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    • Terror on the Tracks

      Terror on the Tracks

      Last week, we reported on the findings of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) in its investigation of last year’s fatal Amtrak crash. Among the agency’s conclusions was a “culture of systemic safety lapses” which caused the accident. The agency […]

    • Holiday Season Means More Drunk Drivers on the Road

      Holiday Season Means More Drunk Drivers on the Road

      As we head into the heart of the holiday season, it is important to remember that for many people, holiday celebrations and alcohol are often intertwined. Unfortunately, too many people fail to heed the warnings of the dangers of drinking […]

    • Avoiding North Carolina Road Work Zone Crashes

      Avoiding North Carolina Road Work Zone Crashes

      No matter what time of year it is, it seems that there is always some kind of major road construction going on somewhere in the state of North Carolina. Although road construction can be a frustration because of the way […]

    • North Carolina Woman Charged in Fatal Thanksgiving DWI

      North Carolina Woman Charged in Fatal Thanksgiving DWI

      A woman from Raeford, North Carolina is facing charges after she hit and killed a pedestrian early on Thanksgiving day. The local police stated that a 20 year old male was crossing the street when he was hit by the […]

    • Driver Charged in North Carolina Crash That Killed Passenger

      Driver Charged in North Carolina Crash That Killed Passenger

      The North Carolina Highway Patrol has charged a driver in a crash that killed his passenger.  According to the Winston-Salem Journal, the 18-year-old driver in Linwood, North Carolina has been charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle, as well as […]

    • Dealing with Spinal Cord Injuries

      Dealing with Spinal Cord Injuries

      One of the most catastrophic injuries an accident victim can suffer is spinal cord injuries. These injuries are often life-threatening and usually leave the victim dealing with long-term, if not permanent, disabilities. If you or a loved one has suffered […]

    • Driver Distracted from IID Rolling Retest Causes Deadly Crash

      Driver Distracted from IID Rolling Retest Causes Deadly Crash

      Not too long ago, our North Carolina car accident firm wrote about the potential dangers of requiring drivers to submit to “rolling retests” of the ignition interlock device (IID) installed in their vehicle. These devices have become more common as […]

    • Guardrail Dangers

      Guardrail Dangers

      Guardrails are a critical component of highway safety. They prevent drivers from crossing over the median into oncoming traffic and they help prevent rollover accidents when vehicles are slammed to the side of the roads. But there has been controversy […]

    • Are You Putting Yourself at Risk of a North Carolina Car Crash?

      Are You Putting Yourself at Risk of a North Carolina Car Crash?

      Most drivers know that there are steps they can take to help reduce their risk of being killed in a motor vehicle accident. There are many safe driving behaviors, such as driving within the speed limit, never drinking and driving, […]

    • Safest and Worst Hospitals List Released for North Carolina

      Safest and Worst Hospitals List Released for North Carolina

      In North Carolina, 34 of 78 hospitals earned an A grade for hospital safety, but there were a few that earned Cs and Ds, according to a new survey released by The Leapfrog Group last month.  The grades for hospital […]