Friday in Saratoga a vehicle drove off Highway 9, crashed into a tree and burst into flames. The driver of the vehicle was a 17-year-old male who was ejected from his seat and was pinned to the tree. The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene. His two passengers were both 17 years old and…

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) and the California Office of Traffic Safety are working together to focus on improving pedestrian and cyclist safety across the state. The California Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety Enforcement and Education Project IV is running from October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017. This grant-funded program will include educational activities to…

  Often attorneys are given a ‘bad rap’ for their profession. Although, these misunderstandings are not accurate when referring to Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. The founder of HPI, Ryan Harris, has instilled the utmost professionalism within his firm. Harris Personal Injury Lawyers are here to alleviate your stress and help you navigate the complex…

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) Office of Public Affairs wants motorists across the state to Share the Road and Arrive Alive. This public safety campaign is all about raising awareness about the importance of driving attentively and sharing the road with all different types of roadway users. Cyclists, pedestrians and motor vehicle drivers are…

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has recently issued a press release about their new community service survey. The CHP is inviting the public to participate in a survey to help monitor and improve the services currently being provided to the community. With this brief online survey, the CHP is hoping to address come of the…

Ride-share companies such as, Uber and Lyft, initially tried to bypass liability by claiming they are not necessarily employers—rather than just a technology source to connect drivers with people.  Although, there have been countless lawsuits filed against these companies, which ruled that these ride-share companies must take responsibility of their drivers and their passengers. Being…

Are you one of those women who have mastered the art of putting on foundation, blush or even mascara on while driving your car? A study by Debra Robson, found that 43% of women admitted to putting on their makeup while driving on their daily commute. That is nearly half of women who have actually…

On October 16, 2016, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is kicking off National Teen Driver Safety Week. Since car accidents are the leading case of death for teens between the ages of 15 and 19 years old, the NHTSA is hoping to raise awareness about the unique risks and challenges facing this age…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has recently issued a press release regarding new test data of a particular subset of Takata air bag inflators. According to the new data, certain model-year 2001-2003 Honda and Acura vehicles have a far higher risk of ruptures during air bag deployment than other vehicles. There is an…

Samsung has made the decision to cease the production of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. Samsung initiated a global recall of 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in August. Unfortunately, even the replacements are bursting into flames upon overheating.  The Wall Street Journal stated that, “Samsung told Galaxy Note 7 users world-wide on Tuesday to…

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