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When is an Accident Really a Products Liability Case?

Successful business man John Doe took his family to a recreational sand dune area for some summer fun with their utility task vehicles (UTVs). With one son riding as a passenger and another following behind in a second UTV, John’s vehicle rolled forward…

Hiring an Experienced Attorney is Essential

Just days before his 24th birthday, California resident John Doe’s young life was irreversibly shattered while performing seasonal work in North Dakota. John was riding as a passenger in his supervisor’s vehicle when a commercial tanker truck collided…

How Safety Regulations Can Affect Your Truck Accident Case

One way to prove negligence in a truck accident is to establish that the driver or another entity violated California trucking industry regulations in a variety of areas, such as drug and alcohol testing, weight limits or securing cargo. If you or a…

Finding a Skilled Personal Injury Attorney for Your Case

If you were injured in an accident, you may have thought about pursuing a personal injury claim or lawsuit. However, you may be unsure of how to find the right personal injury lawyer for your situation.  Below are tips on finding a qualified attorney…

Donation Drive to Benefit the Wildlife Care Association of Sacramento

All week long, Arnold Law Firm is having a donation drive to benefit the Wildlife Care Association of Sacramento. This organization is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and release of local wildlife. The donation drive ends on Friday at close of…

Can Passengers Get Compensation for Car Crash Injuries?

When a car accident occurs, we typically think of the driver filing a claim and receiving compensation for injuries, but the driver of a vehicle is not the only one who may be harmed in an accident. Passengers can also suffer severe injuries. Passengers…

100 Deadliest Days of Summer

Road-safety experts call the time between Memorial Day and Labor Day the “100 deadliest days of summer” due to the increased number of accidents that occur during this time period. More teen drivers are on the road in the summer, because of school break,…

Is a 25 Percent Fee a Good Deal?

Before you hire an attorney, it is important to understand the cost of legal services and what those fees will cover. Not all attorney fee contracts are the same. Before you sign, read the agreement carefully and ask questions until you are confident…

What You Need to Know About Sideswipe Collisions

Sideswipe collisions occur when two vehicles make contact that are next to one another and are moving in the same direction. Sideswipe accidents tend to occur at higher speeds and can cause more severe injuries than rear-end or turning collisions. If…

California Senate Bill Penalizes Distracted Driving

California lawmakers are taking distracted driving seriously by pushing Senate Bill SB 1030 toward law. The measure would add one driving-record point if a driver is found handling a mobile device while driving. The bill has passed the Senate and is…

Workplace Sexual Harassment in the Post-Weinstein Era: Radio Broadcast

San Francisco radio station KALW featured Arnold Law Firm attorney Matthew Vandall on a recent broadcast of "Your Legal Rights," where host Jeffrey Hayden interviewed Vandall and attorney Kelly Armstrong of The Armstrong Law Firm to discuss sexual harassment…

Do Drivers Have to Report Car Accidents in California?

After a car accident, California motorists are required to report the collision under certain conditions. Drivers must know what agencies to report to in order to satisfy the state’s requirement. State Reporting Requirements Most car accidents in California…