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When Should You Call the Police After a Car Accident?

Calling the Police After a Car Accident If you have been in a car accident, one of the first things you should do is decide whether or not the police should be called. Many states don’t require that the police be called unless the damages exceed a certain dollar amount, or someone has been injured […]

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What if You Get Hit While Jaywalking?

Getting Hit While Jaywalking Both pedestrians and motor vehicle drivers are accountable for their actions and must follow the rules of the road. Unfortunately, the fault for a motor vehicle-pedestrian accident isn’t always clear. Nonetheless, when pedestrians are hit by a motor vehicle, the damage to them is often much greater than it is to […]

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Proving Negligence in a Car Accident

How To Prove Negligence in a Car Accident Claim One of the major causes of car accidents is driver negligence. Drivers have a legal obligation and duty to stay alert, obey traffic laws, and use common sense. When drivers fail to uphold their legal obligation and duty, they can cause serious injuries to people and […]

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What Happens if Your Uber Driver Gets into an Accident?

Getting in a Car Accident with an Uber Driver – What to do. The ridesharing company Uber provides up to $1 million of underinsured and uninsured motorist coverage to cover its passengers, regardless of who is at-fault in an accident. If an Uber passenger is injured in an accident, the passenger should follow a set […]

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Who Is Responsible If You’re Injured by Road Debris?

You’ve been injured by some road debris, but who can you blame? An otherwise quiet day of driving can turn tragic when you encounter road debris. Items such as shredded truck tires, scrap metal, tree branches, scrap wood or lumber, or crates of fruit can suddenly fall off of a truck and appear in the […]

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Most Dangerous Streets in Los Angeles for Cyclists

Cyclists BEWARE! The Most Dangerous Streets in LA According to a 2014 report by the Governors Highway Safety Association, California has the highest rate of cyclist deaths. Los Angeles and other large cities in California play a large part in that statistic. Heavy traffic and congested roads make it difficult for automobile drivers and cyclists […]

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What Forms Do You Need to Fill Out After a Car Accident?

Proper Forms Needed After A Car Accident Unless you have been in a car accident, you are probably not aware of the many things that need to be done after an accident. There are forms to be filled out, people to talk to, and decisions to be made. Being prepared ahead of time, and having […]

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What to Do Following an Accident with a Drunk Driver

Post Drunk Driving Accident – What to do. Automobile accidents that involve drunk drivers are often more devastating than other vehicle accidents.  Intoxicated or drunk drivers typically have less control of their vehicles, and often hit other vehicles and pedestrians at speeds greater than those of sober drivers. If you are involved in an accident, […]

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Settling Your Car Accident Fast Vs Going To Court

Settling an Injury Claim VS. Going to Court After you have been injured in a car accident, you have to decide whether to take your injury claim to a jury or settle outside of court. It can be a difficult decision to make, and one that is based on your own circumstances. Before making any […]

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Get a Second Opinion and the Right Lawyer for Your Car Accident

Getting a Second Opinion After a Car Accident When you are injured in a car accident, it is important to consult with a personal injury lawyer who can help you understand your legal rights and help you obtain appreciable monetary damages for your injuries. Many personal injury lawyers offer a free consultation, so it can’t […]

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