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New Jersey Vehicle Accident Report: January 2019

The residents of New Jersey experienced multiple motor vehicle accidents throughout the month of January. At Peter N. Davis & Associates, we understand the difficulties surrounding car accident cases, especially since “more than 90 people die in car accidents every day,” according to Driver Knowledge. We believe in informing our community about local collisions. If […]

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New Jersey Vehicle Accident Report: December 2018

Countless people do not think about the dangers of driving until it’s too late. This past month alone, several tragic accidents occurred on New Jersey roads that all had fatal results. The legal team at Peter Davis & Associates aims to keep our community informed and prepared if they’re involved in a collision. As we […]

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Notable New Jersey Car Accident Statistics

Driving through the streets of New Jersey is probably an everyday activity for you, but that doesn’t mean you won’t benefit from learning more about dealing with accidents. The best way to deal with car accidents is to avoid them altogether, and if you know exactly what to look out for on the road, you’ll […]

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Injured Using Lyft Or Uber? Here’s Who Pays For Your Medical Expenses

The emergence of ridesharing apps have changed the way we travel. Uber and Lyft have become common household names and just about everyone has benefited from these services, from people who need a ride to people who need a few extra bucks giving rides. The sheer convenience of these services has made them more and […]

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Two Killed In New Jersey Dump Truck Collision With School Bus

One student and a teacher were killed when a school bus crashed into a dump truck and flipped over in New Jersey. The scene was described as horrific, with significant pieces of both vehicles torn completely off. One witness claimed that the front of the dump truck was sheared completely off and that the school […]

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Car Accidents Caused By Cell Phones In New Jersey

Over the past several years, the media has been quick to cover stories about cell phone use behind the wheel. People are quick to demonize this practice and perhaps for good reason. Cell phones are a revolutionary technology but operating them while driving can lead to some pretty serious negative outcomes. If you’ve been involved […]

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Staying Secure In Adverse Driving Conditions

When you go for a drive in your vehicle, one of the primary issues that you need to keep in mind is how you can stay safe. Safe driving is always important, but it is particularly crucial when you encounter adverse weather conditions while out on the road. Adverse weather is a huge cause of […]

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Will I Have To Pay Taxes On My Car Accident Settlement?

Being involved in a vehicle accident is one of the most trying experiences of a person’s life, particularly if the accident resulted in a severe injury. In many car accidents, the victim chooses to file a personal injury claim and may receive a vehicle accident settlement. If you’ve received a settlement after a car accident, […]

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New Jersey Car Accidents: Why You Should Get A Police Report

Following a car accident, the police officer at the scene of the action will prepare a police report documenting the time and location of the car accident, the parties involved, their insurance information, and any witnesses to the accident. While a police report is inadmissible when a case goes to court, it can still prove […]

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Car Accidents: When The Other Driver Has No Insurance

Last year in New Jersey, there were over 300,000 vehicle accidents throughout the state. Most drivers are covered, and an expert car accident lawyer can help provide for those involved. However, what if the second driver has no insurance or is underinsured? Data available from the Insurance Information Institute shows that 12.6 percent drivers throughout […]

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