Category: Auto Accidents

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 »

Top 10 Causes of Car Accidents

Every day there are over 17,000 car collisions in the United States. On average, those crashes result in 92 deaths each day. While poor weather conditions and faulty roads can cause accidents, most auto collisions are due to driver errors. When we understand the reasoning behind car accidents, we can actively choose to drive safer.… Read More »

What to do when you get a DUI

Four thousand people are arrested every day in the United States for driving under the influence. In the year 2011 alone, that number reached over 1.2 million drivers. While no one wants to be in the position of going to court for driving under the influence, many Americans find themselves there, whether they’re guilty or… Read More »

How to Build a Winning Bicycle Injury Case

One tenth of a second. That is how quickly a bicycle accident can occur. Of course, you do all you can to diminish the likelihood of an accident. You wear a certified helmet and other requisite cycling gear. Your bike has reflectors to make you more visible. You only ride in the bike lane and… Read More »

What to Do about Hit-and-Run Helplessness

Being involved in a car accident of any kind is maddening, but a hit-and-run causes the most anger and feelings of helplessness. Especially when you realize that costs for hospital visits and ongoing physical therapy may never be recovered. What should you do when you are hit on a motorcycle, as a pedestrian, or while… Read More »