Car Accidents

Is It Illegal to Text and Drive in Arizona?   

Texting and driving is one of the most hazardous behaviors a driver can perform in a vehicle. It is possibly the most dangerous form of distracted driving and responsible for thousands of lost lives every year. Many states have implemented statewide bans on cell phone use behind the wheel, but Arizona is not one of… read more

What to Do If You See a Drunk Driver in Arizona

According to state data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Arizona witnessed 2,912 deaths from drunk driving between 2003 and 2012. During those years, Arizona ranked slightly higher than the national average for deaths from drunk driving across all age groups. In light of this, every driver should appreciate the significant risks… read more

Is Eating While Driving Legal in Arizona?

Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of car accidents in the United States. In Arizona specifically, distracted driving causes 11% of all crashes. Unlike DUI laws, Arizona is one of few states that does not have extensive regulations for distracted driving, along with Montana and South Carolina. However, distracted driving is still extremely… read more

Penalties When Someone is Killed in a Drunk Driving Accident

The consequences of driving under the influence are serious; impaired drivers can cause accidents that lead to serious injuries, or even death. Arizona, unlike most other states, does not have specific laws about DUI fatalities. However, the lack of specific legislation does not lessen the penalties. The punishments for when a fatality occurs during a… read more

Serious Injuries in Motor Vehicles Accidents – What to Do

A serious motor vehicle accident changes your life in an instant. Depending on the extent of your injuries, you may never recover the quality of life you had prior to that fateful ride. It is certain that you will be out of work for an extended period, and quite possible that you can never return… read more

Complications of a Brain Injury after a Serious Car Accident

Being in a serious car accident can mean lifelong injuries for some. Especially if you have suffered any brain trauma. A TBI (“Traumatic Brain Injury”) can lead to further complications. Sometimes a TBI has irreversible damage. This can be devastating for both the accident victim and his or her family. Understanding these complications and getting… read more

Doing any Black Friday shopping? Read this first

In just two days, countless Phoenix residents will be dashing to local shopping centers and department stores in search of the best Black Friday deals. But an unfortunate side effect of the excitement and chaos surrounding Black Friday shopping is parking lot accidents. Parking lots are the site of many car accidents, especially when they… read more