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Expenses for Serious Accident-Related Injuries

Recent data from the National Safety Council (NSC) underscores the severe economic impact of auto accident injuries in our nation. Every year, millions of Americans suffer serious physical harm in motor vehicle accidents. In 2016, this figure included more than 4.6 million people.  The NSC estimates that the total cost of motor vehicle injuries, property…

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May Is Motorcycle Safety Month

May is Motorcycle Safety Month across the nation. Unfortunately, even though motorcycles constitute just 3% of all registered vehicles and are responsible for just 0.7% of all the miles traveled in the United States, motorcycle drivers and passengers made up 14% of all fatalities in traffic in 2014, the last year for which statistics are available.…

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CA Man Petitions to Ban Dangerous LED Headlights

Bright LED headlights are supposed to increase your road visibility at night, but according to critics they could also create serious and potentially life-threatening distractions for other motorists. As reported by CBS 2 Los Angeles, a Pasadena resident is calling for a nation-wide ban on what he labels “blinding headlights,” which can pose major discomfort…

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Tips on Taking Car Accident Photos

According to the National Safety Council, more than 4.5 million Americans were injured on in 2015, underscoring the prevalence of car accidents on our nation’s roads and highways.  In the majority of accidents, the at-fault driver is easy to identify, but there are always accidents in which liability is disputed among parties. In the event…

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Have You Been in a Truck Accident? Be Aware of These Crucial Legal Issues

Truck accidents are those involving commercial semi-trucks, tractor-trailers, 18-wheelers or other large commercial vehicles. The accidents themselves may cause personal injury or death to other motorists, bicyclists or pedestrians. They may also cause property damage. Truck accidents are responsible for 5,000 deaths per year. They also cause more than 60,000 injuries. While truck accidents are…

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