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  • Have a Safe Halloween – St. Louis Car Accident Law Firm

    … are two times more likely to be hit by a motor vehicle compared to the risk that they face at any other time of the year. The highest risk that child pedestrians face is between 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. Drunk drivers are responsible for around 2 in 5 fatal motor vehicle accidents and 1 in 4 fatal pedestrian accidents. Pedestrian Safety Tips…

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  • Car Accidents While Riding Uber in Dallas TX

    … insurance policy once they become a passenger in the Uber program. Uber, car accidents, and personal injury claims. Which insurance policy is in position to cover costs associated with the driver’s injuries, a passenger’s injuries, and damage caused to the driver’s car? Uber claims these drivers as “contract partners,” and Uber states…

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  • Fatal Motorcycle Accidents Increased in 2015

    … a total of 35,092 people killed on U.S. roads in 2015. This is a 7.2% increase over 2014, and the single largest percentage increase in traffic fatalities in nearly five decades (when fatalities rose 8.1% from 1965 to 1966). The data from NHTSA showed a rise in traffic deaths in almost all segments, including passenger car crashes, auto-pedestrian…

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  • Eligibility to Get an Occupational/Restricted Use License in Texas

    … Has your Texas driver’s license been suspended? You may still be eligible to receive limited driving privileges under what is known as an Occupational Driver’s License. This is a restricted license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety on the order of a local judge. An Occupational Driver’s License allows the holder to operate […] The post Eligibility to Get an Occupational/Restricted Use License in Texas appeared first on The Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates. …

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  • Punitive Damages for DUI Victims – St. Louis Auto Wreck Lawyers

    … for punitive damages in car accidents involving a DUI. (Learn more – Punitive Damages for Drunk Driving Lawsuits) What are Punitive Damages? Punitive damages are an additional compensation awarded to claimants in certain cases of personal injury. For example, if the accused party is charged with driving under the influence (DUI), the misconduct…

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  • St. Louis Accident Attorney – How BAC Level Affects Your Driving

    … bloodstream. The higher the BAC, the more alcohol a person has consumed and the more intoxicated he or she becomes. The BAC test measures alcohol content in grams per 100 ml of a person’s blood or 210 liters of a person’s breath. The legal limit of BAC is .08. (Learn more – Who Is Liable in Drunk Driving Accidents?) How Blood Alcohol Content Affects…

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  • Beware of Accidents Over Labor Day Weekend

    … with the risks of many other types of accidents and injuries. Only some of these recreational accidents involve the following: Burns or fires from grills or bonfires Injuries suffered in softball, soccer, golf, or other sports ATV accidents Bicycle accidents Dog bites,2 especially at BBQs or gatherings Motorcycle accidents Many of these…

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  • St. Louis Automobile Wreck Law Firm – Injured by a Drunk Driver

    … alike by the law. Punishment for a DUID In Missouri, the penalties for a DUID are the same as those for DWI. Anyone who is charged with DUID may also face drug possession charges, depending on the substance they are found with. If you have been injured by a drunk driver, consult a St. Louis accident lawyer to learn about your legal rights. Call The Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. at (314) 361-4242 for a free consultation. Share and Enjoy • Facebook • Twitter • Delicious • LinkedIn • StumbleUpon • Add to favorites • Email • RSS…

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  • Rubbernecking Accidents

    … a lot with car accidents – we want to know who hit who and if it looks like anyone was hurt. It’s a natural human instinct to want to know. But unfortunately, rubbernecking leads to auto accidents. Curiosity is a Distraction At this point, people have heard about the dangers of distracted driving. Like the campaigns against drunk driving, safety…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 15 readers -
  • Memorial Day Parade Accidents

    … for motorcycles just as much as you are for cars. Drunk Driving One of the main issues that leads to accidents on Memorial Day weekend is drunk driving. People go to friend’s houses or community events and have a few beers, shots, or mixed drinks. It’s fun at the time, but many people don’t plan for how they are going to get home after having a few too…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 44 readers -
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