Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 27, 2016 in Auto Accidents
AAA is estimating that 38 million people will be traveling this Memorial Day weekend; it is the second highest Memorial Day travel estimated since 2005.
Likely brought on by low gas prices, about 700,000 more people will travel this year compared to… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 24, 2016 in Auto Accidents
So far in 2016, motorcycle accident deaths are on the rise in Arizona, climbing four percent over last year. Nearly 17 percent of all fatal traffic accidents this year have involved motorcycles.
The Arizona Motorcycle Safety & Awareness Foundation is… Read More
Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay a victim of the company's Baby Powder and Shower to Shower products $55 million. The woman claims that after using Johnson & Johnson talcum powder products for decades, she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
A… Read More
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has ordered airbag manufacturer Takata to recall up to 40 million more airbags. Already the largest safety recall in auto history, defective Takata airbags have been linked to at least 11 U.S.… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 10, 2016 in Auto Accidents
The City of Phoenix Street Transportation Department has released its 2014 Comprehensive Traffic Collision Summary and it details the most dangerous intersections in the city.
Overall, in the city of Phoenix, nearly 26,000 accidents were reported in… Read More
In a study published by The Washington Times and ProPublica, it was revealed that nursing home residents are suffering abuse via social media when staff members publish degrading nursing home pictures of residents. As a newer type of abuse, social media… Read More
Nissan has announced the recall of 3.2 million vehicles in the U.S. due to malfunctions which could cause airbags not to work properly during a crash.
Defective occupant sensing systems, which detect if a passenger is sitting in the front passenger seat… Read More
According to the latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 44 percent of Arizona’s workers are not currently employed. In fact, Arizona ranks in the bottom ten U.S. states for percentage of workers who are gainfully employed.
Many… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Apr 22, 2016 in Local News
According to data released yesterday by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Phoenix tops the list of U.S. cities with the most dangerous railroad crossings. Because Glendale also made the list, Arizona is the only state in the country to have more… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Apr 18, 2016 in Auto Accidents
A tragic hit-and-run collision involving a pedestrian has left a Tempe woman battling serious, life-threatening injuries.
According to officers from the Tempe Police Department (TPD), the accident occurred at the intersection of Priest Drive and Broadway… Read More