Category Archives: Personal Injury

Arizona Governor Signs Limited Texting Ban into Law

Governor Doug Ducey has signed Arizona’s first ban on texting while driving adding he would go further than what the bill proposes and bar all minors from using mobile devices while behind the wheel. According to a news report in The Republic, Gov. Ducey’s signature on Senate Bill 1080 means that beginning July 1, 2018, any minor getting a driver’s…

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Tips to Stay Safe On the Road This Summer

Summer is almost here and AAA has already announced that it expects to rescue 7 million drivers nationwide this summer. That includes 169,000 calls for roadside assistance in Arizona, a 1.2 percent increase compared to 2016. In Arizona alone, AAA expects to jumpstart more than 57,000 car batteries, change more than 21,000 tires and unlock more than 16,000 vehicles. If…

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Seven Wrong-Way Crashes Reported on Arizona’s Freeways in 2017

An early morning crash on April 14 on the Interstate 17 near Greenway Road in Phoenix, which killed three people, was the seventh wrong-way car accident on Arizona’s freeways in 2017. According to a Cronkite News report, in this particular accident, the wrong-way driver, a 22-year-old man drove southbound in the northbound lanes before crashing head on into another vehicle…

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Common Myths about Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Insurance in Arizona

Auto insurance is a complex issue. Arizona requires all drivers to insure their cars with at least $15,000 per person for bodily injury liability and $30,000 per accident when more than one person suffers injuries. State legislators are working to raise this minimum insurance requirement. In addition to this minimum insurance requirement, motorists also have the option to purchase uninsured…

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Pew Law Center’s November Newsletter Is Now Available Online

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away! In preparation for this uniquely American tradition, the November issue of our Pew Law Center Bankruptcy & Debt Relief Newsletter is now available for you to read online and download. Here are some interesting topics we’ve covered in this month’s newsletter: Understanding the Limitations of Bankruptcy November’s lead article…

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