According to preliminary data released earlier this month by the National Safety Council (NSC), 2018 marked the third straight year that over 40,000 people died in motor vehicle accidents. This is the first time since the Great Recession that our country has experienced such a large number of car accident fatalities in three consecutive years.
Car accidents can be traumatic and stressful, making it hard to think clearly and act decisively. However, the moments immediately following your collision are very important. There are certain actions you must take to protect your rights and your ability to recover the compensation you deserve. Will you know what to do?
Take our quiz to test your knowledge of the important actions that must be taken after a car accident. The more prepared you are for these moments, the more likely you are to protect your rights.
Thanksgiving is almost here. This holiday provides a great opportunity to spend quality time with family and as a result, many people will be travelling during this weekend. According to AAA, approximately 90% of Thanksgiving travelers will be driving to get to their holiday gathering this week.
The holiday season can be a great time to celebrate with family and friends. Between holiday parties, family gatherings, days off from work and New Year's celebrations, there will be plenty of opportunities to participate in the revelry. However, there is also a darker side to these holiday celebrations -- they're associated with a significant spike in car accidents, mostly due to an increase in drunk driving.
Distracted driving is deadly, and you’ve likely seen the public service announcements that prove it. These ads typically feature the final text a driver sent seconds before a fatal auto accident occurred.
Brain injuries are often referred to as catastrophic injuries as they can have a profound impact on you and your family members. March is Brain Injury Awareness Month.
The St. Patrick’s Day parade in Phoenix was last weekend, but more festivities are planned in downtown Prescott on Friday. One local bar is even hiding gold coins for patrons to find and use to buy penny drinks. While St.
Motorcycle crashes are among the most deadly due to the vulnerability of the motorcyclist. Motor vehicle drivers often fail to notice a motorcycle on the road, leading to catastrophic injuries and fatalities, but there are many variables that can cause these crashes.
A motorcycle crash, like any automobile accident, can be a terrifying and confusing experience. While it may be chaotic, there are still steps you can take to ensure that you and your family are protected. Please take this quiz to find out if you know what to do should you end up in a motorcycle accident:
If you've been involved in a car accident, there are important steps you can take to keep yourself protected legally. Please follow this presentation from our attorneys in Prescott, Arizona for more information.