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March 2013 Archives

Drunk driver causes death of Massachusetts motorcyclist

When someone chooses to drink and drive, that decision not only affects that person, but everyone he or she shares the road with. It sometimes seems like every time you turn around, you hear about another accident that involved someone driving under the influence of alcohol. Campaigns aimed at increasing the public's awareness to the problem may be making an impact in a small way, but drunk driving is still happening all too often, and the consequences can be fatal.

Dog attacks mailman on two separate occasions

Dogs are pretty notorious for not particularly liking the mail delivery guy, so much so that the United States Postal Service keeps track of the number of dog attacks on postal employees each year. Nearly 6,000 postmen and women were the victims of dog attacks during 2011.

Drunk hit-and-run driver arrested after causing 4 car collision

Few car accidents in New Haven, CT are more despicable in nature than that of a hit-and-run. As if hitting a car and causing damage and possible injuries isn't bad enough, leaving the scene just adds insult to injury. People run for a variety of reasons including fear of being held responsible for the damages done or being found driving while intoxicated. Whatever the at-fault party tells themselves, there really is no good reason to speed away from a car accident you caused.

Car crash in Connecticut kills 3, seriously injures 2

Driving an automobile comes with a lot of responsibilities, especially concerning the safety and wellbeing of the passengers in your car. It is important to realize that you are responsible for other people's lives and to drive in such a manner as to keep them safe and protected. You certainly do not want to have to live with the knowledge that your reckless driving led to your passenger's being injured, or worse, killed. There is also the potential that you could be charged with a wrongful death.