HOLIDAY HIGHWAY SAFETY | Young Wooldridge, LLP

TRAVELING TO SEE FAMILY AND FRIENDS THIS SEASON? AVOID DANGEROUS HIGHWAY DISASTERS WITH THESE TIPS For many Americans, the holidays are a time to jump in the family vehicle and make the hike to visit loved ones who live far away. In fact, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation, long-distance trips (more than 50 [...]

Cooking Safety Tips for a Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is almost here, which means it is time again to join loved ones for a delicious home-cooked meal.  While entertaining family and friends during the holidays can be fun, it is important that we not forget about basic kitchen safety during the festivities. According to the National Fire Protection Association, cooking fires are three times [...]

By | 2018-03-22T16:26:35+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Personal Injury, Safety|0 Comments

Tips for a Happy and Safe Fourth of July

It’s safe to say that the Fourth of July is one of America’s favorite holidays.  And how could it not be?  Each year, we celebrate America’s birthday with great food, fireworks, and plenty of red, white and blue.  However, while you are busy celebrating with family and friends, fire and law enforcement officials are busy [...]

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

The month of May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  This month is a reminder to motorists to safely “share the road” with motorcycles and to be extra alert to help keep motorcyclists safe.  Motorcyclists are also reminded to make themselves visible to all motorists.  While the rate of automobile fatalities has slowed or declined in [...]

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Each day in the United States, more than 9 people are killed and more than 1,153 people are injured in crashes that are reported to involve a distracted driver. In fact in 2013 alone, 3,154 people were killed and an estimated 424,000 injured in motor vehicle crashes that attributed [...]

By | 2017-04-01T11:59:05+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Personal Injury|1 Comment

Personal Injury Attorney | The Importance of Consultations

The legal process requires injured plaintiffs to prove their damages within a certain degree of certainty which means you could use a personal injury attorney. This means that juries cannot simply pick a number they think is fair. It also means they cannot simply guess what happened when the facts are in dispute. In many [...]

Risks of Texting & Driving | Personal Injury Attorney

Risks of Texting & Driving | Personal Injury Attorney Personal Injury Attorney | There is universal agreement that texting and driving is a deadly activity. A recent study released by Car and Driver Magazine shows that texting while driving is actually a far riskier activity than drunk driving. To study this, the magazine rigged a car with [...]

By | 2018-04-02T18:16:14+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Personal Injury Attorney | Occupant Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has kicked off its annual Click It or Ticket campaign, aimed at increasing the rate of seatbelt use in the United States.  The campaign started on Monday, May 19, 2014 and ran through June 1,2014. Occupant safety is critical during an automobile accident. The seatbelt remains an effective means [...]

Live-Saving App | Personal Injury Attorney

Live-Saving App | Personal Injury Attorney Personal Injury Attorney | Saving Lives with One Smart App Choosing a designated driver before you head out on the town is simply smart. It means your friends or family can have a great time without putting anyone else in danger. As a designated driver, you're taking on an important [...]

By | 2018-04-02T19:13:59+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Lane-Splitting Eliminated | Personal Injury Lawyer

Lane-Splitting Eliminated | Personal Injury Lawyer California Highway Patrol Eliminates Lane-Splitting Rules from Website Personal Injury Lawyer | In a move that upset motorcyclists and raised questions about attitudes toward the practice, the California Highway Patrol removed the guidelines for lane splitting from its website in July. The rules had only been posted since last year, when [...]

By | 2018-04-02T19:16:02+00:00 March 21st, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments