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August 2018 Archives

Impairment is a contributing factor in many fatal car accidents

The influence that drugs and alcohol can have on a person's ability to safely operate a motor vehicle can be substantial. Individuals who drive while impaired may lack the necessary capacity to make certain judgment calls, and car accidents that take place under similar circumstances can have disastrous consequences. A recent collision in Washington has reportedly killed a moped driver and left another party in custody facing drunk driving charges.

Car accident involving suspected drunk driver kills 3, injures 3

Impairment can affect a person's ability to drive in various ways. Those who drive while under the influence of drugs or alcohol are inherently less capable of safely operating a vehicle, and they may increase the chances that a serious car accident will occur in the process. A collision involving a suspected drunk driver in Washington killed three individuals and left 3 more with serious injuries.

Child custody: Helping the kids cope with divorce

Upon making the decision to dissolve a marriage, many parents in Washington may consider it paramount to take measures to safeguard the well-being of their kids. For children, understanding why their parents are separating and how the process will impact their lives can be a difficult process. In addition to pursuing a child custody agreement focused on the best interests of the kids, parents may also find it helpful to understand the challenges their kids may face and find ways to address any issues they might experience.