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Phoenix - The largest state capital and hottest city in the US
Not only is Phoenix the largest state capital in the country, but it ranks 6th on the list of most populous cities as well. One of the hottest city's main draws is surprisingly its climate; Phoenix boasts more annual sunshine than any other major metropolitan area in the country, and has incredibly pleasant winters that usually only have 1 day below freezing per year. On the other hand, some may be dissuaded by the scorching triple-digit summer temperatures are the standard for about four months of the year.
Major Phoenix Roadways
- I-10, cuts through the center of Phoenix and leads to Los Angeles, CA to the west, and Tuscon to the southeast.
- I-17, starts in Phoenix and leads north directly to Flagstaff.
- State Route 101, circles most of the city of Phoenix
- U.S. Route 60, passes through Phoenix and continues east across the southern states
Find Phoenix accidents by type:
- Phoenix car accidents
- Phoenix motorcycle accidents
- Phoenix pedestrian accidents
- Phoenix truck accidents
- Phoenix bicycle accidents
- Phoenix aircraft accidents
- Other types of Phoenix accidents
Looking for a hurt loved-one? These are the main hospitals in the Phoenix area:
- Saint Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
- Phoenix Children's Hospital
- Banner Health
- Mayo Clinic Hospital
Grief support and other helpful groups
- Hospice of the Valley
- Griefnet.org Online Grief Support
- ADOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Program
- Mothers Against Drunk Driving Arizona
Where to find legal assistance after a Phoenix injury accident
After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from a great Phoenix personal injury attorney who understands the legal standards and practices, who knows how insurance policies function, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed due to the negligence of someone else, a Phoenix wrongful death lawyer can launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Phoenix injury attorney can do to help.
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“It is an honor to be nominated and recognized as a Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association – Top 25 trial attorney in Arizona. I am also thrilled to have been asked to join fellow members of this prestigious organization as a guest speaker at the 2017 Trial Lawyers Summit to be held February 5-8 in South Beach Florida,” stated Phoenix personal injury attorney Kevin Rowe.
Before you hit the highway, make sure your vehicle is road ready with basic tire maintenance. Your life is literally riding on your tires, because they’re what safely keep you on the road and can help you avoid a crash. Perform a holiday travel tire safety check to make sure ready for peak performance.
AZDPS states that more than 60% of occupants of all age groups that were killed in fatal crashes in 1996 were unrestrained during the crash. From car seats to booster seats to adult safety belts – the best way to protect your passengers is to ensure they are properly buckled up before you start your car’s engine.
Thanks to their efforts, bicyclists can use the BikeMaps app to report collisions and near misses, road hazards and bicycle thefts to the rest of the bicycling community. While there are an increased number of people who ride religiously, many often don’t feel safe in some riding situations.
At Lerner and Rowe, our Phoenix personal injury attorneys and legal team want all adults and children to enjoy a safe and injury free Halloween. That is why we put together the following Halloween pedestrian injury prevention tips.
“5 to Drive” National Teen Driver Safety Week (October 16th – 22nd) is the perfect time to talk to your teen about safe driving habits and Arizona teen driver laws.
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