Latest Traffic collision Stories

2013-09-26 23:39:33

Tragic Yolo County collision results in loss of life due to ejection. Sacramento, California (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 On September 21, 2013 it was reported on Sacbee.com that a young woman died in West Sacramento after she was ejected from a vehicle during a roll-over crash. The collision occurred during the early morning hours. Most rollover incidents are caused by driver error. Occupants in the rollover vehicle have legal cases against the driver for negligence. Sadly, ejections...

2013-09-26 13:06:19

Risk increases 23 times for those positive for both alcohol and drugs Drugged driving has been a safety issue of increasing public concern in the United States and many other countries but its role in motor vehicle crashes had not been adequately examined. In a new study conducted at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, researchers assessed the association of driver drug use, as well as the combination of drugs and alcohol, with the risk of fatal crash. They found that...

2013-09-14 23:00:23

Justin Farar, of Farar & Lewis LLP, weighs in on recent Ford vehicle recall. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September 14, 2013 In a recent turn of events, Ford Motor Corp. announced a recall of over 370,000 vehicles across more than 20 states. The cause for the recall is believed to be due to extreme corrosion, which results in steering loss. Early estimates put the recall affecting vehicles in more than 20 states and Canada. The recall includes vehicles such ranging from 2005 to...

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