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 […]

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 […]

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