Prosser, Washington Crash at Milepost 78

October 24, 2016

Prosser, Wa.: WSP responded to a crash at milepost 78 late Thursday night on I-82 near Prosser where a man died after a two-car collision. WSP said that the man, 29, was driving eastbound on I-82 when he crossed over the center line, struck another vehicle, left the roadway, rolled down an embankment.  Occupants of…

Longtime Yakima Attorney Adam Moore has been honored by the Civil Rights Law Section of the Washington State Bar Association with their 2016 “Distinguished Service Award”

October 6, 2016

YAKIMA, Wa.-Tuesday, October 04, 2016: Adam Moore whose namesake is John Adams, the second U.S. President, is the 2016 recipient of the Washington State Bar Association’s Civil Rights Law Section: “Distinguished Service Award.” Each year the Civil Rights Law Section of the WSBA recognizes esteemed individuals who have made notable contributions to the cause of…

Single Car Crash on I-90, 12 Miles West of Ellensburg

October 6, 2016

Date: 10-06-16 Time: AM Place: I-90 12 miles west of Ellensburg Be careful and aware of other drivers. Many aggressive drivers travel on I-90 between Ellensburg and Seattle. They are often tired or careless and they make I-90 a very dangerous road upon which to travel. ELLENSBURG, Wash. – A early twenties Seattle man was…

Dangerous Washington Roads: I-90/I-82 Near Cle Elum

September 13, 2016

Over the next few weeks, The Pickett Law Firm will offer a look at some of Washington’s most dangerous roads. Each blog of our three-part series will focus on a different section of roadway, aiming to help you reduce your risk of an accident on these dangerous Yakima Valley thoroughfares.

Dangerous Washington Roads: I-82 from Yakima to Tri-Cities

September 13, 2016

In the last installment of The Pickett Law Firm’s look at some of the region’s most dangerous roads, we will take a close look at I-82 southeast of Yakima, through the Lower Yakima Valley and into Benton County. Each blog of our three-part series focused on a different, dangerous stretch of Yakima Valley interstate, with…

Yakima Keeps Ban on Pit Bulls

August 3, 2016

After a man in a wheel chair was attacked and killed by a pit bull in the 1980s, the breed was officially banned from within the city limits of Yakima, ever since. Across the nation, pit bulls are often considered dangerous breeds, even contributing a decent amount to common dog bite statistics. However, in recent…

7 Items To Always Keep in Your Car

April 11, 2016

Being in a car accident is terrifying. You never expect an accident to happen so it’s smart to be prepared before an accident occurs. We compiled a list of 7 items that you should always keep in your car. This way, if you do find yourself being involved in an accident, you can be prepared.…

Are your car accident injuries more severe than you think?

April 10, 2016

It is important to know what injuries to look for after a car accident. You may not think your injuries are serious, but you may very well be wrong. Many people talk about injuries as if each one is independent of the others. The fact is that one injury often affects the body at least…

Anxiety and Depression after a Head Injury

April 7, 2016

A severe brain injury can be one of the most life-impacting traumas an individual can endure. Not only are the physical side effects of a head injury often permanent in nature, but certain injuries can bring about mental health issues as well. From anxiety and depression to mania and schizophrenia, post-accident psychiatric treatment is an…