Early this year, Big Island police reported that a 45-year-old man from Captain Cook died in a motorcycle collision. According the police, the cyclist was traveling on Route 11 when he rear-ended a stopped pickup truck. He...more
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San Diego is a community that's made for motorcycles. The weather is generally amenable to such modes of transportation, and being able to maneuver through traffic is an advantage to...more
A DuPage County criminal case was filed after a road rage incident led to the death of a Lombard man in June, 2012. A loving grandfather of 12 grandchildren and a Vietnam veteran, 63-year old Gerald Puglise was eastbound on...more
A 27-year-old Santa Ana woman has been killed in a motorcycle crash on the 55 freeway, according to a news report.
In any case in which an individual is injured, there is a process of negotiation with insurance companies, the at-fault driver and other parties who may be responsible for payment of medical bills, lost wages and other...more
A hit and run driver injured an unidentified motorcyclist in February in Cantonement, FL. The incident occurred when a vehicle described as an older model blue station wagon hit the motorcyclist on Highway 29 near Morris...more
Steven Davis will collect as much as $47.5 million following a jury trial which concluded in February. Davis was driving his motorcycle on State Road 434 in October 2006 when a pair of teens plowed into him head-on with their...more
The Seventh Circuit has a gift for lawyers looking to brush up on the Federal Rules of Evidence. It comes wrapped as last week’s decision in Jordan v. Binns, No. 11-2134 (7th Cir. Apr. 4, 2013), where the court examined...more
The National Highway Safety Administration urges motorcyclists to not wear 5X5/SA-08 helmets sold by Tank Sports, Inc. According the administration the helmet failed to meet federal head protection requirements. Tank Sports,...more
As Virginia prepared for the 57th Presidential Inauguration in January, we were reminded of the 19 law enforcement officers that have been killed in the line of duty while assigned to presidential protection details or by...more
Mathew Heilman, a 24-year-old resident of Thornwood, New York was killed and his friend, John Viticonte was admitted to the hospital following a motorcycle accident here in Florida. The incident occurred in January when...more
The Hawaii Injury Prevention Plan 2005–2010, released by the Hawaii State Department of Health's Injury Prevention and Control Program, is attempting to improve the health and safety of the residents of Hawaii by examining...more
On February 22, 2013, FSCO released its appeal decision in Hodges v. Security National. The applicant was represented by Tammy Ring and Marc Flisfeder from the Toronto office of Lerners LLP’s personal injury group....more
The small size, great gas mileage and fun that motorcycles provide attract riders looking for an economical and interesting way to get around. But motorcycles are dangerous and often lead to fatalities. The New Jersey Motor...more
Codie Ray Barlow, a twenty-year-old Floridian, struck a mailbox with his motorcycle on New Year’s Day and was thrown to his death. Mr. Barlow was not wearing a helmet.
The helmet could have saved his life.
Do you own a motorcycle? Do you enjoy the excitement of the open road? Regardless of whether you ride for pleasure or simply to take advantage of the fuel efficiency motorcycles provide, you need to be careful. In the event...more
In late September of this year, a 35-year-old man died in a motorcycle crash on the Rockaway Turnpike in Queens. Apparently the driver of a minivan made a turn into the victim’s lane, causing the motorcycle to crash into the...more
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