Category: Auto Accident Law

Our Upper Marlboro Car Accident Lawyers at the Law Offices of Duane O. King Advocate for Clients Injured by Negligent Drivers

Are You Prepared for Summer Driving?

Summer’s rising temperatures and longer days beckon most Americans to hit the road and embark on summer adventures. Over 80 percent of adults surveyed in 2023 reported planning road trips during summer months. While the focus may be on fun and celebrations,

Posted on May 29, 2024

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Our Washington, D.C. Car Accident Lawyers at the Law Offices of Duane O. King Advocate for Distraction-Free Driving

What Is a Distraction Hangover?

These days, more distractions are competing for drivers’ attention than ever before. From smartphones buzzing with notifications to billboards vying for attention on the roadside, it is easy to become overwhelmed by the constant bombardment of stimuli.

Distractions can have grave consequences for motor vehicle drivers and occupants.

Posted on April 3, 2024

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Our Washington, D.C. Car Accident Lawyers at the Law Offices of Duane O. King Have Experience in Car Accident Cases Caused by Medical Emergencies

What if My Medical Emergency Caused My Car Accident?

Driving a motor vehicle is a daily activity for many that comes with inherent risks, but it can become a high-stakes situation when a medical emergency happens when you are behind the wheel. When that happens, it can lead to serious consequences,

Posted on March 20, 2024

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Our Bowie Car Accident Lawyers at the Law Offices of Duane O. King Help Passengers and Drivers Injured by Negligence

Are Passengers Responsible for Car Accidents?

A car accident can be a complex event with many parties involved, each with varying responsibilities. While those behind the wheel primarily take the brunt of liability in the event of an accident, it is safe to wonder about the potential responsibility a passenger would have.

Posted on February 21, 2024

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Contact a Bowie Car Accident Lawyer at the Law Offices of Duane O. King After a High-Speed Crash

What Are Common Types of High-Speed Crashes?

High-speed collisions are accidents that occur when one or more vehicles travel 30 or more miles per hour. They can happen on any road but more frequently on highways. Unsurprisingly, the possibility and degree of injuries, property damage, and fatalities in these kinds of crashes increase at higher speeds.

Posted on January 10, 2024

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Our Bowie Car Accident Lawyers at the Law Offices of Duane O. King Offer Trusted Legal Guidance

How Can You Park Your Car Safely on the Street?

Cars parked on streets are often in vulnerable positions. They are exposed to the possibility of other vehicles crashing into them, people and objects hitting them, and theft. Street parking is unavoidable for people who do not have garages at home or access to one when they park in cities,

Posted on December 5, 2023

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Six Teens Seriously Injured in Virginia DUI Crash

An early morning car crash in Falls Church, Virginia on Monday left six teenagers with life-threatening injuries and one charged with driving under the influence. The crash occurred in a residential neighborhood near the Capital Beltway. Fairfax County police report that alcohol consumption and speed were “absolutely” factors.

Posted on November 22, 2023

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