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What To Do After A Car Accident

What should you do if you're in a car accident? When it happens, injuries may be severe and emotions high. However, there are important things to do at the scene of the accident and soon afterward. Below is a list of things to do after an accident, if possible. Keep this information handy by printing this helpful pamphlet on first steps after an auto accident and storing it in your car.

Should more cases receive punitive damage awards?

Punitive damages are often described in terms that are inflammatory and hyperbolic. Critics suggest they encourage frivolous lawsuits or unnecessary lawsuits. Really? If you were the parents of two boys who died when their car went out of control, and you discovered that the crash occurred because of a defective part that the company knew about, would you need punitive damages as an incentive to sue?

New Jersey teen charged in death of his two friends

It's a cliché, but that does not make it any less true. From the time your son or daughter begins driving, or even riding with other teens, it is every parent's worst nightmare. You receive a knock on the door and it is a New Jersey State police trooper. At that point, you may not even need them to say anything, as you know why they are at your door.

Out-of-state tickets for red-light cameras may end for NJ

Car accidents have many causes. From speeding to drunk driving to the innumerable ways in which drivers become distracted and crash in to other motorists, pedestrians and objects. Vast arrays of traffic laws and ordinances have been enacted to attempt to regulate this behavior and prevent the enormously expensive consequences of these car accidents.

Lyndhurst ambulance crash injures five

A wild New Jersey crash can seriously injure drivers and passengers. While traveling in a vehicle, a crash can happen at any moment. Avoiding a negligent driver is challenging. A sleepy or inattentive driver can cause a serious accident. Once someone is hurt in an accident, the financial toll can add up. It could take months or even years to repay some medical expenses and physical therapy bills. A car accident can change a life forever.

Lyndhurst ambulance crash injures five

wild New Jersey crash can seriously injure drivers and passengers. While traveling in a vehicle, a crash can happen at any moment. Avoiding a negligent driver is challenging. A sleepy or inattentive driver can cause a serious accident. Once someone is hurt in an accident, the financial toll can add up. It could take months or even years to repay some medical expenses and physical therapy bills. A car accident can change a life forever.