Causes of Accidents: Maintenance Errors

Causes of Accidents: Maintenance Errors

There are numerous reasons why car accidents occur, but maintenance errors make up nearly two percent of auto accidents in the United States each year. Regardless of the cause, mechanical errors can cause motorists to lose control of their vehicles resulting in severe...
Most Common Injuries After a Truck Accident

Most Common Injuries After a Truck Accident

Due to the disparity in size between commercial trucks and standard cars, passengers are more likely to be severely injured in a truck accident. Impact forces from large trucks lead to many debilitating injuries and fatalities each year, so it’s essential to know how...
What is the Process of Filing a Wrongful Death Claim?

What is the Process of Filing a Wrongful Death Claim?

If you have lost a loved one due to another person’s negligent behavior, your family may be eligible to file a wrongful death claim.  A wrongful death lawsuit takes place against another person who can legally be held liable for a death. Nothing in the world can take...
Is Riding a Motorcycle More Dangerous than Driving a Car?

Is Riding a Motorcycle More Dangerous than Driving a Car?

Riding a motorcycle is fun and exhilarating, but motorcycle accidents are inherently more dangerous than car accidents for drivers and occupants. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motorcyclists were about 29 times more likely...
Causes of Accidents: Auto Defects

Causes of Accidents: Auto Defects

Although automobile safety has improved over the years, auto defects that lead to serious car accidents and injuries can still occur. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that about two percent of crashes are due to a vehicle component’s...
Types of Accidents: Bicycle Hit and Runs

Types of Accidents: Bicycle Hit and Runs

Bicycle hit-and-runs are one of the most common types of bicycle accidents, but there are steps you can take to protect your rights to justice. The number of preventable bicycle-related deaths has increased by six percent in recent years. Although drivers have the...
Construction Accidents and Defective Heavy Equipment

Construction Accidents and Defective Heavy Equipment

Construction accidents are devastating due to the severity of their injuries on those present on the site.  Construction sites are extremely hazardous; they are even more so when safety protocols are not thoroughly followed or when equipment does not function...