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Bus Accident Occurs in New Mexico on I-25 Leaving 3 People Dead and Several Others Injured

A major accident involving a bus and three other vehicles occurred in New Mexico that shut down Interstate 25 for nearly 11 hours. USA Today reported that the incident occurred on early Sunday morning on July 15th around 2:00 a.m. on I-25, about 18 miles away from Albuquerque. Apparently, the multi-vehicle accident began when a [...]

By | 2018-07-17T15:52:36+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bus Accident Occurs in New Mexico on I-25 Leaving 3 People Dead and Several Others Injured

Semi-trucks present a hazard for New Mexico drivers

A semi-truck driver who caused a horrific crash that killed a teen was arrested in Albuquerque less than a month ago.  Three additional crashes that resulted in fatalities occurred less than two months ago. […]

By | 2018-06-29T15:18:59+00:00 June 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Semi-trucks present a hazard for New Mexico drivers

Watch for bicycles

New Mexico is the second deadliest state in the nation for unsuspecting bicycle riders.  Per capita, more bike riders die from collisions with motor vehicles in New Mexico than any state, except Florida.  Officials say that one reason is the level of substance abuse in New Mexico, coupled with the fact that there are very [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:56:09+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Watch for bicycles

Defects create danger for Albuquerque motorists

Since 2014 there have been on-going international recalls for vehicle airbags manufactured by Takata Corporation.  The defective airbags have been installed on cars and trucks with model years from 2002 through 2015, made by BMW, Ford, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Jeep/Chrysler and Mazda – and a dozen other manufacturers.  […]

By | 2018-06-19T21:20:59+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Defects create danger for Albuquerque motorists

Aggression drives outrageous road rage statistics

According to Safe Motorist nearly 66 percent of traffic related fatalities are caused by aggressive driving and a shocking 37 percent of aggressive driving incidents involve a firearm. […]

By | 2018-06-12T14:03:42+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Aggression drives outrageous road rage statistics

How to Prove Fault in a Wrongful Death Claim

According to CBS News, there has been a steady increase in the number of accidental deaths around the country in recent years. Between 2013 and 2014, for example, there was a 4.2-percent spike in the rate of unintentional injury deaths, which coincides with a 15-percent increase over the past decade. […]

By | 2018-05-25T18:33:22+00:00 May 25th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on How to Prove Fault in a Wrongful Death Claim

3 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Child Car Seat

It’s common knowledge that children are at a much higher risk than adults of sustaining injuries in the event of an accident. Although most parents are aware of this fact, many do not use car seats that complement their children’s weight, height and age. […]

By | 2018-05-17T14:42:37+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 3 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Child Car Seat

5 Signs You May Have a Spinal Cord Injury After a Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycles are fast, agile and a lot of fun – but all it takes is one careless driver to cause a tragic wreck. This is why wearing a motorcycle helmet and other safety gear is so crucial. Unfortunately, even the best equipment cannot prevent all injuries. […]

By | 2018-05-09T16:30:10+00:00 May 9th, 2018|personal injury|Comments Off on 5 Signs You May Have a Spinal Cord Injury After a Motorcycle Accident