Safe Driving

Why to Take Notes After an Accident or Injury

  Following an accident, you should begin taking notes immediately. Taking notes allows you to document everything related to the accident and will benefit you when it comes time to file your personal injury claim. Writing things [...]

Why to Take Notes After an Accident or Injury2017-09-21T09:14:02+00:00

Does the DC Pot Law Cause More Accidents in Maryland?

As personal injury attorneys, we handle hundreds of cases related to a client being injured by someone driving under the influence. Most of the times these cases relate to the excessive use of alcohol, but sometimes other [...]

Does the DC Pot Law Cause More Accidents in Maryland?2017-09-07T09:41:14+00:00

Are Helmet Laws Having a Positive Impact in Maryland?

U.S. News & World Report says Connecticut, which removed helmet safety laws in 1976, is considering reinstating the law requiring motorcycle riders to wear helmets. Connecticut is catching on to something we've known about in Maryland for years [...]

Are Helmet Laws Having a Positive Impact in Maryland?2017-08-31T09:51:30+00:00

Who Are the Worst Drivers in Maryland?

Always watch out for the other guy. That was some of the best driving advice our parents ever gave us. It’s true that in today’s hustle-bustle society you probably see a lot of bad driving every single [...]

Who Are the Worst Drivers in Maryland?2017-06-29T10:12:36+00:00

Talk to Your Teens about Distracted Driving

Nearly all kids look forward to learning to drive. The ability to drive represents freedom, and it also often represents a milestone that is associated with becoming an adult. Even as our kids mature, though, the reality [...]

Talk to Your Teens about Distracted Driving2018-08-27T18:55:52+00:00

What to Do If You’re Involved in a Motorcycle Accident

It's finally spring! Nice weather in Maryland gives you a great opportunity to get out on the open road and enjoy riding your motorcycle. Besides wearing a proper helmet, there are certainly some guidelines that you follow [...]

What to Do If You’re Involved in a Motorcycle Accident2017-04-06T09:25:34+00:00

What to Consider When Buying Car Insurance

Having auto insurance is one of the most important decisions you could make when considering the financial security of your family. Not only is carrying auto insurance necessary, but the amount of coverage will also determine how [...]

What to Consider When Buying Car Insurance2017-03-30T10:05:37+00:00

Uber Accident – Rideshare Accidents | Your Rights As a Passenger

It seems that overnight, ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft have spread across the state of Maryland and the entire country. In fact, Uber says it does 1 million rides per day and did over 140 million rides [...]

Uber Accident – Rideshare Accidents | Your Rights As a Passenger2018-09-11T13:10:55+00:00

Traffic Fatalities up in 2015

The National Safety Council published results of a study that showed that traffic fatalities are up 14 percent nationally in the first half of 2015 compared to the first half of last year.  Injuries are also up [...]

Traffic Fatalities up in 20152015-12-07T14:28:31+00:00

Your Legal Resource- “What do I do if I’m in an auto accident?”

Attorney Alex Bush gives you important pointers on what (and what not) to do if you're involved in an auto accident. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fh15ME8Z8lg Remember, if you've been involved in an accident, or ever injured, you can put your [...]

Your Legal Resource- “What do I do if I’m in an auto accident?”2015-08-17T12:34:51+00:00

Do Motorcycle Riders Have to Wear Helmets in Maryland?

The simple answer to this question is yes. Currently it is against the law to ride a motorcycle without a helmet; however, there is one state senator who has been trying to repeal this law for decades. [...]

Do Motorcycle Riders Have to Wear Helmets in Maryland?2015-05-01T13:45:07+00:00

Honda under Investigation

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration  (NHTSA) has opened an investigation into Honda, the Japanese automaker, after it failed to report numerous incidents involving air bag failures that have caused injury and death in the US and [...]

Honda under Investigation2014-11-05T17:22:55+00:00

Pedestrian Safety Awareness Needed in Baltimore Maryland

“Stop, Wait, Go Slow” “Be Alert and Don’t Get Hurt” These are the catch phrase messages of the campaign which the city of East Baltimore hopes will ring in the ears of pedestrians in the Baltimore Metropolitan [...]

Pedestrian Safety Awareness Needed in Baltimore Maryland2014-10-22T13:49:40+00:00

Baltimore Making Strides Towards Pedestrian Safety

In the decade from 2003 through 2012, 47,025 people died while walking on the streets of America. That’s sixteen times the number of Americans who died in all natural disasters combined. 482 of these deaths occurred in [...]

Baltimore Making Strides Towards Pedestrian Safety2014-07-08T09:57:47+00:00

Snow, Ice and Driving

It seems to be the topic on everyone’s mind this year:  Snow.  The storms keep coming, and weeks of record-breaking low temperatures aren’t helping.  In the last month, Maryland has seen not one, but two polar vortexes!  [...]

Snow, Ice and Driving2014-02-11T15:10:19+00:00

Using a Handheld Cell Phone? You Could Get a Ticket.

On October 1, 2013, a new law banning the use of handheld cell phones while driving was put into effect in Maryland. For the last couple of months, it’s been a primary offense to talk on a [...]

Using a Handheld Cell Phone? You Could Get a Ticket.2013-12-10T11:05:37+00:00

Seat Belts, Helmets and Contributory Negligence

Some people mistakenly believe that because they did not wear a seat belt when involved in a Maryland automobile accident, that they are not entitled to a car accident settlement.  People on bikes or motorcycles sometimes make [...]

Seat Belts, Helmets and Contributory Negligence2014-08-13T19:52:48+00:00