How Long Should I Be Sore After a Car Accident?

January 13, 2022

How long should it take to recover from a car accident? No two car accidents are the same, some are minor, but others are quite violent and involve multiple vehicles. Every injury is different, so there is no specific timeframe in which you are supposed to heal. However, if chest pain lasts for several…

What Are the Different Types of Advance Directives?

January 10, 2022

Advance directives are documents that a person makes to advise health care providers and family members what medical treatment should be given if the person becomes unable to make their own decisions. These types of documents are very important when a person suffers from an illness or injury and cannot communicate with their caretakers….

Is January Really Divorce Month?

January 4, 2022

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the nation had a marriage rate of 6.1 per 1,000 people in 2019. The divorce rate was 2.7 per 1,000 people. Fortunately, that gives marriage a significant edge over divorce. However, the numbers suggest about four in 10 of those marriages will end…

What Should I Keep in My Car in Case an Accident Occurs?

December 30, 2021

Most drivers like to keep certain items in their car, such as a cellphone charger. Some items come in handy for day-to-day trips. There are some items you should have in your car at all times in case a car accident happens. Legal Documentation You should have your car’s registration and your insurance in…

What Is Defensive Driving?

December 27, 2021

A defensive driver plans ahead, is cautious, and understands what is happening around them when they are on the road. Since human error is the cause of most car accidents, defensive driving is important because it helps prevent collisions and injuries. You should learn about how you can become a defensive driver. Plan Ahead …

Top 10 Worst Toys List for 2021 Released by W.A.T.C.H.

December 23, 2021

Parents often spend their holiday money on toys. Yet, the toys they buy for their children may not be as safe as they assume. Every year, World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc. (W.A.T.C.H.) releases a list of the most dangerous toys of that year. This year, the list includes a mix of small and…

How Can Ex-Spouses Share Custody During the Holidays?

December 15, 2021

The holiday season is meant for enjoying the company of family and friends, but it can be a difficult time as well, particularly if you are recently divorced. If both parents are on the same page regarding child custody, then gatherings can be relaxed and more memorable for the children. If the parents are…

How Can You Avoid a Holiday Parking Lot Accident?

December 13, 2021

When you think about car accidents, you might think of collisions on busy roads or highways. However, it may be surprising that over 20 percent of all accidents happen in parking lots each year. During the holidays, that number is 40 percent, according to State Farm. Parking lots can be difficult to navigate, considering…

What Are Common Mistakes to Avoid After a Car Accident?

December 9, 2021

A car accident is a stressful experience, especially if you do not take the right steps after one happens. Many people are not prepared when they get into an accident, or they simply do not know what to do after a collision. These mistakes can hinder their ability to recover damages, make a claim…

What Steps Should I Take After a Rideshare Accident?

December 6, 2021

Rideshare apps such as Uber and Lyft have changed the way millions of people get around town. Even though there are a lot of positives to using rideshare companies, there are also dangers. A car accident in a rideshare vehicle can be stressful and complicated.  There are many steps to take following a rideshare…