Texting and Driving Vs Drinking and Driving

Instagramming photos, snapchatting, emailing and texting, these actions are all completed with the help of a smartphone. And according to the Pew Research Center, 56 percent of American adults own a smartphone. This means that these individuals are also of the driving age. Given this high percentage of smartphone ownership paired with American’s high car… Continue reading Texting and Driving Vs Drinking and Driving

In-Depth Look Into Common Auto Accident Injuries: Shoulder Injuries

Unfortunately, some injuries are very common occurrences in automobile accidents. One common type of injury resulting from an automobile accident is in the rotator cuff. These tend to arise in three ways: (1) tendinitis; (2) bursitis; and (3) strains or tears. However, the most common in an auto accident is a tear or strain due… Continue reading In-Depth Look Into Common Auto Accident Injuries: Shoulder Injuries

Iowa Driving Privileges

With more young drivers hitting the roads, and more electronic gadgets distracting drivers than ever, it’s important to stay up on the ever-changing laws about driving privileges in the state of Iowa. Instruction Permit Operation of a motor vehicle in the state of Iowa can legally begin at age 14 with an instruction permit. An… Continue reading Iowa Driving Privileges

Catching The Legitimate Drunks

People are killed by drunk driving, and this is tragic, but the answers to this issue are too often colored by emotions, personal desires for revenge, and not through the pursuit of logical thought, sound public legislature, nor backed by data gathered from statistical sources. The number of fatalities related to alcohol, a grossly exaggerated… Continue reading Catching The Legitimate Drunks

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) – How Does It Affect You in the Future?

Any DUI case can affect you in the future at some point in your life. First offenders if they get a good DUI attorney can have the case watered down to you doing community service. The attorney needs to know the laws of your state, city or country where you live. Offenders especially if they… Continue reading Driving Under the Influence (DUI) – How Does It Affect You in the Future?

Driving Under The Influence (DUI) Is Still A Charge You Can Fight

You should always try to challenge a driving under the influence (DUI) charge. In New Jersey DUI is covered by N.J.S.A. 39:4-50. The statute requires the state to prove 1) you operated a motor vehicle; 2) that you were under the influence of alcohol, a controlled dangerous substance (CDS) such as heroin or methamphetamines, or… Continue reading Driving Under The Influence (DUI) Is Still A Charge You Can Fight

Top 10 Most Commonly Prosecuted Driving Offences

Top 10 Traffic Offences Solicitors who deal with multiple areas of criminal law often aren’t fully familiar with the intricate legal arguments that can be used successfully to protect your licence if you have been accused of any of the driving offences below; Fail to Provide driver information When you commit a motoring offence, you… Continue reading Top 10 Most Commonly Prosecuted Driving Offences