car crashes

Over the years cars have gotten safer as more safety features have been introduced; safety features can help reduce car crashes. Sometimes vehicle manufacturers have taken their own initiative to produce additional safety features and sometimes the federal government has had to step in to legislate safety changes. Take a look at these five new […]

vehicle accidents

Once your tires are close to failure it can be difficult to prevent vehicle accidents. As we enter fall there will be more rain and other poor weather conditions; tire problems combined with poor weather can dramatically increase the likelihood of a vehicle crash. Proper tire maintenance is an essential component in extending the life […]

car accident

What are your legal options if your car accident was caused by poor road conditions such as potholes, a cracked surface or other road defect? The city, county or state government is in charge of road maintenance and ensuring that roads are safe for use by pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles. The government’s role in roads […]

car accidents

Car accidents increase in wet weather conditions because of visibility impairments, unskilled driving and vehicle performance issues. Rain is considered the cause of thousands of car accidents every year. In fact, new analysis of federal data shows that rain causes more driving fatalities than snow in 39 of the 50 states. Understanding the increased risk […]

driving safety tips

School is back in session and that means heavy traffic congestion in and around schools, kids rushing to walk or bike to school on time and harried parents dropping and picking kids up before rushing to work. Especially in the first couple of weeks of school – but really all year during drop off and […]

car accidents

Car accidents are the number one cause of preventable deaths in the United States. They cause 35,000 fatalities annually and are the leading cause of death for teenagers in America according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Hundreds of thousands of others suffer personal injuries in the approximately 10 million car accidents that […]

car accidents

Car accidents are caused by many reasons including poor driving conditions, distracted driving and worn-out tires. Every driver should work to eliminate risk factors for car accidents. These top driving & maintenance mistakes are responsible for many car accidents: Distracted driving Distracted driving is one of the biggest causes of car accidents; particularly the use […]

vehicle accidents

A car with unaddressed maintenance issues may be at higher risk for a car accident, while a well maintained car should be better equipped to handle unexpected road hazards such as ice, snow, heavy rain or debris. Top car maintenance tips to prevent car accident

child safety seats

A couple of generations ago, young children were barely restrained in child safety seats past their first birthday – if that. There were no clear safety standards in place for car seat manufacturers and no real laws requiring that parents use child safety seats. As a result, most parents didn’t use them or used unsafe […]

Labor day car accidents

With the lowest gas prices since 2008, many families will take one last road trip before the start of the school year, increasing traffic on the long Labor Day weekend. More cars on the road will mean plenty of Labor Day car accidents. If you have been injured in a car accident caused by another […]