Car seat safety

Car Seat Safety

@peellawfirm Keeping Your Family Safe

Do you have your children buckled in safely? Some of my friends in law enforcement surprise parents when they check the car seats at free inspection stations and find that the seats are not well installed. Sometimes the rules and …

Safest Cars

The 9 Safest Cars

@peellawfirm Keeping Your Family Safe

Every year the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety tracks driver fatalities in various car models. Shockingly, no driver was killed in a crash in a record nine (9) 2011 model-year vehicles! The death rate for drivers of these cars is …

A non-attack attack

A Non-Attack Attack?

@peellawfirm Keeping Your Family Safe

As a child growing up during the Cold War, the first president I voted for was Reagan. Back then, we were worried that Soviet missiles might rain down from space and incinerate our country, if not all humanity, in a …

Drivers License On Your Phone

Drivers License On Your Phone?

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Delaware and Iowa have launched pilot programs to try using digital licenses instead of the traditional plastic drivers license cards that we all use to verify our driver’s status, age and identity. As airline boarding passes, business loyalty cards and …

safer cars

Safer Cars

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The other day when my old Suburban was in the shop I had to rent a Suburban to travel out of town. I think I had heard the old warning about don’t ever rent a new version of your car …

Living Wills

Living Wills

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A Living Will is not an accurately-named document. I say this for two reasons. First, most people assume a “will” of any kind gives property away. A Living Will does not give away property at all. Secondly, though it is …