Jeffrey Johnson is a legal writer with a focus on personal injury. He has worked on personal injury and sovereign immunity litigation in addition to experience in family, estate, and criminal law. He earned a J.D. from the University of Baltimore and has worked in legal offices and non-profits in Maryland, Texas, and North Carolina. He has also earned an MFA in screenwriting from Chapman Univer...

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Car Accidents Involving Government-Owned Vehicles and Government Workers

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Massachusetts Courts Self-Help Center: Legal information and forms for the entire Massachusetts Courts system, designed for use by the general public and covering free and low-cost legal help, small claims, seniors, families and children, protection from abuse, traffic, and more.

Massachusetts Small Claims Court: Basic information about Massachusetts small claims courts, small claims procedures, and small claims forms. Please note that in Massachusetts, small claims can be filed at the district court, except in Boston, where it is a Municipal Court function.

Massachusetts District Courts: Contact information for all Massachusetts District Courts.

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles
Address: PO Box 199100, Boston, MA 02119-9100
Phone: (617)351-4500
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Massachusetts Highway Department: The official site for the Massachusetts Highway Department.

Massachusetts Division of Insurance: The official site for the Massachusetts Division of Insurance.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: The official site for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a division of the United States Department of Transportation.

Traffic Safety Facts: Alcohol-Related Fatalities in 2006 (NHTSA): Alcohol-related fatality statistics for the year 2006, compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Traffic Safety Facts: 2006 Overview (NHTSA): Traffic accident injury and fatality statistics for the year 2006, compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Massachusetts Highway Crash Statistics: Government crash statistics for the period 2002-2004.

Massachusetts Car Accident Statutes: Massachusetts Statutes Online: Link to Massachusetts codes online.

Massachusetts Auto Accident and Personal Injury Laws: Annotated Laws of Massachusetts, ch. 260, § 1 et seq. (Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury); 90 Annotated Laws of Massachusetts, §34J (Insurance Requirements); Annotated Laws of Massachusetts, Part 1, Title 15, Ch. 93A, Section 9 (consumer complaints), Part 3, Title 1, Ch. 214, Sections 1A, 2; Ch. 218, Sections 21-25 (Small Claims Limits).