US and Canada Agree to Impose Border Restrictions for Non-Essential Travel

For the last two decades, Canada has always focused on attempting to keep trade between itself and the United States as open and free as possible. However, with recent events unfolding as they did, and the threat of the coronavirus pandemic…

US Government Considers Financial Support to Americans as All 50 States Confirm Coronavirus

All 50 states have now confirmed they have the coronavirus, with West Virginia announcing their first case of COVID-19. This untimely news was shortly announced after the death toll exceeded 100 patients of the virus. There is definite panic…

Coronavirus Results in Restaurants, Schools, and Bars Closed Across the United States

COVID-19 seems to be spreading much faster than anticipated, and countries across the world are now taking extreme precautions to ensure everyone remains as safe as possible. The United States has now made it clear they are not going to take…

ACLU Sues the U.S for More Information on Facial Recognition Airport Security Concerns

The Trump administration is being called to question in a legal setting as the American Civil Liberties Union has decided to crack down on the facial recognition protocol being followed in airports across the U.S. They are demanding more information…

Nursing Home Becomes the Hotbed for the Coronavirus in the United States

One nursing home in Washington, the Life Care Center, is now being seen as the epicenter of the virus in America after it reported seven of its resident's recent deaths were caused by the coronavirus. From the beginning, there was a fear that…

Coronavirus Outbreak Results in the University of Washington Switching to Online Classes and Examinations

The University of Washington has officially announced they will be closing their doors to students and switching to online classes and examinations as the coronavirus outbreak in the Seattle area reaches a threatening level. There have been…

LA Declares a State of Emergency as Coronavirus Death Toll Rises Across the World

When the coronavirus was first discovered and announced on the news, the idea of a pandemic arising seemed unlikely and farfetched. The virus was met with quite a bit of skepticism but the rate at which it is now spreading, and the increasing…

How Will The Rise Of Electric Cars Change Road Laws?

Electric vehicles accounted for just 5% of the American new car market in 2018, but up to 40 million Americans say they’ll consider buying an electric car as their next vehicle. The expectation is that electric vehicles will quickly make…

Responsibility, Education and Enforcement: How Our Roads Could Be Safer

With an average of 6 million car accidents occurring each year in the United States, it’s clear that many roads are far from safe. Car accidents leave many people affected by the detrimental physical and mental effects that a vehicular accident…

Omaha, Nebraska, Two Dead and Three Injured After a Serious Car Accident

Driving requires a serious amount of concentration and skill. Anyone who is on the road needs to make sure they constantly remain vigilant to avoid getting into an otherwise preventable accident. When a person is not careful, they can end up…

New Change to Immigration Law Prevents Poor Immigrants from Having a Better life in the United States

Trump continues to build his invisible wall against immigrants by making sure a new rule- the public charge rule- went into effect on Monday. This rule was created to prevent those individuals who are not rich and who are disabled from coming…
Dump trucks can cause fatal accidents.
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White Plains dump truck driver leaves the scene after he runs over a pedestrian. Will these criminal charges affect a civil lawsuit against him?

Some truck drivers end up facing criminal charges if they hit or kill another person while driving and do not contact the police.  A fatal hit and run truck accident occurred in the White Plains New York area, and police conducted a three…
Sometimes truck accidents are caused by simple driver mistakes.
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Little Rock truck driver was killed in a single vehicle accident. What are the ways to receive compensation when no other vehicles are involved?

When truckers have to work long hours and drive great distances, the chances of them making a mistake or causing an accident greatly increases. Even if a driver is the only one involved in the collision, there still may be other entities who…
A stolen truck can become a serious source of danger.
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Queens New York delivery truck is stolen. Can the owner of the truck be made to answer in civil court?

A bizarre incident in Queens, New York involved a stolen Catholic Charities food delivery truck that crashed into another vehicle.  The accident happened near the intersections of 119th Ave and 191st Street in the St. Albans neighborhood.  Charity…
Motorcycle riders sustain severe injuries if they are hit by a truck.
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Las Vegas motorcyclist is killed by a garbage truck. Will a business insurance policy cover their losses?

A collision between a garbage truck and a motorcyclist resulted in the death of a 55 year old man in Las Vegas, Nevada.    The police press release stated that the truck accident occurred at about 3 am on a Saturday morning near…
Cyclists can be killed if a truck driver does not pay attention
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Brooklyn truck driver kills a bicyclist while working. How will fault be determined?

If a truck collides with a pedestrian or someone who is unprotected on a bicycle, there is a high probability of serious injury or death.   A truck that is owned by an iron works company was involved in a fatal accident with a cyclist on…
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Austin driver was not charged after hitting a pedestrian. Can he still be made to pay for injuries through a civil lawsuit?

Pedestrians, drivers, workers, and others near traffic are always susceptible to injuries from cars and obstacles nearby. Regardless of whether someone is arrested for their mistakes on the road, a victim can still retain a lawyer to file a…
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Gary Indiana driver collides with a truck after talking with police. Who is legally responsible for this accident?

Accidents are common on the roads, but when serious injuries or fatalities are involved, it is important to identify who will have to pay for lawsuits and costly other problems. A motor vehicle crash in Gary claimed the lives of several victims.…

Nassau, Bahamas, What to Do If I Get into an Accident While on Vacation?

Getting into an accident while on vacation is a less-than-ideal situation to find oneself in. However, it does happen, and tourists should be educated beforehand on how to react in such a situation so they do not end up wasting more of their…