Month: December 2016

Avoid Assault and Battery Charges

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program, the number of aggravated assault cases in the US in 2011 was estimated to have been 751, 131. While this figure may seem large, it was an improvement from the previous year by 3.9%. However, not everyone accused of assault and battery is… Read More »

All You Need to Know About Auto Accidents and Injuries

Auto accidents are more common than we’d like to think. There were 11 million accidents that occurred in 2009 alone according to the United States Census Bureau. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), car accidents are caused either by driver error or other conditions beyond the driver’s control. Driver errors occur as… Read More »

True Costs of DUI

Have you or someone you love been caught driving under the influence of impairing drugs or alcohol? Driving while intoxicated (DWI) or driving under the influence (DUI) is one of the most common offenses in all states and the District of Columbia. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that alcohol and other impairing… Read More »