If you have ever been involved in a car accident, you probably know how overwhelming and frustrating this experience can be, but if you're not careful you could end up in another accident down the road. According to Drowsy Driving, approximately 100,000 car accidents occur each year from drowsiness. While being tired isn't against the law, feeling tired can be dangerous if you are behind the wheel of a car. Here are three things you should know about driving while you are tired.
It is reasonable to expect police officers to know and understand the laws they are enforcing. After all, criminals cannot use ignorance of the law as a valid defense; therefore, police officers should not be allowed to use the same type of legal ignorance as an excuse to violate citizens' rights. However, a recent ruling by the United States Supreme Court may have opened the door for such an eventuality. Here's more information about this issue, and what you can do to defend yourself in court.
If you've been in an accident where you rear ended someone else, you may be feeling hopeless about your case. Doubtless you've heard from relatives and your insurance company that the person in the back is always 100% at fault in rear end collisions. However, this may not be the case when it comes to your accident. Depending on the details of your accident, you may be able to prove the other driver was partially at fault.
Your liquor license can be one of the most valuable assets of your business. In fact, the sale of alcohol often makes up a large percentage of the profits in many restaurants. So losing your license could be very detrimental to your dining business. And, of course, the loss of a liquor license can be absolutely devastating to a bar or a nightclub. Unfortunately, there are several reasons why your business could lose its license, but many of them are preventable.
While nobody wants to get into an accident, the fact is that it happens. More than two million people were injured in car crashes in 2013 alone. If you're injured in an accident that wasn't your fault, you deserve to be compensated for your pain and suffering as well as lost income due to injuries and other things like vehicle rental costs while your car gets fixed. Here are five steps to take if you are injured in an auto accident to ensure the best opportunity for compensation.