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Also referred to as a T-bone accident and a broadside crash, a side-impact involves the front of a car hitting the side of another. This collision creates a T-shape, creating the more common name of a “T-bone.” Considering the nature of these accidents, side-impact accidents are extremely common at an intersection. Side impacts are one of the most dangerous kinds of traffic accidents. Our firm has helped many people who were injured in side-impact accidents. …

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Avandia

Avandia is an oral prescription medication used in treating type 2 diabetes. By making the cells of the body more sensitive to insulin it helps control blood sugar levels. Advandia can be used in combination with insulin or other medications to help your body respond better to its own natural insulin. Avandia is not used to treat type 1 diabetes. According to the FDA Issues Safety Alert dated May 21, 2007, “Safety data from controlled …

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Despite Awareness & New Laws, Motorcycle Deaths Are On The Rise

Despite Awareness & New Laws, Motorcycle Deaths Are On The Rise

Even though there has been greater safety awareness involving motorcycles in recent years, the number of deaths due to motorcycle accidents are on the rise. Motorcycles are a very popular way to get around. Many times, motorcyclists would rather ride a motorcycle than drive a car due to the sense of freedom and adventure which isn’t found in other vehicles. Sadly, despite all the benefits found in motorcycle riding, there is an increase in risk. …

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A Guide To Safely Stopping On The Highway

A Guide To Safely Stopping On The Highway

Is It Legal to Pull Over Onto the Shoulder of a Highway? Utah law takes into consideration that people sometimes have to pull over on the highway for many reasons. Essentially, if you are experiencing car trouble or some type of emergency, you are allowed to pull over onto the shoulder of the highway. In certain cases, that is the purpose of the highway shoulder. Parking on the shoulder makes sure that the driver is …

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Intersection Safety Procedures

Intersection Safety Procedures

Intersections are designed to help prevent traffic jams and encourage the flow of traffic. They also make it so drivers can more easily get where they are going. Sadly, some intersections are very poorly designed, causing them to confuse motorists instead of aiding them. This is particularly common in intersections that have designated turn lanes. The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) identified that intersections were particularly hazardous over 25 years ago. …

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