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Types of damages victims of car accidents can claim

Car accidents can be life changing for some victims. For others, they can be minor incidents that cause thousands of dollars in damages. Injuries suffered in a car accident can make life incredibly difficult for victims, even if they receive compensation for their injuries. Here are some damages victims of car accidents can claim.

Speed is believed to have caused serious rollover crash

Wilson Police Department officials arrested and charged a Bailey, North Carolina, man with felonious assault with a deadly weapon among other crimes on Monday, July 24. He's alleged to have been speeding at the time he struck a Virginia Beach family's minivan as they were driving through the county. The impact of the crash caused the van to roll over onto its roof, trapping the driver's wife and her son inside.

Essential skills for new drivers in North Carolina

Learning how to drive is an important part of everyone's life in North Carolina. With so many highways and backroads, it's easy for one to get lost if they don't know where they are driving. Here are some essential skills for new drivers that should help them feel comfortable when behind the wheel.

What do I do when confronted by an aggressive driver?

Aggressive driving is a problem throughout the state of North Carolina. This issue has caused countless accidents, injuries and in the most extreme cases, deaths. Being confronted by an aggressive driver is frightening, stressful and dangerous. So, what do you do when confronted by an aggressive driver? We answer that question to help you stay safe in today's post.

Delayed pain following a North Carolina car accident

Any car accident, no matter how severe, can cause a variety of different injuries for the people involved. It also doesn't matter what type of vehicle you were in when the accident happened for you to suffer an injury. There are instances where the victims of a car accident refuse medical attention at the scene because they don't think they are injured, then days later they begin to feel pain. This is more common than you might think.

Texting and driving and your brain

We've all heard how dangerous it is to text and drive, but not everyone heeds the warnings. Texting and driving has become such an epidemic across the country that states are banning the use of handheld devices while operating a vehicle. Law enforcement agencies are stepping up their patrols looking for violators in an effort to save lives. If you've ever wondered why it is so dangerous, here's a little explanation.

Teaching your teen how to drive safely

Having a teen driver in the home can be incredibly stressful, especially once he or she is issued his or her driver's license and can legally head out on his or her own in North Carolina. Parents want the best for the children, but they also want them to be as safe as possible. Here are some tips for teaching your teen how to drive safely.

How to spot a distracted driver in North Carolina

Distracted driving has become a major problem, not only in North Carolina, but across the country. This epidemic really began to take off when cellphones were introduced to the world. Now people are connected to other people every minute of the day and can't seem to put the phone down when behind the wheel. Here are some tips for spotting a distracted driver.

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