Entries by Chris Cockayne

Top 5 Common Causes of Auto Accidents

Auto accidents happen every single day for many number of reasons. Some are very minor, but others are much more serious and even deadly. In order to help avoid accidents, it’s important to understand how they happen. Here are the top five common causes of auto accidents. Study them, and learn how to avoid making […]

Reason Why a Personal Injury Lawyer Will Not Take Your Case

If you’ve been in an accident and have decided to hire a personal injury lawyer, you will probably feel some relief knowing help is just around the corner. But what if your attorney is less enthusiastic to jump head-first into your case? What if your personal injury lawyer will not take your case at all? […]

Delayed Injury Symptoms After an Auto Accident

Car accidents often leave behind lots of damage. The roadway is often full of broken class, cars are mashed and mangled, and unfortunately drivers are injured. But one of the scary things about being in an auto accident is that while sometimes the damage is very obvious, there are times when it’s not. There are […]

Dog Bites

Just because dogs are man’s best friend, doesn’t mean they are always perfectly behaved. Unfortunately, some dogs bite. Dog bites range in seriousness; they can be a puppy in the teething stage, a dog playfully nipping at your pant leg, or a dog you don’t know that bites you while you’re out on the streets. […]

Utah’s 100 Deadliest Days – How to Stay Safe

It’s true that there are more dangerous times to travel than others. In Utah, you may think that the deadliest days for driving or traveling are around the holidays when many people are traveling, partying and there are snowy, icy road conditions. But you may be surprised to learn that Utah’s ‘100 Deadliest Days’ actually […]

Risks of Riding a Motorcycle

If you’ve ridden a motorcycle before, you know nothing beats that feeling of being out on the road, cruising along on two wheels. While it can be a very enjoyable activity, it doesn’t change the fact that being on a motorcycle makes you vulnerable to accidents or injuries. Statistically, your chances of dying in a […]

Help! I’m The Victim of a Hit-and-Run!

There is nothing worse than being involved in an auto accident. You hear the scraping of metal, the crunch of glass, and even though it seems to happen in slow motion there’s usually not much you can do about it. There is nothing worse, except, when the other party decides to flee the scene. That’s […]

5 Common Car Accident Myths

When it comes to car accidents, there are many commonly believed “facts” about what should happen after the wreck. The only problem is, these beliefs are usually myths. Here are five common car accident myths, and what you really need to do after you’ve been in an accident. Myth #1: The Police Will Decide Who […]

Best Ways to Go Hands Free When Driving

Driving a car is a complicated process – we just forget that because we do it so often! You have to be paying constant attention, using your hands and feet, thinking ahead, and evaluating choices every second of the drive. The problem is that the more you drive, the easier it gets, and the more […]