GM and Volkswagen Recalls

  Automobile recalls have been in the news a lot lately, and unfortunately this blog post is no exception. GM and Volkswagen have recently issued several recalls in the latest development of faulty vehicle equipment, totaling more than 1.1 vehicles combined. Photo: Jochen Lübke/dpa   Volkswagen Recall Volkswagen released a statement on February [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:30-07:00March 17th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Who is Covered by Workers’ Compensation in California?

Workers' compensation is a highly technical business, particularly in California. There are very fine lines between what injuries are and are not covered, and who is eligible to receive benefits. If you have been hurt on the job and/or denied workers’ comp benefits, it’s important to know your rights.   Here we’ll discuss how employees [...]

By |2015-05-21T15:26:58-07:00February 16th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

What to Do in a Hit and Run Accident

A traffic accident is never a good thing. A traffic accident where the other driver is at fault and then leaves the scene is definitely worse, and is also a crime. Hit and run accidents can leave you feeling angry, confused, and unsure of what to do. However, there are steps you can take to [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:30-07:00November 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Street Smarts: 7 Tips for Pedestrian Safety

Every day, 460 pedestrians are injured in traffic-related incidents. In the next hour, possibly while you are reading this, 1 pedestrian will be killed in a traffic-related incident. While motorists must always be on the lookout for pedestrians and do their part to maintain safe roadways by staying alert and in control, pedestrians should practice safe [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:31-07:00September 2nd, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Personal Injury Cases By the Numbers

"Personal injury" is a legal term that refers to an injury of the body, mind, or emotions caused by the negligence of another person. Other areas of personal injury cases can include workers compensation, slip & fall accidents, defective products, work injuries, car accidents, motorcycle accidents, and more. If you believe that you've been a [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:31-07:00August 4th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

5 Tips for Preventing Bicycling Accidents

Cycling can be an enjoyable and beneficial pastime. There’s a certain freedom and freewheeling feeling about strapping on your helmet and pumping the pedals. However, cycling is not without its dangers. On average, over 700 cyclists are killed and over 45,000 cyclists are injured each and every year in incidents involving motor vehicles. Here are [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:31-07:00June 30th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

5 Tips for Motorcycle Safety

Motorcycles are a great way to get around town. With low gas mileage and high maneuverability, they can really improve your out-of-pocket expenses, save you time, and eliminate the headache of trying to find a parking spot. However, these small vehicles can also be dangerous if you don’t have the right knowledge or gear. Motorcycles [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:31-07:00May 19th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Injury Prevention: Dog Bites

California law holds dog owners responsible for dog bite attacks. Adding a yellow ribbon to fearful or aggressive dogs is one way that dog owners can indicate that an animal should be given space in public.   If you or a loved one was injured by a dog running loose, a dog at the park [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:31-07:00May 5th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

How to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents

The exhilaration of riding a motorcycle is dizzying: just man and machine hugging the curves of the road, zooming past cars stagnant in traffic. When a collision brings the ride to a stop however, the fun is hardly worth it. The best way to handle a motorcycle accident is to never have one in the [...]

By |2016-12-27T10:15:32-07:00July 3rd, 2013|Blog|0 Comments