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Mississippi Distracted Driving Attorney

Distracted Driving Background from a Mississippi Distracted Driving Attorney In 2009 a teen was killed by a distracted driver while lawfully crossing the street in a designated crosswalk. Following the incident family and friends created "EndDD.org" a resource to spread awareness of how widespread the issue of driving while distracted really is. (Mississippi Distracted Driving Attorney) The causes of distracted driving and those that participate in distracted driving are legion. Conscientious citizens, grandparents, criminals, politicians, ministers and everyone in between are all in some degree guilty of being distracted by others in the car, a cell phone, or the affairs of daily life. These distractions can have dangerous or deadly consequences for others who are sharing the road with these individuals and if you or a loved one has experienced this…
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Distracted Drivers and Bicycle Wrecks

All over the country individuals continue to choose to use cell phones while operating cars and trucks. Activities like texting, emailing, surfing the internet and even looking up a phone number take the focus and attention of the driver off of the road and allow the unthinkable to happen to a bicyclist. New laws have been passed in Mississippi in order to provide that bicyclists would be more protected and protected on the roadways of Mississippi.Distracted Drivers and Bicycle Wrecks. The John Paul Frerer Act, enacted in 2010, provides that bicyclists will be given all the benefits of vehicles on the roadway. Additionally the law provides that when passing a bicyclist on the roadway that a driver should provide at least 3 feet of space as the vehicle passes. Distracted Drivers…
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Dangerous Distracted Driving: Cell Phones and Wrecks

Distracted Driving Background In 2009 a teen was killed by a distracted driver while lawfully crossing the street in a designated crosswalk. Following the incident family and friends created "EndDD.org" a resource to spread awareness of how widespread the issue of driving while distracted really is.distracted driving. The causes of distracted driving and those that participate in distracted driving are legion. Conscientious citizens, grandparents, criminals, politicians, ministers and everyone in between are all in some degree guilty of being distracted by others in the car, a cell phone, or the affairs of daily life. These distractions can have dangerous or deadly consequences for others who are sharing the road with these individuals. Do you feel comfortable sharing the road with this driver? It doesn't appear in the video that he…
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Jackson Bike Wreck Attorney

Bicycles are a staple of our communities and provide healthy, affordable transportation. It is unfortunate that bicycles have to share the roadways with cars and 18-wheelers. This shared space leads to wrecks caused by distracted drivers and drivers who do not follow the rules of the road with regard to bikes. If you are injured in a bike wreck the process of putting your life back together starts immediately.  You will want to talk with a Mississippi Jackson Bike Wreck Attorney. There are immediate questions you likely have and action steps you need to take in any situation where a bike has been hit on a roadway. Contact a Jackson Bike Wreck Attorney An easy first step is to contact a Jackson Bike Wreck Attorney for a free consultation. Our…
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Automobile Accidents

Automobile Accidents Automobile accidents are used as a buzz word by Insurance companies. This name of choice exists because it by definition the conduct leading to these injuries is unintentional and inadvertent. Car wrecks are one of the top causes of injury in the United States. The word accident also makes it difficult to think about deaths and lifetime injuries caused by an automobile accident. While it is true that negligent conduct causes many of wrecks that occur in the United States, careless decisions are often the root cause of automobile accidents. Distracted driving is on the rise, and the choice to pay attention to something other than the road is a decision that often leads to injury.  Another cause of automobile accidents is defective parts in cars. Most states…
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Mississippi Bicycle Safety

There are several general rules to be followed in general bicycle safety in Mississippi. Wear head protection; Test your bike before beginning to ride; Don't be distracted by music or a cell phone; Make sure you are visible; wear reflective clothing be aware of the necessary requirements for reflectors and flashers Be Alert and look for upcoming obstacles; Bike the same direction as traffic and obey all the same traffic signals as a car; this is opposite from pedestrians who travel against traffic. Many other safety resources will provide information on how to bike more safely. http://www.nhtsa.gov/Bicycles http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/bike/safety.htm
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Mississippi Personal Injury Attorney / Mississippi Insurance and Death Attorney 2

<h1> Mississippi Personal Injury Attorney Located in Jackson, Mississippi the Jones Law Firm practices in personal injury, wrongful death, 18-wheeler wrecks, motorcycle wrecks, slip and fall, insurance claims,  as well as workers compensation, wills and estates, and social security appeals and many other issues.</h1> <hr /> Nestled in historic Downtown Jackson, Mississippi, the Jones Law firm takes every opportunity to put the needs of the client first. Many personal injury cases involve huge medical bills, change in quality of life and missed work. Careful planning and the help of a Mississippi Personal Injury Attorney at each step of the litigation process can ensure that the client is made whole, and able to recover in each of the areas provided for by Mississippi Personal Injury Law. <h2>Mississippi Personal Injury Attorney - Baskin Jones</h2> <iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/_1mjR5Fzyv0"…
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Runners or Walkers Hit by Car

Runners or Walkers are in increasing danger on the roadways of Mississippi. Walkers are frequently injured or killed and at a rate that is just behind injury or death to a passenger in a motor vehicle wreck. We teach our children to pay attention and look both ways before crossing the street. Sometimes this training is not enough to prevent injury or death while on foot as a pedestrian.   The injury rate for pedestrians is in the thousands every year, and with distracted driving due to cell phones, email and text messages, this number is only going up. Any pedestrian or bicyclist who is injured by an automobile has a potential claim for damages as a result of his injuries. If you or a family member are injured by…
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Mississippi Personal Injury and Death Attorney

[metaslider id=1752] Located in Jackson, Mississippi the Jones Law Firm practices in personal injury, wrongful death, 18-wheeler wrecks, motorcycle wrecks, slip and fall, insurance claims,  as well as workers compensation, wills, estates, social security appeals, and other areas.   Personal Injury Insurance Claims Injury to the body can complicate life to no end, or even end life. Our firm exists to help guide and counsel those who have been injured by providing a free consultation from a Mississippi Personal Injury Attorney concerning your injuries and how to make things right. When this injury is someone else's fault payment of a claim by an insurance company is often an option. The amount is determined by the injuries and the coverage provided by any insurance policy. Contact our firm now for a free…
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Practice Areas – Mississippi Personal Injury Attorney

Our practice areas include, but is not limited to, the following: Mississippi Bicycle Wreck Attorney Bicyclists in Mississippi have been on unequal footing with cars and trucks on the roadway for too long. Recently changes in the law provide additional protections for bicyclists in Mississippi and have classified bicyclists as a vehicle for the purposes of passing and yielding the right of way. Those who have been injured when a car hits your bike need to speak with a Jackson Bicycle Wreck Attorney to protect your claim.     Mississippi Car Wreck Attorney Car wrecks in Mississippi are one of the leading causes of serious injury and death. Motorcycle wrecks, and injuries to walkers, runners, or bikers are also included in our practice. Our experienced attorneys can help guide you…
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