DUI Accident

Dec 8 2021

DUI Accidents Increase During the Holiday Season

It probably comes as no surprise to learn that the highest number of DUI accidents occur during the month of December. Tragically, many of these involve severe injuries and even fatalities. The reasons are obvious. There are many more social gatherings during the holidays such as family get-togethers, office parties, and other celebrations and most… Read More

Car Accident

Nov 4 2021

Beware of Zoomed-Out Drivers

Here’s a curious statistic: with COVID causing unprecedented numbers of people to work from home the number of miles driven by Americans dropped dramatically in 2020, but the number of highway fatalities increased! Data from the National Safety Council indicates that 42,000 people died in car accidents last year which is a 24% increase per… Read More

Pain and Suffering

Oct 25 2021

What are Pain and Suffering Damages?

If you have been in a car accident and another driver is at fault for the crash you are able to seek damages. Damages fall into two categories: economic and non-economic. Economic damages are based on concrete, objective dollar amounts. For example, you can receive damages to cover your medical expenses which can be calculated… Read More

Brain Injuries

Oct 12 2021

Dealing with a Brain Injury After a Car Accident

Unfortunately, a traumatic brain injury (TBI), is one of the more common and most serious types of injuries that can occur after a motor vehicle accident. A brain injury is defined as an injury to the brain that occurs after birth and is not congenital, genetic, or the result of a degenerative condition such as… Read More

Personal Injury

Oct 8 2021

5 Benefits of Hiring a Local Personal Injury Lawyer

If you’ve suffered a traumatic injury after an accident you are probably overwhelmed with many difficulties. One of the most pressing is figuring out how to get the compensation you will need to get you through this challenging time and make you whole going forward. This is where an experienced, compassionate and local personal injury… Read More

Bicycle Accident

Oct 4 2021

Do’s and Don’ts for Preventing Bike Accidents

In 2019 there were 846 bicyclists who died in traffic accidents according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Many of these crashes could have been avoided if both drivers and cyclists obeyed traffic laws and were diligent about watching out for one another. Below are some do’s and don’ts for preventing bike accidents:… Read More

Car Accident

Sep 8 2021

School’s Open: Tips for Motorists

It’s back to school time and just as children are preparing for a new morning routine, drivers commuting to work need to adjust as well. The Automobile Association of America’s (AAA) annual campaign, “School’s Open – Drive Carefully” offers the following tips for drivers to protect children traveling to and from school: Build extra time… Read More

Car Accident

Aug 27 2021

Defensive Driving vs Distracted Drivers

We all know that texting while driving is both dangerous and illegal. Recent studies show that 1.6 million annual car crashes are attributed to someone using a cell phone while driving, and 14% of all fatal motor vehicle accidents involve cell phone usage. With these statistics in mind, there is no doubt there are distracted drivers on… Read More

Car Accident

Aug 2 2021

Seat Belts and Safety

It may seem hard to believe, but as recently as the 1980s only about 10% of Americans wore seat belts regularly when riding in a car. Fortunately, today this important safety feature has been widely adopted and even legally mandated. Seat belts are responsible for saving over one million lives! Make fastening your seat belt… Read More

Trucking Accidents

Jul 30 2021

5 Tips for Avoiding a Truck Accident this Summer

It’s summertime and for many people, that means a vacation that requires highway driving. One of the most stressful parts of highway driving is how to safely share the road with big trucks. An accident involving a car and a truck is almost always more serious than those between two cars due to the size… Read More