Month: August 2019


Is there a correlation between the age of a vehicle and the amount of damages that occur in an auto accident? According to a study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, older vehicles are less safe than new … Continue reading

lady justice

Dealing with the legal consequences of a loved one is one of the most difficult experiences you can imagine. Having practiced personal injury a long time, there are no words to help ease the pain. Relatives and heirs may be … Continue reading

pedestrian bridge at night

As a personal injury attorney here in Providence, Rhode Island, I see a lot of people getting hurt as pedestrians and/or with cars.  I read with interest that Providence has recently gained a new focal point of the city – … Continue reading

Drive Sober get Pulled Over Week

Did you know that approximately 696,900 people will be affected by a drunk driving accident just in Rhode Island? According to the Rhode Island Department of Traffic, there were 59 drunk driving fatalities just last year in 2018. The National … Continue reading

car accident

Did you know that many serious car accidents in Rhode Island occur within a mile of your home?  This is Mike Bottaro and today, I am blogging about a serious head on crash occurring just minutes from our client’s house. I … Continue reading

bottaro with clients

Did you know that ambulance companies have a duty to perform their work safely?  Our firm has a track record of success on Massachusetts personal injury cases. Today, I share with you a recent personal injury settlement success story stemming from … Continue reading


If you have suffered a personal injury form a Rhode Island slip and fall, there is a new law that helps with your case. In today’s personal injury blog, I will address this new law and how it will help you … Continue reading

hip fracture

What is it like to have your whole world turned upside down by a head on car crash? In today’s blog, I discuss a recent Providence car crash to a family man resulting in a serious hip fracture amongst other personal … Continue reading

car accident

With decades of experience practicing personal injury law in Rhode Island, our firm gets questions about car accidents on a daily basis.  Today, I share best lawyer tips on what to do after a Rhode Island auto accident: 1. Call … Continue reading