How Much Does a Texting Ticket Cost?

Pennsylvania has a texting-and-driving law that makes it illegal to use an interactive device to send, read, or write messages while driving. The fine for a texting-and-driving ticket is $50 for each offense. But the costs of a texting ticket go beyond a fine. These… read more

Are You Suffering from PTSD After a Car Accident?

Combat veterans, crime victims, and disaster survivors can experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). But according to psychological studies, the leading cause of PTSD in the U.S. is car accidents. About 39% of accident survivors experience PTSD. This means that 6 million car accidents in the… read more

How Tailgating Causes Accidents & How To Stop It

It can be frustrating when you can see the other driver’s eyes in your rearview mirror. But you should never be tempted to punish a tailgating driver. That can make the situation worse! Following too closely behind a car, commonly called tailgating, increases the risk… read more

How Much Damage Can Occur In a Crash at 30 MPH?

When two objects collide, the amount of damage that occurs depends on a variety of factors, including the type of objects involved, as well as the speed of each object. While some may think a car accident involving a vehicle traveling at 30 mph may… read more

Pregnancy and Car Accidents: 4 Things You Need to Know

The idea of being in a car accident during pregnancy is petrifying. Unfortunately, sometimes scary things happen. If you are pregnant, it is important to understand a few things about pregnancy and car accidents.  By knowing the risks surrounding pregnancy and car accidents, an expectant… read more

What are the Safest Cars for Your Teenager?

It can be a nerve-racking and stressful time when your teenager finally gets their license and is able to drive on their own. For many parents, the thought of releasing them into the world keeps them up at night. What if they get in a… read more

Six Things GEICO Doesn’t Want You To Know When Settling an Insurance Claim in Pennsylvania

GEICO earns millions of dollars each year as the second-largest automobile insurance provider in the United States. During 2019, the company wrote direct private passenger motor vehicle insurance premiums totaling over $34 million.  Because GEICO provides automobile insurance for millions of people in the United… read more

2 Philadelphia men charged in Mullica crash that injured 65-year-old

A traffic stop in Mullica Township resulted in a traffic crash that injured a 65-year-old man in Hammonton. The incident began when police officers in Mullica Township pulled over a green Toyota minivan near Seventh Street and South White Horse Pike. The vehicle sped away… read more

Nine Factors That Determine How Much to Expect From a Car Accident Settlement in Pennsylvania

Each car accident case is unique. The amount of your settlement is based on the facts and circumstances in the case. You may need money now, but fight the urge to settle a car accident claim until you have all the facts about your injuries… read more

How to Obtain a Car Accident Report in Philadelphia

Most people who are involved in a car accident in Philadelphia call 911 to report the accident. Under Pennsylvania law, individuals involved in a traffic accident must immediately notify the police department of the crash if anyone is killed or injured. Also, the parties must… read more