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Exhaustion is a common factor in commercial truck crashes

Most people understand that alcohol and drugs can impact driving. Distraction has also been the focus of much attention in recent years, especially with the rise of texting and driving. One other serious risk factor that too often gets overlooked is driving while exhausted or fatigued, also called drowsy driving.

Can I challenge breathalyzer results?

Receiving DUI charges after failing a breathalyzer test is a difficult experience, especially if it is your first time receiving these charges. Many suspects in this situation shrug and assume that they have no useful legal options because of the strength of breathalyzer evidence. However, this type of evidence is not always as infallible as it may seem in movies or on television.

Crushing injuries: Toxins make these injuries life threatening

In a crash, one kind of injury a person could suffer is a crushing injury. A crushing injury is bad enough as it is, but there are also life-threatening complications of crushing injuries that patients face once they're freed from the weight of an object.

Medical marijuana in Maryland is off to an excellent start

As of September 2017, four years following the legalization of medical marijuana in Maryland, 19 companies have obtained authorization to grow, process and sell medical marijuana products in our state. Over the last several months, the plants have been growing in preparation for conversion into creams, oils and capsules.

5 must-follow holiday driving tips

With the holiday season in full swing, you will no doubt be on the roads dashing to stores and parties, along with so many others doing the same thing. While some people only travel locally, it's possible that you could be visiting friends or family hundreds of miles away.

What happens if you get convicted of a DUI in Maryland?

In order to deter people from getting behind the wheel after drinking, Maryland has strict laws and penalties for those convicted of a driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) offense. Although roadside sobriety tests and even breath tests can prove unreliable, many people believe they have to plead guilty if charged with a DUI. However, doing so can negatively affect your life in many ways.

What Not To Do After A Car Accident

It’s something that most Maryland residents don’t spend much time thinking about, but it can happen any time you get into a motor vehicle. During 2016 alone, more than 40,000 people died in traffic accidents throughout the United States and hundreds of thousands more suffered serious, painful and debilitating injuries.

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