Phoenix personal injury lawyer’s thoughts on sharing the road with autonomous self-driving cars While the flying cars depicted in The Jetsons may be a project for the next generation, the advent of GM’s autonomous self-driving cars, slated for release in 2019, has made autonomous automobiles a rea
Zanes Law Tucson Car Accident Lawyers Know That Distracted Drivers Cause Car Accidents To combat the dangers of distracted driving, many states have outlawed the use of cell phones while driving, and a single distracted driving ticket can be enough for your auto insurer to drop your policy. This is because distracted drivers cause car […]
Zanes Law Phoenix accident lawyer discusses the major accident stories of 2017. Each year, millions of Americans are involved in auto accidents, but few of these crashes make national news. With 2017 in our collective rear view mirror, as a Phoenix auto accident lawyer I think that it is important to reflect and glean some […]
Tucson Car Accident Attorney’s Six Tips For Safe Holiday Driving The AAA reports that traffic increased by 54 percent during Thanksgiving week in 2016, making these days some of the busiest travel days of the year. If you decide to hit the road during high-traffic days, consider these Tucson car accident attorney’s six tips for [&hellip
Social Host Liability: Your Legal Responsibilities To Guests At Your Home You cleaned the bathrooms and stocked the fridge for your guests. What else should you do in order to provide a safe environment and avoid social host liability? Have you inspected your home for potential hazards like slippery sidewalks? According to the Consumer Product [&he
A Holiday Car Accident: Facts, Figures, and, Sadly, Fatalities About 91 percent of holiday travelers drive to their destinations, reports the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT). If you’re one of those travelers, consider several holiday traffic facts, figures and, sadly, fatalities as you prepare to travel safely and avoid bei
The Dangers of Driving Tired: How Dangerous Is It? While driving home from work, a car drifts into your lane. At first, you think the other driver may be driving drunk, but you realize he’s “driving tired.” But let’s review the research—which basically has found that fatigued driving is just as dangerous as driving und
Weatherproofing Your Car and Home for Winter (Yes, Even in Arizona) In 2015, 143 people suffered injuries on snowy Arizona roads, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Additionally, the U.S. Fire Administration reported that 28 people died in residential fires. Prepare for these and other winter risks when you weatherproof your veh
Intersection Car Accidents: Statistics, Causes and Possible Solutions While many intersection car accidents occur in metro areas where high-density neighborhoods, numerous businesses and pedestrian traffic converge, any intersection can be dangerous. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that 40 percent of crashes typic
The Most Common Injuries on College Campuses College is a thrilling experience, but can be dangerous. Although it’s a time for young men and women to explore new intellectual terrain, discover latent passions, meet lifelong friends and experiment in a safe environment, all college students need to be aware of the injuries on college campuses
Causes of Tire Defect Car Accidents Every year, 33,000 tire defect car crashes injure 19,000 people reports the National Transportation Safety Board. Protect yourself and others on the road by becoming aware of common tire defects that can affect your safety.
As A Phoenix Car Accident Lawyer I See Too Many Tailgating Car Accidents. Tailgate parties at the big game are fun, but tailgating on the road is another story. When a driver follows another vehicle too closely, everyone on the road is at risk, and this practice is deadly. From 2012 to 2014, rear-end crashes killed 5,100 […]
How Time of Day and Road Shape Impact Truck Accident Causes: Two New Studies There are many truck accident causes. Often, that reason is human error. Speeding, distraction, fatigue, recklessness behind the wheel and other dangerous behaviors cause thousands of deaths every year.
Fear of Driving After Car Accidents? Tune into These 5 Podcasts Car accidents are singularly terrifying events. Even months or years after you’ve recovered from physical injuries, the mental scars can endure. Why is that? And why are you so afraid of driving, when other crash victims don’t seem to ruminate as much?
The Bizarre Physics of Motorcycle Accidents Riding a motorcycle on today’s highways, you have to ride in a very defensive manner, and it’s helpful to understand the physics of motorcycle accidents. You have to be a good rider and you have to have both hands and both feet on the controls at all times. –Evel […]
Natural Disaster Scams – FIVE TIPS FROM ZANES LAW The charitable outpouring has been amazing and inspiring in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, but natural disaster scams are rampant after a natural disaster. It is important that we all know how to give without getting taken advantage of. Typically, within hours of any natural disaster
Zanes Law Distributes $25,000 in School Supplies to Tucson-Area Teachers Firm’s seventh annual school supply giveaway helped support 450 dedicated teachers and their students with much needed pencils, notebooks, and more, Zanes Law reports.
Dog Bite Incidents: Who Pays Damages? As a personal injury attorney with offices in both Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona, I talk to lots of dog bite victims. Most are unaware that in Arizona a dog owner is responsible to compensate someone who their dog injuries, even if the dog has never bitten before. In fact, […]
Dog Bite Prevention – 5 Tips As an injury attorney with offices in both Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona, and Seattle, Washington, my personal injury law firm has represented hundreds of dog bite victims on their injury claims. Through that process we have become extremely interested in dog bite prevention.
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Pet Safety Phoenix injury lawyer Doug Zanes discusses pet safety and provides seven safety tips that will keep your pet safe on the Fourth of July. The Fourth of July is a fantastic holiday. It is full of family and friends, amazing barbecues, fun in the pool, and, let’s not forget, fireworks! Because of everything […]
Top Five Types of Car Accident Cases That Win Almost Every Time It’s bad enough that you were in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, and now you have to deal with all of the hassles that follow. Dealing with an insurance company that does not have your best interests in mind and getting […]
Seven Boating Safety Tips That Could Save Your Life Most people don’t think of Arizona as a “mecca” of boating, but between our lakes and our proximity to both Mexico and Southern California there are plenty of Arizonans who like to spend time on the water. So with summer here I want to provide some […]
Top Seven Causes of Car Accidents And How You Can Prevent Them Car accidents happen every single day. Although many accidents are minor, we must all be aware that thousands of lives are taken every year in tragic car crashes. Even if you are a safe driver and follow all the traffic laws, there will […]
Zanes Law’s School Supply Giveaway 2017! Attention Teachers! Our favorite time of the year is rapidly approaching! It’s time for Zanes Law’s Annual School Supply Giveaway!
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