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Our Personal Injury Attorneys at Montlick and Associates would like to welcome you to our legal blog. The blog is designed to provide helpful information to injury victims about their legal rights and remedies, and to promote family safety so that accidents can be prevented before they happen. While our attorneys and staff have provided information on many topics, we know that you may have specific questions based on your unique situation. We invite you to contact us for your free consultation with one of our Personal Injury Lawyers so that we can evaluate your case, let you know about your legal rights and the steps that need to be taken to protect those rights, and to address your specific concerns and questions.

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Wrong-way, Head-on Collisions Are a Growing Problem

January 25, 2023

According to a news report published on WWLP.com, wrong-way accidents are becoming a growing problem. Following the tragic, fatal wrong-way crash in Connecticut that tragically took the life of a Connecticut State Representative, the Massachusetts State Police reported that wrong-way accidents had become a growing problem.

Singapore Safety Advocates Believe the Rise in Car-Sharing Accidents is Due to Driver Inexperience

January 25, 2023

According to a news report posted todayonline.com, many young people are growing reliant on car-sharing services because these services are very convenient, especially for university students. However, rideshare customers are becoming increasingly concerned about the safety of rideshare vehicles. One student stated that he used a car-sharing service, and the vehicle was not well-maintained, and this may have been a safety issue. Now he relies mostly on rideshare services to travel. 

NHTSA Opens New Investigations into Tesla Autopilot Accidents

January 24, 2023

According to a news report published on CBTNews.com, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened up two additional Tesla fatal accident investigations concerning Tesla's Autopilot or Full Self Driving (FSD) systems. Currently, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has more than 40 accident open investigations concerning Tesla's self-driving features. Fourteen of the crash investigations involve fatal accidents. 

CPSC Warns Otteroo Infant Flotation Rings Tragic Led to At Least One Infant

January 24, 2023

The CPSC is aware of nearly 70 other incidents where babies slipped out of the rings.

According to a safety alert report published on FoxBusiness.com, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is warning parents that infant flotation rings retailed by Otteroo Corporation are too dangerous for babies to use. The Consumer Product Safety Commission is also urging parents to "immediately" stop using the infant flotation rings after one bay slipped out of the opening and drowned. That tragic drowning incident occurred about two years ago.

4moms RockaRoo Baby Rockers & MamaRoo Baby Swings Recalled Due to Strangulation Death

January 24, 2023

Over 2 million 4moms baby rockers and swings have been recalled due to at least one strangulation death.

According to a safety alert published on FoxBusiness.com, over two million 4moms RockaRoo Baby Rockers & MamaRoo Baby Swings have been recalled after one child was tragically strangulated to death. The affected baby swings and rockers have been sold nationwide. The recall states that the recalled 4moms MamaRoo Baby Swings & RockaRoo Baby Rockers were recalled due to strangulation and entanglement dangers. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), another baby was seriously injured. 

NHTSA Launches Investigation Into Hertz Renting Unrepaired Recalled Cars

January 23, 2023

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) stated that it had launched an investigation into Hertz Car Rental. The investigation involves an accusation that Hertz is renting vehicles that have unrepaired, open recalls to its customers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration stated in a public filing that it had evidence that suggests "Hertz rented vehicles to customers without having performed required recall repairs."

Workplace Accidents Are Often Caused by Psychological Overload

January 20, 2023

According to a recent study, "mental overload" was the most cited reason for workplace accidents in the Netherlands. This could also be one of the reasons why workplace accidents have been rising in the past couple of years. In 2021, a fifth of workers who were injured blamed their workplace accident on being psychologically overloaded.

FDA Demands Better Transparency Concerning LASIK Risks

January 20, 2023

According to an online news report published on deseret.com, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is asking manufacturers to present a special checklist that will better inform potential LASIK patients of potential risks before they signup for the eye-correcting surgery. The checklist was prompted after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration asked for patient comments concerning its proposed guidance for individuals who are considering LASIK eye surgery, and it received responses ranging from very happy to "the surgery destroyed my life."

Why Has Tesla Stopped Reporting its Autopilot Safety Numbers?

January 20, 2023

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, a Tesla slammed into a police cruiser in Cochise County, Arizona in 2020, sparking an investigation into Tesla's Autopilot. The National Highway Transportation Highway Administration is investigating as many as eight fatal accidents involving Tesla's Autopilot. 

Science Provides an Understanding of Distracted Driving Dangers

January 17, 2023

Drivers today understand that cell phone use while driving is a very risky behavior. However, most people do not understand the science behind this danger to public safety. According to one study, taking one's eyes off the road is not the most significant risk associated with distracted driving. Researchers have found that the gravest danger presented by drivers using cell phones is "Recognition Error."  

Defective Tire Accident Lawsuit Lawyers

January 17, 2023

Tire blowouts can be a serious hazard on the road. In some tire blowouts, a motor vehicle will flip over, send the car into oncoming traffic, or cause a collision with pedestrians who are walking or biking on the side of the road.

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All information provided by our blogs is general in nature and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Consult a Montlick attorney for details about your unique situation.