July 12, 2019

Could You Be Held Responsible for A Car Accident Caused By Third-Party Hacking?

As motorists, we believe that any technology that can make a ride more efficient and more enjoyable is worth the additional fees that come with the advancement in technology. But with this technology comes the ever-growing fear that an individual or group could hack into your car’s technology and steal valuable, private information. This fear…

May 23, 2019

Tips on Safe Driving with New Providence Speed Lumps

As a part of the city’s five year capital improvement plan, Providence just placed 26 new permanent and 46 temporary speed lumps. The temporary lumps are for the purposes of snow removal, so they will be removed during the winter. The city listened to many concerned residents about the excessive speed of vehicles in some…

December 18, 2018

New Bedford Woman Receives $125,000 From Commerce Insurance

Our client sustained lacerations over her body and injury to her wrist when she was the passenger in a vehicle that was involved in a roll-over collision at an intersection in New Bedford. The extensive injuries to her wrist and hand required her to undergo therapy in order to improve the range of motion and…

November 30, 2018

Inattentive Driving: Texting, Making Phone Calls While Driving

Most Americans admit to multitasking while driving. An inattentive driving activity is any activity that distracts and endangers the driver, passengers, and bystanders. These distractions include eating and drinking, talking to passengers, texting, calling, watching videos, reading maps, shaving, applying makeup, and anything that takes attention away from driving. The repercussions are serious and can…

September 7, 2018

Do You Still Suffer from Headaches after Your Accident?

What is a Traumatic Brain Injury? A traumatic brain injury can be caused by a car accident or any other accident that results in a head injury. Brain injuries are extremely serious and can be life threatening. Sometimes brain injuries can go undiagnosed at first, and the damage from head trauma is often irreversible. What…

June 22, 2018

Why Should You Get Medical Attention After an Accident?

Car accidents can lead to serious and even life-threatening injuries. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTS) recently estimated that over 37,000 people die in car accidents every year, and a large number of accidents lead to serious injury. Even minor car accidents can cause long-lasting injuries that can have a negative impact on every…

June 8, 2018

Five Important Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

After being injured in a car accident, one of the most important decisions you will make is hiring a lawyer who can represent your interests and make sure you are compensated for your injuries. This is a highly personal decision and depends on a number of factors. There is certain information you will want to…

December 5, 2017

Driverless Shuttle Crashes on First Day of Service in Las Vegas

A self-driving shuttle that was operating in real-time traffic in downtown Las Vegas was involved in a crash in its very first hour of service. According to news reports, the collision involved the shuttle and a delivery truck, but no injuries were reported. The driver of the delivery truck has been cited by police. City…

August 17, 2017

New E-DUI Law Takes Effect in Washington State

Washington’s new distracted driving law went into effect on July 23, which means drivers will now get a ticket for being on the phone or holding any electronic device while behind the wheel. According to a Fox news report, state troopers say they will hand out warnings for six months. However, if a trooper decides…

December 4, 2015

Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer If I Have Minor Injuries?

If you have been injured in a car accident or a slip-and-fall accident, you may have suffered some type of injury. You may also be wondering if you should discuss your case with a Rhode Island personal injury lawyer. Many victims who suffer injuries often fail to discuss their case with a personal injury lawyer…