What Do I Do If I Get Hit As A Pedestrian In A Car Accident?

April 29th, 2020

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 Massachusetts Car vs. Pedestrian Car Accidents According to an article from the Wall Street […]

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Personal Injury: 5 Ways to Avoid Car Accident on St. Patrick’s Day

March 13th, 2020

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 car accidents are no joke as I can tell you having practices law for twenty […]

Rhode Island Car Accident Lawyers: What Is Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist Coverage (“UM”)?

February 14th, 2020

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 I will be blogging about this scenario involving (1) underinsured motorist coverage (“UIM”); and, […]

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Personal Injury Lawyers: What is the Difference Between DWI, DUI and OUI?

January 22nd, 2020

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 injury (recovering money for the victims).  Today I am sharing some common terms […]

Best Rhode Island Personal Injury Lawyer Practices: How Can I Sue RIPTA for a Bus Accident?

December 11th, 2019

If you are injured in a Rhode Island RIPTA bus accident, can you sue?  The answer is yes and here at Bottaro Law, we have won numerous bus accident cases against RIPTA, obtaining money damages for our clients throughout Providence and Rhode Island.  Today, I will share some information on RIPTA bus accident personal injury […]

Rhode Island Drunk Driving Thanksgiving Car Accidents: Here To Help

November 27th, 2019

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 roads, at parties, and rushing to get to their location, putting you at a risk […]

Vehicle Recall: BMW Recalls More Than 250,000 Vehicles due to Backup Camera Concerns

November 1st, 2019

BMW has recently come out with a wide recall on 2018-2020 BMW models due to the display settings of the back-up camera. In the settings, people can go and turn off the rear camera view when the car is in reverse. This recall affects many of the newer BMW models, as well as some Rolls-Royce […]

Avoiding RI Car Accident Cases: Where is the Safest Place to sit in a Car?

October 25th, 2019

From my vantage dealing with car accidents throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts, it is nice to write every once in a while on how to avoid injuries.  Did you know that where you sit and your age may play a factor in minimizing personal injuries? Many studies have been conducted to test the safest seat […]

“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 […]

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