Man's best friend is often just that: a great companion. Although there are many times that a family pet is a wonderful addition that brings joy to both the family that owns the dog and others who visit, there are times that are not as joyous.
Manufacturing defects in automobiles can cause a variety of problems, from the annoying to the fatally dangerous. If you believe that your vehicle may have a manufacturing defect, it is not wise to wait for something to go wrong. A cursory understanding of what can be classified as a manufacturing defect can help you decide how to proceed.
A tragic display of the right and wrong way to react to a terrible accident played out on interstate 15 the early morning hours of Sept. 10. A mother, her two young children, and the children's grandmother were headed southbound on the 15 when they were struck by a man in a Cadillac. The driver of the Cadillac stopped for just a moment after the collision, before fleeing the scene.
Under any circumstances, the death of a loved one is a devastating tragedy. But when that death was the result of murder or criminal neglect, the law has the power to seek punishment for those responsible. Even if an if an individual is found guilty of criminal charges, they may also be held liable in civil court.
Sharing the road is about more than just being aware of other cars and large vehicles. Motorcyclists are in constant danger of sustaining severe damage to their vehicles, or suffering great injury or possibly even death at the hands of drivers of larger vehicles who are unaware of motorcyclists and how vulnerable they can be on the road. Being mindful of some ways you can share the road with motorcyclists can help keep everyone safer and happier as we share the road together.
Traffic fatalities from accidents involving commercial trucks are up 4.4 percent from 2014 to 2015. The finding was part of a report by the Department of Transportation's (DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). An NHTSA Administrator told Overdrive Magazine, a publication dedicated to trucking information, that these accidents generally occur when one of the five factors are present: