What is a DOT-Recordable Accident?
Jill Kolodner | December 10, 2021 | Truck Accidents
Most people just call 911 to report a car accident. However, trucking companies are legally required to report some truck accidents to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). Truck accidents often result in catastrophic injuries and property damage. Negligence by a trucking company puts everyone on the road at risk. Therefore, DOT requires trucking companies… read more
Allstate Worst Insurance Company for Consumers
Jill Kolodner | November 23, 2021 | Personal Injury
Allstate is a well-known insurance company that was founded in Illinois in 1931. They provide auto and home insurance and currently claim to be the largest personal insurer in the country. Allstate is rated well by many websites, particularly because they are an inexpensive source of car insurance. However, according to WalletHub, you may find… read more
What Is MCS 90?
Jill Kolodner | November 3, 2021 | Truck Accidents
If you work in the trucking industry, you likely know at least a little bit about MCS 90. The impact of MCS 90 is often far-reaching, though. In fact, MCS-90 is especially relevant for any member of the public who is injured in a trucking accident. Below, we’ll provide a brief look at MCS-90, including… read more
Trucking Regulations in 2021: Everything You Need to Know
Jill Kolodner | October 29, 2021 | Truck Accidents
The trucking industry is highly regulated by both federal and state governments. Each year, these regulations are updated to keep the nation’s highways safe for all travelers. It goes without saying that 2020 and 2021 have been unique for everyone. The shipping industry has not been immune to the challenges of the pandemic. To discover… read more
Should I Call 911 After a Car Accident in Baltimore, MD?
Jill Kolodner | September 16, 2021 | Car Accidents
If you have been involved in a traffic collision, it is normal to feel stressed and overwhelmed. Some car accident victims wonder if they should call the police or other authorities after a crash. Some people believe that calling the authorities is only a hassle. But it is important to call 911 after any car… read more
What Age Can a Child Ride on The Back of a Motorcycle in Baltimore?
Jill Kolodner | August 31, 2021 | Maryland Law
Currently, Maryland has no age restriction for children riding on the back of motorcycles. Therefore, the decision to allow your child to ride on the back of a motorcycle in Baltimore is up to you. However, before you allow your child to ride on the back of a motorcycle, you may want to consider a… read more
What Happens If a Dog Bites Someone on Your Property?
Jill Kolodner | August 26, 2021 | Dog Bites
Owning a dog is a major responsibility. This is particularly true if a dog has the potential to cause harm. Dog bites can cause serious injury. They can even kill people. If you own a dangerous dog, you need to take steps to ensure it doesn’t injure anyone. This includes making sure the dog is… read more
Blind Spot Truck Accidents: Why They Happen & How to Avoid Them
Jill Kolodner | August 11, 2021 | Truck Accidents
Blindspot truck accidents are common. These accidents can cause catastrophic injuries and traffic fatalities. Learning more about the blind spots on a commercial truck is one way you can avoid being involved in a large truck accident. Where Are a Truck’s Blind Spots? The blind spots for a commercial truck are located on all four… read more
What Are The Odds Of Dying In A Car Crash?
Jill Kolodner | August 6, 2021 | Car Accidents
The consequences of car accidents can be devastating. Data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reveals that 36,560 people lost their lives in car accidents in 2018. Although fatal car accidents are on the decline, car accidents still claim tens of thousands of lives throughout the United States every year. The National Safety Council… read more
10 Things You Should Know About a Free Lawyer Consultation in Baltimore, MD
Jill Kolodner | July 22, 2021 | Personal Injury
Most people will go through life without ever hiring a lawyer. But when you suffer an injury due to the negligent or intentional acts of a person or business, you may need help getting fair compensation. Baltimore personal injury lawyers usually offer a free initial consultation. During this consultation, you should expect the lawyer to… read more