Blogs Category: Auto Accident

Auto Accident

4 reasons vehicle crashes occur you might not have considered

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Sep 4, 2021 | Auto Accident

If you are injured in a collision with another vehicle, there is a good chance that the other driver and their insurer may blame you. If you banged your head in the crash, you might not remember what happened, which can make it difficult to deny it was your fault….


Calls on your company cellphone could lead to distracted driving

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Aug 6, 2021 | Auto Accident

Many people in Phoenix have a company cellphone. This may make them feel obligated to be available to talk to their employer 24 hours a day seven days a week. However, there is one time when you should never use your company cellphone: while driving. Using a cellphone…


The 100 deadliest days of summer is here

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Jul 9, 2021 | Auto Accident

Distracted driving is an ever-growing problem across the U.S., including right here in Arizona. This is despite efforts to raise public awareness of the dangers posed by distracted driving and enforce anti-cell phone use laws. And now we’re in the midst of one of the…


What are common types of car accident injuries?

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Jun 15, 2021 | Auto Accident

Drivers and their passengers can be out and about during their day and may be unexpectedly injured in a car accident caused by a negligent driver. Car accident victims should be familiar with the different types of car accident injuries and the legal liability of…


Accident reconstruction can be pivotal in multi-car accident case

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Apr 6, 2021 | Auto Accident

A lot of car accidents are pretty straightforward. One driver violates a traffic law, thereby causing a wreck that leaves another innocent and unsuspecting driver injured. Yet, there are a lot of instances out there where it’s not so easy to tell exactly what…


What victims should know about auto accident settlements

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Mar 10, 2021 | Auto Accident

An auto accident can throw challenges and questions into a Phoenix resident’s life. After a crash, a victim may feel pain, confusion, worry, and sadness over their experience. They may not know how they will pay for their accident-related bills or how they will get…


Phoenix crash sends car through store front

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Feb 17, 2021 | Auto Accident

A late afternoon car accident sent a vehicle through a building window. The accident, which took place near 3rd street and Camelback road, occurred when one of the drivers lost control and his car went careening through the front of an art studio shattering a glass…


Wrong way accident on area road causes injuries

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Feb 2, 2021 | Auto Accident

A wrong way accident that happen in the nighttime hours involved four vehicles and left 1 driver seriously injured. According to Arizona authorities, the accident happened on Loop 202 in Phoenix metro area. Police said that a driver, who was not from Arizona, started…


What victims can do after an auto accident

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Jan 7, 2021 | Auto Accident

Automobile accidents are dangerous events that can cause stress, pain, and fear in the lives of Phoenix victims. While not all automobile accident victims are seriously harmed, many face devastating and life-threatening injuries that can result in long-term and…


Recent DUI offender arrested after fatal crash

On Behalf of Coughlon Law Firm, PLLC. Nov 2, 2020 | Auto Accident

A recent deadly wrong-way crash in Scottsdale has taken the life of a motorcyclist. The Arizona Department of Public Safety reported a vehicle operated by a driver who was DUI traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of State Route 101 in the early morning of…