The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration has defined a wrong way driving (WWD) accident as one in which “a vehicle traveling in a direction opposing the legal flow of traffic on a high-speed divided highway or access ramp collides with a vehicle traveling on the same roadway in the proper direction.” These types … Continue reading
Category: Auto Accidents
When you are hurt by the negligence of another driver, it is important for you to know your rights when it comes to auto accidents. These stories can help.
Should Self-Driving Vehicles Have Extra Safety Technology?
There have been many recent arguments among technology and driving experts regarding self-driving, or autonomous, vehicles. Specifically, many people wonder what it means for a self-driving vehicle to be safe enough for official commercialization. It’s been found that self-driving vehicles will analyze accidents and transform the incidents into errors, which is what makes them innovatively … Continue reading
Grutzmacher Represents Family of Child Killed in Hit-and-Run Collision
Adam Grutzmacher is representing the family of a 5-year-old boy who was killed in a hit and run collision in West Philadelphia in late June. The accident occurred in the 5000 block of Irving Street shortly after 4 p.m., and the boy later died of his injuries at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Anissa Thompson, … Continue reading
Who’s Responsible When Rental Cars Cause Serious Injury?
A man visiting Philadelphia was both alarmed and shocked when the right front wheel of his rental car came off. He was driving down I-95 South near the exit for Cottman Avenue. The vehicle began to swerve and crashed into a concrete divider, causing him to suffer several injuries. Now, the man wants restitution for … Continue reading