Holding Aggressive Drivers Liable for Accidents and Injuries

Holding Aggressive Drivers Liable for Accidents and Injuries

Motorcycle Accident
Traffic can make anyone impatient, especially if you are running late for work or taking your kids to school. The same goes with slow drivers in the left lane, people who hesitate too much when making left-hand turns, and more. There is no doubt that driving can be frustrating, but some drivers allow this frustration to escalate into dangerous aggression on the roads. If an aggressive driver crashed into your car, you should discuss your injuries with a car accident lawyer in Clearwater as soon as possible. Aggressive Driving Behaviors “Aggressive driving” is indicated by one or more dangerous driving behaviors that put other motorists at the risk of harm. Some of these behaviors include the following: Excessive speeding Tailgating Running red lights or stop signs Failing to yield when…
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To Wear a Helmet, or Not?

To Wear a Helmet, or Not?

Motorcycle Accident
We have all been exposed to motorcycles at some point in our lives, whether we ride them, we design them, we sell them, or we simply just see them out on the road. Unfortunately, motorcycle accident statistics estimate around 4,000 fatalities occur from motorcycle accidents a year and most of the people involved in these accidents are not wearing a helmet. Even with these statistic estimates only 19 states, and the District of Columbia, have laws requiring motorists to wear a helmet while riding a motorcycle. 28 states do have partial helmet laws, but tend to be age-based, requiring those under the age of 21 to always wear a helmet. Then there is Iowa, Illinois, and New Hampshire who don’t have any laws about wearing a helmet. Thankfully, most motorcycle…
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