Fear the Amazon Delivery Driver Rear Ending Your Car

The New York Times today ran an amazing article detailing Amazon’s delivery network, which the company largely classifies as “independent contractors.”  This classification allows Amazon (and other large corporations that adopt this practice) to avoid legal liability when an “independent contractor” causes harm to someone, such as in a rearContinued »

Do You Know the Rules for School Bus Safety?

School started this week in most communities around Washington and the Pacific Northwest.  This means more kids on the streets, walking or biking to school, and using buses.  Time for a quick refresher on school bus safety, and other tips to be a better driver, by reading this great articleContinued »

School is in Session, Learn When to Stop for School Busses

In Washington State, you can get a $430 ticket for not stopping for a school bus. Do you know when the right time to stop for a school bus is? Read in depth about driving safety, and when to stop for school busses online at: https://www.king5.com/article/news/local/heres-when-to-stop-for-a-school-bus-in-washington-state/281-469639124 Remember: some school bussesContinued »

Labor Day Crash in Olympia Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured

A fiery crash on U.S. 101 in Olympia left a mother dead, along with her husband and 2 children injured. The 37 year old mother was pronounced dead at the scene, and the other family members were transferred to Harborview Medical Center for their serious injuries. More information about thisContinued »

Some Seattle Streets Have More Car Crashes

The Stranger recently ran an interesting story that Rainier Avenue has more car crashes than other streets in Seattle.  What streets have you noticed are more crash prone?  What is the City of Seattle doing to make our streets safer for car drivers, pedestrians and bicyclists?  Sometimes the best wayContinued »

Fatal Hit-and-Run in Federal Way

A woman was killed in a hit-and-run in Federal Way on Sunday evening, around 9:00 pm on Pacific Highway South. Detectives are still investigating the accident after the driver fled on foot. More information about this fatal accident online at: https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/crime/one-woman-dead-2-injured-in-federal-way-hit-and-run/  

Dump Truck Crash in Downtown Seattle

On Monday morning, a dump truck that appears to have been hauling construction waste lost control due alleged mechanical failure, crashing into a car, pedestrians and a Subway sandwich shop.  While we love that Seattle is growing so fast, especially downtown, companies need to be more careful in maintaining theirContinued »

Family of Slain Officer File Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against The City of Tacoma

A 17-year veteran of the Tacoma Police Department was killed in line of service in 2016. His daughters are now filing a wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Tacoma due to broken protocol by the Tacoma Police Department. Read further details online at: https://komonews.com/news/local/daughters-of-slain-tacoma-police-officer-file-wrongful-death-lawsuit-against-city

Seattle Woman Run Over by Van on Aurora Avenue

A 56 year old woman was killed after being run over by a Chevrolet Astro van on Aurora Ave. near 85th street on Tuesday night. More information about this fatal collision can be found at https://komonews.com/news/local/one-dead-after-collision-on-sr-99-in-seattle