Latest Traffic collision Stories

2013-08-15 23:26:50

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced last week that their new website “Everyone is a Pedestrian” has been launched. The Oregon personal injury lawyers at Shulman DuBois LLC believe this site is a good first step in helping keep pedestrians safe on the roads, and want to share some tips to prevent fatal accidents. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 The Portland wrongful death attorneys at Shulman DuBois have experience with fatal traffic accidents, and...

2013-08-09 23:04:07

Car insurance rates in Detroit are among the highest in the nation – and they disproportionately affect the poorest residents, even leading to difficulty voting. Car accident lawyer Thomas Stroble says the system doesn't have to be this way. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 Car insurance rates in Michigan are among the highest in the nation, and rates are even higher within city limits according to Fox Business (7.22.13). The inflated cost of car insurance has complicated legal...

Cellphone Use May Not Increase Accident Risk
2013-08-09 04:30:20

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Laws attempting to prevent distracted driving by prohibiting people from using cellphones while operating a motor vehicle do not reduce crash risk, researchers from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and the London School of Economics and Political Science claim in a new study. The researchers, who have published their findings in the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, analyzed data from a major cellphone provider and...

2013-08-07 23:28:09

The Semi Truck Accident Victims Center is now urging all US drivers using our nation's interstate highway system during the summer months to be especially cautious, when driving in severe weather, because severe weather can create an ideal situation for severe accidents with passenger vehicles, and semi trucks. The group says, "If it is raining so hard a passenger vehicle driver is having difficulty seeing out of their windshield, a semi truck driver may not even know your car is...

2013-08-02 23:18:42

d’Oliveira & Associates auto accident lawyer helps woman settle case and recover for medical bills. (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 The auto accident attorneys at d’Oliveira & Associates recovered $60,000 for their client (name withheld for confidentiality) following negotiations with the insurance company of an opposing driver after that driver’s vehicle lost control and struck the car being operated by the firm’s client (Warwick, RI, District Court, Case Number: WR-21352). The...

2013-08-01 23:23:41

The National Safety Council, or NSC, recently published the results of a study concerning the use of cell phones while driving and the problem relating to the under-reporting of the statistics that detail the number of car accidents caused by this distraction. The attorneys at Michael D. Ponce & Associates, whose Web site URL can be found at http://www.poncelaw.com, would like to help bring awareness to the study and alert the public that the findings of it indicated that Tennessee had...

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