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Reporting an Arizona Car Accident to the Police

Most people know that there are a lot of benefits to calling the police after a car accident. Law enforcement officers can, for instance, make sure that all the cars are safely moved out of the roadway, can help injured parties obtain emergency medical help, and can start an investigation into the cause of the…

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How Do Truck Accidents Differ from Car Accidents?

It is easy to assume that because truck accidents and car crashes both happen on Tucson’s roads and highways, that the two are similar. Truthfully, though, truck accidents vastly differ from car crashes on the road. The aftermath of a truck accident is much more complex, the injuries are more severe, and different laws apply.…

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Is Brake Checking Legal in Arizona?

Most drivers in Arizona have seen a vehicle in front of them slam on their brakes suddenly. Maybe you have even done it yourself. Sometimes, applying the brakes in such a quick manner is necessary to avoid an accident. Other times, though, it is done to send a signal to other drivers, and it may…

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Why Tucson, AZ Car Accident Claims Go to Trial

Motor vehicle collisions are among the leading causes of death and disability in the US, and the data reveals how the risk of car accidents impacts Arizona motorists. The Arizona Department of Transportation (AZ DOT) reports that there are almost 130,000 total crashes across the state annually, causing around 980 fatalities and injuring 53,800 people.…

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Who Is Liable In An Uber Car Accident?

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A car accident is always a scary experience. But it can be even more frightening when it’s with an Uber. In most cases, an Uber driver is just trying to make some extra money on the side. But when something goes wrong, and there’s an accident, they can be held liable in a way that…

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All You Need To Know About Self-Driving Car Accident

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There have been many talks lately about self-driving cars and their potential to change the way we get around them. But as with any new technology, some risks need to be considered. Recently, a self-driving car accident in Arizona raised serious questions about these vehicles and their safety. It’s still early days for self-driving cars,…

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How To Avoid a Car Accident by Driving Safely In Inclement Weather

Age Group Causes Most Car Accidents

Accidents happen every day, but they can be much more dangerous when inclement weather is involved. Inclement weather refers to severe or extreme weather conditions, such as rain, snow, hail, high winds, and thunderstorms. These conditions can make it difficult for drivers to see and lead to dangerous road conditions. When an accident occurs in…

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When to Contact An Eyewitness To An Auto Accident

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In Tucson, Arizona, like in other places, eyewitness accounts are often significant in the event of an auto accident. They can provide crucial details that additional evidence cannot, like what happened before and after a collision, who was at fault, or how fast one driver was going. But eyewitnesses might not accurately remember what they…

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