Falling Asleep at the Wheel of a Big Rig: What are the Hours of Service Regulations for Commercial Truck Drivers?
All it takes is a split second for any one of us to divert our attention from the road and cause an accident. Unfortunately, when this happens to commercial truck drivers due to driver fatigue it can have catastrophic results. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety...read more
What are the Minimum Liability Limits for a Commercial Motor Vehicle that is Involved in a Truck Accident?
We rely on our insurance company when our vehicle breaks down or needs repairs and even when we have been involved in an accident. In most cases, when a driver is the victim in an accident and is not responsible for causing it, they can pursue the at-fault party’s...read more
Skateboarding, longboarding, freeboarding, every other type of boarding kids are getting into these days.
Believe it or not, lawyers can be skaters too. I grew up on the west coast, so my days were spent surfing the beautiful Pacific Ocean or surfing the streets. Recently, I witnessed a friend flying down a road on his longboard and reaching speeds of 40mph! While I can...read more
Rollover accidents are among the deadliest types of accidents in which a driver can be involved. According to Safecar.gov, aside from your vehicle type, other factors such as driver behavior and road and environmental conditions can cause a vehicle to roll over. So,...read more
When you purchased your auto insurance policy, you probably remember selecting a deductible amount along with the coverages you wanted for you and your vehicle. A higher deductible usually means lower premiums, but it also means that you may have to come out of pocket...read more
Approximately 74 million Americans engage in recreational boating each year. National Safety Council. With Memorial Day Weekend approaching at the end of May and the summer season beginning in June, we can expect that many people will be spending time enjoying the...read more
If you are a parent who has a teen that is already driving or nearing the day they will be permitted to drive, there are a few tips we feel are important for you to be aware of that will help prevent your teen from engaging in a collision. As you may know, teen...read more
There are many people who rely on a bicycle as their primary mode of transportation and there are plenty of others who engage in bike riding for recreational or sporting purposes. While riding a bike has its perks as it is a healthy form of exercise, it also comes...read more
With summer quickly approaching, there is no doubt that more and more children are going to be out and about trying to find fun things to do to occupy their time. One thing many children love to do is ride their bike. Not only do kids enjoy riding their bikes as it...read more
According to OSHA, nearly 6.5 million people work in the field of construction, which is recognized as one of the most dangerous career fields an individual can work in. The fact is, a construction worker has to work in areas where they are more susceptible to...read more