Are you ready for autonomous cars? Even though they are a ways off from being mass produced and sold to the American public, some firms suggest that they’re closing to happening than you might think. Self-driving cars present a lot of unique questions in terms of liability for car accidents, especially after  a Tesla with…

Distracted driving receives a lot of press because it is an extremely prevalent behavior across many different age groups. Although teenagers are frequently pointed out as being more at risk of a serious accident in terms of drowsy driving or distracted driving, all age categories outside of senior citizens admit to regularly driving distracted. There…

At the Worldwide Developers Conference, recently, Apple announced a new feature that could help to save lives and keep people focused on the road. The Do Not Disturb While Driving mode enhances their do not disturb mode and brings it into the car. In 2015, federal statistics show that 391,000 individuals were injured by distracted…

  While an accident might seem at its most basic definition to being located in the wrong place at the wrong time, sometimes car accidents can be caused by a medical condition that affected the quality of driving. This becomes extremely important in the question of negligence and San Diego car accidents. A car accident…

Do you know your rights if you’re injured in an accident with a non-owner driver? What happens if you’re driving a car that doesn’t belong to you when you get into an accident? These complicated and yet important legal questions can help you figure out your next steps post-crash. It is important to understand the…

Distracted driving has earned plenty of media attention and rightfully so because it increases the chances that teens and in fact, all drivers will be involved in a serious or fatal car accident. However, new research released by the University of Alabama in Birmingham helps to explain how better interventions and policies can be developed…

Throughout American history, crash test dummies have been used to determine safety features and how an accident or particular car could influence the humans inside a vehicle. Crash test dummies, however, don’t evolve that often. Recent research has called for better dummies more in line with what the U.S. population looks like and the call…

You’re probably already aware that drunk driving accidents claim the lives of far too many San Diego residents every year, but did you know that a new threat, drugged driving, poses a serious risk, too? The Governor’s Highway Safety Association recently identified that drugged driving is now more of a factor in fatal crashes that…

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