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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,…

Insurance Company Attempts to Deny Treatment Recommended by Doctor

Prior to late August 2016, Daisy was an active retiree who enjoyed tending to her vegetable garden and bike riding with her 10-year-old granddaughter.  On her way to pick up her granddaughter at school, Daisy was waiting for a safe moment to proceed through…

Overcoming Liability Disputes

Having an experienced legal team on your side is essential when liability is disputed. Andrew, 31, was heading to work on a balmy June afternoon. As he approached a downtown intersection, the light turned green. His motorcycle was impacted on the right…

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…

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,…

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…

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…