Filing an Automobile Insurance Claim

Hurt in a Car Accident? When you are in an automobile accident you are very vulnerable due to both your emotional and physical state. Knowing how to proceed in making claims against either the other person's insurance company or your own is necessary for your well being. The goal in resolving your claims...

Car Accidents in Toledo Ohio 2/2/20 – 2/9/20

Welcome to the Safer Streets Initiative, brought to you by Sawan & Sawan. Every week, the family of car accident lawyers at Sawan & Sawan publish a map of the car accident locations in Toledo, Ohio. They create this weekly map to foster a stronger understanding of the common locations...

Car Accidents in Toledo Ohio 1/26/20 – 2/1/20

Welcome to the Safer Streets Initiative, brought to you by Sawan & Sawan. Every week, the family of car accident lawyers at Sawan & Sawan publish a map of the car accident locations in Toledo, Ohio. They create this weekly map to foster a stronger understanding of the common locations...

Does Not Wearing a Seat Belt Affect Car Accident Claims?

Does Not Wearing a Seat Belt Affect Car Accident Claims?   Since 2004 wearing a seat belt while either driving or as a front seat passenger has been mandatory. Ohio Revised Code 4513.263 states: (B) No person shall do any of the following: (1) Operate an automobile on any street...

The 5 Worst Truck Accidents of All Time

The 5 Worst Truck Accidents of All Time Vehicular accidents are horrifying and can lead to fatalities, especially if it involves big trucks. They can plow through several smaller vehicles. Commercial freight trucks hauling goods and products across the country are important contributors to the economy, but because of meeting...

Proposed Law in Ohio Would Make it a Crime to Use a Cell Phone While Driving

According to the Ohio Distracted Driving Task Force, 58 people were killed, 493 were seriously injured and over 7,000 were injured in nearly 14,000 distracted driving accidents in 2017, Distracted driving is under reported because it is difficult to prove unless an officer sees it or the driver admits to...

Deepfake Videos as Evidence in Court

Technology is useful in making life a lot easier for us. But it can also get the best of us right under our very nose. The introduction of Deepfake videos in 2017 is worrying and can have serious repercussions to our ways of delivering the truth via different media platforms....

Emojis in the Courtroom

Courtrooms are catching up with technology, especially with respect to admissible evidence. However, this is made more difficult due to the fact that almost everyone communicates digitally - meaning that threats and harassment are expressed differently such as in texts and messages - including emojis. Can an axe or knife...

5 Weirdest Laws in United States History

State laws were made to keep peace and order relative to the culture of each state. And then there are weird laws that seem not to make sense to an outsider. There is a logical explanation for everything no matter it may sound at first. But of course, there are...

Is There a Place on Earth With No Laws?

Laws are constituted to keep peace and order. Laws also define what a community of people deems as important to their way of living. For others, laws curtail freedom and individuality. Are there still places on earth not governed by laws? Here are a few places on earth where laws...