How to Prevent a Dog Bite Accident

We live in a society that harbors a great many pet pooches. The dog ownership trend is only increasing, and the number of dog bites is increasing as well. In 2013, the number of claims against owners for dog bites increased six percent.   When a pup gets out of line, a dog bite claim [...]

By | 2016-12-27T10:15:30+00:00 February 13th, 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+00:00 November 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Statute of Limitations California

3 Things You Need to Know About the Legal Side of Car Accidents There are a lot of factors to consider when you find yourself in a car accident. First things first: you’re grateful to be ok. Second, you want to be sure to get the contact information of the other parties involved, call the [...]

By | 2016-12-27T10:15:30+00:00 October 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+00:00 August 4th, 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+00:00 May 5th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

A Recent Beauty Salon Case

At the Law Offices of Philip Cohen, our personal injury attorney recently settled a case for a young woman who suffered serious facial burns as a result of the negligence of a cosmetologist during the course of a facial treatment, and the misuse and unsafe exfoliation, with excessive application of glycolic acid.  This woman suffered [...]

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

Why Consult a Personal Injury Lawyer in San Diego?

People often see TV commercials offering the services of a personal injury lawyer in San Diego. From the basic information that they can glean from these spots, it would seem that only people that are severely injured in auto accidents should seek help. The fact is that this kind of specialty law firm will usually [...]

By | 2016-12-27T10:15:32+00:00 April 15th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments