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Tesla Recalls Nearly 500,000 Vehicles Following Multiple Safety Issues

Tesla recalled over 475,000 vehicles following the discovery of both a faulty front trunk latch and a worn-down cable that can lead to an inaccessible rear-view camera feed, according to the U.S. road safety regulator. The Tesla Model 3 and Tesla Model S cars are affected by the December 2021 recall. More than 350,000 Tesla Model 3 cars, manufactured...

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Pedestrian Deaths on the Rise in Nashville

We care deeply about our clients’ safety and well-being both on and off the road. In honor of NHTSA’s recent National Pedestrian Safety Awareness Month campaign, Cory Watson Attorneys is raising awareness for pedestrian safety. Over the past decade, pedestrian deaths related to motor vehicle accidents have climbed at an alarming rate. That trend has unfortunately continued in 2021...

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Trending Upward: Alabama’s Uptick in Car Wrecks

Getting in your car to run a quick errand or grab lunch may seem like a safe, mundane daily task – and it usually is. However, operating a car, motorcycle, or truck comes with a major responsibility and inherent risks. Since 2019, motor vehicle accidents are identified as the leading cause of death across the United States, and the...

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2021 National School Bus Safety Week

With the schoolyear in full swing, many children and families across the country have likely gotten in the routine of walking to the bus stop and heading to school. Although it’s a simple practice of habit, it’s important to remember that school buses–and motor vehicles in general– pose a dangerous threat to children who are waiting roadside for their...

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2021 National Teen Driver Safety Week

We care deeply about our clients’ safety and well-being both on and off the road. In honor of Teen Driver Safety Week, we’re focused on raising awareness about teen driver safety statistics and best practices for keeping your family safe behind the wheel. Here are important facts and statistics you and your teenager should know about teen drivers. Source:...

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Stay Safe this Labor Day Weekend

As the summer comes to an end and students head back to school, many families celebrate their final days of freedom together over Labor Day weekend. Unfortunately, many people sustain serious personal injuries from easily preventable accidents during this holiday weekend. Cory Watson attorneys have provided several safety tips to help you make the most of this time with...

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June is National Safety Month

The National Safety Council (NSC) has designated June as National Safety Month to increase safety awareness and reduce leading causes of injury and death on the road and in our communities. At Cory Watson Attorneys, we know the importance of protecting yourself from personal injury. But we also know that injuries happen. And when they do, it’s important to...

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Stay Safe on Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance, set aside for honoring those who have died serving our country. It also marks the unofficial start of the summer season. Many people celebrate the long weekend by going to the beach, lake, or road tripping with family and friends. However, holiday celebrations, crowds, and fun tend to increase the risk of...

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What to Do After A Car Accident Injury

Immediately following a car wreck, you may be shaken and upset. The crash was the other driver’s fault, but you’re worried about hospital bills, missing work, and supporting your family. That’s why it’s smart to be prepared for whatever may happen. Have a plan in place so that you know what to do—and what not to do. Follow these...

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Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month: Frequently Asked Questions

Despite being one of the most exhilarating hobbies a person can take up, motorcycle riding poses significant dangers. Statistics show that a motorcyclist involved in an accident is 28 times more likely to die than someone driving a car. Motorcycle crashes often result in serious injury or death, and it is important for those involved to contact an experienced motorcycle injury...

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