Truck drivers are all too often involved in serious vehicle accidents. The size and weight of commercial trucks means that victims may be critically hurt. More research in recent years has focused on truck drivers and the best way to understand how to keep the roads safe.   The study, conducted by the University of…

In a recent study, only 15 other states across the country ranked as more dangerous for vehicle accidents than California. Unfortunately, this will not come as a surprise to the many victims who have sustained injuries in accidents or the California personal injury lawyers who helped them recover after an accident occurs.   The California…

  The initial level of pain experienced by someone who has sustained a whiplash injury as well as the psychological impacts of hoping to get better can most appropriately predict who recovers efficiently and effectively from whiplash. That’s the result of research previously presented at the World Congress on neck pain.   Researchers also released…

More than 35,000 individuals recently lost their lives in motor vehicle crashes in the past couple of years. This represents more than a 7% increase since the previous year. And unfortunately, it turns out that millennials are more likely to text and drive than other age groups. It looks like Millennials may be the ones…

New research shows that stronger alcohol policies can help to prevent young people from suffering fatal injuries and crashes caused by drunk driving. A study was recently published in Pediatrics and supports the importance of broad alcohol policies for minimizing the number of young individuals who pass away in alcohol-related vehicle accidents. A leading cause…

Have you recently been hurt in a serious accident? If so, you may be one of many accident victims struggling to figure out how to move one with your life after a serious wreck. While bike accidents and pedestrian accidents may have high rates of TBIs due to the exposed nature of victims in the…

Distracted driving has certainly received a lot of attention when it comes to dangerous behind- the-wheel behavior. It’s featured in numerous news stories with sad endings, often claiming the life of other victims. Legislators have taken the issue seriously and created a broad range of laws designed to curb the behavior and to catch people…

Alcohol is always dangerous when mixed in with driving, but new research shows that it’s particularly dangerous for younger drivers, who face serious accident and fatality risks behind the wheel. More strict alcohol policies within the state could minimize the number of deaths associated with motor vehicle accidents. Unfortunately, far too many car accidents are…

Getting treatment for your physical injuries after a car accident is important; following up on that treatment your initial diagnosis can even have a big impact on your ability to recover. What is often less difficult to manage, however, are your emotional injuries. One common example for many people who have been injured after a…

If you have been involved in a car accident on your own, this can be a harrowing experience. You may be concerned about the injuries you have sustained, your medical bills and the damage to your vehicle among other things. However, the shock and adrenaline coursing through your system can be even more overwhelming if…

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