Distractions affect most people multiple times throughout the day. You may find yourself sitting at your desk contemplating what you will have for lunch or how you will spend your weekend when you should be working on a report. Perhaps you sneak a quick peek (or several) at your phone or social media throughout the day to check in with friends or family. Whatever the distraction, letting your mind wander can cause setbacks.
You probably know the old joke that, if someone hits your vehicle from behind, get out, grab your neck and claim you have whiplash. The problem is that whiplash is no laughing matter. Anything that potentially causes serious damage to your neck requires a trip to your doctor or an emergency room.
It's the end of a long work week and you are looking forward to meeting friends at a local restaurant for some hot wings and beer and a night of good conversation, companionship and fun. Since you are a responsible driver, you don't want to get behind the wheel after consuming a few cold ones; so, you arrange for Uber transportation. It's a rather common thing to do nowadays as Uber has services in more than 600 cities throughout the nation.
Many Houston-area residents enjoy the freedom of the open road that riding a motorcycle can provide. Motorcycles are popular for both regular transportation and enjoyment, and the individuals who ride and drive these types of vehicles enjoy the same rights as other types of motorists.
After involvement in a car accident, you may feel disoriented and frightened. Because such situations can induce substantial stress, you may not fully know how to handle your predicament or deal with the aftermath and repercussions of the incident. If you suffered injuries, you may feel even more distressed, and the prospect of dealing with medical bills and other unexpected expenses could cause you additional hardship.