According to KSL, this past weekend there were four accidents that created five deaths and all were within the same evening. Two of the victims were pedestrians who were walking across the street to their vehicle while the others were driving in a vehicle. Our condolences go out to all the families affected by these tragedies. A personal injury attorney is a professional who represents those who have been negligently injured by another party. Accidents happen every day, and most of the time the people involved in them survives. However, it is almost inevitable for injuries to happen. Given that speed and weight are usually a factor, it would be hard to escape an accident without suffering at least a simple scratch or bruise.
5 Ways to Protect Yourself from an Accident
With so many drivers present on our roads each day, we must always expect the unexpected. We cannot control the drivers that surround us; however, we can control our own vehicle. Five distinct ways you can protect yourself from an accident and prevent any personal injury include:
1. Be vigilant to the drivers around you.
2. Always allow enough space between you and the vehicle in front of you.
3. Replace windshield wipers regularly.
4. Drive the speed limit.
5. And, expect the unexpected.
In the case you have been personally injured in an accident contact the The Christensen Law Firm. We have published free accident books for the community to educate you on what the next steps are after an incident. We are compassionate professionals who devote our time and labors to fighting for what you deserve. Additionally, we guarantee one-on-one personal attention throughout your case. For your free copy of an accident book, call us at 1-800 LAW BOOK.