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Fuel Pump Issue Behind Subaru Recall Can Lead To Accidents

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Subaru is recalling thousands of vehicles over fuel pump issues that could lead to traffic accidents. According to Consumer Reports, the vehicles come with improperly manufactured fuel pumps that can develop cracks. Over time, this can lead to failure, causing the engine to stall or preventing the vehicle from starting.  Impacted vehicles include the 2019 …

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WSP: Memorial Day DUIs, Accidents Were Up This Year

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This year’s Memorial Day Weekend turned out to be quite busy for Washington State Patrol troopers, local news outlets reported.  During the long weekend, officials told reporters that DUI arrests and collisions are back to pre-Covid-19 levels.  In District 6 alone, WSP troopers arrested 27 people for drinking and driving. In 2020, only nine people …

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WSP: Wrong-Way Crashes Becoming A Bigger Concern Locally

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Wrong-way accidents are turning into a problem in the Tri-Cities area, the Washington State Patrol (WSP) told reporters.  According to the authorities, in the last four months alone, officials registered four deadly wrong-way crashes in the region. Most of the accidents, they added, happened on 1-182 and I-82.  Calling it “a problem,” officials added that …

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Driver, Child Injured In Single-Car Accident Were Not Wearing Seat Belt

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An accident that happened on State Route 411 on Sunday sent two people to the hospital, Washington State Patrol officials told reporters. One of the victims was an 8-year-old girl who did not have her seat belt on at the time of the accident.  Officials did not disclose the severity of the injuries. According to …

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Toyota Recalls Vehicles Over Transmission Issue, Accident Hazard

Toyota Recalls Vehicles Over Transmission Issue Toyota has recalled a series of vehicles over transmission issues, prompting many news outlets  everywhere to publish warnings of the Toyota recalls to drivers. If you have a personal injury in the state of Washington or have suffered in a car accident contact the Bernard Law Group. According to …

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Here’s Why IKEA Won’t Recall Dresser Even After Deadly Incident

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IKEA never recalled a dresser involved in the death of a 2-year-old. The deadly incident happened on Mother’s Day, May 14, 2017. The mother found her unresponsive son under the Hemnes dresser. The 2-year-old unfortunately did not survive the incident. Five months before this deadly incident, a couple shared a video of their two twin …

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WSP: Driver In Semi Accident Was Reportedly Drunk

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Just before Christmas, a horrific accident in Kennewick, Washington, reminded us just how dangerous the season can be for drivers. A semi truck driver ran a red light while traveling on Highway 395, crashing into a car. The 57-year-old driver behind the wheel of the truck was drunk, according to authorities. And he failed to …

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