5 Tips for Driving in Winter Weather

Winter isn’t over yet, and it’s very possible that cold temperatures and precipitation will continue to hit Revere and surrounding areas of Massachusetts in the coming weeks. While there is no doubt that driving in adverse weather conditions can be risky, and that there’s nothing that you can do to prevent dangerous drivers from getting behind the wheel, you can …

Types of Evidence in a Car Accident Claim

While Massachusetts is a no-fault state, which means that a person who is involved in a crash will turn to their own insurance first and will not need to prove the fault of the other driver, there are some situations where fault matters. In fact, if a vehicle occupant has suffered serious injuries, they reserve to right to step outside …

Is Distracted Driving Illegal?

Acts of distracted driving claim thousands of lives throughout the United States every year. In Massachusetts, traffic deaths have increased dramatically in recent years, and experts say that distracted driving is part of the problem. Nationally, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that there were more than 390,000 people injured in motor vehicle crashes involving a distracted driver …

What Is the Burden of Proof in a Personal Injury Claim?

In order to win a personal injury case, a plaintiff (the injured party) must prove that the defendant owed them a duty of care, breached the duty of care owed to them, and that the breach was the proximate cause of the plaintiff’s injuries and harm. A plaintiff must also prove that they suffered actual damages. While most plaintiffs and …

4 Steps to Take Immediately after a Car Accident

A car accident can catch even the most prepared person in the world by surprise. But having an idea of what steps to take after a car accident can provide more peace of mind and comfort in the knowledge that you’re taking appropriate and necessary steps. If you have been in a car accident, here are four steps to take …