Avoid Injuries and Dangerous Conditions in and Around Rivers

Written by: Ken Selander Category: Boating Accidents, Wrongful Death

As temperatures rise and summer peeks around the corner, more people feel tempted to take a dip in the river to cool off. Before you jump or even wade in, look for warning signs around the riverbank notifying you of fast currents, sharp rocks, or other hazards. A lack of signs doesn’t necessarily mean the […]

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Make Sure You Possess a Boater’s Education Card to Legally Operate a Boat This Summer

Written by: Ken Selander Category: Boating Accidents

It’s finally sunny after a long, dark and soggy winter, and you are probably itching to get out on the water!  If you plan on manning the helm, make sure that you are equipped with a Boater’s Education Card.  All Washington State boaters born after January 1, 1955 must possess a Washington State Boater Education […]

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Distracted Driving Law Aims to Reduce Traffic Injuries and Deaths

Written by: Ken Selander Category: Auto Accidents

On Tuesday May 16, Governor Jay Inslee signed into law the bill that makes illegal use of a mobile phone and other personal electronic devices while behind the wheel. Previously in Washington state, drivers were allowed to use cellphones while driving as long as they weren’t texting or calling; there were no prohibitions from making […]

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