Tips to Avoid Aggressive Driving

Aggressive driving is a growing problem across the United States. This type of driving places other motorists at an increased risk for accidents that often result in injury. A driver can be aggressive by speeding, following too closely behind other vehicles or recklessly maneuvering their vehicle. If you or someone you love was injured in an auto accident caused by an aggressive driver, the experienced lawyers Read More

Toyota, Honda add 2.7 million more cars to air bag recall

The NHTSA recalled over 33 million airbags that have been used in various vehicle productions. So far, Toyota and Honda have included approximately 2.7 million additional vehicles for Toyota with over one million for Honda. The defective airbag models had been installed on a wide variety of models manufactured by each car maker, and all other automotive builders are also assessing the possibility that they will Read More

Google Driverless Car Crashes

Google is under greater scrutiny for its highly touted driverless cars after a recent rear-end crash. The company’s flagship driverless car was involved in a rear-end accident last week. The accident was announced during the most recent Google annual shareholder meeting by Sergey Brin, Google’s co-founder. He announced that one of the company’s self-driving vehicles was involved in a rear-end accident while Read More

Tired Drivers Pose a Danger to Everyone on the Road

When most people think about dangerous drivers they think about drunk and intoxicated drivers. While drunk drivers do cause many auto accidents, sleepy drivers are equally dangerous. Year after year, drivers who are tired and those who suffer from insomnia and other sleep disorders cause numerous auto accidents across America. If you or someone you love has been injured in an auto accident involving a drowsy Read More

The New Smartwatch Craze Presents a Cause for Concern

The big question starting to surface around the new smartwatch is whether or not driving with the new gadget is safe? And furthermore is it legal? Because technology is changing and developing at the blink of an eye, traffic laws and regulations have a hard time keeping up. One thing that is clear is that anything that pulls your attention from the task of driving is potentially highly dangerous. When your Read More

Distracted Driving is on the Rise an AT&T Study Reveals

A survey conducted by AT&T reveals that drivers are now doing much more than texting when they are driving. At Inkelaar Law, we have witnessed firsthand how distracted driving accidents can upend the lives of unsuspecting motorists. No one gets into an automobile and thinks that a negligent and distracted driver will harm them and their loved ones: completely changing their lives in mere seconds. Studies Read More

Takata Airbags Recalls Expanded by Toyota, Nissan and Honda

The three largest automakers in Japan, Nissan, Toyota and Honda have expanded their recalls of vehicles after new safety defects in Takata airbags were identified. While millions of vehicles with Takata airbags were recalled in 2014 because of exploding airbags, the latest recalls concern leaky valves that may permit moisture to enter the airbags, and thereby increase their likelihood to explode Read More