The idea of a social contract is more than an idea when it comes to product liability. Faulty units or designs in commercially available items can cause serious damage or severe injuries for users in their homes. As a result, most manufacturers and operators of poor products are often legally liable for the damage or pain they cause.
Riding a motorcycle is a risky way of getting around, even if it is one of the most thrilling. North Carolina, from its long stretches of interstate highways to tight curving roads through mountain ranges, provides a lot of good scenery for long rides. But every mile on the road has the possibility of danger.
New lines of cars contain media consoles, docks for cellphones and other means to inform and comfort drivers at rates never seen before in the auto industry. But the issue with these features is that it is also easier than ever for drivers to be distracted from the road, where their attention should always be while a car is in motion.
There are all kinds of reasons for traffic accidents. Some are a combination, such as speeding and bad weather.
North Carolina holds significant risk for drivers on several interstate highways. One of the most common factors in deadly highway accidents is the presence of trucks, which can cause severe damage or injury in cars that are far smaller and lighter.