Category: Car Accident

If you are familiar with East Greenwich, RI, you know that Division Street can be quite busy at times, with drivers operating their cars too fast!  In today’s blog, I discuss a recent Rhode Island car accident I settled from … Continue reading

Recently, I resolved a terrible car accident where someone T-boned our client.  It involved a very nice and loving husband and great grandfather, who has worked the same job for many years.  In today’s blog, I  share the details of … Continue reading

Did you know that if you suffer personal injuries caused by a hit-and-run driver, you may be entitled to a personal injury settlement?  Here where we practice, in Rhode Island or Massachusetts, I often field questions from victims of hit-and-run … Continue reading

Recently, I settled a sad case involving a Rhode Island teen killed in a car accident.  It was heart wrenching and every parent’s worst nightmare.  So today, I would like to highlight that May marks National Youth Traffic Safety Month.  … Continue reading

In today’s blog, I explain what uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage (UM/UIM) means to you, as either a Rhode Island or Massachusetts resident.  While the terms’ meanings are universal, their application differs depending on your home state.  So, make sure … Continue reading

Did you know that each year in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, hundreds of pedestrians are injured in car accidents??  Here at Bottaro Law, we take pride in helping those who suffer personal injuries from careless drivers.  I recently settled a … Continue reading

In today’s blog, I will go over step-by-step what you should do after a car accident in Rhode Island. Step 1: Assess your injuries, move to a safe place, and call 911. First, quickly assess your injuries to determine if … Continue reading

According to WPRI reports, Providence Police have criminally charged a 34-year-old driver for failing to stop at the scene of a car accident (“hit-and-run”) after they struck and killed a pedestrian. This accident occurred on North Main Street, just before … Continue reading

It is unwise to speak to an automobile insurance adjustor without first consulting an attorney.  You may be asking yourself why… when the adjuster seems friendly, or especially when the adjustor is from “your” car insurance company.  To put a … Continue reading

More than 3 million cases of Cervical Acceleration-Deceleration (CAD) Syndrome, better known as Whiplash, occur each year.  It comes as no surprise that a common cause of whiplash is rear-end car accidents – when those in affected vehicles are launched … Continue reading