Category: Car Accidents

Maximizing Your Herniated Disc Settlement

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Suffering from a herniated disc after an accident is overwhelming, but getting fair compensation for your injuries should not be adding to your stress. There are ways to maximize your herniated disc settlement. Gathering medical bills and records, ensuring proper diagnosis, calculating lost wages, and documenting your pain and suffering will help to ensure you receive the damages you deserve. Contact the skilled personal injury attorneys with the Kelly Law Team for a free consultation.
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Senior Citizens and Car Accidents: Statistics You Should Know

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Aging causes a number of physical changes that may affect driving, including declines in vision and cognitive functioning, and four of out five senior citizens take one or more medications on a daily basis. Since one in six drivers on U.S. roads is 65 years or older, it is important to take a closer look at how many accidents are taking place among senior citizens and how they can be prevented.

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What Does the Famous Arizona Uber Crash Mean for the Future of Self-Driving Cars?

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While the technology of self-driving cars is still being worked out,  more self-driving cars are out on the road. But we’re supposed to be reassured by a safety failsafe—a human “safety driver” tasked with intervening, if the tech fails. However, as a recent March 18, 2018, fatal accident—where a pedestrian was struck and killed by an Uber self-driving car in Tempe, Arizona—has shown, both these fallbacks, tech and human, may not be enough to prevent accidents.

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How Overheating and Dehydration Increase Your Risk of a Car Accident

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No one wants a car that overheats. But it turns out that we should be just as concerned about an overheated driver. Studies have shown that both overheating and dehydration can seriously affect one’s ability to drive. So while a nice drive on a warm summer’s day may sound lovely, there are some important things every driver should know before getting behind the wheel.

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