Entries by Chris Cockayne

How To Eliminate Distractions In The Car

Driving distracted is one of the most dangerous things you can do on the road. And while texting and driving is a concern when it comes to drivers and their safety on the road, it’s not the only distraction putting people in harm’s way. There are many different ways to be distracted, which means there […]

Qualities To Look For In A Defense Attorney

Getting help is sometimes a hard thing to ask for. If you’ve been in an accident and have been overwhelmed dealing with insurance companies, the police, and your injuries, you may be thinking it’s time to hire a lawyer. You need someone who will fight for you and help you come out of the situation […]

Common Injuries Caused By Airbags

You hope you never need them — your airbags are tucked away safely in the dash of your car, ready to be deployed should you be involved in a major accident. The only problem is that the device that’s put in place to protect you can also do some damage. Being in a serious accident […]

What To Do After a Car Accident

If you’ve just been in an accident, you’ll probably be feeling overwhelmed, confused, or you may have even been severely injured. Right after an accident is not the time to try to figure out what you need to do first. Instead, make sure you know what to do after a car accident long before you’re […]

5 Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Auto Accident Case

Getting into a auto accident is scary. It can be dangerous, leaving you injured and altered physically so that even the simplest tasks are now impossible. Not only that, but after the initial accident you’ll have to deal with police, lawyers, and paperwork. That’s right, even after your accident the pain can continue as you […]

Tips To Drive Safely

Driving is a necessity for many people, and your travels usually go smoothly and safely. But there are times far too often when the roads become dangerous, putting you and your fellow passengers at risk. Sometimes those dangers come from other drives, and sometimes they may be because of your own driving habits. You can’t […]

What You Need to Know About Utah Texting and Driving Laws

You know texting and driving is dangerous, but taking a peek every now and then on your phone isn’t that bad, right? It’s not like it’s against the law or anything. Actually, guess again. Before you even think about reaching for your phone while driving you should know about Utah’s texting and driving laws because […]

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 […]

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 […]