Auto Accident Blog Topics

Is there a Link between TBI and Aggressive Driving?

In a recent study published in the Accident Analysis and Prevention journal, research suggests people who have suffered from a traumatic brain injury (TBI) may be more prone to road rage. Previous studies link car accidents to substance abuse or psychological… Read More

Driverless Crash Trucks to Protect Road Workers

Later this year, the Florida Department of Transportation will deploy two driverless crash trucks, designed to serve as a crash barriers to protect highway construction crews. The autonomous vehicles, designed by Royal Truck and Equipment, are able to… Read More

NHTSA Encourages Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over This Labor Day

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) once again launched its annual "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign set to run through Labor Day on Sept. 7. In partnership with 10,000 law enforcement agencies across the country, the campaign… Read More

Test-Drive Accidents: Who is Liable?

Have you ever thought of what would happen if you got into a crash with a car that is not your own? Even if you are a safe driver, accidents happen unexpectedly. Here is some information you may find helpful before you get in the drivers seat of a potentially… Read More

Traffic Deaths Up Sharply in First Six Months of 2015

According to the National Safety Council, traffic deaths rose fourteen percent across the nation in the first six months of this year. Injuries increased by a third. Deborah A.P. Hersman, council president, said lower gas prices and a better economy… Read More

Big Rig Overturns on I-10

Two women were hospitalized on Sunday night after their car went off a Phoenix bridge and ended up on a dry river bed nearly 75 below. It was reported that the driver of the vehicle lost control and truck a concrete barrier causing it to go down a rocky… Read More

Failure to Yield Auto Accident Lawsuits

When a driver fails to yield and causes an accident due to negligence, serious injuries and fatalities may occur. The reckless driver may be liable for damages and could have to compensate injured victims if litigation is initiated. The auto accident… Read More

The Dangers of Improper Use of a Car Seat

On July 13, shortly before sunrise, Alfonso Beltran, his girlfriend and her three-year-old daughter were driving through an intersection at Van Buren and 67th Avenue in Phoenix when two teens ran a red light at full-speed and broadsided Beltran's Suburban. The… Read More

Dealing with Doctors After a Car Accident

After a car accident, especially if you are in a lot of pain, you likely want to get in and out of the doctor's office and back home where you are able to rest. But during the rush of everything that happens after an accident - talking with the police… Read More

Poor Road Design and Car Accidents

Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for poor road design to contribute to car accidents. If you or a loved one has been a victim of a car accident due to unsafe road conditions, our skilled personal injury attorneys at Phillips Law in Utah, Arizona, California… Read More

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