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Car Accidents Archives

What To Do After a Hit and Run

Depositphotos_109340034_l-2015.jpgNo matter what, any type of motor vehicle wreck is frightening, stressful and life-changing. However, if you've experienced a hit and run, those feelings might be intensified. You might be left wondering, "Did I do the right things? Did I get all the proper information? How will this affect me?"

Drive Safe and Smart This Holiday Season

Nearly a third of all traffic-related deaths involve the use of alcohol. Even one or two drinks at a work party or a family holiday event can impact your driving and cause extreme injury to you and others. In 2016, there were 2,017 people killed in alcohol-related crashes where drivers had lower blood alcohol levels (BACs of .01 to .07 g/dL). Even with these lower alcohol levels, you can expect to experience difficulty multi-tasking, visual impairment, reduced coordination and all these make it harder to react in an emergency situation on the road. 
Make Plans Ahead of Time
To avoid drinking and driving, it always crucial to have a plan in place before any social outing involving alcohol. Here are just a few tips to plan a safer and smarter holiday season:

Learn How to Share the Road with Motorcycles

shutterstock_139917052-e1476909155716.jpgMotorcyclists get a bad rap for being "crazy" or negligent drivers, but much of this is due to other motorists not understanding the mechanics of motorcycles and the challenges they present to those who ride them. It would be easy to throw together a list of safety tips for motorcyclists, but in reality, most experienced riders already know how to be safe on their bike. What's just as important, if not more, is for other drivers to understand how to drive safely around motorcycles. We tend to become complacent behind the wheel, which can put those we share the road with in danger, especially motorcycles. Check out these tips any four-wheeled vehicle driver should consider to keep themselves and motorcyclists safe!

How to Be Sure You're Driving Safe this Winter

shutterstock_181434695-e1474923834623.jpgIn our last blog, we went over how to prepare yourself and your vehicle for the winter months. You've gotten familiar with your car's safety features, taken it to a mechanic to have it inspected, and even prepared an emergency kit. But what about when you get behind the wheel? There're only so many things you can do to prepare, so knowing how to adjust your driving technique when the roads are slick or snowy is imperative for your safety.

How to Hire a Lincoln NE Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

When you've been in a motorcycle accident your life can be completely turned upside down. Then when you think things can't get worse, your own insurance company offers you an amount you don't think is going to quite cover your expenses for time off work and to replace your motorcycle, not to mention the doctor bills that are piling up.