Car Accident Attorneys The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is currently raising awareness about the latest and greatest driver assistance technologies. Even with all of the newly emerging technological advances in automobile safety, the NHTSA still wants motorists to know that there is no substitute for buckling up and driving safely. None of these…

Accident Attorneys You Can Trust The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) wants to remind motorists to stay alert and safe in work zones around the state. According to Caltrans, they repair and maintain 50,000 highway lane miles, 12,000 bridges, 205,000 culverts and drainage systems, 87 roadside rest areas and 30,000 acres of roadside landscaping. Since…

Helicopters to the Rescue The California Department of Transportations (Caltrans) recently published an article about their new app designed to help emergency medical helicopter pilots. Their app “HeliPlates” offers helicopter pilots comprehensive hospital helipad data at the touch of a screen. Not all helipads are created equal, so it’s critically important for pilots to have…

2018 Driving Laws The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release regarding new laws about traffic safety issues that were approved by the Legislature in 2017. These laws include issues involving cannabis consumption, set belts on buses and pedestrian signals. Listed below are the new laws and what you need to know about…

Last Thursday, a Corvette, and a tractor-trailer crashed on State Route 76 near Lilac Road. The driver in the Corvette did not survive the accident. According to NBC San Diego News, “The Chevrolet Corvette and the tractor-trailer were traveling in opposite directions on SR-76 near Lilac Road when for unknown reasons the sports car drifted…

Early Wednesday morning, a motorcycle rider was killed when his bike reportedly struck a parked car in a Mira Mesa neighborhood. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the wreck happened in the 8700 block of Westmore Road, sometime before 1:15 a.m. Very little information has been released about this motorcycle wreck, but we…

Car Accident Lawyers in California With the holiday season in full swing, it’s important to talk about roadway safety. Whether you’re driving cross-country to visit friends and family or staying closer to home, roadway safety is a topic that impacts everybody. This year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is hoping to raise awareness…

Yesterday, a 70-year-old man was killed by a fallen tree branch in a Carlsbad Community Park, Holiday Park. This tragic accident occurred around 10:30 a.m. Officials told ABC Ten News, “The man was getting out of his car when he was struck by the falling tree branch.” The man was declared dead at the scene…

Car Accident Lawyers In 2015, there were 3,477 deaths associated with distracted driving crashes in the U.S. Approximately 391,000 people were injured in crashes involving distracted drivers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has a variety of tips for motorists of all ages and walks of life to help put an end to distracted…

Car Accident Lawyers The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about their efforts to raise awareness for older driver safety on California roadways. Officials with the CHP are currently working with the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) to recognize Older Driver Safety Awareness Week. This year, Older Driver Safety Awareness Week runs…

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