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What Are the Benefits of Hiring a Car Accident Attorney?

A car accident can negatively impact the lives of victims and their families. Sorting out medical care, time off work and property damage can feel burdensome, especially if you do not know where to start to pursue compensation for these damages. If you…

10 Safety Tips for Driving Around Trucks

Driving around commercial trucks can be dangerous, so always take extra precautions. The risk of an accident increases with these vehicles because they have larger blind spots, cannot maneuver as easily, and take longer to stop compared to passenger vehicles. 1.…

6 Types of Back Injuries from Car Accidents

Back injuries resulting from car accidents often require extensive, costly medical treatment. These injuries can also leave you with long-lasting pain and suffering. There are several types of back injuries that commonly result from a vehicle collision. 1.…

Why Road Rage is Dangerous and How to Handle Aggressive Drivers

Road rage is an increasingly common problem in California and across the nation. More than 80 percent of drivers admitted to experiencing anger or road rage at least once in the past year, according to a July 2016 study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic…

Several New Traffic Laws Take Effect in California Next Year

The new year brings new driving laws in the state of California. These laws not only affect what you can do while on the road, but also the fees you pay to operate a motor vehicle. See the list below to find out what you need to know about these laws.  What…

AAA: 90 Percent of Seniors Fail to Make Vehicle Adjustments to Improve Safety

Senior citizens can make simple, inexpensive modifications to their cars to help them overcome aging-related visual and physical impairments that can increase their risk of an accident. Unfortunately, the majority of seniors are failing to make these…

The Dangers of Speeding

Many drivers exceed the speed limit when driving. This common occurrence is very dangerous to others, because it increases the risk of an accident that could result in severe injuries or death. The car accident attorneys of the Arnold Law Firm may be…

What Are the Most Common Car Accident Injuries?

Car accidents can cause a wide variety of injuries, but certain areas of the body are more commonly affected. Below are some of the injuries that frequently impact our motor vehicle accident clients at the Arnold Law Firm. Head Injuries Many types of…

Reduce the Risk of a Pedestrian Accident

Walking is a great way to get exercise and enjoy the outdoors. However, if you plan to walk where there are cars nearby, you need to take extra precautions to protect yourself. There is nothing to shield you from a collision with a car, which could cause…

Are You Being Sexually Harassed at Work?

Recently, sexual harassment has received extensive media coverage as high-profile politicians, actors, producers and business leaders have come under scrutiny for sexual misconduct in workplace settings. Many people have come forward recounting unwanted…

Motorcycle Laws in California

Motorcyclists in California must follow the same laws that apply to drivers of standard passenger vehicles. The state also has specific laws that apply only to motorcyclists. These rules are meant to protect motorcyclists, as well as others that share…

How Can Hours of Service Regulations Affect Your Truck Accident Case?

One of the most common causes of truck accidents is fatigued or drowsy driving. Commercial truck drivers face intense pressure from their employers to meet tight deadlines, pushing them to drive when they are over-tired. When our truck accident lawyers…