Posts From March, 2021

What Are Economic Damages in a Personal Injury Case?

  • Mar 20 2021

Chances are, if you’ve been injured in a California personal injury accident, you are suffering a financial burden as a result. The best way to recover expenses and monetary losses after an injury accident is with the help of a personal injury lawyer.

Whether you were injured in a car crash, slip and fall, or other personal injury accident, you need to reach out to an experienced California personal injury attorney regarding your rights to financial compensation, including the recovery of economic damages.

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Filing a Claim for California Skull Fracture Injuries

  • Mar 16 2021

Every year, California slip and falls and car crashes result in serious injuries to victims. These injuries often include skull fractures and traumatic brain injury, requiring ongoing medical care and carrying a heavy financial burden.

If you are the victim of an injury accident, you may be entitled to much-needed compensation from the negligent party. Filing a claim for California skull fracture injuries is your best option to financially support your recovery. 

An experienced California personal injury attorney can navigate the complexities of your head injury accident case for the compensation you deserve. 

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How Can a Helmet Improve Your Survival Chances in a Motorcycle Accident?

  • Mar 12 2021

Motorcycles have long held an allure of freedom on the open roads. For many, that freedom includes resistance to wearing protective gear, including a helmet. 

However, motorcyclists are especially vulnerable to wrecks resulting in severe head injuries. Many states such as California have enacted laws requiring all riders to wear helmets as required safety equipment.

How can a helmet improve your survival chances in motorcycle accidents? California motorcycle accident attorneys outline the importance of wearing motorcycle helmets.

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How Can Truck Driver Negligence Cause a Jackknife Accident?

  • Mar 9 2021

Jackknife truck accidents are terrifying because these incidents involve a massive tractor-trailer weighing about 35,000 pounds when empty and up to 80,000 pounds when carrying cargo is out of control, potentially wiping out everything and everyone in its path. Severe injuries and fatalities are common in these extreme crashes. 

The tractor-trailer can also roll over, causing additional devastation and explosions. A California personal injury attorney can evaluate your case and explain how truck driver negligence can cause a jackknife accident.

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Ride Sharing Services May Be Driving Up Traffic Deaths

  • Mar 5 2021

Rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft are putting more cars on the road and contributing to more traffic problems as a result.

Not only do rideshare services increase traffic congestion and pollution, but recent studies have shown that ride sharing services may be driving up traffic deaths. 

While Uber and Lyft have been credited with keeping impaired drivers off the road, the increased presence of ride-hailing drivers means more cars are on the road and the risks of traffic-related deaths have increased as a result.

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What to Do After Getting Into a Rideshare Accident

  • Mar 2 2021

Recent statistics report that nearly 15 million Uber rideshares occur each day, with nearly 50,000 new Uber drivers being hired monthly to meet growing transportation demands. 

Rideshare transportation is increasingly popular among Californians. But, if a passenger gets hurt in a rideshare accident, compensation for injuries may take a complicated turn. 

You should know what to do after getting into a rideshare accident.  

California ride sharing accident attorneys outline 6 steps to take if you are involved in an Uber,

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