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Bad Weather Car Accident Prevention: Tips You Can Use

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. Foul weather driving provides a unique challenge on the roads. While California is known for its beautiful weather overall, drivers still face inclement weather that can result in accidents. Knowing how to drive when the weather turns bad is essential to stay safe.

Bad Weather Diving

Car Accident Involving Palm Tree Near Fresno

Car Accident Involving Palm Tree Near Fresno

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. A motorist and a passenger were driving together in southwest Fresno during the late evening hours of Tuesday, October 3, 2017. The two parties were involved in a single vehicle accident. Unfortunately, both parties suffered injuries as a result.

What Happened?

Volkswagen Touareg Fuel Filter Flange Recall

Volkswagen Touareg Fuel Filter Flange Recall

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. A recent recall by the Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) has affected many of their older model mid-size SUV vehicles. The recall was established due to a fire hazard from an alleged defective fuel filter flange. If the issue is not resolved promptly, it can increase the risk of a fire to vehicle occupants.

Recall Details

Porsche Cayenne Fuel Pump Flange Recall

Porsche Cayenne Fuel Pump Flange Recall

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. The German automaker, Porsche, has announced the recall of their older model SUV vehicles. The recall was created due to a defect in the fuel pump flanges of these vehicles. If unresolved, this may increase the risk of injury and death to vehicle occupants.

Recall Details

Mitsubishi Lancer Air Bag Recall 

Mitsubishi Lancer Air Bag Recall 

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (Mitsubishi) has recently announced a recall of some of their older model sedan vehicles. The reason for the recall stems from a safety issue in certain air bags of these vehicles.

Recall Details

Teen Death and Injury in Motor Vehicle Accidents - AutoAccident.com

Teen Death and Injury in Motor Vehicle Accidents – AutoAccident.com

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. Unintentional motor vehicle accidents are the  leading cause of fatalities in this country for individuals aged 16 through 19. Since procuring a driver’s licence is something all teens look forward to, it is important to take a look at the statistics and formulate a way parents can help in making the world safer for young people.

The Statistics for Teenage Injury and Death on the Roadway

The Challenges of Driving at Night Can Lead to Accidents

The Challenges of Driving at Night Can Lead to Accidents

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. Winter is on its way, which means that more drivers will be on the road after dark. That means that more people will be driving in the dark as compared with summer hours when the sun rises earlier and sets later in the day. Learning what precautions to take to make it safely to work and back home again is important. The following driving tips and reasons for accidents after dark can help.

Driving Statistics

Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident Fatally Injures Man Near Fresno

Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident Fatally Injures Man Near Fresno

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. A man was crossing Highway 99 during the early morning hours of Sunday, October 1, 2017.  An oncoming vehicle collided with the man. The motorist continued driving, leaving the innocent man to succumb to his injuries at the scene.

Our heartfelt prayers and sympathies are with the loved ones of Mr. Perris who passed away in this devastating pedestrian accident.

Unlicensed Drivers Are a Threat to Everyone in California

Unlicensed Drivers Are a Threat to Everyone in California

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. Until recent years, our biggest road safety threats were drunk and distracted drivers. Today, our biggest challenge may be surviving all the California drivers who do not even have a license. In fact, one Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) study covering more than twenty years revealed that it is the unlicensed drivers who are 2.73 times more likely to cause fatal accidents than those with valid licenses.

Revoked or Suspended Licenses

Fatal Single Vehicle Accident Near Fresno County

Fatal Single Vehicle Accident Near Fresno County

I’m Ed Smith, a Fresno car accident lawyer. A man was driving his pickup truck near Orange Cove on the evening of Friday, September 29, 2017. Unfortunately, this would be the last drive the man would take in his vehicle due to a tragic car accident.

We extend our deepest thoughts and condolences to the loved ones of the man that passed away in this devastating single vehicle accident.

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