Although texting while driving is illegal in Tennessee, talking on a cell phone is not. However, cell phone usage can lead to distracted driving, car accidents and even fatalities. TN Leads in Fatal Crashes Involving Cell Phones According to a … [Read more...] about Can Legal Cell Phone Use be Grounds for a Car Accident Lawsuit?
Rebecca Benson, 22, is facing a vehicular homicide charge for her involvement in a wrong-way crash that claimed the life of Steffanie Leonard, 29, in February. Police maintain that Benson was driving the wrong way when she merged onto I-65 … [Read more...] about Possible Overservice of Patron Leads to Fatal Wrong-Way Crash
Congress has begun weighing an expansive auto safety bill that would require all new cars to be equipped with Event Data Recorders or "black boxes" to record crash data, similar to those used in airplanes. These boxes could provide … [Read more...] about Automotive Black Box Technology Under Congressional Consideration
David and Ben Raybin authored an article that was recently published in the Tennessee Bar Journal on this topic. Such article highlights the many concerns that attorneys should have about their client having a facebook, my space, twitter, etc. … [Read more...] about What Those Involved in Civil and Criminal Cases Need to Know about Facebook and other Social Media Sites
In Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday morning, a suspected drunken driver crashed into a police car after hitting several other cars. The police were called by a woman who said she was the victim of a hit and run. When they pulled the suspect … [Read more...] about Nashville car crash involving drunk driver and police officer