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Road safety

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

Please very carefully guard against getting to the point of your liability insurance company pointing fingers at a child or their parents to avoid having to fully compensate a child for their injuries and losses.

  • Published by Hergott Law,

Once a driver becomes aware of the presence of children on a residential street, the driver must take special precautions for the safety of other children who might come onto the street as well.

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

Most drivers are unaware of the danger of “inattention blindness”, a term to describe a phenomenon that occurs when the brain is engaged in something else besides driving and your brain fails to process some of the available visual information.

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

Awareness that chatting with a passenger is distracting will hopefully lead both drivers and passengers to be cautious about becoming wrapped up in a discussion, and to compensate by each of them paying extra attention to the roadway while choosing

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

I understand from news reports that e-scooter use is currently restricted to designated pathways in Kelowna. But that’s not what I’m seeing.

  • Published by Paul Hergott, Personal Injury Lawyer,

As fun as they might be, I don’t see the kinds of transportation and environmental benefits flowing from e-scooters like I do from their larger and safer cousin, the e-bike.