Who Is Liable If I Am Severely Injured Due to Inadequate Road Shoulders?

In most car accident cases, the injured party will have to prove that the other driver’s negligence caused the car accident. However, who is liable if bodily injury was caused by poor road conditions? Proving liability will be important if you wish to be compensated for your injury costs. Make sure to contact an attorney [...]

May 21st, 2018|Car Accident|0 Comments

Bicycle Accidents: Do I Still Have a Claim If I Wasn’t Wearing a Helmet?

When a cyclist is struck by a vehicle, he or she could sustain severe injuries that could be costly. The injured cyclist may file a claim in order to be awarded compensation to pay for medical costs. To receive the proper compensation, the injured party may have to prove that they did not share liability [...]

May 7th, 2018|Bicycle Accidents|0 Comments

Who is Liable if Poor Road Conditions Cause Me to Crash My Car and Get Hurt?

On an almost daily basis, California drivers are dealing with pot holes, missing guardrails, and other poor road conditions. These road conditions can lead to a car accident. People injured in the accident will seek compensation for their injuries and, as lawsuits begin to be filed, these types of car accidents can get very complicated [...]

April 21st, 2018|Car Accident|0 Comments

What Do I Do If I’ve Been Hit by a Car at an Intersection?

Let’s say you’re on a walk and decide to cross an intersection using the nearest crosswalk. Suddenly, an impatient driver decides they don’t want to wait for the light and rushes to cross, hitting you in the process. Victims of these pedestrian accidents usually sustain injuries ranging from mild scrapes to broken bones and in [...]

April 7th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Common Myths About Wrongful Death Claims

When a loved one dies due to someone else’s negligence, surviving family could be compensated for damages. These can include loss of support or companionship, loss of income, or funeral expenses. If you’re filing a wrongful death claim, you might have heard of a few common myths that may affect your claim. Here are a [...]

March 30th, 2018|Wrongful Death|0 Comments

What are “Pain and Suffering Damages” and How Are They Calculated?

A key component to most personal injury cases are pain and suffering damages. These damages are covered by monetary value rather than prison time, since personal injuries are considered civil and not criminal cases. If you’re filing a personal injury case and are unsure if your pain and suffering will be compensated, here’s a little [...]

March 15th, 2018|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Protecting Yourself Against Money Transfer Scams

Scammers come up with all sorts of schemes to trick people out of their hard-earned money. Money transfer scams have been so prevalent that recently, Western Union came under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission for neglecting to protect their customers against scams. Western Union ended up agreeing to refund over $500 million back to [...]

February 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Largest Automotive Recall Continues

The death of a man in Baton Rouge, Louisiana due to a defective air bag marks the 20th fatality linked to the Takata air bag recall. According to the Fox News report, the air bag upon deploying sprayed shrapnel and fatally injured the driver. When the driver’s Honda was inspected, it was found that an [...]

February 15th, 2018|Automobile Defects, Takata Air Bag|0 Comments

When Is Reporting Child Abuse a Hospital’s Responsibility?

When a baby boy showed up at Sutter Amador Hospital with two broken ribs, a broken clavicle and a spinal injury, child protective services were contacted. The boy was removed from the care of his biological parents and grandparents and entered into foster care. However, this case of suspected child abuse resulted in the boy’s paralysis. Worse yet, [...]

January 20th, 2018|Medical Negligence|0 Comments

Who Will Be Responsible for Driverless Car Crashes?

The future is almost here, and in that future, your car could be driving you places instead of the other way around. Autonomous vehicles have been billed as the solution to many automotive safety problems, and yet there are still many concerns that must be addressed before these vehicles can be loosed on the road. One [...]

January 12th, 2018|Automobile Defects|0 Comments