Auto Accident Blog Topics

Right of Way Laws in Arizona

Arizona has several right-of-way laws in place to help prevent auto accidents caused by drivers who failed to yield.   Right-of-way laws help determine when a person can proceed into an intersection, enter certain roadways or merge into traffic. They… Read More

The Dangers of Speeding

In today’s busy world, drivers may feel tempted to go a little faster while driving to try to fit everything into a day. However, speeding increases the risk of causing an accident that may result in serious injuries. The seasoned Phoenix car accident… Read More

Arizona Motorcycle Laws

Motorcycles are popular vehicles that offer operators and riders freedom and mobility. However, 284 motorcycle collisions, 18 of which were fatal, have been investigated by the Arizona Department of Public Safety since the start of 2017. Like other states,… Read More

Who Is Liable for a School Bus Accident?

School bus accidents may have serious and even deadly consequences. When a child is injured in a school bus accident, his or her family may be unsure about who is liable for paying for medical expenses and other damages the child suffered. In some cases,… Read More

Can More Than One Party be Held Liable for a Truck Accident?

There are often several parties involved in a commercial trucking operation. Each one has its own set of responsibilities to ensure the truck is safe and ready for road use. If you were injured in an accident involving a commercial truck, you may be… Read More

Timothy Tonkin Addresses Phoenix’s Wrong-Way Driving Problem

The Phillips Law Group’s supervising lawyer Timothy Tonkin was recently featured on ABC 15 Arizona to discuss Phoenix’s problem with wrong-way driving. Since the start of 2017, more than 20 incidents of wrong-way driving in the Phoenix area have been… Read More

Who Can Be Held Liable for a Truck Accident?

A traffic accident that involves a commercial truck is often more complicated than a collision that occurs between two passenger vehicles. Although commercial truck accidents can result in much more serious damages and injuries, these types of collisions… Read More

What You Should Know About Uninsured Motorist Insurance Coverage

Approximately one out of every eight drivers in the U.S., or 12.6 percent, is either uninsured or does not have adequate insurance to cover the damages of an auto accident, according to the Insurance Research Council. Severe auto accidents caused by… Read More

What is the Statute of Limitations for a Car Accident Injury Claim in Arizona?

Every state has a time limit in which legal action must be taken to file a personal injury lawsuit, referred to as the “statute of limitations.” In Arizona, there is a two-year statute of limitations for filing a lawsuit for an injury that was caused… Read More

The Benefits of Hiring an Attorney After an Auto Accident

Being injured in an auto accident can impose many difficulties into your life, such as expensive medical bills, lost wages from missing work, and dealing with any damage caused to your vehicle or personal property. These factors can become even more… Read More

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