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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is under fire, and is fighting off criticism that the agency failed to act in time to prevent fatal accidents involving defective General Motors vehicles. The agency denies the allegations and says that it acted when it did have appropriate information.
For years, lane splitting has been a controversial, yet perfectly legal option for motorcyclists in California. It’s also the subject of a raging controversy between motorcyclists on one side, and motorists on the other.
The controversy erupted in August when the California Highway Patch made the decision to
On September 16th, California’s long-awaited “Three Feet for Safety” law went into effect. The law requires drivers to give bicyclists at least three feet of clearance when passing them with a motorized vehicle. If a driver is unable to give the biker the clearance, then the driver is required to
Personal injuries can happen when you least expect it. Take, for example, a cookie dispute-related stabbing in Altadena, California. A 43-year-old woman and a 22-year-old man became engaged in a verbal altercation over cookies. Then, as the situation spiraled out of control, the woman stabbed the man in the
Recently, an Indio driver was injured and his passenger killed when the driver’s truck was involved in a rollover accident on Interstate 10, east of Monterey Avenue. The driver’s Toyota Tundra was in the middle of three lanes heading east on I-10 when, for reasons unknown, the driver abruptly turned
You don’t expect children to be to be injured when they’re sitting in their comfortable beanbags watching their favorite television shows. However, the federal administration recently announced a recall of a line of beanbags after two fatalities were linked to these products.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission in
Bicyclists and motor vehicles are expected to share the road. Drivers should always be aware of bicyclists, especially because of the relative lack of protection a bicyclist has in a collision with a motor vehicle. Such little protection leaves bicyclists at risk of serious, sometimes devastating injuries after a traffic-related