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August 2018 Archives

Car accidents at uncontrolled intersections can be devastating

While a dangerous collision can occur at any time and place, certain areas tend to be more hazardous than others. Intersections, for example, are a common spot for car accidents to occur, and each of these incidents could pose a threat to the health of everyone nearby. Residents who live near a certain intersection in Montana have taken to painting the road with vibrant colors in hopes that is might remind drivers to use caution and reduce the chances a collision will take place.

Spousal maintenance: Should I make a lump-sum settlement?

When it comes to spousal maintenance, the so-called "moneyed" spouse may need to pay the less-moneyed spouse a regular monthly payment, usually for a temporary period of time. For obvious reasons, however, the paying spouse might not want to stay financially connected to his or her ex on a monthly basis like this.

Car accidents: High-speed crash injures 1, kills 1 in Montana

Those who operate a vehicle at excessive speeds are inherently less capable of reacting to a variety of driving scenarios. Drivers who encounter reckless drivers may also have little time to respond to the situation and car accidents involving such negligence can have disastrous consequences. A recent collision that took place under similar circumstances in Montana has left one person with serious injuries and claimed the life of another.

Financial aspects to address concerning divorce

For many individuals in Montana and elsewhere, one common concern about making the decision to end a marriage may pertain to how the process will affect them financially. Similar concerns may only add to the stress of an already emotional process. However, by seeking advice on certain financial aspects to address concerning divorce, a person may find the subsequent process much less intimidating.

Car accidents: 1 dead, 2 injured after truck crosses center line

There may be few scenarios in life that can be as scary as being involved in a major collision. While all types of car accidents have the potential of causing major damage to vehicles and possible injuries to those involved, head-on crashes run a greater risk of resulting in serious harm to a person's health, or worse. A recent head-on collision has left two individuals with serious injuries and claimed the life of another in Montana.

Car accidents: Crash in construction zone injures 4, kills 1

Upon encountering a construction zone, drivers must be ready to proceed with caution and adjust speeds accordingly. Failing to slow down for construction can be dangerous, and far too many car accidents have occurred due to similar acts of negligence. A recent collision that took place in a construction zone has left four individuals with injuries and killed a 75-year-old man in Montana.

Child custody: Keeping emotions in check during negotiations

Upon making the decision to end a marriage, many parents in Montana may have concerns about how the experience will impact their children. Many parents consider it essential to safeguard the kids during divorce by pursuing a child custody agreement centered on their needs. While looking to the future could be vital, parents may also find it advisable to consider how their behavior during negotiations could also affect their children.

Car accidents: 2 killed in suspected drunk driving crash

Regardless of the circumstances in which one occurs, every collision has the potential to end in disaster. Far too many individuals have suffered severe harm in car accidents, and in some cases, these incidents can prove fatal and leave a family mourning over a sudden and unexpected loss. A 56-year-old woman has been killed in a recent accident involving a suspected drunk driver in Montana.