Who’s Liable When Potholes Cause Accidents

Who’s Liable When Potholes Cause Accidents

Winter conditions, snow plows, buses, disabled cars, and emergency vehicles bring increasing traffic, and distractions, to our winter driving.  And, the freezing and thawing of wet roads results in potholes.  Dangerous potholes.  The road itself becomes a threat to...
Daylight Saving Auto Accident Checklist

Daylight Saving Auto Accident Checklist

When the clocks turn backwards on November 5th, we will experience an increase in auto accidents. While the increase may not be as extreme as when Day Light Saving Time begins in the Spring, there is still evidence of a significant rise in auto accidents the Sunday...

Labor Day Worker’s Compensation Checklist

Labor Day is a celebration of working people in our country.  Unfortunately, for many people, working can be dangerous. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 2.9 million non-fatal workplace injuries and illnesses from private industry employers in 2015. It is...
Sports Related Brain Injuries

Sports Related Brain Injuries

You may have heard about the recent study where CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) was found in 99% of the deceased NFL players who donated their bodies to research. CTE is a neurodegenerative brain disease that causes memory loss, confusion, depression, anxiety,...
Brain Damage Causes and Symptoms in Children

Brain Damage Causes and Symptoms in Children

Brain Damage Causes and Symptoms in Children With summer sports in full swing, children are increasing their risk of all kinds of injuries. Finding out that your child has brain damage is not an experience most parents want to have. However, it is important for...
Springtime Road Sharing with Trucks

Springtime Road Sharing with Trucks

You thought Spring would bring sunshine, fresh air through open car windows, and that driving would be a breeze. However, you quickly found out that springtime showers and road construction bring traffic to a crawl that is as bad as the worst days of winter driving....
Safer Spring Driving

Safer Spring Driving

While new cars are safer than ever, auto accidents continue to rise. Even with advanced safety systems to minimize crashes, traffic accidents and fatalities continue to increase. Many safety experts think that distracted driving, mainly due to cellphones, is...