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October 2016 Archives

Driver accused of DUI maiming after causing serious injuries

A Virginia man was arrested after striking two pedestrians with his sport utility vehicle on a sidewalk in Clarendon. The 49-year-old man is now facing DUI maiming charges, a Class 6 felony, which could result in him spending years in prison if he is convicted. Generally, the crime is punishable with a minimum of one to five years in prison.

Woman dead in Takata air bag related fatality

News of a 50-year-old woman killed by a Takata air bag has spread like wildfire across the nation. In this case, the death was particularly tragic because the woman was driving a Honda car that had been recalled, and it would have been possible to get her dangerous and defective air bag fixed for free.

Bicycle versus car accident leaves cyclist seriously injured

Bicyclists face many dangers when they take to the road, and those dangers far exceed the threat of crashing on their own. Perhaps the most important thing for cyclists to be aware of in this regard is the fact that numerous motorists do not keep a sufficient lookout for bicycle enthusiasts and this is a common reason for accidents. Unfortunately, when a bicyclist is struck by a motorist, the effects tend to be disastrous for the cyclist who may suffer serious and debilitating injuries.

Sometimes too much of a good thing isn't a good thing

Simply obtaining fair working compensation benefits often seems like a herculean task, but once the benefits begin rolling in, that's not the end of the story. Receiving workers' compensation benefits comes with its own set of stipulations that must be abided by to avoid trouble down the road.

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