Annie’s Law Changes Ohio OVI Law

On April 6th of 2017 Annie’s law went into effect. Ohio House Bill 388, known as Annie’s Law, was named for a Chillicothe attorney Annie Rooney, who was killed by a multiple prior OVI offender in an automobile accident on US 50. She was a criminal defense attorney who handled...

Chiropractors and Car Accidents

In many car accidents, injuries can occur that can cause bodily pain of various kinds. It is possible that the victim of the car accident seeks treatment at a chiropractor in an effort to obtain relief from their pain. As car accident lawyers, we’ve seen situations where these chiropractic bills...

Driver’s License Suspensions and Reinstatement

Getting a driver license is a privilege sanctioned by the Ohio Legislature.  The worst thing that can happen to you is to lose that right. Without it you can’t work, attend school, or go to medical appointments. These are just a few of the complications that occur without that driver...

Open Refreshment Areas in Downtown Toledo, Ohio

Looking for a To-Go Drink in Downtown Toledo? Here's What You Need to Know. As a general rule, open containers of alcohol in public are not permitted in Ohio. However, in 2015, the Ohio Legislature passed a law stating that: A person may have in the person's possession an opened...

Should I Refuse a Breathalyzer Test in Ohio?

Should I Refuse a Breathalyzer Test if Pulled Over For a DUI in Ohio? One of the most frequently asked question posed to OVI/DUI attorneys is whether or not you should refuse a breathalyzer test if you are pulled over for an OVI/DUI. To answer that question, we often start...

10 Most Dangerous Intersections in Toledo, Ohio

The Ohio Department of Transportation ("ODOT") recently released a report detailing the 150 most dangerous intersections throughout the State of Ohio. Of those 150 - more than a dozen were located right here in Toledo, Ohio. As Car Accident Attorneys, we know the devastation that car related injuries can cause....

Paying Medical Bills After a Car Accident

Aside from your injuries from an automobile accident, the next most stress filled issue is how do you get the medical bills paid? Most of us want the one that caused the accident to pay for those bills. In fact, most of us don’t even want to involve either our...

Uber and Lyft Car Accidents and Car Insurance

Uber/Lyft Accidents and Car Insurance2018 was another huge year for rideshare services – as companies like Uber and Lyft continue to disrupt the broader mobility market. It’s been a little over 5 years since passengers all over America started reaching for their cellphones to hail a ride – and the...

Financial Responsibility for Ohio Drivers

Financial Responsibility in Ohio Financial responsibility for Ohio drivers is the requirement in Ohio that drivers have proof of their financial responsibility before stepping behind the wheel. In Ohio, it is illegal to drive any motor vehicle without insurance or proof of financial responsibility (FR). It is also illegal for...

Family Exclusions in Car Insurance Policies

Family Exclusions in Car Insurance PoliciesIf you’ve researched the ins and outs of car insurance policies, you know that they are complex documents that are difficult to understand. Due to the length and complexity of an automobile insurance policy, most people never review the fine print in their policy. While...