Despite all the public service announcements urging drivers to pay attention to the road, distracted driving continues to be a major problem on American highways and streets. Distracted driving causes nine deaths every day and approximately $40 billion in economic losses yearly.
You know you're supposed to "buckle up" when you get in the car -- even for a short drive. If you happen to get into a car accident, your seat belt can save you from serious injury. It can also save you from unnecessary complications when you make a claim for compensation when the other driver is at fault for the accident.
Cities have been gradually trying to encourage more people to take up walking as a way to reduce traffic congestion. The only problem is that walking around somewhere can get you hurt or killed in an accident very easily.
If you spend any time traveling through the cities and towns of Ohio, and you'll notice a unique architectural feature on a number of roads: the roundabout.
The driver of a Chevrolet Cruze was lucky to walk away from a horrifying accident on Ohio's Interstate 70 near Bethel Township.
Northeast Ohio has been hit pretty hard so far in 2019 with some capricious weather. Residents have been dealing with a wild mixture of sleet, freezing rain, heavy snows and bitterly cold temperatures that get followed almost immediately by sudden warm snaps -- only to start the cycle all over again.
A drunk driver injured herself and left a young couple dead -- and six children without their mother and father in Akron, Ohio -- after a crash in a residential area of the city.
A single mother to three young children in Ohio is struggling to regain some sense of normalcy in her life following a devastating accident with a truck on Nov. 1, 2018. The woman was traveling on U.S. 50 when a dump truck suddenly crossed into her lane, giving her nowhere to turn and no time to avoid a head-on collision.
If you have recently been involved in an accident in the state of Ohio, it is likely that you will be concerned with the process of deciding who is at fault. Fault can have implications on any lawsuits that arise from the accident, and it may affect your ability to gain additional damages.
When a car accident occurs in the state of Ohio, one of the first priorities after ensuring the safety of those involved is establishing fault. This can be a very difficult thing to do because there are often many different causal factors that lead up to an event such as a car accident.