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Cellphone use while driving not just a young driver problem

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Friday, September 14, 2018. There are many assumptions individuals might make when it comes to distracted driving. One is that using a cellphone while driving is something mainly young drivers do. A recent study points to this assumption being quite a bit off. The study, which was by Harris poll and for Volvo, involved a survey of adults. The survey was done in early June. Among the things the respondents

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Auto accidents: A new viral trend?

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Thursday, October 25, 2018. For many California residents, it is not unusual to open one’s social media feed and see live videos of friends and family, or perhaps a favorite celebrity, as they try new things, share a humorous situation, or partake in the latest “viral challenge.” People look forward to watching the people they follow live daily life in real time. While tuning in to such an

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Auto accidents can result in serious criminal charges

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Thursday, November 22, 2018. California drivers typically try to do their best to be safe behind the wheel and avoid an accident. While most drivers probably consider the risk of speeding and driving in a manner that puts themselves or other motorists at risk for serious injury or death, not all drivers are as considerate. When people break the law while driving, they can cause fatal auto accidents that ruin the

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Auto accidents as a result of crime a serious threat

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. California drivers are certainly no strangers to heavy traffic and the crashes that unfortunately result. Not all crashes, however, are innocent mistakes, and some auto accidents occur because someone is driving unsafely to avoid being caught after committing a crime. When a suspect in a vehicle is identified as a party to a crime, law enforcement may feel it necessary to give chase so a suspect is

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Child victims of auto accidents: injured for the holidays

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Thursday, December 20, 2018. Most California children are probably counting down the days until the school year pauses for holiday break. Many look forward to gifts, trips, family traditions and even watching a favorite seasonal movie. Auto accidents can occur at a moment’s notice, and unfortunately, a few children recently got a rough start to the holiday season.  The day in question began as a regular school day for a

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Auto accidents already claiming lives in new year

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Thursday, January 3, 2019. While most people were celebrating with friends and family as they rang in a new year, a few California families were forced to spend New Year’s Day mourning. While there is always a risk of auto accidents on the road, the risk increases exponentially if someone is driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol. In a recent news headline, the dangers of impaired

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Auto accidents claim lives on and off the road

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Thursday, March 28, 2019. California residents are no strangers to traffic. Drivers know that extra caution must be used at night, especially in areas where there may be pedestrians out and about. Drivers also know it is against the law to get behind the wheel under the influence of drugs or alcohol, but each day, people continue to break the law and wind up causing fatal auto accidents.  Recently,

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Intentional auto accidents a frightening reality

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in auto accidents on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. By name, car accidents are usually just that: an accident. California drivers do everything they can to avoid such a scenario. Strangely, a recent headline aims to make the public aware that sometimes auto accidents are intentional — an attempt to harm others on the part of a wayward driver.  Recently, a California driver, for reasons yet unknown, decided to drive straight into a group of

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