Author: Sam & Ash, LLP

Aggressive driving leads to car accidents

The term aggressive driving describes a broad range of unsafe driving behavior. Highway safety advocates generally consider speeding, tailgating, weaving in and out of traffic, running red lights, or any combination of these activities as aggressive driving. Honking the horn, yelling, flashing headlights, and using inappropriate gestures are aggressive acts that…

Causes of car accidents

Serious car accidents occur in many ways. The leading causes for fatal collisions in Nevada in 2021 were impairment and speeding, KSNV News 3 reports. Exceeding the speed limit and driving while impaired are types of preventable driver errors involving bad judgment. Some type of driver error contributes to most…

Left turns are dangerous in Las Vegas

Turning left typically requires crossing one or more lanes of oncoming traffic. A driver who fails to make sure the intersection is clear before turning, misjudges the speed of oncoming vehicles, or proceeds without the right of way can cause a crash. In a collision resulting from an attempted left…

Electric bike in Newport Beach

A proliferation of electric bicycles and other motorized vehicles on the Newport Beach boardwalk has raised safety concerns among city leaders and the public. The Newport Beach City Council has responded by adopting an ordinance setting a speed limit for electric bicycles and other motorized transportation devices and increasing maximum fines…