Category Archives: Car Accidents

Crashes that result in fire can cause severe injury to victims. In fact, nearly 16,000 people suffer car crash burn injuries each year. Approximately 300 of those victims experience injuries that are so severe, they ultimately lead to fatality. Another … Continue reading

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Although distracted driving comes in many forms (i.e. texting, putting on makeup, or just checking out the scenery), it is the use of cellphones that is responsible for the sharp and significant increase of distracted driving accidents. This remains true, … Continue reading

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Data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) indicates that nearly three million car crashes occur each year. Each accident, though unique, often shares similarities with other accidents. To improve the understand of these common factors, and how they … Continue reading

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Last year, the United States saw the biggest increase in traffic deaths in more than 50 years. It included the death of 38,300 motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians and more than 4.4 million total injuries. Economy improvements that put more drivers … Continue reading

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Pokemon have been a source of obsession since their development, but the game has never been quite as real – or as dangerous – as it is now. The Pokemon Go game, which can be downloaded to a smartphone, has … Continue reading

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While public transportation can be an invaluable resource for getting from point A to point B, and are often relatively safe, the public transit accidents that do occur can have severe consequences for all involved. For some, the result may … Continue reading

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Distracted driving is far from a new issue, but whereas safety experts used to encourage drivers to avoid distracting conversations with passengers and eating behind the wheel, today’s conversations surround the use of a cell phone. First, it was simply … Continue reading

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The following are simple steps to follow after you have been injured in an auto accident. Stop/Assess/Call 911: First, stop your car and check yourself and your passengers for injuries. After stopping, make sure to pull your car out of the … Continue reading

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In the case where someone steals a car – and then gets into an accident, who is legally responsible for the accidents and the ensuing injuries? The following discusses liability for various parties in an accident involving a stolen vehicle. … Continue reading

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What are the leading causes of fatal car accidents? According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) more than 32,000 people lost their lives in traffic accidents across the United States in 2013. The state of California alone accounted … Continue reading

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