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Many are familiar with the McDonald’s Hot Coffee case – but do you really know what happened? The facts of the case: Liebeck was 79 years old when this incident occurred. Liebeck was a passenger in a vehicle driven by her grandson. Liebeck’s grandson pulled over and stopped the vehicle so Liebeck could add cream Read More…

At about 2:30 am on Tuesday morning in Lehi Utah there was a crash involving a car and a semitrailer. An article in the Daily Herald it appears that the car driven by an unidentified man crashed into the rear of a parked dump truck and then burst into flames. The man in the car Read More…

On Thursday March 3, 2011 the Salt Lake Tribune reported a man was driving north on 550 West in Provo when he drifted into the south-bound lane crashing head-on with another vehicle. In total four vehicles were involved in the crash. Three women were seriously injured. The man was allegedly drunk. The man was being Read More…

Twelve workers were recently scalded while working on the heating system at the University of Utah. KSL reported that a “valve that had been closed for 15 months opened, activating a pipeline that was supposed to be inactive.” Although the valve was only open for five to seven minutes more than 10,000 gallons of water, Read More…

Insurance companies have spent millions of dollars to generate myths about how lawsuits are out of control and responsible for all of America’s ills. The facts tell a much different story. Myth: The number of lawsuits filed is skyrocketing. The number of tort (personal injury) cases has been declining for years. According to the National Read More…

Bicycle accidents occur when riding for leisure and bicycle accidents can happen when you are commuting.Bicycle crashes can occur because motor vehicle drivers are not paying attention and hit the bicyclist.However, besides vehicle drivers, there are other causes of bicycle crashes. One of the most frequent causes of bicycle crashes is construction areas.When work occurs Read More…

One moment all seems fine with you, your family and friends.Then you are in that terrible crash.Car accidents are one of the most devastating events than can permanently alter your life trajectory. Instead of being the breadwinner and stalwart of your family you might find yourself dependent on others for even your own basic needs.Your Read More…

There is a terrific website for bicycle riders in and around Salt Lake City called saltcycle.com. The site should be of interest to road and trial riders alike. They had a recent article discussing the recent bicycle accident involving Fox 13 News anchor Kerri Cronk. They also have a terrific article titled Bike Law 101: Read More…