While the following story involves a car accident that occurred about a month ago, the circumstances of the story certainly warrant discussion.
We have all heard about the dangers of distracted drivers; but new research shows that pedestrians can be equally at fault for exhibiting distracting behaviors while crossing the street.
Aviation accidents are almost always sad and tragic. It is rare for anyone to survive a plane or helicopter crash; and even if they do, in most cases the survivors suffer serious or catastrophic injuries. It is important for the loved ones of aviation accident victims, or for survivors of such an incident, to consider their legal options in the wake of plane or helicopter crash.
A motorcyclist in Anchorage, Alaska passed away earlier this week, just two days after he was involved in an accident. The crash occurred on a local highway on Sunday, when the motorcyclist was operating his vehicle and suddenly lost control. A car that was nearly stationary was struck by the motorcyclist, who suffered a serious head injury in the accident. He survived, but was taken to a hospital for treatment. On Tuesday, he passed away due to the severity of the injury.