Certain dogs may not be welcoming at first or ever. How can one tell?
A bite can be preventable.
In practice since 1999, our firm has earned million-dollar verdicts and settlements in cases ranging
Certain dogs may not be welcoming at first or ever. How can one tell?
A bite can be preventable.
Knowing how to handle the aftermath of an accident can help victims ensure their safety.
Learn how to stay prepared.
It is a motorist’s duty to consider the road conditions and drive accordingly.
Reasons beyond the posted speed limit.
Who can seek damages?
3 things to consider.
Can a brain injury change your personality?
A car accident can leave you dealing with any number of issues, but one of the worst is a catastrophic injury. One such example is any kind of trauma to the brain. A traumatic brain injury or TBI may leave you with lingering effects, including permanent changes in your behavior. What is a TBI? A
Do you have a case for a dog bite injury?
Dogs are widely accepted as members of the family, but they can also be a serious threat. Dog bites can be fatal or may cause severe injuries. If you experience a dog bite, you should understand your legal rights. There are a few elements to consider to determine if you have a case. California is
Spinal cord injuries: the basics
Auto accidents, falls, assaults and numerous other incidents may cause serious injuries, including spinal cord injuries. According to the World Health Organization, 90% of the global incidence of spinal cord injuries involves traumatic causes. This type of serious back trauma may have life-changing....
These 3 body parts are most susceptible to dog bites
If you plan to visit close friends or relatives during the holidays, there is a good chance you will be in a home with at least one dog. After all, according to Pawlicy Insurance Services, dogs are present in roughly 40% of California households. Even if you are familiar with a dog, you must underst...
Important factors in a slip and fall lawsuit
According to the National Flooring Safety Institute, 8 million people visit emergency rooms as a result of slips and falls. This type of accident also accounts for 12% of total falls annually. In some cases, slip-and-fall accidents are no one’s fault. In others, they can be the result of a propert...
The dangers of speeding
Too many Orange County motorists treat speed limits as a suggestion -- or a challenge. Speeding is a huge public safety problem, especially on the highway. Most people who habitually exceed the speed limit insist they are in control of their vehicle. But the facts prove otherwise. The National Highw...
How big of a danger is speeding?
When limits are ignored.
Let us represent you while you recover
Severely injured victims have a lot to deal with, including finding the appropriate medical providers, paying for them, holding the negligent parties accountable and dealing with insurance. Sometimes, it means dealing with multiple insurance companies, multiple people within those companies, as well...
Boy, age 8, suffers a dog bite at a California daycare center
If you have children or are around children a lot, you may have gotten a dog whose breed is recognized as being “family friendly” and good with kids. Still, dogs of any breed—even seemingly friendly ones—can lash out and bite, as one recent incident shows. California boy bitten by Labrador r...
What are my options after unfair insurance claims practices?
The reality of bad faith is that you may not even know that you are being treated unfairly by a car insurance company after a motor vehicle accident. After all, with backlogs, supply chain issues and worker shortages, how long is too long? Why? Keep in mind that every insurance company has a financi...
Driver recklessness believed to be causing rise in fatal crashes
Across California, people who take to the road in any capacity – as drivers, passengers, bicyclists or pedestrians – are fully aware of the dangerous ways in which drivers are behaving. That includes speeding, texting and driving, driving under the influence and general recklessness. This is not...
A car crash often means big changes.
3 common treatments.
Know the facts about truck accidents https://bit.ly/3dkGBcj
California’s roads are filled with a wide variety of motor vehicles, including cars, buses and trucks. Truck accident injuries are typically more serious than injuries from other types of motor vehicles because of the large size and weight of trucks. Truck accidents have increased in recent years ...
Car accidents are a leading cause of traumatic amputations https://bit.ly/3JozKec
Motor vehicle accidents can be traumatic, especially when they result in a life-altering injury, such as amputation. Traumatic amputation is the loss of a body part as the result of a sudden event, such as a car crash. These injuries usually have a significant impact on a person's life. Reattaching....
