The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued two Consent Orders against Takata, the Japanese airbag manufacturer who built and sold defective airbags, in what is now known as the largest civil penalty action in the NHTSAs forty-five… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Nov 02, 2015 in Auto Accidents
According to a 2015 poll from the National Sleep Foundation, more than 168 million Americans have driven a vehicle while feeling sleepy, and an astounding 103 million reported falling asleep behind the wheel at some point while driving. Of the 103 million… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Oct 30, 2015 in Local
Halloween means many parents are busy helping their children make costumes, fill treat bags for school parties and carve jack-o-lanterns. But amidst the excitement of costumes and candy, the personal injury attorneys at the Phillips Law Group urge parents… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Oct 27, 2015 in Auto Accidents
While technology that permits drivers to multitask may be touted as a safer option than a cell phone, science is heralding voice activated cars as precarious.
Thought by car manufacturers and certain technology companies to be safe, new research reveals… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Oct 23, 2015 in Auto Accidents
With aggressive drivers threatening other motorists on the nation's roadways, drivers need to know how they can lower their risk of being involved in an auto accident.
One of the best ways drivers can protect themselves is to practice defensive driving.
Defensive… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Oct 19, 2015 in Auto Accidents
Parents and their teen drivers are strongly encouraged to participate in National Teen Driver Safety Week, a special week designated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to bring awareness to the importance of safe driving habits… Read More
A recent report by the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine reveals the majority of Americans will experience a minimum of one diagnostic error during their lifetime. These diagnostic errors include such… Read More
In 2014, the total number of workplace deaths increased by two percent, most notably among contracted, self-employed, and aging workers. Preliminary numbers from the federal government put the 2014 total death toll at 4,679, whereas the 2013 death toll… Read More
According to a data report analyzed by Arizona Sonora News, incidents of nursing home abuse at Medicare-approved nursing homes in Arizona are on the rise, with half of the incidents causing immediate danger to patient care.
The data report included roughly… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Oct 02, 2015 in Auto Accidents
A 25-year-old woman is listed in stable condition after a semi-truck collided with her bicycle as she was riding down 400 West in Salt Lake City, Utah. The accident occurred early Thursday morning at the intersection of 300 North and 400 West, near West… Read More