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Stopping Distracted Driving Accidents in North Carolina

Motorists have a legal responsibility to pay attention With the rise of smartphones and in-vehicle technologies, distracted driving is likewise on the rise in North Carolina and nationally. According to NCDOT, nearly one in five car accidents in the state involves a driver who was distracted. It only takes a moment of inattention for a...

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10 Facts About Seat Belts and Car Seats

Nobody expects to get into a car accident. But it only takes one negligent driver to cause a crash that can leave drivers and passengers seriously injured or killed. One of the best defenses against negligent drivers is the use of seat belts and car seats for children – both reduce the risk of serious...

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Study Suggests Steps North Carolina Can Take To Reduce Crashes

But car accidents that result in injury or death can still happen A car accident can happen at any time in Raleigh, Fayetteville, Dunn, or anywhere in North Carolina. Lives can be changed in an instant when a negligent driver causes a crash that leaves people with serious injuries. And too many times, lives are...

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Medical Bills Are Overrated

A North Carolina Car Accident Lawyer Explains Why After a bad car accident, one of the first questions victims hear isn't usually - "How much are your medical bills?" The first question most injured people will hear is some variation of "Are you in pain? How can I help?" That's because when it comes down...

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Fatal Crashes a 'Real Problem' in North Carolina

A North Carolina Car Accident Lawyer Explains What Drivers Should Know To its credit, North Carolina five years ago recognized it had an unacceptable problem with fatal car accidents and took steps to address the tragic issue. The effort, unfortunately, is not working. 'We've Got a Real Problem' Being the victim of a car accident...

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No Accident: Victim’s Family in Fatal Alec Baldwin Shooting Has Strong Case for Wrongful Death Lawsuit

A wrongful death attorney in North Carolina explains The lawsuits are starting to come in. Weeks after famous actor Alec Baldwin "accidentally" shot and killed a woman on a live movie set, two members of the "Rust" crew have sued Baldwin and other producers for the tragic incident. The family of the camerawoman who died...

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North Carolina Safety Program Recognized Amid National Spike in Pedestrian Accidents

Our attorneys highlight the information you should know After steadily rising for 10 years, the number of serious and fatal pedestrian accidents has spiked across the U.S., putting additional emphasis on the need to improve street safety for all users. In North Carolina, we're seeing this trend too. The number of accident-causing and deadly pedestrian...

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Revealing Raleigh’s Most Dangerous Intersections

A woman recently died after a tragic fatal car accident near a five-lane intersection in Raleigh that's known for bad crashes. The collision happened around 7 p.m. on a Friday in August 2021 and involved two cars — an SUV and a minivan. Police say the SUV was heading east on West Millbrook Road when...

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The Most Dangerous Intersections in Fayetteville

Car accidents happen all the time in Raleigh, Fayetteville, and throughout North Carolina. Drivers and passengers can be left with serious injuries that can take months or longer to heal. Many of these accidents occur at intersections. A driver fails to yield or runs through a stop sign. The result is a collision. What are...

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