Car Accidents: Side Impact and T-Bone

When a driver experiences an accident, the terms T-Bone and side-impact are used to describe the type of collision. This type of car accident is extremely dangerous, often causing serious injuries and even fatalities. If one of these unfortunate situations becomes a reality, knowing how to handle this type of collision can help with next steps. Read more

Top 6 Driving Safety Tips

Modern drivers are faced with an abundance of distractions while driving. Many people are facing the reality of driving accidents that stem from unsafe driving habits. Whether you are driving alone or with passengers, safe driving should always be a priority. Here are the top six driving safety tips to help you develop safe driving habits. Read more

Car Accidents: Whiplash and Other Neck Injuries

Even if you are a safe driver who consistently practices safe driving habits, getting into an accident even minor, may be somewhat unavoidable. Many times, drivers will experience a rear-end collision without any indication of an impending problem.  If you have been in a car accident and you are experiencing pain, decreased motion and tightness in your neck, you may have whiplash. In some cases the pain is immediate, but for some, the symptoms of whiplash can happen hours, even days, after the collision. Read more

Car Accidents Related to Rear-End Collisions

According to the National Safety Council, in any given year there are an average of 6 million car accidents in the U.S. – 40% of which are rear-end auto accidents. Common causes for these rear-end accidents include tailgating, distraction, alcohol intoxication, harsh weather conditions, poor road conditions, pedestrians, road construction, heavy braking due to speed traps, faulty brake lights and vehicle breakdowns. Read more

Car Accidents Caused by Texting

Texting while driving has become a deadly trend in the United States. Drivers assume they can handle texting while driving, yet the numbers don’t lie. According to the National Safety Council, texting while driving causes 1,600,000 accidents each year in the United States. Many people realize the dangers that coincide with cell phone use while driving, yet statistics continue to significantly rise, showing the rate of accidents increasing as a result of cell phone use while driving. Read more

Overview of Motorcycle Accidents

Many people enjoy riding motorcycles as they provide a freedom on the road that other vehicles don’t provide. However, they are especially at risk for more serious accidents when and if they occur. The following article provides an overview of what is typically involved in a motorcycle accident and what you can do if you are ever involved in one. Read more