Seattle Car Accident Lawyer, Jason Epstein, Discusses The Dangerous Trend of Car Stunts By Teens
Jason Epstein, Washington Personal Injury Attorney and Founder of Teens Against Distracted Driving, recently published an article highlighting some alarming car stunts being done by some irresponsible teens across the country.
Seattle, Wash. – November 4, 2010 – Jason Epstein, Seattle personal injury and car accident attorney, recently published an article on his website, http://www.StraightTalkLaw.com, titled “Car Stunts: When Teens Try To Defy Death.” In the article, Jason, explains that teens, because they are relatively new drivers, are still four times as likely to die in car accidents as older drivers. When a growing penchant for dangerous car “stunt” driving is added to that lack of experience, the chance of death or injury mushrooms.
Jason delves into the three main types of dangerous teen driving behaviors. These include Car Surfing (riding on top of moving vehicles,) Ghost Riding (riding in a car without a driver) and Skitching (cars pulling a skateboarder behind them.)
Jason writes, “Blame YouTube. Blame the success of the “Jackass” TV series and films. Whatever the reason, teens are engaging in more and more overtly-dangerous car stunts – and racking up an alarming number of car accidents involving personal injury and wrongful death.”
Jason cites reports from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (the CDC) and CBS News, and provides some real life examples of these dangerous activities and their harmful consequences.
The complete article can be found at http://www.straighttalklaw.com/articles/straight-talk-law-seattle-washington-personal-injury-lawyer-jason-epstein-on-car-stunts-when-teens-try-to-defy-death.php
Jason Epstein founded Straight Talk Law to provide a series of legal guides meant to empower accident victims and those looking for a lawyer. Straight Talk Law prides itself on providing the unfiltered truth about lawyer advertising, an informative website and blog, a new way to practice law where the lawyer communicates pertinent information directly to the client in an easy-to-understand way, and a law practice where lawyers share information with those who need it, and work on their clients’ case in an open, easy to understand way through effective communication.
To learn more about Jason Epstein and Straight Talk Law, please visit http://www.StraightTalkLaw.com
To learn more about Teens Against Distracted Driving (TADD) please visit http://www.TeensAgainstDistractedDriving.com
About Jason Epstein and Straight Talk Law:
Jason Epstein joined Premier Law Group as a partner in 2007. Jason is a litigator handling all types of personal injury cases with an emphasis on serious plaintiff’s personal injury and insurance coverage. Jason is a member of the Washington State Association for Justice and serves within its leadership. Jason often speaks at CLEs and serves as an arbitrator for both private and mandatory arbitration matters.
Jason attended Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College in Dubois, Wyoming. The month long program is dedicated to training lawyers who represent injured people. Jason completed a certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution from the Strauss Institute of Dispute Resolution and the Trial Advocacy program through the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Jason has been dedicated to representing injured people since 1999.
Jason Epstein has been representing individuals against insurance companies and large corporations since 2001. He limits his practice to personal injury and wrongful death cases including auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, or other serious and catastrophic injuries. Hopefully you have already visited StraightTalkLaw.com. This website is loaded with tons of information, and is constantly updated to keep you informed of recent developments. You can also stay up to date by following the blogs, which are linked to StraightTalkLaw.com
Jason understands that providing the best legal representation to his clients, means limiting the number of cases he accepts. He takes fewer cases so he has more time for you. By limiting his caseload, Mr. Epstein is able to give each client and each case the time and attention that they deserve. If you would like to see if your case qualifies for Mr. Epstein to represent you, please contact us through StraightTalkLaw.com, request one or more of Jason’s books, or call us toll free at (888) 333-1873.
A Seattle native, Jason received his B.A. in Philosophy from USC, and his J.D. from Pepperdine University. Mr. Epstein lives in Renton with his wife and two sons. In his spare time, Mr. Epstein enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf.
To learn more about Straight Talk Law, please visit http://www.StraightTalkLaw.com