Hybrid and Electric Car Accidents

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Environmental concerns make hybrid and electric cars seem like wonderful vehicle options. Drivers also appreciate the improved gas mileage and fair safety ratings for electric/hybrid cars in California. Unfortunately, hybrid and electric cars have potential hidden dangers to them. These vehicles pose a substantially increased risk of accidents and death to pedestrians and rescuers. Parties […]

Car Accident Lawyers and Why You Need Them

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Don’t let the negative stereotypes fool you or any other roomers and articles on Internet. Lawyers are the best way to put an end to your car accident woes and get the recover with compensation you deserve. More specifically, here are the 7 top reasons to hire an attorney after an accident. 1. Attorney Fees […]

Car Accidents and Causes

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety reports that approximately 3,000 California residents die in car accidents each year. Drivers need to understand what the most common car accident causes are and how to avoid these situations. Here are 6 driving mistakes that lead to the most accidents: 1. Speeding Ten years ago, nearly 150,000 California […]

Tire Blowouts and Car Accident Claims

Tire Blowout Car Accident Claims

Tire blowouts are not car accident hazards that should be taken lightly. In 2014, the NHTSA reported approximately 78,000 accidents caused by tire blowouts and 400 related deaths. Sadly, many of these accidents could have been avoided if the drivers had followed common safety precautions. Preventable Causes of Tire Blowouts A sharp object in the […]

California Hit and Run Accidents

Hit and Run Accident

In California, a hit and run accident can be a felony charge. Under California Vehicle Code Section 20001, someone involved in a traffic accident in which another person is hurt or killed is required to perform certain actions. A hit and run is possibly the most terrifying of accidents. Injuries and vehicle damage may have occurred, […]

10 Items to Bring to a Personal Injury Consultation

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When meeting with a personal injury attorney from Drake Law Firm for the first time, you will need to have several items ready. A list of items to bring to a personal injury consultation with our attorney. Personal Injury Attorney Consultation Bringing all the necessary documents to the first consultation helps your attorney understand the […]

Santa Rosa Man Was Killed After Hitting a Traffic Light Pole

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According to Santa Rosa Police, Daniel Olivera-Pineda pronounced dead on the scene. The crash occurred at the early hours of Thursday at intersection of Stony Point Road and West Third Street. The driver was alone in a Plymouth Voyager minivan when the wreck occurred and no other vehicles were involved in this accident. The driver […]

Minor Injury in a Rollover Crash on Russian Hill

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Minor injuries in a rollover car crash on Van Ness Avenue and Greenwich Street this afternoon. According to San Francisco police and fire, minor injuries were suffered by the driver as the car rolled over. The San Francisco Fire Department Tweeted a photo and urged to stay away from the area. As you can see […]

San Jose man died Wednesday after crashing a rented Ferrari

Car Crash San Jose

A San Jose resident died on Wednesday after crashing into a tree on Highway 84 near Peninsula Hills. A 46-year-old man lost control of the Ferrari around a bend in the road just west of Skyline Boulevard. According to CHP officer. The car was a rented Ferrari which rolled down over 100 feet into an […]

Head-On Crash On Highway 99 Kills 2

A late night car crash around 11 p.m. on Sunday killed 2 on Highway 99. According to Highway Patrol, Honda driven by a 21-year-old driving wrong way going south on the freeway crashed into a Toyata Land Cruiser. Both the passenger and the driver of the Honda died on the scene. The driver of the […]