Posts by Ryan Y. Cunningham
Is It Time for a New Motorcycle Helmet?
If you have been in a “minor” motorcycle accident, you may have picked yourself up, dusted off, and inspected your helmet but saw no damage. However, it is important to know that motorcycle helmets can have damage that you cannot see. For example, there could be damage to the inner protective padding, which could cause…Read More
“Transportation Incidents” Are the Most Common Cause of Work Fatalities
There are certain industries that are inherently more dangerous than others. Oil & gas is one of those industries; so are construction and manufacturing. As injury lawyers, we’ve worked with people who are hurt on the job, and we know which types of jobs typically see higher fatality rates than others. Unfortunately, fatal accidents among…Read More
Drivers Are More Distracted Than Ever
On your commute to and from work every day, you may quickly notice to your right is a woman with a cell phone up to her ear and to your left is a teen driver constantly changing his radio channel. This seems to be a common part of everyone’s daily commute, seeing drivers that are…Read More
Is Tesla Liable for Autopilot Vehicle Accidents?
Tesla and other self-driving vehicle incidents have been in the news a lot lately. In fact, one of the most recent and alarming incidents was when a person’s Tesla steering wheel fell off while the car was in motion. When it comes to self-driving vehicles, there have been about 400 accidents in the United States…Read More
How Much Car Insurance Do I Need in Oklahoma City?
When it comes to insuring the vehicle you drive every day, you want to make sure your coverage is both comprehensive enough to protect you and your vehicle and reasonably priced enough to protect your bank account. It can be a delicate balance to strike. The cheaper the insurance deals, the lesser your coverage, and…Read More
Do I Need an Oklahoma City Attorney if I’m Not the At-Fault Driver?
Knowing when to hire — or at least consult with — an attorney is a true secret weapon when it comes to protecting one’s rights. Traffic accidents of all sorts happen frequently and without warning. Even when no party is technically at fault, just the simple act of needing to file a claim with your…Read More
Why Does Speeding Lead to So Many Fatal Accidents?
There are many reasons why fatal accidents occur on the roads across America, but most of them are due to drivers’ behaviors. It has been a long-term goal of the federal and state government to determine why fatal accidents happen on highways, interstates, and local roads as well as how to prevent them. One of…Read More
Oklahoma City Crane Accidents Are More Common Than You Think
If you feel like you see a new construction site every day in Oklahoma City, we get it. There are multiple ongoing roadwork projects, and it feels like new buildings are constantly going up in the city and its suburbs. So the chances are good that you’ve been driving, walking, or working around cranes. There…Read More
Help After an OKC Drugged Driving Accident Causes Injuries
The risk of a car accident is ever-present, but when you add illegal drugs, over-the-counter drugs, and prescription medicines into the mix, the risk becomes even higher. The number of alcohol and drug-related crashes continues to increase in Oklahoma. In fact, in 2019, there were 338 alcohol and drug-related crashes, and there were over 400…Read More
Motorcycle Rallies Are Leading to Increased Organ Donations, NY Times Reports
A recent New York Times article reported that motorcycle rallies have led to increasing numbers of crashes and fatalities, and there have been multiple studies showing that there is a link between more organ transplants when these major rallies are scheduled. In fact, it is believed that there is “one additional donor for every two…Read More