uber accidents and pedestrians

When Your Uber Driver Goes Off the Rails: Uber Accidents and Pedestrians

Uber may have revolutionized the sharing economy with its convenient and easy-to-use app, but there are still legal gray areas when it comes to accidents. As independent contractors, drivers are responsible for carrying the auto insurance that covers not only their vehicles but their passengers as well. But what happens when an Uber driver collides …

truck accident collision

A Truck Accident is Not Your Ordinary Collision

It seems as though anything can happen when two cars collide. The laws of physics ordinarily determine how the cars are damaged, which drivers will be injured and how long it will take to clear the scene. However, there are laws of physics that often result in different outcomes when it comes to truck accidents …

safety tips for driving with tractor trailers

Safety Tips for Driving With Tractor Trailers

Every day we share the road with other cars, trucks, pedestrians, cyclists, and tractor trailers. Most of the time, we happily coexist between the lines and arrive at our destination safely. However, the consequences of a collision can be catastrophic, especially if the accident happens with a tractor-trailer. So, what can you do to stay …

distracted driving

Distracted Driving is Dangerous for These Drivers (Are You One of Them?)

It is no secret that distracted driving is dangerous. Each year, the US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) releases a report detailing the number of distraction-related deaths on American highways. In 2016, there were 3,450 fatalities due to some form of distraction while behind the wheel of the car. But what …