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Who Could Be at Fault in a Sideswipe Truck Accident?

By |2018-01-16T20:10:41+00:00January 16th, 2018|Accidents|

When it comes to sideswipe accidents, the actual force of impact may be minor, but the repercussions that result are often devastating. Even at slow speeds, a sideswipe crash can push a vehicle off the road or into oncoming traffic. […]

What Should You Ask During a Consultation with a Personal Injury Attorney?

By |2017-12-28T21:35:47+00:00December 28th, 2017|Accidents|

Motor vehicle collisions are far more common in this country than they should be. In recent years, there have been more than 6,000,000 police-reported accidents annually with more than 30,000 traffic fatalities, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. […]

3 Common (and Dangerous) Car Seat Mistakes

By |2017-12-14T19:01:27+00:00December 14th, 2017|Accidents|

If you asked them directly, most parents would probably admit to driving slightly faster when traveling alone. Since children are the most precious cargo there is, it is only natural for caregivers to exercise additional caution when driving with them in the car. […]

5 Steps to Take after Being Struck by a Car While Walking or Biking

By |2017-11-28T20:18:06+00:00November 28th, 2017|Accidents|

Despite crosswalks, bike lanes, traffic signals, and various laws regarding right of way, devastating collisions between cars and pedestrians or cyclists are still fairly common. According to the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center, for example, more than 5,000 people on foot died in car accidents in 2015, as did more than 800 bike riders. [...]

How Can Commercial Truckers Eliminate Distractions When Behind the Wheel?

By |2017-11-20T20:51:18+00:00November 20th, 2017|Accidents|

All motorists owe a certain duty of care to those on the roads and sidewalks around them. This includes abiding by all traffic signals, following the rules of the road, and paying attention to their surroundings. […]

Texas Trooper Killed in Crash While Conducting a Traffic Stop

By |2017-11-13T21:01:40+00:00November 13th, 2017|Accidents|

According to Fox 7, a tragic crash involving a pickup truck resulted in the death of a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) trooper. The 63-year-old DPS trooper was conducting a traffic stop at approximately 3 p.m. on the southbound shoulder of I-35 when a pickup truck rear-ended his patrol car. […]

How to Reduce the Risk of a Motorcycle Crash in the Rain

By |2017-10-26T18:48:58+00:00October 26th, 2017|Accidents|

When conditions are perfect, there is nothing in the world like riding a motorcycle. Of course, even in ideal weather, riders still run the risk of sustaining serious injuries in an accident because motorcycles are inherently dangerous. […]

Why the Latest Vehicle Safety Features Have Not Reduced the Number of Traffic Deaths

By |2017-10-26T18:48:26+00:00October 26th, 2017|Accidents|

Auto manufacturers are constantly devising and implementing more responsive safety features, which means cars technically become safer with every passing year. Many Americans look forward to upgrading their ride to a vehicle with the latest innovative features, yet CNN reports that the United States still has the highest number of traffic fatalities among high-income countries. [...]

Are Sobriety Checkpoints Legal in Texas?

By |2017-10-11T19:20:58+00:00October 11th, 2017|Accidents|

Drunk driving is a serious problem around the nation, and each state takes its own measures to prevent it. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, sobriety checkpoints are one of the most popular strategies for deterring drunk driving and identifying offenders. […]

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