Car Crashes Rise With Legal Marijuana

It’s no secret that Marijuana affects the brain and your body’s ability to react. A study done by the Highway Loss Data Institute was conducted in states that legalized marijuana including Colorado, Washington and Oregon. The study found that collision claims rose 2.7 percent throughout those three states. The data was compared to its own state before marijuana was legal …

How Effective are Texting and Driving Campaigns?

Texting and driving is a serious issue that campaigns throughout the United States have tried to diminish. These campaigns have tried to reduce the number of auto accidents caused by texting but have not had a high rate off success. However, there are a few that have proven to be more effective than others. “It Can Wait”  In 2010 AT&T …

How to Be a Proactive Driver

While one can argue that the leading causes of an auto accident can be texting while driving or driving while under the influence of drugs and alcohol, what these basically amount to is driving while not paying attention to driving. How can drivers in St. George, Utah not end up in an auto accident due to someone else’s negligence? Proactive …

The Don'ts of an Auto Accident

Summer has arrived in Salt Lake City, and many are getting out to enjoy the rays. An increase in people outside means more people are out on the road — especially teen drivers since school is out. Eager to get to their summer destinations, drivers are more careless, which is why the summer months are the deadliest months to drive …

Why Lawyers are Superheros

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. There are the superheroes who we see in movies, wearing capes and saving damsels in distress. There are the superheroes who save people from burning buildings, those who inspire children to graduate high school, those who sing so well their faces end up on TV and even some who can save families in …

What You Can’t Sue For

You just parked your car at the grocery store and you unbuckle your small child from his car seat. He runs to the grocery store doors and ends up burning his feet on the hot blacktop. Can you sue? No, you can’t. In order for you to sue, you must be able to prove two things: liability and damages. You …

Pedestrian Accidents

As the temperature slowly climbs up the thermostat, you’re going to find that more and more folks are spending their time outside in St. George, Utah. The hunt for Vitamin D is on once more. Unfortunately, for those who find themselves walking through the urban areas of the state, the risk for a pedestrian-auto accident is extremely high. In the …