Rhode Island Personal Injury Law Best Practices: Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April 17th, 2019

Almost a decade ago, our family was personally touched by a tragedy caused by a Rhode Island texting and driving car accident.  At that time, the Providence Journal published an editorial I had written about the relatively newly discovered dangers of distracted driving.  As a personal injury lawyer,  since that time, the danger remains.  According […]

Rhode Island Car Accident with Rotator Cuff Tear Requiring Surgery Settled by The Bottaro Law Firm

April 11th, 2019

After a driver crashed into the passenger side of a vehicle, hitting our Rhode Island client head on – here at The Bottaro Law Firm we knew our client needed our help.  The insurance companies were being uncooperative and our client needed justice. Bristol Rhode Island T-Bone Car Accident with Personal Injuries Our client was […]

Rhode Island Personal Injury Lawyers: Boat Accident Lawyer Tips

April 5th, 2019

Living in Rhode Island, the Ocean State, means that part of my personal injury law practice is devoted to helping those injured after a boating accident.  In the past year alone, we have helped nearly half a dozen people with such personal injury claims.  At Bottaro Law, you get an experienced team to ensure your […]

Best Rhode Island Motorcycle Lawyer Tips: 3 Personal Injury Tips

March 27th, 2019

Best Rhode Island Motorcycle Lawyer Tips: 3 Personal Injury Tips This is Mike Bottaro and as my friends across RI and Mass. are about to get their bikes out for Spring (!!!), it’s time to break out 3 of my best practices tips if you go down on your bike.  For years, I’m proud of […]

Rhode Island Personal Injury Law News: Electric Scooter And Electric Bike Accident Lawyer Tips

March 22nd, 2019

Last year, while at an out of state conference is when I first noticed the electric scooters and bikes taking over many of our cities. Since that time, I have been reviewing and now accepting Rhode Island and Massachusetts electric bike accident and electric scooter accident personal injury cases.  Make no mistake – electric bikes […]

Rhode Island Liquor Liability Lawyer Tips: Social Host Laws

March 13th, 2019

Want to know what upsets a jury? In my experience as a Rhode Island personal injury lawyer, there is nothing a jury dislikes more than serious injury or death resulting from alcohol use in a drunk driver or other at fault person.  Drunk driving has serious consequences, including wrongful death in some cases.  At The […]

Massachusetts Personal Injury Lawyer: I-95 Car Accident And What To Do

February 27th, 2019

Did you know there are many legal issues that arise after a car crash that may involve both Rhode Island and Massachusetts drivers? In my personal injury practice, our lawyers frequently deal with highway car accidents.  Today, I am reviewing a recent North Attleboro, MA car accident case and pointing out why you need help […]

Top Car Accident Lawyer Trends: United States Traffic Deaths Top 40,000 for Third Year in a Row

February 22nd, 2019

The National Safety Council recently announced that the United States has reached over 40,000 traffic related deaths for the third straight year. In 2018, 4.5 million people suffered from serious personal injuries due to car crashes. With the rate 2019 is going, who knows how many personal injuries might occur by the end of the […]

Progressive Insurance Breaks The Law In Rhode Island, To Pay Almost $2 Million To Citizens

February 20th, 2019

The State of RI’s investigation into Progressive Insurance’s billing practices culminated in a claim that Progressive over charged nearly 5,000 Rhode Islanders, illegally bilking them of nearly $2 million. Specifically, WPRI-12 reported that a consent agreement with the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation claims that 4,933 Progressive policies over a five-year span were “surcharged […]

Best Rhode Island Personal Injury Lawyer Tips: Dealing With Social Media  After An Injury

February 15th, 2019

With decades of experience handling personal injury cases throughout Southern New England, our law firm has seen some strange cases.  Some of the strangest circumstances involve social media.  If you have a potential Rhode Island or Massachusetts personal injury claim, please read this and contact me before posting to social media! Facebook and Other Platforms […]

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