As attorneys who regularly practice and represent clients in car accident cases here in Rhode Island, one of the most common questions we receive from clients is how we will decide whether to settle or go to court for […]
Have you ever experienced the heart-pounding moments after a car collision?
If you’ve ever been there, then you know how those first minutes are full of confusion and shock. What are you supposed to do following a car wreck?
Keep reading […]
There is no question the government regulations can dictate a significant amount of safety on U.S. roads. For example, while nighttime crashes have the highest death rate for drivers and pedestrians, it is widely known that the headlights currently […]
According to the World Health Organization, road traffic fatalities are now the leading cause of death amongst children and young adults between the ages of five and 29 around the world. In 2016, they resulted in more than 1.3 […]
Car accidents can be life-altering events, often in ways people wouldn’t normally think of.
Whether involved in a minor fender-bender or a full-blown wreck with serious injuries, it is typically a certainty that the woes do not end with the […]
A new auto accident study had some interesting (and surprising) results in terms of the ability to help drivers become more focused, safer drivers: According to the results, roadside advertising and billboards actually improve motorist driving skills. Specifically, because […]
Two things that people often do not connect, but should, are car accidents and retirement funds. While younger generations have cited student loans, for example, as interfering with their ability to purchase homes and make other important investments, as […]
While the severity of injuries and fatalities involved when trucks collide with compact cars are well known, many people do not realize that shifting and lost truckloads also injure and kill a number of people each year.
When trucks brake […]
Car accidents are, unquestionably, one of the most common causes of serious injuries in the U.S., with more and more of those involved suffering not only from dislocations and broken bones but also from traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), which […]
Unfortunately, things appear to be getting worse for pedestrians and others here in Rhode Island: according to the latest statistics, pedestrian deaths due to vehicle strikes increased by four percent in 2018, and more than 6,000 people were killed—the […]