May 28, 2021
What to Do After a Bicycle Accident?
The last thing any person expects is that they will sustain an accident when they head out on their bicycle. Unfortunately, bicycling comes with many risks, regardless of the age of the cyclist. Here, we want to discuss the steps that should be taken immediately following a bicycle accident as well as in the days… read more
May 20, 2021
What is a “No-Contact” Motorcycle Accident?
The last thing any motorcyclist expects is that they will be involved in an accident when they get on the roadway. However, any person who has driven a motorcycle knows that there are risks. Often, these risks come from other drivers. In some circumstances, a motorcycle can crash even if another driver does not make… read more
May 12, 2021
Differences Between Contributory and Comparative Negligence
Injuries occur all the time in California and throughout the US. In some cases, injuries are caused by the careless or negligent actions of others, and victims are able to recover compensation for their losses. However, there are times when liability for an injury is not so clear. Sometimes, more than one party shares fault… read more
May 3, 2021
California Bicycle Helmet Laws
To wear a helmet or not to wear a helmet? That is the question that many bicyclists ask themselves on a regular basis. Whether you are new to the cycling world, are a veteran bicyclist, or a parent wondering how to keep your child safe, helmets are bound to come up in discussion fairly regularly…. read more
April 28, 2021
What are the 4 Types of Distractions When Driving?
Distracted driving is incredibly dangerous. Despite fairly stringent laws in California related to distracted driving, this type of behavior still causes plenty of accidents that lead to significant injuries and property damage. Here, we want to discuss the four types of distractions that drivers encounter on the roadway. It is important to understand these common… read more
April 20, 2021
Seatbelt Injuries in a Car Accident
If there is one mantra that we have all heard over and over again throughout the years, it is that seatbelts save lives. This is true, and we have plenty of statistics from independent and government sources that back this statement up. However, this does not necessarily mean that a person will walk away from… read more
April 13, 2021
Questions for Car Accident Witnesses
If you or somebody you care about has ever been involved in a car accident, then you likely understand the importance of speaking to witnesses after the incident occurs. In order to determine liability for a car accident claim, insurance carriers and attorneys will use various types of evidence. Eyewitness statements are one type of… read more
April 6, 2021
How Does Comparative Negligence Affect a Personal Injury Case?
If you or somebody you care about sustains an injury caused by the actions of another individual, business, or entity, there is a good chance you will be able to recover compensation for your losses. However, securing this compensation can be challenging, particularly if the other party says you had a major part in the… read more
March 28, 2021
Differences between Traumatic Brain Injury and an Acquired Brain Injury
Any type of brain injury can be devastating for the victim. However, there are various types of brain injuries that can be challenging to properly understand. The phrases “traumatic brain injury” and “acquired brain injury” are used often. These two terms have different meanings and it’s important to understand what type of situation you may… read more
March 23, 2021
Common Delayed Injuries After a Car Accident
When most people think of vehicle accident injuries, they think of visibly traumatic ones such as broken arms, lacerations, contusions, etc. However, there are many injuries that can occur due to the mechanism of a vehicle accident that do not have immediate signs and symptoms. These types of delayed injuries can be particularly devastating because… read more