Federal Investigation Started in GM Due to Seat Belt Recall of 1.4 Million Vehicles

June 14th, 2019

In 2014, General Motors recalled 1.4 million vehicles – Chevrolet Traverses, GMC Arcadias, Buick Enclaves, and Saturn Outlooks for a seat belt issue. Recently, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has started an investigation regarding the effectiveness of the recall remedy. There were four complaints about the recall – which was because a risk that […]

Fun Things to do in Rhode Island for Memorial Day Weekend!

May 24th, 2019

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 best potential! Staying Safe This Weekend This weekend should be relaxing and fun-filled, but safety […]

Rhode Island Personal Injury Law Update: Self Driving Shuttles Hits the Roads of Providence

May 22nd, 2019

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 hazards. These vehicles will also have 30 different sensors, radars, and cameras that allow a […]

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Personal Injury Law: The Differences of a Rural Road Car Accident

May 17th, 2019

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 on the rural road car accidents that present special challenges. Hazards and Statistics of […]

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Personal Injury Law: Motorcycle Lawyers

May 15th, 2019

Now that the weather has warmed up in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, motorcyclists are out and we are here to help when a careless driver causes you to go down. Motorcyclists are more likely to suffer personal injuries when they are involved in a motorcycle accident.  My team and I have handled numerous local bike […]

Elmwood Avenue Car Accident: Five Injured in Multi-Car Crash

May 8th, 2019

Car accidents injure people everyday in Rhode Island.  According to the Providence Journal, recently three people suffered from serious personal injuries in a car accident that involved eight vehicles on Elmwood Avenue in Providence near our Eddy Street office. This auto accident happened only less than 12 hours after a previous fatal car accident on […]

Mental Health Awareness Month: How a Car Accident Personal Injury Can Affect Your Mental Health

May 3rd, 2019

Mental Health Awareness Month: How a Car Accident Personal Injury Can Affect Your Mental Health Did you know that after a Rhode Island or Massachusetts one category of damages that the insurance companies often do not tell you about is called “mental pain and suffering”?  May is known as Mental Health Month, and each year, […]

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Car Accident Lawyer Best Practices: Chrysler Recalls Dodge Dart Vehicles for Rollaway Risk

April 26th, 2019

Consumer Report has recently reported over 298,439 Dodge Dart sedans is being recalled. Dodge Darts from the model years 2013-2016 are being recalled due to a malfunction in the gear selector, resulting in the vehicle rolling away even if drivers think they have put their car into Park. This malfunction will still allow the driver […]

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 lawyer Best Practices: Volkswagen Recalls more than 56K Cars

April 3rd, 2019

According to ABC News, Volkswagen is recalling over 56,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. because of the rear coil springs. These coil springs can break without warning, causing the driver to lose control of their vehicles – inevitability resulting in a potential motor vehicle accident. The recall covers certain 2015 through 2015 Golf hatchbacks, […]

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