How To Determine If You Have A Mass Tort Case

How To Determine If You Have A Mass Tort Case

How To Determine If You Have A Mass Tort Case If you were injured along with numerous other individuals, or a loved one has died, through the fault of a corporation, you may have a mass tort (civil) case.

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Staying Safe from Hazards While Driving in the Arizona Desert

Staying Safe from Hazards While Driving in the Arizona Desert

Staying Safe from Hazards While Driving in the Arizona Desert

Driving in the Arizona desert carries different risks than an ordinary road trip. Motorists must have a plan in place to deal with intense heat, potential break-downs, and water or fuel shortages.  But you should also be prepared to face and handle two of the most dangerous desert-related road hazards: flash floods and dust or sandstorms.

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Dangers of Being a Teen Driver

Dangers of Being a Teen Driver

Car accidents are the number one cause of death in teen drivers

Motor vehicle accidents are the number one cause of death for U.S. teen drivers, even though they drive less than all motorists but the extremely elderly. According to the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety, those teen drivers at highest risk are 16-to-17-year olds, who have a fatal crash rate nearly twice as high as 18-to-19-year old drivers.

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Are Teslas and other Electric Vehicles Safer than Gas-Powered Cars?

Are Teslas and other Electric Vehicles Safer than Gas-Powered Cars?

Electric Car Safety – Are Teslas and other Electric Vehicles Safer than Gas-Powered Cars?

Electric vehicles (EVs) are making slow but steady inroads into the American fleet population. 2016 to 2017 saw sales jumping by 45 percent alone. But because of several high-profile fires in Teslas and other EVs after collisions, some people have been asking about electric car safety. Are electric cars as safe as traditional gas-powered vehicles?

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Car Accidents and Senior Drivers: A Hard Look at the Facts

Car Accidents and Senior Drivers: A Hard Look at the Facts

Car Accidents and Senior Drivers:

A Hard Look at the Facts

Feel a pang of worry every time Grandma or Granddad gets behind the wheel? It’s understandable. Senior drivers make up 18 percent of all traffic fatalities, and, except for teen drivers, senior drivers have the highest fatality rate per mile driven. However, it may not be time to wrestle the keys from them just yet says Phoenix personal injury lawyer Doug Zanes.

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Eliminating Traffic Fatalities: Lessons from Sweden

Eliminating Traffic Fatalities: Lessons from Sweden

Eliminating Traffic Fatalities, Lessons from Sweden

As a Phoenix personal injury lawyer, I wonder if Phoenix can improve its traffic accident rates by focusing on the design of its roads rather than trying to change human behavior? Swedish traffic safety experts indicate that it’s possible. In 1997, Sweden adopted a “Vision Zero” policy, which has the goal of developing a road system that has no traffic fatalities or serious injuries.

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Zanes Law Donates Thousands of School Supplies to 450 Tucson Teachers

Zanes Law Donates Thousands of School Supplies to 450 Tucson Teachers

Zanes Law Donates Thousands of School Supplies to 450 Tucson Teachers at its 8th Annual School Supply Giveaway!

Zanes Law donates school supplies at our Eighth Annual School Supply Giveaway on Saturday, Aug.4th. At the first school supply giveaway in 2010, 100 lucky teachers benefited from the program. This year, over 400 teachers attended and left with school supplies to get their school year started.

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Driving Safely in Arizona’s Monsoon Season

Driving Safely in Arizona’s Monsoon Season

Driver Safety: What you need to know during Arizona’s monsoon season

Arizona drivers beware: Monsoon season is well underway and driver safety should be top of mind. A monsoon is a large-scale change in weather pattern characterized by thunder, lightning, heavy rainfall, flash floods, high winds, dust storms, extreme heat and even hail. The season officially runs from June until September 30, but storms tend to be most frequent from mid-July to mid-August.

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Crash-Prevention Technology Makes a Difference in Reducing Car Crashes.

Crash-Prevention Technology Makes a Difference in Reducing Car Crashes.

Study Suggests Crash-Prevention Technology Can Make a Big Difference in Reducing Car Crashes

For your next car, should you buy one with driver-assist technology? Or is it just all hype? According to an Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) study, it’s definitely notmere hype and certain technologies are helpful in reducing car crashes.

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Heatwaves and Motor Vehicle Accidents: Extremely Hot Weather is Associated with an Increased Risk of a Car Crash

Heatwaves and Motor Vehicle Accidents: Extremely Hot Weather is Associated with an Increased Risk of a Car Crash

Car Crash Risks & Heatwaves

Extremely Hot Weather is Associated with an Increased Risk of a Car Crash

As temperatures rise in Phoenix, your risk of a car crash may increase as well.  That is what Spanish researchers found. In a 2015 study,risk of motor vehicle accidents increased on heat wave days. Particularly with regard to driver performance-associated factors, such as distractions, driver fatigue or sleepiness. The results indicate a need for drivers to take extra safety precautions when driving in warm temperatures.  Let’s take a closer look at this analysis.

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