It Is Now Illegal In Idaho To Use A Handheld Cell Phone In Your Car

Hands-Free Cell Phone

A new Idaho law that requires drivers use hands-free cell phones and makes handheld cellphone use illegal comes into effect in July. Idaho’s Hands-Free Cell Phone Statute As of  Wednesday (July 1. 2020) drivers in Idaho will only be able to use electronic devices in hands-free mode behind the wheel. This includes when stopped at […]

Hiring Your Idaho Injury Attorney: 13 Things to Know

Idaho injury attorney

How do you find the right Idaho injury attorney for your serious personal injury lawsuit?   Who should your Idaho injury attorney be? Anytime a person gets injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, many decisions come up regarding how to deal with legal and healthcare issues. This is true whether the injury arises out of […]

Hepworth Holzer Prevails In “Stop As Yield” Appeal

Hepworth Holzer Prevails In Stop As Yield Appeal

This is a copy of the OPINION ON APPEAL in Case No. CR01-19-29825.  The Judge on appeal avoids the problem of windshield bias. STATE OF IDAHO, PIaintiff-Respondent, vs, ELIZABETH L. HILTON, Defendant-Appellant. ATTORNEY FOR THE PLAINTIFF-RESPONDENT: JANICE M. BELLER (City Of Boise) ATTORNEY FOR THE DEFENDANT-APPELLANT: KURT HOLZER (Hepworth Holzer, LLP) I. NATURE OF THE […]

The Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents

The Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Truck-on-vehicle accidents—while less common than other collisions—are far more dangerous for everyone involved. In this article, we review why this is, what the most common causes of truck accidents are, and why you need to call an experienced personal injury attorney if you or a loved one is injured by a semi-truck driver. Trucks pose […]

Nine Tips On Protecting Your Injury Claim And Getting Fair Compensation

Protecting Your Injury Claim

There are a variety of things that you can do to make sure that you are fairly compensated for your losses by protecting your injury claim.  Insurance companies and their lawyers have techniques they use to trip up ordinary people in the claims process.  Often these techniques rely on the fact that regular people act […]

Motorcycle Accidents Are Preventable: Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Motorcycle accident

As always, May is National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has been running an annual safety campaign aimed at improving safety for motorcycle riders across the nation. Eliminating and reducing motorcycle accidents is the goal of the program.  This month, the NHTSA is reminding motorists to Share the Road […]