Archive for November, 2012

Green Line Crash Injures 37

Transportation officials said today they had ruled out equipment failure in the Green Line trolley crash that injured 37 people on Thursday and they were scrutinizing the actions of the operator whose trolley rammed into a stationary train at Boylston Station. “With this point in the investigation, we have ruled out both any mechanical issues […]

Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Danvers MA Pedestrian Struck

A 32-year-old Danvers woman was seriously injured when a vehicle struck her on Thursday morning. The crash occurred on Maple Street, in an area that is also Route 62, near the intersection with Burley Avenue at the foot of Lindall Hill at 7:30 a.m. No charges have been filed in connection with the crash. It […]

Car Accidents, Personal Injury

Completing the MA Motor Vehicle Crash Operator Report

Massachusetts drivers involved in an accident must fill out a Commonwealth of Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Crash Operator Report if (1) any person was killed or (ii) injured or (iii) in which there was damage in excess of $1,000 to any one vehicle or other property.  When the report is completed copies should go to: 1.         The local police […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Fatal Accident in Everett, MA

An Everett man was struck and killed by a car late Wednesday evening, November 14, allegedly by a driver traveling southbound on Broadway, heading toward the city, near the 100 block of Broadway. According to a report, the accident was called into police just before midnight on Wednesday. The driver in the accident remained at […]

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Standards of Fault in Massachusetts Auto Accidents

When determining fault in a Massachusetts auto accident, there are many factors that could come into play; However, we have provided a list of Standards of Fault that are used in determing fault for an auto accident: Collision with a lawfully or an unlawfully parked vehicle Rear-end collision Out-of-lane collision Failure to signal Failure to […]

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Uncategorized