Did you know that, according to the NHTSA, 46% of weather-related accidents happen when it’s raining? That’s over 2x more than happen when it’s snowing or icy out. In most situations, drivers slow down when there is snow or ice on the roads. Often drivers don’t consider rain to be as hazardous and therefore don’t slow down. One hazard that drivers face when it’s raining is […]
Back pain, whether caused by a car accident or other means, can be difficult to cope with. We hope these tips from Grand Junction accident attorney Rick Wagner will help you find relief from back pain. Please note that you should always consult a physician about your injuries before beginning a treatment plan. Poor sleep positions can cause or exacerbate back pain. Try sleeping on […]
While we’ve provided you with tips for winter driving we haven’t provided you with much information on gear for driving. Tires, of course can make a huge difference in whether or not you make it safely to work on days when Colorado roads are not only snow-covered, but icy too. We like this information provided by Gear Patrol on the 15 best winter tires for 2016. […]
This video from Dan Robinson on how to correct a slide, or skid, on icy roads is worth watching. He provides several tips to protect you from the dangers of wintry, slick road conditions.
It’s winter here in Grand Junction and that means snow, ice and lower visibility when driving. All of these things can add up to an increase in car accidents and car accident injuries. Here are some of the most common causes of winter accidents and the most common winter car accidents: Cause: Slippery Roads – it’s possible that your town, like ours, doesn’t have […]
Winter is upon us and, whether we like or not, with winter comes winter driving: snow, ice, salt, and other drivers. We’ve included 10 tips here for winter driving safety to hopefully help you avoid an auto injuries or auto accidents. As always, this information is intended simply for basic educational information; always consult your vehicle manual for information on braking and your car’s specific […]
When it comes to car accidents, there are some causes that are more common than others. As an accident attorney in Grand Junction, Colorado, I want you to know some of the main causes of car accidents and how to avoid them. Distracted Driving: We all know that texting and driving is a bad idea; but that doesn’t mean we don’t still get distracted by […]
Once you’ve contacted an accident injury attorney, there are many things you can do to help protect your case. First, avoid lying. There is no way in which lying about something can help your case. Even if you were distracted, it’s better to tell the truth than to lie about that. Lying about such things could affect your injury claims and could get any case […]
We’ve all suffered from headaches over the years. There are a myriad of reasons people get headaches, including what they eat, how much they’ve had to drink (too much alcohol leads to dehydration), allergies, and tension in the neck. Those of us who work in office environments know how easy it is to sit improperly and end up with a painful neck and headache after […]
A doctor from Naperville, Il discusses whiplash injuries and how to treat them. If you’re suffering from whiplash because of an accident, call Rick Wagner, Attorney at Law, for a free consultation.