Even non-parents know that children are bound to get a bruise, scrape, cut, or two (or ten) throughout their lives, but when it comes to more serious Cave Creek child injuries, prevention is key in making certain that kids stay safe and out of harm’s way until they’re old enough to recognize danger and make safe choices. While you can’t watch the children under your care at all times (unless you’re having a staring contest), you can employ some of these tactics to help reduce the risk that they will be involved in a serious accident or suffer painful injuries. Read the rest »
Arizona Personal Injury Blog – Breyer Law Offices, P.C.
No driver wakes up one morning and says, “I’m going to hit a motorcycle rider with my car today.” Going out into traffic isn’t a game of whack-a-mole, and most drivers do their best to drive safely. But the fact of the matter is that the majority of Scottsdale motorcycle collisions, and other crashes that happen in the city, happen due to driver error, and they’re nearly all preventable.
Nearly all preventable. That is a somber thought, but it’s one that drivers should take heed of. You must do your part to keep from hitting motorcycles on the road and causing injury or death to riders. Here are some of the best things you can do right now to start becoming more of a motorcycle-friendly motorist. Read the rest »
If you are involved in a Globe slip and fall accident, you may have to endure a stay in the hospital, followed by physical therapy and a long bed rest. Victims of slip and fall incidents that sustain serious injuries often feel helpless and don’t know where to turn for help. The trouble with these types of accidents is that it may be difficult to determine liability. However, you can improve your chances at a positive case outcome by following the tips below. Read the rest »
As a parent, you never want to think about the possibility that your children could be involved in a serious traffic accident. That’s why you buckle up your children every time they ride in your vehicle. However, there are some instances in which you may not be able to keep your children from being involved in a collision. That doesn’t mean that your children have to sustain serious injuries or fatal wounds, though, when they are involved in a crash. Some of the best ways you can protect your children from sustaining serious injuries in a collision include the following: Read the rest »
When you have small children, you want them to live every day with wonder and to never have to worry about being involved in a Yuma slip and fall accident. Unfortunately, small children already face a significant risk for being involved in these types of accidents. They love to run a lot, to slide on ice and slippery surfaces, and play in many areas where they probably shouldn’t. Serious slip and fall accidents involving young children are also common because young kids don’t understand the risks involved with hazards like puddles of water on the floor or broken tiles at the grocery store. Read the rest »
When your child is injured, it can change your life. As parents, we never suspect that our child will sustain a serious injury. Serious injuries can cause paralysis, developmental issues, permanent scarring and disfiguration, mental problems, and other injuries that your child is not ready or able to cope with, but will have to deal with for the rest of their lives. Your life will also change. Some of the most significant ways in which your life may be altered by an injury to your child include, but are not limited to, the following. Read the rest »
No one ever wants to be part of a wrongful death. The word alone sounds scary when you think about it. Death is an awful thing. Of course, if there was something you could do to prevent a wrongful death, you would want to know, right? Well, here are ways you can prevent a wrongful death when driving. Motor vehicle accidents are one of the most common causes of wrongful deaths in the nation.
For your own safety, and the safety of others around you, put a stop to these bad driving habits starting today:
- Stop abruptly, especially when another driver is tailgating you. Stopping abruptly can cause you to be rear-ended, which could be fatal. Read the rest »
When you’re involved in a Phoenix bicycle crash, you may not know what to do. After all, what you do after a crash between a car and a bicycle should be different than those involving two cars, right? Wrong. Collisions involving bicycles are not significantly different in the rules of how they should be handled. If you’re hit by a car when you’re riding down the street, here are the top things you must remember to do (and don’t let the driver talk you out of it): Read the rest »
Being involved in a Tempe pedestrian accident, especially at this time of year, could be your worst nightmare come to life. Unfortunately, incidents on the road involving pedestrians are more common than you think, and involve individuals being hit while crossing the street, waiting to cross the street, or walking down a road that has no sidewalks.
While it is important to do everything you can to avoid these incidents, you should also understand the mistakes that can be made, and must be avoided, after these incidents in order to ensure that your rights and recovery are kept intact. Check out the mistakes here, and do your best to avoid them. Read the rest »
Arizona bicycle accidents are common, and they are becoming more and more common as time goes by because more individuals who want to get fit, change their commute, and help the environment are switching to two wheels. But if you’re involved in a collision with a motor vehicle when you’re on your bicycle, you won’t feel like it’s a common occurrence. In fact, you will feel like it’s a one-in-a-million incident that has forever changed your life and caused you serious injury and hardship.
Unfortunately, there are still many different ways that you can be involved in a serious collision, with or without your own actions being involved. So what are some of the most common reasons why people like you can get involved in serious bicycle collisions with motor vehicle drivers on the road? Read the rest »