Why is Distracted Driving a Problem

Distracted driving is still one of the most common causes of motor vehicle accidents in the United States. It is estimated to kill several thousand people per year. The concept of distraction may seem benign and it may not seem possible that something like distraction could cause so many accidents, but it certainly does. Here are some […]

How Do You Know If You Should Call a Car Accident Lawyer?

Motor vehicle accidents kill tens of thousands of people in America every year, and they send millions more people to the emergency room with severe injuries. Even though serious car accidents are extremely common, you never really expect to find yourself involved in one until it happens. Maybe you’ve been involved in minor fender-benders before and […]

Spring Clean Your Driving Routine

With the spring season arriving this month, it’s a time for renewal, brightness, sunshine, and a feeling of being free from the long winter! Those are great aspects of this time of year, but it’s also important to keep motorist safety tips in mind as we switch seasons. Although the springtime feels fresh and new, there are […]

Symptoms of a Serious Injury After an Accident

After getting in a car accident, sometimes an injury is really obvious. Someone may have to be transported by ambulance and may be visibly bleeding or otherwise injured. However, in other scenarios, the injury isn’t always obvious but is still quite serious. That’s why it’s so important to have a full medical exam after an accident, […]

Types of Trauma from Motor Vehicle Accidents

Motor vehicle accidents are devastating. The way they impact a person’s life can reverberate for years and years, sometimes for a lifetime. Experienced motor vehicle accident attorneys have seen just how life-altering serious accidents can be, and they’ve also seen amazing comeback stories and the endless resilience of the human spirit. If you’ve been seriously injured […]

Drunk Driving Statistics

Although drunk driving rates have decreased since transportation agencies began tracking the data in the 1980s, these crashes still kill thousands and thousands of people in America each year. These accidents are wholly preventable, so it’s a real tragedy when these deaths occur. It’s important to drive sober, no matter how close to home you are or […]

Wintertime Driving Tips

With winter weather in full swing across many regions of the country, many motorists may encounter hazardous driving conditions. Snow, ice, rain, and sleet present drivers with circumstances requiring a little special care and skill. Now is a great time to brush up on these winter safe driving tips: Reduce your speed in inclement weather. Most people […]

How You May Be Able to Reduce Your Risk of a Fatal Car Crash

Tens of thousands of people are killed in motor vehicle accidents in the U.S. each year, and millions of people are injured. It is a fact of driving that we accept some degree of risk every time we get behind the wheel. But there are some things you can do to reduce your risk, even if you […]

Just How Deadly Has 2021 Been for Motorists?

Although we don’t yet have statistics for the whole year of 2021, we now know that the first half of the year was quite deadly for motorists. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, an estimated 20,160 people lost their lives in traffic accidents from the period between January and June. This fatality spike represents an […]