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Children dressed as witches for Halloween

How to Make Sure Your Kids Stay Safe This Halloween

Sure, we may pretend Halloween is supposed to be a scary night, but as parents, we don’t actually want it to be. Our children’s holidays should be fun, comfortable and free of danger. Your local personal injury attorney at Peter Davis Law wants you and your family to be as safe as possible this Halloween […]

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How to Travel Safely Around Bicyclists

How to Travel Safely Around Bicyclists

While cars and bicycles have an equal right to use the road, they are anything but equal when the two collide. Bicycles don’t have the weight, bumpers, cages, seat belts, and airbags of cars. Their thin two wheels make them less stable and more sensitive to road debris and damaged pavement. Although bicyclists might briefly […]

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How To Be An Alert Driver On The Road

How To Be An Alert Driver On The Road

On the morning of April 4, a man driving an SUV lost consciousness and crashed into a Jersey City charter school. The man appears to have had a seizure before losing consciousness. Because staying awake while driving is so essential for your safety as well as the safety of those around you, taking the proper […]

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Describing Common Slip, Trip and Fall Workplace Hazards

According to OSHA, 15% of all accidental deaths are caused by slips, trips, and falls. Only motor vehicle accidents cause more fatalities. The seriousness of a fall depends on a number of factors such as whether the person falls forward or backward, the height of the fall, the person’s age and health, how the person […]

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Delayed Injuries From Car Accidents

Delayed Injuries From Car Accidents

When people are victims of a car accident, they often believe that if they don’t feel immediate pain, they weren’t hurt. But this isn’t necessarily true. The human body releases endorphins (natural pain killers) which can mask the pain for several days following the accident. Some of the most common types of delayed injuries include: […]

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Spinal Cord Injuries That Can Result From a Motorcycle Crash

Spinal Cord Injuries That Can Result From a Motorcycle Crash

Each year, the CDC estimates there are 11,000 spinal cord injuries in the United States. Some of them result from motorcycle accidents, and may include: Sacral Spine Injury This is the bottom section of the spine and it contains five vertebrae. An injury can result in bladder and bowel dysfunction, and weakness or paralysis of […]

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Our Attorney Defines the Legal Concept of Negligence

Persons do not think about accidental events, regularly, taking place.  This is to say persons are injured and property is damaged.  When a car accident occurs, one of the primary questions that comes to mind is:  Which party was at fault?  The legal concept of negligence, with respect to these particular type of accidental events, […]

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Rear-End Collisions Explained By Our Accident Attorney

Rear-End Collisions Explained By Our Accident Attorney

In the United States, the most common type of car accident is a rear-end collision, according to Rearendcollision.com. Liability When one’s vehicle is hit from behind, the striking driver is almost always at fault. This is because traffic laws state that drivers need to safely come to a stop when a vehicle in front slows or […]

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You Should Really Consider Hiring An Attorney If Your Injuries Are Severe

Persons, involved in automobile accident, even with competent insurers are wise to consider help from an automobile accident attorney.  The preceding statement is true even when the car accident victim was able to attain a seemingly fair settlement from his or her insurer.  The reason being is that if the accident was considered severe and the […]

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Avoiding Head On Collisions

Avoiding Head On Collisions

At about 1:30 am on February 20, a New York man was killed on Interstate 80 in Saddle Brook when a wrong-way driver crashed head-on into the man’s vehicle. The other driver could face criminal charges as well as charges of driving while intoxicated. Because head-on collisions are some of the most deadly of crashes, understanding […]

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