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  • Four individuals in a Subaru led police on a car-chase through several neighborhoods today. They are now facing charges, and the pursuit began after they burglarized a grocery store, taking steaks and seafood. The individuals have been identified as…
  • The Illinois House of Representatives approved a bill that would create an additional requirement for rescinding a statutory summary suspension following an arrest for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The law would require a court to…
  • Imagine seeing your loved one suffer an avoidable injury after falling in a nursing home. After some investigation, your lawyer finds evidence that the fall occurred because of hazardous conditions at the home. The injury creates significant medical…
  • Suspect Charged in Merced County DUI Accident I'm Ed Smith, a Merced car accident lawyer. The Merced County District Attorney's Office has announced the charges filed against a suspect that allegedly caused a DUI accident on March 25, 2018. The…
  • Amputation Injury Reported in Modesto Car Accident I'm Ed Smith, a Modesto personal injury attorney. A Waterford man was driving his 1999 Ford Expedition along Highway 132 and Hopper Road east of Modesto on the afternoon of Saturday, April 21, 2018.…
  • According to the Department of Transportation, between 2005-2014, there were a total of 5,748,000 automobile accidents. Of those, 22%, or 1,259,000 involved hazardous weather, including rain, snow, and sleet. Annually, 5,900 people are killed and…
  • Fatal Oroville Hit-and-Run I'm Ed Smith, an Oroville personal injury lawyer. A local man recently lost his life after he was struck by a vehicle that drove away from the scene of an accident. According to reports, officers have located a vehicle and…
  • In the middle of the night, of the early morning hours today, a man in Worcester was avoiding police and wound up hitting multiple cars and crashing into a building. The man, Christopher Mason, is 31-years-old, and sped his vehicle through the…
  • Many people associate propane tank explosions with grills and malfunctioning water heaters at a person's house. However, with the rise in trendy food trucks, these incidents are also occurring on those vehicles as well. When a propane tanks explodes,…
  • Earlier this year, a federal appellate court issued a ruling in a negligent entrustment lawsuit filed by two individuals against a rental car company, whose patrons injured the plaintiffs in a New Mexico car accident. Facts of the Case In 2014, a…
  • Audi has issued a recall for 1.2 million vehicles due to a defect which can cause electric coolant pumps to overheat, potentially causing a fire. Details of the Audi Coolant Pump Recall According to USA Today, government documents cite two issues…
  • One Woman Fatally Injured After Oakley Car Accident I'm Ed Smith, an Oakley Personal Injury Lawyer. On April 17, 2018, one person died, and two other people were injured in an auto accident in Oakley. The accident occurred around 5:00 in the morning…
  • At about mid-morning today, there was a serious crash resulting in severe injuries on the I-93 northbound. The highway in Milton was closed off to traffic. Massachusetts State Police were dispatched to the area around 11:30 a.m. Signs of the crash…
  • In the latter part of Monday, a male riding a motorcycle was hurt in a crash on Route 146 in Sutton. He was from Whitinsville. The nearly 30-year-old rider was transported via ambulance to Worcester's UMass Memorial Medical Center – University…
  • A New Bedford police officer was struck by a car Monday morning. The officer was on foot in a construction area on Church Street when the officer was hit. The accident occurred at about 11 a.m. The office was injured and treated at the scene. The…
  • Autonomy is poised to disrupt the automotive industry as we know it today. Large technology players, nuanced startups, automotive manufacturers and suppliers are developing automated driving features and driverless vehicles that have the potential to…
  • Autonomy is poised to disrupt the automotive industry as we know it today. Large technology players, nuanced startups, automotive manufacturers and suppliers are developing automated driving features and driverless vehicles that have the potential to…
  • April is Medicaid Awareness Month and a recent survey by Public Policy Polling aimed to find out exactly how American voters feel about the program. The survey results, released earlier this month, show that a large majority of surveyed registered…
  • Davis Accident Statistics I'm Ed Smith, a Davis personal injury lawyer. The city of Davis is one of the most unique and vibrant communities in Northern California. However, a significant student population as well as being situated on two major local…
  • In personal injury cases, before a case reaches trial, the parties engage in the discovery process. Discovery is the stage of litigation at which the parties exchange requested information that is relevant to the case or may lead to the discovery of…