Driving long distances is not only tiresome but it can also cause some unsafe driving habits. A driver may lose track of their speed and drive much higher or lower than the speed limit causing drivers nearby to respond. Road rage could also result in areas with condensed traffic. Lastly, the driver may not be cautious when driving through a construction zone or a road clean-up area. Any of these habits could lead to incidents involving other vehicles. A truck accident could cause a fatal accident with numerous injuries and severe damage at the collision site.
The health and safety of employees in the work environment is crucial for both workers and employers. When a tragic workplace accident occurs and an employee is fatally injured on the job, it is essential to investigate the incident. This will allow the employer to provide necessary changes and increase the safety in the workplace. After an on-the-job injury or a fatal work accident, the benefit of worker's compensation is important for the injured employee and the loved ones of the deceased worker.
The aftermath of an accident can be tragic and could very well change the lives of several people. A car accident can both involve several vehicles and numerous victims. When approaching an accident site, the amount of damage is usually noticed first. Furtheroften the serious injuries correlated to the incident supersede the property damage involved in the accident. The wounds suffered by the victims of the crash could be life threatening. The seriousness of these injuries could be so severe that they result in a fatality.
When motorcycles and other motor vehicles collide, the results can be quite devastating. Because the riders are so vulnerable, motorcycle accidents often lead to serious injuries that require ongoing care and extensive rehabilitation. Riders can also be killed as the result of a motorcycle accident.
When a loved one dies in a car accident, it can devastate a family. One family in Levittown, Pennsylvania, currently has to deal with the fallout of an auto accident that took the life of a 29-year-old woman.
Three Lehigh Valley residents were killed Friday in a car crash on the Capital Beltway in Virginia. The three, who were related, were all on their way to a funeral for a relative when they were involved in the fatal car accident.
Vehicle accidents can leave victims with serious injuries and may even result in deaths. Motorcycle accidents often result in even more severe injuries than those involving cars or trucks due to the lack of safety features protecting riders. An accident that killed two motorcyclists and left four injured on a Pennsylvania roadway last year is now going to court, and a man is facing vehicular homicide charges.
Careless driving can have deadly consequences. Such was the case in a serious car accident outside of Easton, Pennsylvania, that claimed the lives of an elderly woman and her son. Losing loved ones is devastating for a family. When family members die in a car accident due to the carelessness of another driver, the family of the victims may be entitled to compensation for the costs associated with the loss.
A seemingly infinite number of car accidents occur each year in the U.S. And with the advent of texting, there is more distracted driving on the roads than ever before. People are always doing other things while simultaneously operating a motor vehicle, leading to inattentive driving on roads where cars travel at speeds of more than 70 mph. If you or a loved one is the victim of a car accident caused by a distracted driver's negligence, you may be entitled to damages.
Some of the most serious vehicle accidents occur when a driver chooses to drive through a red light. The danger is only multiplied when a driver involved in a serious car accident was traveling at excessive speeds. On Oct. 29, a Washington Township, Pennsylvania, man was sentenced to jail time for causing a woman's death after he sped through a red light.