Phoenix Personal Injury Law Blog – Breyer Law Offices, P.C.
Bicycle helmets save lives. We all know this, but did you know that helmets can protect children from learning difficulties and health complications?
Many children fall or crash on their bikes. Usually knees or elbows are scraped; but sometimes, children hit their heads. When a child on a bicycle is hit by a car, this is a special danger, but helmets do a lot to help prevent traumatic brain injury. Read the rest »
The Arizona Department of Transportation recently released its finding for 2018 crashes around the state, and the numbers were startling. There were nearly three people killed every day on average across the state due to car accidents. There were 146 injured every day. Most crashes occurred during the daylight hours. Crashes cost Arizona around $19 billion in losses. Read the rest »
There were nearly 50,000 car crashes in Phoenix in 2018, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation Crash Facts Summary. That’s approximately 136 crashes every single day. Read the rest »
Originally published November 3, 2017.
You can’t avoid one-way roads in Arizona. They’re everywhere. Whether you’re approaching a full street in a downtown metropolis reserved for traffic heading in just one direction, or you’ve found yourself in a roundabout or traveling along a rotary traffic island, you will have to deal with one-way streets at one point or another in your travels. Read the rest »
Originally published August 8, 2016.
Did you know that there were 127,056 vehicle accidents in Arizona in 2018? Thankfully, only 0.72% were fatal – 912 of the total. Over 100,000 of these collisions took place on urban roads, and over 36,000 people were injured in one year alone. The most common type of crash? Rear-end collisions, by far.
The Arizona Department of Transportation (AZDOT) tracks car accidents, injuries, and deaths on the state’s roads each year in order to spot safety issues and plan ways to reduce these events. Read the rest »
Originally published October 31, 2014.
When you have a teenage driver in your household, you may sometimes feel like the world is about to end. We’ve all seen the movies and television shows – they tell us that if you deny your son or daughter the right to go out and have fun with friends, somehow, they’re going to get their hands on a pair of keys, and the consequences will be disastrous on Arizona’s nighttime highways. Read the rest »
After you’ve been attacked by a dog, you may be confused and hurt, watching the medical bills pile up and not knowing what to do. Our Phoenix dog bite injury lawyers at Breyer Law Offices, P.C., made this visual aid for you to keep with you just in case you’re ever bitten! Remember, the best thing you can do if you’re confused is to call a legal professional right away. Dial (602) 267-1280 to talk to The Husband and Wife Law Team. Your consultation is 100% free. Read the rest »
Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, we Arizonans come upon a period of time known as the “100 Deadliest Days of Summer.” So called because of the sharp increase in accidents across the United States, this rise in fatal motor vehicle statistics is closely tied to younger drivers. Read the rest »
We love the thrill of giving back to our community – and our nation, as well! Breyer Law Offices, P.C., believes we’ve done both with our 2019 scholarship, which was geared towards high-school and college students across the country with a 3.0 and a dream.
We asked, how do YOU intend to use what you learn in college, no matter what field you end up working in? After going through hundreds of answers, we’ve found the two that spoke most deeply to us. Are you ready? Congratulations to… Read the rest »
Recent news reports are warning drivers about the potential of car trouble caused by the sweltering Arizona summer heat. Extreme temperatures can increase the likelihood of breakdowns and crashes, so it is important to take a few precautions to keep your car in tip-top shape. Read the rest »