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September 2015 Archives

Is there a Move Over Law in Arizona?

Presently in Arizona a Move Over law exists. Our Arizona residents are probably wondering as to what this law is all about. More than likely Arizona drivers have witnessed an emergency vehicle and police vehicles assisting accident victims, investigating a car accident or pulling a driver over at some point when driving on Arizona roadways and highways.

Must truck drivers be medically fit to operate a semi-truck?

To ensure the safety of not only a truck driver but also that of other drivers on the road who will at some point share the road with commercial trucks involved in interstate commerce, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration requires that commercial motor vehicle drivers be healthy and declared medically fit to operate a commercial motor vehicle like a semi-truck or a bus.

Car fires following an accident can result in burn injuries

Most Arizona residents who own and drive a car more than likely understand that driving a vehicle is inherently risky, but many assume the risk and at some level are cognizant of the fact that car accidents can happen. When it comes to news about car crashes and collisions, many may think that negligent activities such as speeding, distracted driving or driving while intoxicated played a role. Though it is true that negligence on the part of a driver may play a role, every accident is different and facts in every case must be carefully examined to determine the cause.

Car crashes are leading cause of fatalities for teens in the U.S.

A couple of weeks ago, our blog talked about the incidence of fatalities and serious injuries that older adult drivers sustain in car accidents. This week our Arizona residents will find it interesting to learn that car accidents do not discriminate based on age or any other factor. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, car accidents are the leading reason for fatalities of teens in the U.S.

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