We urge all San Diego drivers to stay in and/or near their vehicles if an accident occurs. Don’t attempt to get out and walk along any highway, freeway or state route. If you need help, please call 9-11. Although the details remain unclear, our advice follows on the heels of a recent fatality on San…

Imagine shopping at your favorite La Jolla store when – BAM! – a vehicle crashes through the building. It’s a frightening thought but for some La Jolla residents, it was exactly what happened earlier this month when an elderly driver careened through a local liquor store. According to La Jolla Light (3/16/2015), the senior citizen…

Fox 5 San Diego (3/16/2015) reported that an 18-year-old man was killed following a rollover crash that occurred on I-5 in Encinitas. The teen driver lost control of his 1992 Nissan truck after applying hard brakes, causing the vehicle to careen off the roadway and into a dirt embankment where it rolled over several times….

A recent Carlsbad car accident reminds us that anything can happen on the road. Although we get behind the wheel each day, we just never know what may be in store. Fox 5 San Diego News (2/26/2015) recently reported on a Carlsbad accident that occurred between a sports car and a motorcycle in an unfortunate…

Rear-end accidents can range from so-called “fender benders” to serious and life-threatening crashes. Many factors contribute to the severity of these kinds of accidents ranging from speed to weather and the temperament of traffic. Sadly, when all these risky road conditions combine, the results can be disastrous. In a recent Del Mar accident, a man…

Recently, we blogged about a study on behalf of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) that reported overall lower occurrences of rollover crashes in recent years. That’s the good news. The bad news is that rollover crashes, unfortunately, still occur in San Diego and throughout the United States. We must be cautious drivers in…

Road rage is defined by Merriam-Webster as “a motorist’s uncontrolled anger that is usually provoked by another motorist’s irritating act and is expressed in aggressive or violent behavior.” The slightly disturbing part of that definition is the implication that the aggression or violence is “provoked” by an “irritating act.” The truth is that road rage…

La Jolla is known as the jewel of San Diego. With its lovely beaches and shops galore, it’s no wonder that so many tourists flock to see all that the city has to offer. To most people, it is a beautiful place. But the truth is, not everyone sees La Jolla that way – just…

Vehicle technology, in many cases, aims to save our lives in the event of a car accident. In yesterday’s blog post, we told you about a recent study done by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety on many advances in vehicle technology – such as electronic stability control and airbags – that have saved thousands…

When an accident occurs, it’s up to you to stop and respond. Don’t risk the alternative possibilities: a hit-and-run charge, a citation or, in one San Diego case, a tragic fatality. San Diego 6 News has reported that a driver was been killed as a result of having fled from the scene of a traffic…

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