What You Should Know About Motorcycle Safety

Motorcycle Accidents

Compared to motor vehicle accidents, motorcycle accidents are almost always more devastating and dangerous due to the lack of protection motorcycle riders have. While vehicles give drivers and passengers the added protection of being enclosed with airbags and seat belts, motorcyclists only have the security of their helmets. Motorcycle Statistics According to the National Highway…

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The Use of Expert Witnesses in Personal Injury Cases

Litigation

When a personal injury case goes to trial expert witnesses are often used to support an injured victim’s claim. An expert witness is a professional who has specific technical and/or scientific knowledge in a particular subject area. Consequently, an expert witness is permitted to give his opinion while testifying, which is generally prohibited from other…

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Hands-Free Technology Is Still Distracting Drivers

Distracted Driving

Distracted drivers are the top cause of car accidents in the United States today. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, an estimated total of 660,000 drivers are using electronic devices while driving and a total of 3,477 people were killed by distracted drivers in 2015 alone. In an effort to reduce the number…

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Chronic Pain – What is it?

Personal Injury

We invited our friends at OrthoCore Physical Therapy to give people a simplified explanation of the very complicated process that is pain. There are a lot of people who don’t understand why something hurts. In this article they will tell you about pain and why you should care (think Fresh Prince). What Is Pain? First,…

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A Driver’s Duty When Entering an Intersection

Car Accident

Drivers often assume that when they have a green light, and the right of way, they have no further duties when entering an intersection.  However failing to exercise due care at an intersection can lead to serious accidents and subsequent liability, no matter what color the traffic light is. Drivers Cannot Block an Intersection In…

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