Category: Auto Accident Law

Who is At-Fault for a Left-Hand Turn Accident?

Left-hand turn accidents are commonly seen as straightforward crashes when determining which driver was at-fault. Most courts assume that the driver who made the left turn caused the incident. This is not always the case but can be challenging to prove without the help from a car accident lawyer.

Posted on July 10, 2019


Sun Glare and Car Accidents

Summer is prime time for car accidents resulting from sun glare. A driver temporarily blinded by the bright light may inadvertently cause an accident, but sun glare is not a liability defense. The only defense against sun glare involves protecting yourself as much as possible when behind the wheel.

Posted on June 18, 2019


Drugged Driving

As several states across the country move closer to passing laws to legalize recreational marijuana, many people have questions about how this drug will impact driving. We know that driving under the influence of alcohol is dangerous, so what about drugged driving?

Posted on May 15, 2019


No Turn on Red Laws

Recently, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) began installing No Turn on Red signs at some of the busiest intersections in the city. By mid-summer, more than 100 signs are planned to slow drivers and prevent accidents.

Posted on May 8, 2019


Top Causes of Car Accidents

With millions of collisions occurring on American roadways each year, car accident prevention remains a top safety concern. Drivers who recognize the common causes of car accidents are better equipped to prevent accidents in the future.

Posted on May 1, 2019