Monthly Archives: August 2015

Can New Car Features Cause Distracted Driving Accidents?

Every year, new smart devices are created and used by millions of consumers. Devices such as smart watches, phones and sunglasses are released with dozens of distracting applications. Even car dashboards are becoming computerized, allowing consumers to connect to the Internet, play music and take phone calls. Many smart vehicles with display screens utilize voice… read more

Do I Need A Personal Injury Attorney?

After surviving an accident, it can help tremendously to have a legal advocate on your side. In auto accidents and falls, survivors can sometimes sustain traumatic brain injuries and spinal cord injuries, negatively affecting their ability to work or take care of themselves. Depending on their means before the accident and type of insurance coverage,… read more

How Can Survivors Of Auto Accidents With PTSD Get Help?

Auto accident survivors sometimes suffer from more than physical injuries.  In some cases, the mental anguish of surviving traumatic experiences can leave people emotionally scarred for the rest of their lives. Mental health conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are common after surviving auto accidents. PTSD is a serious anxiety disorder, which can cause… read more

Five Celebrities Who Ride Motorcycles

Famous people with stunning collections of motorcycles are in abundance, with some spending more than $100,000 on their bikes. Here are five celebrities who enjoy collecting and riding motorcycles. Tom Cruise owns several motorcycles, and not just in movies like Mission: Impossible. The actor owns a Vyrus 987 C3 4V, an Italian-made motorcycle which was… read more

Can Someone Hack Into My Car?

Two network security researchers recently demonstrated how to hack computerized vehicles with a laptop. In a display for Wired magazine, the two researchers hijacked the controls of a Jeep Cherokee carrying a reporter. According to the researchers, they could access the wireless service connecting the vehicles to a mobile phone network. This allowed control over… read more