December 2013 Archives

Ohio man accused of causing fatal crash pleads insanity

When a fatal accident occurs, it is fairly common for two trials to take place - a criminal trial and a civil trial. The criminal trial determines whether the liable party should be subjected to criminal punishments, such as jail time. The civil trial determines whether the liable party should be forced to pay for the physical and emotional damage they have caused.

Cincinnati teenagers struck by snowplow

The snowy season has truly arrived here in Ohio and with it comes the arrival of our state's snowplows. Like all other drivers, snowplow operators have a responsibility to drive safely and follow all traffic laws. Snowplows, however, are heavy and often operated in inclement weather; operators, therefore, need to be even more careful and observant while driving on Ohio's roads. Failure to spot another vehicle or to maintain a lane could result in a serious collision.

Thanksgiving Eve found to be most common night for drunk driving

If asked about the most dangerous night to be out on Ohio's roads with respect to drunk driving, many readers would probably assume the main culprit would be St. Patrick's Day, or perhaps New Year's Eve. They would be wrong, however. According to Ohio police, the biggest night of the year for drunk drivers is Thanksgiving Eve.

125 mph driver strikes, kills 2 motorists

Speeding is among the most common of all offenses on Ohio's roadways. After all, who hasn't gone a few miles over the speed limit from time to time? When taken to the extreme, however, speeding represents a severe threat to the safety of the driver, passengers and other motorists.

Call Us Today 513-932-2115

Rittgers & Rittgers, Attorneys at Law

Rittgers & Rittgers,
Attorneys at Law

12 East Warren Street
Lebanon, Ohio 45036
Phone: 513-932-2115
Phone: 513-409-0321
Fax: 513-934-2201
Lebanon Law Office Map

Rittgers & Rittgers,
Attorneys at Law

9100 West Chester Towne
Centre Drive, Suite 205

West Chester, OH 45069
Phone: 513-932-9949
West Chester Law Office Map

Rittgers & Rittgers,
Attorneys at Law

312 Walnut St., Suite 1600
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 513-932-7375
Cincinnati Law Office Map

Hyde Park Office
3805 Edwards Road, Suite 550
Cincinnati, OH 45209
Map and Directions

Florence Office
7310 Turfway Road, Suite 350
Florence, KY 41042
Map and Directions

Blue Ash Office
4555 Lake Forest Drive, Suite 650
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Map and Directions