Car Accidents

Bicycle safety

As Spring approaches, many can’t  wait to get on their bicycles and enjoy the outdoors. With the increase in bicycle use, there is also an increase in bicycle accidents and injuries. The National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration (NHTSA) has put together this “Bicycle Safety Activity Kit“, and its Spanish counterpart: “Seguridad en Bicicletas“, to […]

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Bicycle accidents and safety

As Spring weather brings more bicyclists onto the roads, it is important to understand the dangers posed to bicyclists. As a participant of the Pan Massachusetts Challenge, which is the largest cancer fundraising event in the country, I find these figures to be pretty eye-opening. In 2011, 677 bicyclists were killed and an additional 48,000 […]

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Alleged drunk driver hits minivan in Milford

According to a report on Boston.com, a 21-year-old woman, whose child was in the back seat of her sedan, was charged with drunk driving for a crash that sent a minivan carrying three children into a quarry, Milford police said Sunday. One of the children in the minivan was taken to UMass Memorial Medical Center […]

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5 types of pedestrian accidents

When you think about pedestrian accidents, you may envision someone being thrown over the roof of the car – much like a scene from an action movie. Some people might be surprised to know that there are actually five (5) different types of pedestrian accidents. The five different types of pedestrian collisions are: Wrap Trajectory […]

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Pedestrian accident in Waltham, MA

According to a report by the Boston Globe and Boston.com, three Brandeis University students were struck by a car and seriously injured Sunday night while crossing South Street, which bisects the Waltham campus, police said. The students — an 18-year-old man, 18-year-old woman, and 22-year-old woman — were in a crosswalk when they were hit […]

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Five Frequently Asked Questions in Personal Injury Cases

Do I have a case? One of the first questions that comes to mind after someone has been injured in an accident is, “do I have a case?”  In some cases, it can be difficult to determine right away who the at-fault party is and whether a third-party acted negligently or recklessly such that they […]

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Safe Winter Driving Tips

With winter weather upon upon us, The Massachusetts Department of Transportation offers these tips for driving in the winter, driving near snow plows and what to do if you become stranded or if you’re in an accident. Safe Winter Driving Tips: Clear snow and ice from all windows and lights – even the hood and […]

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Herniated disc injuries

Only a person who has experienced cervical or lumbar disc problems can fully appreciate just how painful and debilitating these injuries can be. The pain can be excruciating and unrelenting. Spinal (intervertebral) discs are tightly sandwiched between two vertebrae to which they are attached.  The discs are round and flat with a tough, outer shell (capsule) […]

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Southborough, MA Motorcycle Accident

According to a report in the Metro West  Daily News, a Framingham Firefighter was seriously injured in an accident this past weekend when his motorcycle was involved in a collision with an alleged drunken driver. According to the report, Framingham Firefighter, Joseph Keefe, 54, was riding his motorcycle on Rte. 9 in Southborough when a […]

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Mendon Motorcycle Crash

This blog has recently written about what seems to be an uptick in serious motorcycle accidents in Massachusetts. According to the telegram.com, a Hopedale, MA man was seriously injured in an accident at approximately 7:15 on Wedneday night following a collision with a truck. Richard C. Johnson of 193 S. Main St., Hopedale, was riding […]

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