Do You Have to Wear a Seat Belt while Riding in an Uber or Lyft Car?

Uber and Lyft are convenient peer-to-peer service that utilizes modern smartphone technology. They offer a transportation alternative to public transit like light rail, buses, trolleys, and taxi cabs. What’s more, in most cities, hitching a ride in an Uber or Lyft car is less expensive than hailing a taxi cab. The ride sharing app keeps its costs low because it is not regulated by states and cities the same as taxi fleets. The ride share company is not required to have the same type of insurance, and, it does not pay for medallions for its vehicles (the official licensing of a vehicle to carry paying passengers). [...]

By |2018-05-26T12:51:00-07:00December 18th, 2015|Car Accidents|Comments Off on Do You Have to Wear a Seat Belt while Riding in an Uber or Lyft Car?

How an Injury Attorney Can Protect Your Rights After an Accident

When you are involved in an automobile collision, you probably think all you have to do is report it to your insurance company, provide the at-fault driver’s information, and then magically everything will be taken care of for you. If only things were that simple. Though you pay your insurance company hundreds of dollars a year, maybe even thousands (the average yearly cost stands at approximately $1,900 to $2,200), it’s not the best bet to rely on these corporations to protect your legal rights. Because these companies are in business to make a profit, they’ll only put in as little effort as they can because it [...]

By |2018-05-26T12:51:35-07:00December 7th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on How an Injury Attorney Can Protect Your Rights After an Accident

Safety spotlight: bus/truck accidents, avoidance measures

Recently released safety data from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration readily reveal that, regardless of what serves as the primary catalyst in a given accident involving a large commercial vehicle and a smaller passenger vehicle, the outcome is all too often the same. “[T]he truck always wins” is the way that such a crash outcome is termed in a recent article discussing traffic accidents featuring commercial trucking rigs and buses. […]

By |2018-05-26T12:52:00-07:00December 1st, 2015|Bus Accidents|Comments Off on Safety spotlight: bus/truck accidents, avoidance measures

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