Given the number of vehicles occupying Sarasota's roads, car accidents are bound to occur. That does not absolve one of the responsibility to drive safely and demonstrate a concern for others. If you happen to be involved in an accident with a driver, your frustration over the entire situation may be compounded if it is discovered that the they had a history of poor driving. Your surprise over how such a person was even allowed behind the wheel may be equaled only by your concern over who might have entrusted them with a vehicle in the first place.
Most business owners in Florida already know that a slip-and-fall may result in insurance claims and a potential lawsuit. While this is the most commonly known illustration of premises liability, there is more to keeping commercial property safe than just reducing falls.