Can I Be Compensated for Bicycle Accident Injuries if I Wasn’t Wearing a Helmet?

Written by: Ken Selander Category: Bicycle Accidents, Safety

You can recover damages for bicycle accident injuries even if you were not wearing a helmet, but the amount of damages you can collect may be affected.  Although there is no statewide law in Washington requiring bicyclists to wear helmets, many counties have adopted mandatory bicycle helmet laws, including all of King County and the […]

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What You Need to Know About Texting and Driving

Written by: Ken Selander Category: Auto Accidents

It seems we can’t escape our phones and the constant communication that has become our new norm. But texting while driving is not only a bad idea, it can also be a fatal one. Washington was the first state to make texting and driving illegal. It is also considered a “primary offense” here which means […]

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Help Prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome by Supporting the NISSA Auction on October 19th!

Written by: Ken Selander Category: Safety

The Northwest Infant Survival & SIDS Alliance (NISSA) is the leading agency providing support to parents who have endured the most profound loss imaginable: the sudden and unexplained death of their healthy baby.  NISSA supports research to reduce SIDS, provides educational services to parents and the public at large, and counsels and consoles bereaved families. […]

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