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Tucson, AZ – Injurious Crash Reported on I-10 Near I-8 & Picacho

Tucson, AZ (May 23, 2020) – A crash on Saturday night closed the left westbound lanes of Interstate 10 near Interstate 8 and Picacho Peak and resulted in at least one injury. The crash was reported just before 11:00 p.m., per information from the Arizona Department of Public Safety. A spokesperson with the department’s duty office stated that multiple vehicles were involved in the crash. At least one person had to be treated by paramedics at the scene of the [...]

Phoenix, AZ – 3-Car Wreck Causes Injuries on I-10 at Deck Park Tunnel

Phoenix, AZ (January 13, 2020) – Deputies from the Phoenix Police Department, as well as paramedics and local fire rescue units, responded to a three-car accident at the Deck Park Tunnel on Monday evening. Officials say the multi-vehicle crash happened on Interstate 10 eastbound around 8:00 p.m. The two vehicles involved were traveling in the center lanes of I-10 at the end of the tunnel when they collided. Both vehicles sustained severe damage.  Ambulances were on the scene and transported at [...]

Things To Avoid After Being In A Car Accident

According to the Association For Safe International Road Travel, 2.35 million people are injured each year in the United States. Furthermore, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported that 36,560 people died in automobile accidents last year. Car accidents occur too frequently across the United States and it is important to be aware of things you should avoid after being involved in a car accident. You don’t want anyone taking advantage of you while you are vulnerable. Below are [...]

Arizona Distracted Driving Law

There are many ways individuals become distracted while driving. Cell phones are not a new development, but they are playing a stronger role in distracted driving. Many individuals are guilty of messing with their phones to talk, text, or play music while driving a vehicle. Other forms of distracted driving include conversations with passengers, eating, playing music, or helping children. Any form of distracted driving is incredibly dangerous and can contribute to a serious life-threatening automobile accident. The National [...]

Electric Scooter Accidents In Arizona

Electric scooters have become extremely popular in large cities and college towns. These scooters allow individuals to hop on and hop off at their convenience. They are a convenient way to travel no matter where you need to go. As they become more popular, it is important to understand the function of these scooters as well as the risks associated with them. How Electric Scooters Work Electric scooters have become a popular way for individuals to transport themselves from one location [...]

Who’s To Blame For Faulty Brakes On Trucks?

When a semi truck’s breaks malfunction, it can be difficult to determine where the blame lies. Oftentimes it could involve multiple parties and it is dependent on what occurred to cause the accident. Brakes are a crucial part of any vehicle driving on the roads and when they fail, big problems can occur. Brake failure is a serious problem when dealing with large commercial trucks because they carry so much weight, which puts a lot of pressure on the [...]

PTSD After An Automobile Accident

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is defined as a psychiatric disorder that occurs in individuals who have witnessed or experienced a traumatic event. Automobile accidents can be a very traumatic event for some individuals. Many individuals have a fear of driving a car after a serious accident along with depression, anxiety, and other serious psychological conditions related to PTSD. According to the National Center For PTSD, out of the individuals who have experienced severe trauma, 10 percent of men [...]

Electric Scooters And Bikes In Arizona

Scooters and bikes are becoming very common throughout larger cities and college towns. Riding these scooters is a great way to explore a large city or get from one building to another without having to deal with the stress of parking. It’s important to understand how they work, the state laws associated with them, and different safety tips.  Things To Know About E-Scooters And E-Bikes Electric bikes and scooters are becoming more popular throughout the entire country. These shareable scooters and [...]

Do Car Accidents Need To Be Reported To The Police?

If you are involved in a car accident, you should always call the local police department first. Most states require you to call law enforcement when the car accident involves injuries or causes vehicle damage. When the police arrive at the scene, they will protect the accident scene, investigate the entire accident, and call for emergency medical care if it’s needed. A police officer will also prepare a police report that explains details about the vehicle accident. Always ask [...]

Jackknife Truck Accidents In Arizona

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 4,889 trucks were involved in fatal crashes in 2017. Accidents that involve large commercial trucks can be very dangerous and fall into a few different categories including rollovers, head-on collisions, underride accidents, and rear-end collisions. However, one of the most dangerous types of truck accidents to be involved in is a jackknife truck accident. These accidents can cause serious life-threatening injuries and massive property damage due to the weight of the [...]