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Who is Liable in a Commercial Truck Accident?

If you are injured in a commercial truck accident, determining who is at fault can be complex. Commercial trucking operations involve multiple parties, each responsible for different aspects which could make them liable in an accident. It is important…

How Understaffed Nursing Homes Increase the Risk of Abuse and Neglect

Nursing homes are legally required to maintain adequate staff for the heath and safety of all residents. Unfortunately, understaffing in nursing homes is a very serious problem across the country. This can create a stressful work environment where nursing…

The Arnold Law Firm is Collecting Toys for Tots Donations

The Arnold Law Firm is proud to be an official drop-off location for the Marine Toys for Tots Program. Help us bring cheer to local children in need by donating a new, unwrapped toy at our office located at 865 Howe Avenue in Sacramento during business…

Paradise Camp Fire Victims Searching for Information, Answers

The Arnold Law Firm has spent the past few days stunned by reports of the immense devastation that record-breaking Paradise Camp Fire has wreaked upon our neighboring Butte County. We have many clients, colleagues, friends, and loved ones whose lives…

Tips for Driving Safely at Night

Nighttime driving conditions can be dangerous because visibility is substantially impacted by reduced light. Driving in the dark increases car accidents, due to difficulty judging distances, reduced depth perception and temporary blindness from headlight…

The Danger of Defective or Malfunctioning Parts on Commercial Trucks

Many truck accidents are caused by the driver's negligence. However, there are also a significant number of accidents caused by defective parts on a commercial truck, from fuel tanks to lighting. Below, learn more about some of the most common defective…

How Wearing a Motorcycle Helmet Can Help You Stay Safe

Riding a motorcycle can be dangerous, but there are things you can do to reduce the risk of an accident or serious injury. One of the most important precautions is to obey California state law and always wear a motorcycle helmet when you ride, but did…

What is California's Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Lawsuits?

There is a limited amount of time to pursue a personal injury lawsuit as defined by California's statute of limitations. If you have been injured in an accident, you should contact an attorney as soon as possible to determine how much time you have to…

Compensation for a California Unpaid Wage Claim

Has your employer failed to pay you the wages you are entitled? You may be able to file a lawsuit or a claim with the California Labor Commissioner to recover what you are owed. You may also be entitled to other forms of compensation because your employer…

Accidents Waiting to Happen: Shared Bikes and Scooters

It has been a summer of sharing – bikes and scooters, that is. Nine hundred shiny, red Jump Bikes with electric motors are zipping around the streets of downtown Sacramento, West Sacramento, and Davis. South Lake Tahoe has an army of bright green LimeBikes…

Common Parking Lot Car Accidents and How to Prevent Them

When people think about car accidents, they often imagine multi-car pileups on the highway or rear-end accidents at intersections. However, there is another place where accidents frequently occur: parking lots. Drivers are often reckless in parking lots,…

Arnold Law Firm Investigating Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Kellog's Honey Smacks Cereal

On July 12, 2018, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced an outbreak of Salmonella linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal.  Salmonella is a dangerous bacteria that can cause illness, hospitalization, and even death. Federal…