Category: Distracted Driving

holiday car accident

Did you know that our firm gets many calls around the upcoming Thanksgiving week concerning car accidents and drunk driving car accidents especially? It’s always important to drive safe, but especially during the holiday season. More people are on the … Continue reading

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Did you know that fatal crashes are still the leading cause of death for teenagers? After parents spend years protecting their children, it is eventually time for them to begin driving, but are they ready for the road yet? During … Continue reading

cycle path

A 29-year-old male from Little Compton was recently arrested after he struck two bicyclists while driving drunk in Tiverton, according to NBC News. Around 8pm, the driver hit a 30-year-old Little Compton male and a 35-year-old Tiverton woman near Main … Continue reading

exhaustion causing crashes

My team and I fight for justice everyday for our Rhode Island and Massachusetts car accident clients just like you. One trend we have seen lately is the drowsy driving causing personal injuries. Today, I am going to bring same awareness … Continue reading

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According to a study that the National Safety Council conducted, distracted drivers pose a threat to first responders working on accidents on the road. Many drivers are extremely distracted when passing accidents, whether they are on their phones or just … Continue reading

The car accident happened in Massachusetts, but I’m a Rhode Island resident. What do I do? I’m personal injury attorney Mike Bottaro and I get this question all the time. Let me share a big time settlement we reached in … Continue reading

car accident damage

After a serious head-on car accident in Upton, MA caused serious personal injuries to our client, she contacted Attorney Mike Bottaro.  After walking her through a difficult time in her life, we are proud to announce an out of court, … Continue reading

Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend is the time for soaking up the sun, cookouts, festively decorated parties, and enjoying some patriotic celebrating. Rhode Island might be the smallest state, but Lil’ Rhody sure knows how to celebrate Memorial Day weekend to its … Continue reading

self driving shuttle

Despite fatal car crashes and other personal injuries around the country, Providence Rhode Island has approved six autonomous transport shuttles. These shuttles will function like any other vehicle – waiting at crosswalks, stopping at lights, and breaking for any unexpected … Continue reading

roadway on hills

Rhode Island and Massachusetts have a wide variety of different terrains throughout the states. There are the bustling, busy traffic areas like Providence or Boston, but then you have the more open roads of Foster, Exeter, or Dighton. Today, I focus … Continue reading