According to the Federal Railroad Administration, 437 people have already died as the result of train accidents this year, and more than 4,000 have sustained injuries. The injuries resulting from railroad accidents can be debilitating, but victims do not always have a clear idea of whom they can hold accountable for the damages they incurred. [...]
A 2014 report by the Santa Fe New Mexican examined the results of a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The researchers used various statistics to compare the prevalence of drunk driving in each state. According to the study, New Mexico ranked number-one in the category “Contribution of Excessive Alcohol Consumption [...]
Despite traffic laws and designated paths for walkers and bikers, pedestrian accidents are still common in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 4,735 pedestrians died in motor-vehicle accidents in 2013. That means one pedestrian died every two hours on average. […]
Now that summer’s in full swing, children are playing outside well into the evenings, and motorists everywhere have an obligation to keep their communities safe. Even if you don’t live near a park or school, you probably pass children playing in your neighborhood on your way to or from work. […]
After briefing and oral arguments made on behalf of the family of Ashley Browder, who was tragically killed in a traffic collision with former Albuquerque Police Sergeant Adam Casaus, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion which held the complaint filed on the Browder family's behalf by BKB Law contained allegations sufficient to [...]
Liquor License holders to be held fully accountable for over-serving patrons who drive drunk and injure or kill innocent New Mexicans Santa Fe, N.M. -- Bars and liquor stores who sell alcohol to intoxicated customers can be held fully liable for the harm done by those customers involved in drunk driving accidents with innocent New [...]
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