Month: March 2013

Who is Liable for Distracted Driving Injuries?

Posted On March 29, 2013 In Car Accidents

It has become customary and almost completely acceptable to see people walking around most public places glued to their cell phones or their smartphones. Walking is one thing, but driving is another. According to the NHTSA over 3,000 people were killed in distracted driving crashes.…

Who is Liable for Whiplash Injuries?

Posted On March 22, 2013 In Car Accidents

Whiplash is a serious condition that affects millions of people in the United States every year.

Whiplash happens when there is damage to the neck and sometimes back due to a sudden motion, causing the neck to overextend. When it occurs there is damage to the delicate tissues of the bone and spinal cord in the area around the neck.…

Is the Construction Industry Really Getting Safer?

Posted On March 10, 2013 In Construction Accidents

As a construction worker, you may already know that you have one of the most dangerous jobs out there. While you take all the necessary precautions possible, construction injuries and deaths still happen every year. Given the fact that construction is still prevalent in the state of New York, it doesn’t appear that this type of work will be going away anytime soon.…

Road Nightmares: How to Handle Distracted Drivers

Posted On March 3, 2013 In Car Accidents

Distracted driving is one of the most common causes of auto accidents. Texting is certainly to blame for many car crashes, but other distracted behaviors can also cause collisions. As a cautious driver who never multitasks on the road, you are likely to come across others who regularly engage in distracted driving.…