Category: Car Accidents

What Should I Do if I Am Injured in a Multi-Vehicle Pileup?

Posted on May 6, 2022 in Car Accidents,Truck Accidents

Multi-vehicle pileups or accidents involving multiple vehicles due to a “chain reaction” are not uncommon, particularly on high-volume and high-speed highways and roadways. When an initial collision occurs on these roads, a multi-vehicle pileup can quickly develop. This type of accident can cause you serious injuries, property damages, and no idea where to start in…

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4 Major Causes of Motor Vehicle Accidents in Arizona

Posted on April 22, 2022 in Car Accidents,Personal Injury

According to the motor vehicle accident statistics of the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT), of the 98,778 motor vehicle accidents that occurred in Arizona in 2020, 30% of those crashes resulted in injuries or death. In fact, 41,350 persons were injured and 1,057 persons were killed in 2020 from motor vehicle crashes. While the types…

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What are the 5 Most Dangerous Intersections in the Phoenix Area?

Posted on March 18, 2022 in Car Accidents,Personal Injury

5 Most Dangerous Intersections The five most dangerous intersections across the Valley are located in Phoenix. Using crash data collected between 2016 and 2020, the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) ranked intersections in terms of their overall crash risks. Here are the top five most dangerous intersections and an explanation for why these intersections might…

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Traumatic Brain Injury Long-Term Side Effects

Posted on January 26, 2022 in Car Accidents,Personal Injury

When you or a loved one suffers a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a motor vehicle accident, bicycle accident, or any other type of accident, you run the risk of long-term side effects. These side effects vary in severity and permanency, but can include cognitive difficulties, headaches, dizziness, and more. If someone else’s negligence caused…

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Brain Injuries After a Phoenix Semi-Truck Accident

Posted on January 4, 2022 in Car Accidents,Personal Injury

One severe and long-lasting outcome of Phoenix semi-truck accidents are traumatic brain injuries (TBI). This type of catastrophic injury can leave permanent damages that fundamentally alter the lives of you and your family members. Holding trucking companies and their drivers responsible for their actions in causing these types of injuries can be key to getting…

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Distracted Driver Hit You? Follow These Steps

Posted on December 16, 2021 in Car Accidents

A distracted driver is a dangerous practice that can lead to serious – and even fatal – accidents. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 3,000 people died in distracted driving accidents in 2019. While sending one text, or fiddling with the GPS, can seem like an innocent, quick task, taking…

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Rideshare Driver Accident? Find Out Who is Responsible!

Posted on December 7, 2021 in Car Accidents

Using a rideshare driver can be a wise decision, especially if you have been drinking alcohol. Ordering an Uber or Lyft ride can also be a convenient option when going to and from the airport, or when you need a ride home after a night out on the town. But, with so many rideshare drivers…

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Car Accident: What Information You Must Gather

Posted on November 30, 2021 in Car Accidents

When you are involved in a car accident, your mind is immediately flooded with questions and worries. Are my kids ok? Am I injured? Is the other driver OK? How much damage did my car suffer? What happened? Because your mind is racing, you might be overwhelmed and forget to gather necessary information from the…

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8 Common Types of Defective Auto Parts

Posted on November 11, 2021 in Car Accidents

Defective auto parts are a serious safety concern. When you get into your car each day, you trust that it is designed and built properly to function correctly and keep you safe. But what happens when there’s a defect? This can lead to an accident, which can injure you or those in another vehicle on…

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STOP Texting and Driving = 911!

Posted on November 4, 2021 in Car Accidents

Texting and driving is a serious problem. We’ve all been there. We’re driving and we hear our cell phone alert telling us we have a new text. We know we shouldn’t check it while we’re driving, but our curiosity is eating at us – we want to know who texted and what they want. So,…

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How Does the Car Accident Settlement Process Work?

Posted on March 24, 2021 in Car Accidents

Getting into an auto accident triggers a chain of events that can be very confusing as a first-time plaintiff. If you suffered physical injuries, emotional distress or property damage in the car accident, you will have to navigate the legal process to pursue a financial settlement. Learning as much as you can about the car…

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