One of the most common injuries resulting from a car accident is commonly known as ‘whiplash’. Whiplash occurs when a person’s neck snaps back and forth resulting in neck pain, stiffness, and headaches. This often occurs when your vehicle is hit from behind such as in a rear-end collision. One way to reduce your risk […]

How do you determine fault in a multi-car accident?

Before we can determine who is at fault, let’s take a look at a slightly different question. What Is Fault? Fault falls on the driver who was either reckless or negligent. Reckless driving is defined as the willful or wanton disregard for the safety of others or the operation of the vehicle. Negligence can often […]

How does cell phone use affect the probability of an accident?

The National Safety Council reports that cell phone use while driving leads to 1.6 million crashes each year. Eleven teens die each day as a result of texting and driving in the United States. Take a look at the different types of distractions and tips to avoid them. First, let’s look at the three main […]

Do I really need to see the doctor after my motorcycle accident?

Yes, definitely!  Even if you feel totally fine, it is very unusual to walk away from a motorcycle accident completely unhurt. While you may not have any major visible injuries, you could have an internal injury that may take days or even weeks to become known. You may not feel immediate effects or symptoms from […]