Travel Safe this Memorial Day Weekend May 26, 2016/ Posted By : Laura Turbe/ 0 comments / Under : Auto Accidents Capaz Law Firm Wishes Everyone a Safe Memorial Day Weekend Memorial Day is a day to honor and reflect upon those brave men and women who have lost their lives while serving in the United States Armed Forces to protect our freedom. As family members of proud Veterans, the Tampa injury attorneys at Capaz Law respect this special opportunity of remembrance. Many Americans will also use this weekend to spend time with family and friends as a way to celebrate the start of summer. AAA is estimating that more than 38 million Americans will travel this Memorial Day Weekend, making it the second-highest Memorial Day travel volume on record and the most since 2005. An increased amount of travelers are expected due to the low gas prices, improved labor market, and increased personal incomes. The national average price for a gallon of gas is $0.45 less than last year. Thus, 89% of the holiday travelers will drive to their Memorial Day destination. Top Memorial Day Destinations According to AAA, the top Memorial Day Weekend destinations are: Orlando Myrtle Beach Washington, D.C. New York Miami San Francisco Boston Honolulu Los Angeles South Padre Island Holiday Safe Driving Tips With more than 2 million local Floridians expected to be traveling this weekend, the Tampa accident injury lawyers at Capaz Law Firm encourage everyone to be safe, cautious and responsible this Memorial Day Weekend. Remember the following safe driving tips: Do not drink and drive. Buckle up. Avoid distractions and do not text and drive. Stay alert and do not drive while drowsy. Maintain speed limit and do not speed. Have your vehicle serviced before any road trip. Capaz Law Firm: Tampa Accident and Injury Law Firm Capaz Law Firm is a Tampa accident and injury law firm that represents victims and families of victims who have been injured in accidents involving speeding, distracted driving, drunk driving, drowsy driving, and careless and aggressive driving. If you or someone you know has been hurt in a car, truck, or motorcycle accident in Tampa, contact the personal injury accident attorneys at the Capaz Law Firm today. Call us at 813-440-2700.