Is Distracted Driving as Dangerous as Drunk Driving?

Distractions can come in a variety of guises. While you may not think of yourself as being one who participates in distracted driving, you may want to reconsider once you understand the scope of the problem. There is no question about the danger of drunk driving. In fact, drunk driving contributes to about 2 million vehicle crashes annually. Fatalities associated with highway accidents involving two or more cars are over 50% more likely to have alcohol impairment as a factor in the crash. As sobering as those statistics may be, the Centers for Disease Control has identified distracted driving as another major cause for vehicular accidents.

Car Insurance Language: Why are Policy Terms So Confusing?

Car owners in Arizona are expected to have proper car insurance. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the law requires that minimum levels of liability insurance coverage be carried for every motor vehicle operated on Arizona roadways. This means bodily injury coverage of no less than $15,000 per person and $30,000 for two or more people. You must also carry property-damage liability of at least $10,000. These requirements extend to golf carts, motorcycles and mopeds as well.

Victims of car crash need to call Chandler personal injury lawyer

An early morning crash in Phoenix has left one man dead and over one thousand people without power.  The car rolled over near McDowell Road and 28th Street Monday around 1am and knocked into some power line.  The initial crash, that occurred near an elementary school, left 1,337 Arizona Public Service customers without power.  While

Arizona personal injury attorney helps victims of accidents

Arizona Personal Injury Attorney On Monday afternoon, one very unlucky woman was hit by a car while she was standing next to her disabled vehicle on the side of Interstate 10 in Phoenix.  The woman, whose condition is not known, was close to 27th Avenue exit ramp when the vehicle struck her.  When your vehicle

Fatal rollover accident in Southern Arizona

A woman and her infant were killed a few weeks ago in Southern Arizona in a roll over accident.  The accident on State Route 86 left the 25 year old and her baby ejected from the vehicle and declared dead at the scene.  Several others were injured and were airlifted to the hospital.  Such a