“Fender Benders” Car Accidents In Rhode Island and Massachusetts: What You Need To Know

October 8th, 2019

As a young lawyer, one of the seemingly smallest cases in the personal injury firm’s office involved a car accident with little visible damage.  A few years later, it turned into one of the biggest cases after a jury returned a 7 figure million dollar verdict, finding that our client had suffered a brain injury.  […]

Drunk Driver Arrested for Hitting Two Bicyclists Involving Personal Injuries in Tiverton, Rhode Island

October 4th, 2019

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 Road in Tiverton. Both cyclists were taken to Rhode Island Hospital to be treated for […]

From Your Rhode Island Car Accident Lawyer: Exhaustion Causing Crashes

September 13th, 2019

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 to this issue. Drowsy Driving in the Media Recently, country singer Kylie Rae Harris […]

National Safety Council Finds Distracted Drivers a Threat to Auto Accident First Responders

September 4th, 2019

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 looking at the scene and not paying attention. In fact, researched showed that 71% of […]

Rhode Island Personal Injury Best Practices: Is it Worse to get into an Auto Accident in an Older Car?

August 30th, 2019

Is there a correlation between the age of a vehicle and the amount of damages that occur in an auto accident? According to a study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, older vehicles are less safe than new cars, and drivers or passengers face an increased risk of more severe personal injuries in […]

Rhode Island Introduces $21.9 Million Pedestrian Bridge in Downtown Providence

August 23rd, 2019

As a personal injury attorney here in Providence, Rhode Island, I see a lot of people getting hurt as pedestrians and/or with cars.  I read with interest that Providence has recently gained a new focal point of the city – the pedestrian bridge that connects the east and west sides of downtown over the Providence […]

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Drunk Driving Auto Accident: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

August 21st, 2019

Did you know that approximately 696,900 people will be affected by a drunk driving accident just in Rhode Island? According to the Rhode Island Department of Traffic, there were 59 drunk driving fatalities just last year in 2018. The National Traffic Safety Administration will be launching their annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign […]

Rhode Island Personal Injury Attorney Best Practices: Is Summer Driving More Dangerous than Winter Driving?

June 21st, 2019

In Rhode Island, the weather is extremely unpredictable. But, wouldn’t it make the most sense that the winter months are more dangerous when it comes to driving? According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the summer months actually have more traffic fatalities. Not only are there more driving related accidents – but motorcyclists are […]

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 […]

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