Month: October 2016

  In The Time it Takes to Read This Three Lives May be Saved.As personal injury attorneys, we are confronted with many cases where life is threatened and people are hospitalized. This is no different than for this time of year. Holiday parties are almost a nightly occurrence, and people are out shopping or driving […]

The 2016 hurricane season has over a month left, and it is certainly not over yet. This has been the deadliest hurricane season since 2005. To date, more than 1,100 lives have been claimed. Take this opportunity to make sure you are prepared for the rest of hurricane season. If you stocked up on supplies […]

An ATV rollover crash puts the driver in immediate danger, as a typical all-terrain vehicle weighs around 500 to 600 pounds. At that size, a vehicle can crush bones and destroy organs if it strikes a person with considerable force. But as deadly as these accidents can be, there is little effort on the part […]

  Since tailgating drivers continue to cause many serious accidents and whiplash injuries, we all must learn how to minimize their chances of harming us. While some people purposefully tailgate or “ride your bumper” to express their road rage, others are just highly nervous, distracted, or impatient individuals – determined to get wherever they’re going, […]

  The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) released the Federal Automated Vehicles Policy in September 2016. Developed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the policy addresses highly automated vehicles (“HAVs”). The policy is described as “agency guidance” designed “to speed the delivery of an initial regulatory framework and best practices to guide manufacturers […]

Truck drivers are asked to drive hundreds of miles in a single day, make their deliveries on time, and take their pay by the mile – so is it any surprise that fatigue is a constant concern? But just how much of a concern it is depends on who is doing the talking. Safety researchers […]

Pokemon Go

No game has ever captured the world like Pokemon Go. Why are so many people trying to catch them all? How can people stay safe while doing so? Anyone who came of age in the 90s, or anyone who had a child who came of age in the 90s, probably remembers the world of Pokemon […]

When a consumer suffers personal injury or loss due to a product that did not perform as intended, a defective products attorney may be an option. The victims in these types of cases have often suffered a terrible injury or loss of life that simply could have been avoided had the manufacturer been more diligent […]

Accidental Fatality

If someone you know has died due to what you believe to be negligent behavior by another individual, a wrongful death suit may be the most effective way to receive suitable compensation. A wrongful death can be defined as a situation where a victim’s demise was caused by a lack of safety and care. In […]

Statistics indicate that roadways across the United States can be dangerous even for the most careful driver. Regardless of how experienced a driver may be behind the wheel, how cautious a driver may be around other vehicles, and how defensive a driver’s outlook, there’s always the chance that an accident can occur due to the […]