Have you recently been involved in a vehicle accident in San Diego? If so, you may have good reason to question whether or not you have a broken arm. Most people are not familiar with broken bones unless they have had one before and the shock and adrenaline in your system immediately after a San…

Traffic related accidents and fatalities are at a 10-year high, since more pedestrians were killed and fatally injured in 2016 than in any other year during the past 25. Despite modern safety technologies, fatal car accidents still occur all too frequently. In 2016, U.S. traffic deaths increased by 5.6% to a total of 37,461 individuals….

If you hit any large vehicle including a commercial vehicle or city managed vehicle like a garbage truck, it is important to stop and get the relevant accident information at the scene. This is because this can help to reduce the compensation that you must take care of on your own by identifying who may…

Americans are asking legislators in the United States to put on the brakes when it comes to allowing driverless cars to be built without any human controls. As many as 87% of Americans hope that self-driving cars will always have a human inside who can take control in the event of emergencies. That’s according to…

Think that texting and driving gets more credit than it’s due? If so, you’re not alone- researchers now believe that a less obvious distracted driving problem could be to blame for more accidents and lost focus: your GPS. How often has your GPS failed to update quickly enough or to identify a detour, causing you…

Ridesharing has been advertised as one way  to catch a ride more easily and to avoid drunk driving. While the services have been very popular in recent years, especially in major cities like San Diego and elsewhere in California, some studies want to know exactly how much, if at all, these ride services actually decrease…

Automated safety systems that are designed to prevent vehicles from drifting into a separate lane or to warn a driver about someone in their blind spot, could have the potential to reduce the number of vehicle crashes on the roads significantly, according to two studies recently released. Automated safety systems, are not yet required or…

Teens already face higher risks of an accident because of their overconfidence in skills, tendency towards distracted driving, and lack of experience on the road. Lack of sleep, however, a crucial component of teen development, could lead to even greater problems. According to recent research, only 40% of teenagers get the appropriate 8 to 10…

Most people already know that vehicle crashes make up an alarming number of fatal incidents around the U.S.- safety advocates, legislators, and vehicle manufacturers have approached the issue from many different directions in an effort to curb the loss of life and high damage expenses associated with fatal wrecks. The number of fatal vehicle crashes, however,…

Evaluating the scene of the accident is one of the most important components of filing your personal injury claim. New research indicates that there may be a more effective way to approach this than taking pictures and videos at the scene of the accident. As drones become more commonplace across the United States, a new…

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