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Monthly Archives: January 2020

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Why Blind Spots are a Serious Car Accident Risk

By Payer Law Group |

Blind spots, as all motorists know, are the areas to the rear and side of a vehicle where a driver cannot see other motorists approaching, even when checking the rear view or side mirrors. Although there are blind spots in every car, these zones are even more pronounced in larger vehicles and have been… Read More »

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The Dangers of Poor Visibility When Driving

By Payer Law Group |

With Daylight Saving Time officially coming to a close, motorists should be careful to account for the shorter days when driving, as many will now find themselves driving before the sun rises or after it has set. Unfortunately, decreased visibility poses an enormous risk for motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians, any of whom could suffer… Read More »

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Seat Belts, Airbags, Brakes, and Other Vehicle Malfunctions

By Payer Law Group |

Vehicles have become much safer since the 1970 and 1980s, when seat belt use was low and airbags had yet to be installed in cars and trucks. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in recent years, there have been roughly 40,000 traffic fatalities per year. In 1973, there were over 54,000… Read More »

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Fighting For Injured Construction Workers

By Payer Law Group |

Construction is a dangerous job no matter how you look at it. Even when all of the safety protocols are being followed, accidents happen. Whether you suffered a back strain to an overuse injury, or you were seriously injured by heavy machinery, you deserve compensation. Workers’ compensation covers partial wage replacement and full medical… Read More »

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Parking Lot Accidents

By Payer Law Group |

Parking lots are often chaotic, free-for-all messes to drive and walk in. Law enforcement is scare in parking lots, which leads to drivers feeling free to run stop signs or go the wrong way down one-way streets. Many drivers are unaware that the rules of the road apply when they are eagerly searching for… Read More »

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Orlando Bus Collision Injuries

By Payer Law Group |

As a victim of an Orlando bus crash, you are entitled to compensation whether you were a pedestrian, passenger on the bus, or a driver. Due to their size, bus collisions often cause traumatic injuries to non-occupants, while even passengers suffer injuries when buses collide with vehicles or fixed objects such as telephone poles… Read More »

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Sideswipe Truck Collisions

By Payer Law Group |

Sideswipe collisions occur when two vehicles are traveling in the same direction next to each other and they collide. According to the Insurance Information Institute, there are between 900 and 1,000  fatal sideswipe collisions annually.  In worst case scenarios, a sideswipe collision may result in a rollover, while in some cases neither vehicle (or… Read More »

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Treating Severe Road Rash Following a Motorcycle Crash

By Payer Law Group |

The average car driver might assume that motorcyclists wear leather for looks or to appear tough, but leather jackets and pants serve a much more important function than making a fashion statement—leather and other protective riding gear protects motorcyclists from road rash in the event of a crash, as proven by research published in… Read More »

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