Personal injuries can be physically and mentally painful, so when someone withholds evidence that would support your case, the overall incident could feel infinitely worse. For example, regardless of how well you mind your own business, you could potentially encounter an aggressive dog while out running errands, visiting a friend or playing at the park. And while it is common for a dog to protect his owner and property, sometimes a dog will bite a person for no known reason. But if you suffer from a dog bite, you may have the right to recover damages.
Driving drowsy is unsafe, yet nearly one-third of respondents in a recent AAA survey admitted to doing so within the previous month. Their drowsiness, they said, was so bad that they could barely keep their eyes open. The National Sleep Foundation has compared the effects of sleep deprivation to alcohol intoxication. Being awake for 24 hours is like having a blood alcohol content of .10, which is above the .08 legal limit.
The results of a new AAA study on the hazards of vehicle infotainment systems should not be surprising to some drivers in Ohio. However, the fact remains that there are many who see nothing wrong with utilizing technology behind the wheel. One out of three Americans uses an infotainment system while driving.