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State police are searching for drunk driver who killed two on Christmas Eve

Punta Gorda, FL - Some drivers in Florida get on the roads while they are intoxicated, even though this is illegal and a serious crime. One of the worst possible outcomes is if a drunk driver causes the death of other individuals. Under state…
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Michigan Women Suspected of OWI Phones a Friend for Help–Both are Arrested

On Jan. 20, 2013, Michigan State Police for the Seventh District tweeted about an incident that had occurred the night prior involving two women being arrested in Gaylord for OWI (1). OWI refers to the term “Operating While Intoxicated,”…
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What Is the Statute of Limitations for a Florida Auto Injury Claim?

One of the first things you'll need to consider when filing an auto injury claim is the statute of limitations. It might sound like a complex legal concept, but it's actually quite simple. While the idea is straightforward, the statute of limitations…
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Is wet reckless better than DUI in Palm Beach Gardens?

Palm Beach Gardens, FL - If you were arrested or charged with DUI, you should never treat it lightly, even if it’s your first offense. Many Florida drivers mistakenly believe the consequences of a first DUI offense are not all that serious.…
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How do DUI arrests usually happen in Punta Gorda?

Punta Gorda, FL - A person who is charged with drunk driving does not plan to break the law and get arrested. In fact, a DUI is a crime that is likely to affect people who have no prior criminal record or history. There are issues related to…
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White Plains New York, Types of Driving Under the Influence Violations

Drivers who choose to operate their vehicle under the influence have committed a serious crime and they will have to face the consequences of their actions if they are pulled over by an officer. The more severe the intoxication, and the more…
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Wilkinsburg School District students not seriously harmed in Pittsburgh bus accident.

Pennsylvania – October 27, 2022 The intersection of Wood and Susquehanna streets was the scene of an afternoon school bus accident with a car.  According to the superintendent of the Wilkinsburg School District, no children were hurt,…
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Squirrel Hill tunnel was the scene of a car accident and fatal injury in Pittsburgh.

Pennsylvania – October 20, 2022 A Carnegie man suffered injury leading to his demise in a crash that occurred on the Parkway East according to Pennsylvania State Police. He was transported to University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Mercy…
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Three people were injured in a San Diego multi-vehicle crash possibly caused by DUI.

California – November 6, 2022 A driver suspected of being under the influence of alcohol crashed near University City and Clairmont, leaving him and two passengers trapped and injured when their car flipped off Interstate 805 and ended…
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Motorcyclist DUI caused life threatening injury to a pedestrian in San Diego. 

California – October 30, 2022 A 30-year-old man driving a motorcycle eastbound on 1100 Garnet Avenue struck a pedestrian in the early morning hours according to the San Diego Police Department Watch Commander, Officer Fisher. The victim,…
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Texas truck crash fatality: Do commercial driver qualifications impact legal case?

Texas – October 20, 2022 The Texas Department of Public Safety reported that a driver suffered fatal injury in a wreck with a Freightliner tractor trailer on I-35.  The chain-collision crash occurred on northbound Interstate 35 when the…
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Post-accident action in Texas multi-vehicle fatal crash may facilitate compensation.

Texas – October 10, 2022 An overnight crash in Dallas involving several vehicles caused fatal injury to the driver at the scene.  Dallas police tried to stop a Dodge Charger when the driver sped off, and the officers did not engage in…
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FMCSA regulations are important to Texas drivers involved in DUI crashes.

Texas – October 28, 2022 The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has a safety compliance and enforcement program that holds motor carriers and drivers accountable for their safety on U.S. roadways. There is a Safety Measurement…
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How can a lawyer help you when you’re facing DUI charges in Virginia?

Richmond, VA - Most drivers will think nothing of a DUI charge. So, yes, I had a bit too much to drink, what’s the worst that can happen to me? In the Commonwealth of Virginia, if you are caught with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.08%…
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Is it Possible to Get a DUI Charge Thrown Out?

DUI convictions are some of the worst to have on your record. Not only could a DUI charge land you behind bars, but it can also cause you to lose your driving privileges, incur higher car insurance rates, and impact future employment options.  If…
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3 Reasons You’ll Want to Hire a DWI Lawyer Following an Arrest

Being arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI) can be a scary thing, especially if you were also involved in an accident. You might find yourself having to spend several weeks, months, or years in jail and could lose your driving privileges…