Category: Safe Driving

Children in our Rhode Island and Massachusetts communities are heading back to school!  Here are my 3 tips to maximize safety and minimize school bus accidents and other personal injuries: 1. Eliminate “Hurry”& Increase Safety!  Children and adults can all … Continue reading

Traffic on a snowy winter day

As we head towards spring throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts where we practice personal injury law, there’s likely another storm or two in our near future!  During this late winter month, let’s remember some basic tips to minimize the risk of … Continue reading

traffic in snow

Do you know how to minimize the risk of a car accident in winter driving? This is Rhode Island and Massachusetts car accident lawyer Mike Bottaro giving you 5 tips in today’s blog! 1. Prepare Your Car Before Winter Driving As the season changes … Continue reading

automated speed enforcement

In today’s blog, let’s take a look at a new bill being introduced in Rhode Island that, as a personal injury lawyer, I read with interest. If you have driven by a school in Providence, RI, you have seen one … Continue reading

trucks on highway

Did you know that one out of every eight traffic fatalities in the United States is caused by a semi-truck? Commercial vehicles can be devastating when involved in a crash, leaving regular drivers seriously injured or dead. At the Bottaro Law … Continue reading

Did you know that each year there are tens of thousands of parking lot car accidents? If you have a parking lot car accident with personal injuries in Rhode Island or Massachusetts, than the Bottaro Law Firm, LLC has got your … Continue reading


Interested in knowing what to do after suffering personal injuries as a pedestrian? Having practiced as a personal injury lawyer in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, today I am going to share some information about pedestrian car accident cases. Rhode Island and … Continue reading

st paddys day

Each year it seems, we learn of tragic car accident personal injury claims around this holiday. St Patrick’s Day is a day of celebration and is known to be a big drinking day (beer and whiskey, anyone?). But drunk driving … Continue reading


What happens to you if you get into an auto accident and the driver who hit you doesn’t have insurance? Or does not have enough insurance? My team and I handle these situations everyday in Rhode Island and Massachusetts and today … Continue reading

drinking and driving

At my firm, we stand up against drunk drivers who cause personal injuries in car accidents. We are proud to represent the injured victims and their families and proud to support Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). We limit our practice to personal … Continue reading