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Drowsy Driving a Major Issue For Phoenix Drivers

Categories: Car Accidents

On January 11, 2013, AZ Family reported that the FDA is requiring the makers of popular sleep medications to lower the dose in their products. Ambien, and other similar drugs, will now have a lower dose of medication because evidence suggests that taking these drugs leads to lingering morning drowsiness. This morning drowsiness can affect morning commutes and increase the risk of auto accidents.  The FDA's new order occurs amid increasing fears about drowsy driving.  A recent study by the Centers for Disease Control, for example, has our Phoenix auto accident attorneys concerned. The study suggests that there are many fatigued drivers on the roads who are putting everyone in danger. The Centers for Disease Control and Drowsy Driving Drivers with a sleeping-pill hangover represent a major hazard on ...

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Safe Winter Driving Tips for Phoenix Residents

Categories: Car Accidents

Despite the lovely weather in Phoenix Arizona for much of the year, winter can bring some cold months and the roads can get icy. Unfortunately, this can lead to accidents such as the recent crash reported by ABC 15 Arizona.  According to the ABC article, freezing weather on Tuesday January 15 caused a vehicle to crash into a car dealership just after 8:00 AM. Our Phoenix accident attorneys are concerned that many drivers in Arizona are not ready to drive safely in winter weather. We urge everyone to consider some winter driving tips that can help them to stay safe. Tips for Driving Safely in Winter The Arizona Department of Transportation has provided a number of safe driving tips for winter.  These tips, published on AZ Family.com, include ...

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