 79,567 • Flex: 27,574 • Fusion: 122,638 • Police Interceptor Utility: 8,384 • Police Interceptor Sedan: 11,517 • MKS: 13,381 • MKT: […]

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