Motorcycle Accidents

Motor Vehicle Injuries

Every day thousands of people are hurt or killed in motor vehicle related accidents. The economic impact of motor vehicle accidents is also noteworthy. According to CDC statistics, the lifetime cost of crash-related deaths and injuries among drivers in 2005 was estimated at $70 billion. In the United States… ·         Every 16 minutes, someone dies […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Uncategorized, wrongful death

sample complaint for MA motor vehicle accident

Despite all of the articles we post, sometimes I think it helps people to look at actual documents filed in real cases. Even as a lawyer, when I attend a seminar or research a particular topic, I always find myself looking for more. Hopefully, some of you will find this helpful. This is a fairly […]

Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized, wrongful death

Motorcyclist Killed in Dartmouth Crash

Motorcyclist Killed in Dartmouth Crash It’s no secret that motorcyclists are especially vulnerable to potentially serious injuries or even death from accidents on our roads and highways even when they wear helmets. Motorcyclists share the road with cars, SUVs and tractor trailer trucks and when an accident happens, there is little to protect a motorcyclists […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Uncategorized, wrongful death

Swampscott accident being investigated

Massachusetts State Police are now handling the investigation of a single vehicle crash in Swampscott. On Saturday, Sept. 14 at approximately 12:56 a.m., the Swampscott Police were notified of a car accident in front of 20 Stetson Ave. According to reports, a white Chrysler 300 struck the granite wall of an abandoned railroad trestle, causing […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, wrongful death

Three suffer serious injuries in separate motor vehicle and motorcycle accidents in Newton and Hopkinton

This blog has reported on numerous occasions where Massachusetts drivers have been injured in motorcycle and motor vehicle accidents. Unfortunately, even the most cautious drivers can be vulnerable to catastrophic injuries and fatalities on the road. According to a report on Boston.com, three people in suburbs west of Boston suffered serious injuries Sunday night (June […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, wrongful death

Traffic Deaths on the Rise on US Roads

According to a preliminary estimate made by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, traffic fatalities in the U.S. increased 5.3 percent last year, jumping to 34,080 deaths. In 2011, traffic deaths had numbered 32,367. The increase had been somewhat expected, as motorists drove 0.3 percent more miles thanks to an improving economy in 2012, according […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized, wrongful death

Distracted Driving Test

New studies show that drivers overestimate their ability to multitask behind the wheel, which can lead to serious motor vehicle accidents and catastrophic injuries. This game (which you can access through the link below) measures how your reaction time is affected by external distractions. Regardless of your results, experts say, you should not attempt to […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, wrongful death

Tire maker sued in fatal cycle crash

According to the Pittsburg Gazette, the son of a husband and wife who were killed in a motorcycle crash in Westmoreland County, PA last year filed a wrongful death lawsuit Monday against the tire manufacturer. William G. Shank, 56, of New Alexandria, PA and his wife, Mary Jane, were riding on a 2007 Harley-Davidson Heritage […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, wrongful death

5 Mistakes Clients Make in their Personal injury Case

Here is a short list of the five most frequent mistakes I see clients make when they have been injured and are seeking fair compensation for their injuries and losses: Not seeing a doctor if you are in pain – This seems pretty basic but all to often clients report that they are suffering with […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trucking Accidents

Danvers Man Injured in Crash

This blog has reported on numerous occasions where Masscahusetts drivers have been injured in truck and motor vehicle accidents. Unfortunately, even the most cautious drivers can be vulnerable to catastrophic injuries and fatalities on the road.   A 35 year old Danver man is the latest victim. Police say the man suffered severe injuries after […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents