The Most Dangerous Intersections in Santa Ana

Driving is always a risk, but some intersections are riskier than others. Traffic accidents are a serious public safety issue everywhere, but statistics show that more accidents happen on certain roads and at certain intersections. You can’t prevent every traffic accident, but it helps to be forewarned of possible dangers by learning which intersections are… read more

Answers to FAQs Regarding Bus Accidents

Bus accidents almost always make headlines because of the number of injuries that such accidents can cause. Passengers expect to be safe when traveling in commercial vehicles or commuting on city buses. Parents trust that their children will not be harmed while riding on school buses. We all expect a high regard for safety from… read more

Dealing With a Drunk Driver at the Scene of an Accident

Whether a simple fender-bender or a serious collision, a car accident is typically a traumatic and chaotic experience. The difficulties encountered while navigating the post-accident scene can be exacerbated, however, if the collision was caused by a drunk driver. It’s not an unusual situation. In Santa Ana, almost 10 percent of accidents that caused injuries… read more

How to Prove Another Driver Hit Your Car

Every person who gets behind the wheel of a car has a duty to share our highways responsibly. All drivers are required to drive in a safe manner, obey the rules of the road, and be aware of road conditions. This, however, doesn’t always happen. In Santa Ana alone, traffic accidents injured or killed 898… read more

What Must I Prove to Win My Car Accident Lawsuit in California?

According to California’s Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), more than 20,000 traffic accidents that caused injury or death occurred in Orange County in 2018, and more than 15,000 occurred in Riverside County in that same year. In Santa Ana, 898 victims were injured or killed, and about 10 percent of the time alcohol was involved…. read more

Who is Liable if I Sustain an Injury or Property Damage in a Car Accident?

If you were in a car accident, the negligent driver who crashes into your car is usually liable for your injury-related damages. However, you must first prove that he or she caused the accident. This challenge begins at the accident scene, where post-accident emotions may cause you to lose focus. Following your accident, you should… read more

What You Need to Know to Help You Avoid a Winter Car Accident in Orange County

While the coming winter months will likely mean cooler temperatures, baked goods, and time indoors with the family, it may also bring with it heavy rains that can make it dangerous to drive on Orange County’s highways. This makes it important that drivers do not become complacent when driving in the rain this winter, as… read more

What Does the Law Consider a Hit and Run in California?

It is easy to get confused when driving on unfamiliar roadways. Those who are driving late at night and get slightly disoriented could potentially damage a mailbox or fence. In these instances, the driver could be facing a misdemeanor charge of hit and run. During 2018, more than 1,100 hit and run accidents took place… read more

Back and Neck Injuries From Rear-End Collisions in Orange County and Inland Empire

When someone rear-ends your car during a collision, your body’s response is immediate but often unpredictable. During even a minor impact, your neck moves with an unnatural flexion-hyperextension motion. This sudden whip-like movement sometimes triggers a series of physical reactions commonly known as whiplash. If a heavy truck or a speeding vehicle strikes you in… read more

Suing a Bus Company for a Loved One’s Wrongful Death

Our Orange County Personal Injury Lawyers dedicate themselves to one result: serving those who are injured or aggrieved due to legal conflicts in the Orange County region of California. Aitken * Aitken * Cohn benefit from a national reputation of high-quality experience and aggressive representation for our clients. Our firm has obtained substantial recoveries on… read more