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How is Liability for a U-Turn Accident Determined?

A U-turn is one of the most dangerous maneuvers one can make in traffic. When making a U-turn, drivers must ensure the road is clear. Heavy traffic and miscalculation can result in a serious accident. Determining who is liable for a U-turn crash may be complicated since there are several factors to consider. Our Sacramento-area […]

What Are the Risks if I Accept a Cash Offer From an At-Fault Driver?

A driver who causes a crash may offer you money at the scene of the accident in hopes that you will not file a claim against the driver’s insurance company or get the police involved. There are various reasons why someone may not want either of these entities involved and usually, none of them are […]

Can I File a Compensation Claim for a Low-Impact Collision?

Many car accidents can leave a lasting impact on the people involved, no matter how minor they may seem. That is why it is important to discuss your crash with a licensed attorney. Even low-impact crashes can cause significant injuries and you may be eligible to seek compensation for damages you suffer. The insurance company […]

Recovering Compensation for Accidents with Moving Trucks

California roads have been populated with a lot more moving trucks in recent times, significantly increasing the chances of collisions between these trucks and passenger vehicles. Crashes involving large box trucks, often used by movers, can be extremely dangerous due to their size and weight. Call our car crash lawyers in Sacramento today to learn […]

Who May Be Liable for an Auto Accident Caused by Poor Road Conditions?

Most accidents are caused by negligent drivers, but poor road conditions may also cause some car wrecks. If you were hurt in a crash caused by bad road conditions, there are several parties who may be held financially liable for your damages. You may be able to pursue compensation from these entities. Call our Sacramento […]

Can a Vehicle’s Black Box Be Used as Evidence in an Accident Claim?

Nearly all new vehicles manufactured since 2014 have a black box built into their powertrain or airbag control systems. These black boxes in vehicles are very much like the ones used in airplanes and ships to determine the cause of an accident. When fault for an auto collision is contested, data from a vehicle’s black […]

Where Should I Go for Medical Attention After an Accident?

Many accident victims may not know whether they suffered an injury in an accident until a doctor diagnoses them. This may happen with a concussion or a soft-tissue injury. That is why it is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible after an accident. Seeking the right type of treatment, however, is equally […]

Can I Claim Compensation for a Neck Injury Caused by a Crash?

Many car accident victims suffer some type of neck injury. While some of these injuries may not be that bad and heal in a few days or a week, some can be quite severe and affect people for weeks or months to come. Below, we discuss the challenges of linking neck injuries to car crashes […]

Can I Recover Compensation for the Diminished Value of My Vehicle?

If your vehicle was damaged in an accident and sent off for repairs, its resale value is likely to be less than what it was before the crash. This is true even if the repair shop was able to fully restore the vehicle. You can seek compensation for the reduction in your repaired vehicle’s resale […]

Filing a Claim for a Head-On Collision in California

Head-on collisions are often some of the most fatal types of accidents that can occur. Victims of head-on collisions who do survive may be left with serious or life-altering injuries. Victims and their loved ones are often left with significant medical bills and many other damages. You have a legal right to pursue compensation for […]

What You Say After a Crash May Affect Your Claim

What you say and who you say it to after a crash are important, as your words may have an impact on the outcome of your claim. The insurance company will look for any way to discredit you to avoid paying for your damages. It would be in your best interest to speak to one […]

How Does Being Pregnant Affect a Car Accident Claim?

A car accident during pregnancy can lead to devastating outcomes. If the accident was caused by someone else’s negligent actions, an expectant mother has the legal right to pursue compensation for her and her unborn child’s damages. If you were injured while pregnant due to someone else’s negligence, let our knowledgeable auto accident lawyers in […]