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Vehicle Recalls or Defects and Serious Injury

It seems that not a day passes without an alert on the news of a car or motorcycle recall or defective car or motorcycle equipment. Not only are they inconvenient to you as a consumer but they can ...
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Bad driving habits that result in vehicle crashes

Californians live to drive. Designed and maintained to support a car driving culture, California’s roads and highways include automobiles, trucks, buses and motorcycles. Almost everyone drives ...
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Single Vehicle Motorcycle Claims Are the Most Common Cause of Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycling is becoming increasingly popular each and every day. California is a very big state with many long, scenic roadways – what person could turn down the opportunity to cruise along the ...
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The Most Common Places Where Slip and Fall Accidents Occur

Nothing can eliminate any remaining drop of coolness from you like tripping in public! As Ellen DeGeneres explains in her stand up comedy skit, Here and Now, after we trip we go into a state of denial ...
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Safer Cars Decreasing Collision Fatalities

Car accidents occur on a daily basis. According to the California Highway Patrol, car accidents injured 226,544 people in 2012, with 2,758 collisions resulting in fatalities. Although this may seem ...
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Why You Need an Expert Truck Accident Attorney

As an experienced truck accident attorney, we recommend that if you have been involved in a truck accident you seek legal representation right away. According to a report from the National Highway ...
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California Product Liability Basics

Product liability cases are based on the principle that if a person is injured by a defective product that is dangerous or unsafe, the person should be able to bring a cause of action against the ...
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Driving While Texting in California - It's Not Worth It

In 2011, at least 23% of car accidents involved cell phones -- that equates to 1.3 million crashes. According to the California Office of Traffic Safety, in 2012, 3,328 people were killed and 421,000 ...
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Brain Injuries and Car Accidents

After a car accident, the first question everyone asks is, “Is everyone all right?” People check for obvious injuries – Is anyone bleeding? Is everyone conscious? Can everyone move ...
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The Basics - Brain Injuries at Birth

Brain injuries that occur during birth can be a result of many circumstances and errors. Two of the main events that cause brain injuries in newborns either during or shortly after birth are reduced ...
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The Scoop on Black Boxes From a Car Accident Lawyer

As a car accident lawyer, we work with a lot of clients that have been injured in a car or truck accident and need legal representation. We can make sure that your rights are protected and that you ...
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Spinal Cord Injury Basics

The U.S. National Library of Medicine – National Institute of Health – defines the human spinal cord as a bundle of nerves that runs down the middle of the spine and carries signals ...
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Rear-End Collisions

Rear end collisions occur when the front end of one vehicle collides with the rear end of another. This type of vehicle accident is a common occurrence on the road in California. In 2011, there were ...
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Is Medical Marijuana Safe to Use and Drive? The Answer From an Injury Lawyer

As a local injury lawyer, we are asked questions regarding both medical and recreational marijuana and its effect on a persons’ ability to drive. With various states legalizing the drug and ...
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The Right Way to Yield the "Right-of-Way" and Avoid Costly Sanctions

“Right-of-way” is the privilege of the immediate use of a roadway. See Vehicle Code section 525. “Right-of-way” rules are a way of establishing a practical basis for basic ...
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Can I Work With an Auto Accident Attorney If I Am Uninsured?

As an auto accident attorney, most of our clients have auto insurance, and we highly recommend it. Driving without insurance puts you at risk since if you hit someone, and they sue, you will have no ...
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An Attorney Can Help If You've Been in a Multi-Car Collision

If you have been in a car accident, call an attorney. We can help to make sure that you receive the compensation you deserve to pay for your injuries and any damage that was done to your vehicle. It ...
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Reasonableness in Slip and Fall Cases

People aren’t always as careful as they should be. Often times, the carelessness of some can pose serious risks to others. When those risks lead to injuries, which then lead to hospital bills, ...
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Unique Laws Applicable to Motorcycles

California offers some of the most beautiful roadside scenery for its motorcyclists. It’s not shocking that so many of our own state citizens and so many motorcycle enthusiasts from all over the ...
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A Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help if You Suddenly Lost Control of Your Vehicle

If you were in an accident, call a personal injury lawyer. We will review your case, discuss the details and how to best proceed. In any accident, it is important to identify who is to blame so that ...
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Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

There is a reason why people display bumper stickers reminding others to “Watch for Motorcycles,” and why mothers don’t want their children to get motorcycles: motorcycle accidents ...
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The Relationship Between Your Injury Attorney and Doctor

As a local injury attorney, I work with a lot of clients that have been hurt in a car accident, slip and fall accident, while shopping in a store, etc. Unfortunately, it is all too common to become ...
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Hiring Responsible Truck Drivers

Truck drivers are entrusted to safely control the transport of massive loads of goods across significant portions of the country within a specified timeframe. Unfortunately, truck driving is not ...
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Can an Injury Lawyer Help If I Was Partially to Blame for My Accident?

As a California injury lawyer, people often ask if we would take their case if they had something to do with the accident happening in the first place. This is a complicated question because we take ...
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Truck Accident Liability -Different Parties That May Play a Role in Trucking Accidents

Car and truck accident cases are complex. But you may not realize just how much more complex truck accident cases can be. One of the major reasons for the heightened complexity of truck accident cases ...
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