Entries by Chris Cockayne

How To Find The Right Attorney For You

If you’ve been in a situation and wonder if you need a lawyer, you may be unsure of how to proceed. Knowing how to find the right attorney for you can be difficult, but there are a few things to keep in mind that will help you choose the right man or woman for the […]

Texting and Driving Statistics

You don’t have to go to Youtube to watch auto accidents that are caused by texting and driving. As you drive down the road, simply look out your window. Chances are you’ll be able to spot someone who is driving distracted with a cell phone in their hand. Not only is texting and driving dangerous […]

How To Treat Whiplash

Being in an auto accident is no fun. You have to remember what to do after a car accident, gather information from the other driver and about the accident, as well as think about hiring an auto accident attorney. This can all be much more of a headache if you’re dealing with an injury. Whiplash […]

Seat Belt Statistics – The Good and The Bad

You’ve been told your whole life to “buckle up” after getting into a vehicle and before hitting the road. You  likely heard it from your parents or other family members, and you have definitely heard it from local police officers and prominent leaders. If you’ve ever stopped to question whether using a seat belt is […]

Questions To Ask Your Personal Injury Attorney

You do your best to stay safe, but unfortunately that doesn’t mean you always will be. Accidents can happen to anyone, whether they be car accidents, slip, trips, and falls accidents, dog bites, or cyclist accidents. If you’ve been injured and you think someone else may be at fault, you’ve probably begun looking into hiring […]

Auto Accident Etiquette

After an auto accident you may be feeling overwhelmed and unsure of what to do. You might begin to panic and forget what to do after a car accident. It can be especially difficult to stay calm and follow the proper procedure if you or someone else involved in the accident has been injured. But […]

5 Common Distractions In Your Car

You want to stay safe on the road, and one of the best ways to do that is to avoid distracted driving. But before you eliminate distractions you need to know what they are! Here are five common distractions in your car. 1. Cell Phones We live in a time and age when we use […]

What To Do If You Hit Black Ice

Black ice can be one of the scariest things you encounter in the wintertime. Sure, lots of snow can be difficult to navigate as well, but it is easy to spot. Black ice is dangerous because it’s next to invisible. The good news is that with a few tips you can protect yourself while you […]

History of Seatbelt Laws

No doubt you’ve heard of the “Click It or Ticket” campaign, aimed to get drivers to buckle up before hitting the road. The reminders, advertisements, and signs have been successful in promoting the use of seat-belt use. Despite being so successful, the truth is that campaigns like these haven’t always been around. It may get […]

Auto Accident Checklist

Whether you’re headed to work, an appointment, or out for a leisurely drive, getting in an auto accident can leave you confused and unsure of what to do next. In some cases, the accident may leave you too injured to even do that! To help you and everyone else on the road it is best […]