A Better Economy Means More Dangerous Roads

There are plenty of things that you might think will cause the number of fatal traffic accidents: bad weather, unsafe cars, kids (and adults) texting while driving. But did you know that there is a sad link between how well the nation’s economy is doing and the number...

Why are More People Dying in Traffic Accidents?

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration recently came out with an alarming report: More people are dying in traffic accidents. In 2015, traffic deaths were up 7.2% to 35,092, the largest jump in nearly 50 years. The NHTSA also found that more people...

Why Dates Matter for Your Lawsuit

When you sit down with one of the attorneys at Gathings Law, one of the first things we will try to determine is the timeline of whatever happened with you. In some situations, figuring out the date an accident happened is easy. It is pretty simple to determine when...