Distracted Pedestrian & Bicyclist Deaths on the Rise

According to information provided by the Governors Highway Safety Association, there were approximately 6,000 pedestrians killed in traffic accidents in 2017. This represented an amount that was 11 percent higher than 2016 and 22 percent higher than in 2015.  Every year, approximately two percent of all deaths related to motor vehicle accidents are a bicyclist. […]

How To Respond After A Truck Accident

Being involved in an auto accident can be extremely scary. If you are involved in an accident with a large truck, regardless of if it is a mid-sized delivery truck, or even an 18-wheeler, then the damage can be even more significant. If you are ever involved in this type of accident, it’s imperative you […]

What is a Split Liability Agreement?

In many accidents, no single person is entirely at fault. This can sometimes make it difficult to get compensation from the other party. In these situations, a split liability agreement may be the best course of action. In simple terms, this agreement proclaims both parties to carry some fault for the accident. However, it does […]

How Long Does Whiplash Last?

When you’re involved in a car accident, one of the most common types of injuries is whiplash. This injury occurs when your head jolts forcefully forward or to the side due to the impact. This movement typically injures the neck and can damage sensitive tendons and ligaments, which can be extremely painful and take a […]

The Most Common Bike Accident Injuries Tend to be Severe

If you love riding bicycles, here is a word of advice – you need to be extra careful on roads.  It’s simple – drivers can easily misjudge a situation when it comes to dealing with bikes. They could fail to give enough room for one, which could lead to a crash. And while vehicle drivers most […]

Distracted Driving: Study Finds Nearly 90 Percent Of People Use Phone While Driving

An extensive study was conducted that focused on the driving habits of smartphone users. The study showed that nine out of 10 people use their smartphones while driving. An analytics company called ZenDrive took a closer look at an enormous collection of driving data, which revealed information of over three million drivers, logging 5.6 billion miles and […]

Does Speeding Account for Serious and Fatal Accidents?

Residents in Arizona and many other states in America are often seen rushing through their busy days, doing their best to tend to family and work responsibilities. Whether you’re taking a quick trip to the gas station or traveling across the state to visit family, you will often see the roads jam-packed with motorists. Some […]

What You Should Know About Rear End Shunt Accidents

Whenever you get behind the wheel of a car, you are at a risk for an accident. There are a variety of types of accidents that can occur. One of the potentially most devastating accidents you may ever encounter is rear end shunt accidents. These accidents happen when a car is hit from behind and […]

Do I Need Evidence After a Car Accident?

Right after a vehicular accident takes place, the entire situation can seem a bit overwhelming, leading to confusion and a sense of not knowing what to do. And if there are any injuries involved, the intensity of the whole situation will likely seem greatly amplified. Fortunately, though, there are steps you can take to help […]

Understanding an Insurance Company’s Case Evaluation Process

A car accident can rattle even those with nerves of steel.  Oftentimes, there is also a sense of confusion after an accident and involved parties may disagree who is at fault. One may not have insurance or may object to having the police called, wanting to just settle it between you and them.  In a worst […]