Entries by Chris Cockayne

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 […]

Drunk Driving Statistic

While the holidays may be over, that doesn’t mean that being cautions on the road has come to an end too. The fact of the matter is, drunk driving happens all year long and is still prevalent despite more media attention and awareness. Here are a few drunk driving statistics that will hopefully help to […]

Safe Winter Driving Habits

Experiencing a white Christmas (or white anytime during the month of December) is magical from the comfort of your warm home, but it is quite a different experience when you have to drive in it. Your average, everyday driving always has a degree of risk, but when you add the out-of-the-ordinary challenges that come with […]

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 […]