Category Archives: Motor Vehicle Accident

Fatal San Francisco Motorcycle Crash

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CHP officers had two out of three lanes closed on Interstate 80 after a fatal motorcycle crash on Thursday. Sept 29th around 6:30 a.m. on a westbound lane near Redwood Parkway in Vallejo a motorcyclist lost control, flipped the bike and crashed with an 18 wheeler. The truck involved in the accident had Texas license plates […]

What Happens if I am at Fault in a Car Accident?

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As a lawyer, I often get asked the question of what would someone do if they are at fault in a car accident? A few responses are outlined, and my hope is that you are not involved in any accidents, but in the essence of preparation, it is recommended that this article be shared with […]

What are the most common causes of car accidents in California?

The causes of car accidents in California vary widely, from driver distraction to dangerous or reckless driving. Read on to learn more about the most common causes of car accidents in California: Reckless or dangerous driving: Many people use the speed limit as a minimum, not a maximum. Traveling at an unsafe speed was the […]

Does Banning Cell Phones Make Roads Safer?

Let’s face it: driving is dangerous. In an attempt to make our roads safer, many states have cracked down on the use of cell phones while driving. California State and Cell Phone California is one of those states. Ever since July 2008, the state of California has banned the use of handheld cell phones, texting […]

Fatal Car Accident Wreaked Havoc on LA Highway

Last month, Los Angeles commuters had to sit through gruesome traffic after a fatal car accident on 5 Freeway. A portion of 5 and 710 freeways were closed after a Dodge Magnum crashed into temporary bridge supports that are in place while the overpass to 710 Freeway is being widened, according to LA Times. Steel […]

Can You Text 911 in California?

The emergency service response system for the United States, 911, has been working with cellphone companies over the past few years to implement the ability to text “911” in the event of any kind of car accident, truck accident, motorcycle accident or another kind of emergency. Being able to text 911 in an emergency could […]

Demanding Punitive Damages: What are the Requirements?

In the course of any California personal injury claim, the issue of damages must be addressed to the satisfaction of the court. Without proving an actual loss, the court will not even hear a personal injury or wrongful death claim. The plaintiff seeks remuneration, or economic restoration, in the form of compensatory damages. These type […]

More Americans Choosing to Buckle Up

It’s rather simple: you get in your car or truck, take a seat, and before even turning the key, you buckle up. Seat belts can save your life in the event of a car accident, and they are such an easy way to keep yourself and your passengers safe. Still, many seem to feel that […]