Three considerations before settling your car accident claim https://bit.ly/3b8NkWe
Are you struggling to figure out how to get by following a serious car accident? If so, then you may be wondering if pursuing legal action is a good idea if your accident was caused by someone else’s negligence. The simple answer is “yes.” A legal claim may be the only way to find accountabili...
Retail workers are susceptible to slip-and-fall accidents https://bit.ly/3uIccuC
California retail workers are used to being on their feet all day. Most retail jobs involve a lot of movement, such as walking around the store or up and down stairs, climbing, bending or stretching to reach something. All this movement increases the chance of a slip and fall accident. The retail en...
It doesn't take much for a frustrated driver to create a perilous situation.
Here's what to watch out for.
Big rig driver killed when rig is rear-ended https://bit.ly/3njHgNc
Semi-trailer trucks appear to possess an immunity from injury and damage if they are struck by another vehicle. However, a recent collision on the Artesia (91) Freeway in Long Beach offers proof that this theory is not infallible. The accident According to officers of the California Highway Patrol,....
The signs of traumatic brain injuries https://bit.ly/3zqLwBx
After any accident, whether it is a slip and fall, car accident, truck accident, etc., there is a chance of serious injuries. These serious injuries include traumatic brain injuries. Unfortunately, TBIs often go unnoticed and undiagnosed because TBIs are internal injuries, often, not visible to the....
How does road rage lead to accidents? https://bit.ly/3t2exQ8
Dealing with a variety of people on a daily basis while driving can seem overwhelming at first. In particular, a stressed or frustrated driver may cause a crash as you travel. Recognizing the signs of road rage is one way to prevent a serious accident, especially if you are on a crowded road or high...
Protect yourself after a truck crash https://bit.ly/3LO4QeP
Large trucks constitute only 4% of the 268 million vehicles on American roads. But approximately one in 10 highway fatalities are attributed to these vehicles. Knowing what actions you should take after a truck crash is a matter of safety and can help protect your legal rights. Size matters Before c...
Do you have legal options after a dog bite injury? https://bit.ly/3N7Sorm
Millions of Americans have dogs, and most dog owners probably never think that their animal might bite and hurt someone. However, the fact is that dog bite injuries are actually quite common. If you have suffered a dog bite injury, do you have legal options? Well, in most cases, unless the dog owner...
Helping you recover compensation following a California dog bite https://bit.ly/3xYEVh5
While dogs are deemed man’s best friend, that does not mean they are a friend to all. Although dogs are domesticated and owned by individuals to maintain as a pet, they are still an animal and can be unpredictable. As such, a dog bite could suddenly occur, resulting in an unsuspecting victim suffe...
Some construction accidents are eligible for personal injury claims.
Contractors and property owners could be liable.
Proper care would prevent many spinal cord injuries https://bit.ly/3uFKejm
Most Orange County residents probably know that spinal cord injuries are devastating both for the victim and the victim’s loved ones. In all but the rarest cases, a spinal cord injury will leave a person with some permanent mobility problems. Many cases end with a person being paralyzed. The most ...
Filing a personal injury claim after a construction injury https://bit.ly/3IJR9fi
If you work in construction, you know how complicated and potentially dangerous work sites can be. In addition to working with heavy machinery, electricity or tall scaffolding, you may interact with
What to do after a car accident https://bit.ly/36s4ZWh
Car accidents are a daily occurrence on California's many busy roads and highways. Anyone who has been involved in a car accident knows it can be a terrifying experience, with victims experiencin
Pursuing compensation for serious injuries in a lawsuit https://bit.ly/35UfNwc
Thousands of personal injury lawsuits are filed in California each year. Most people are probably familiar with these types of lawsuits when they arise from motor vehicle accidents. But, that is just
Rise in fatal auto accidents sparks call to action https://bit.ly/35ukIUm
In Orange County and the surrounding areas, the streets are constantly busy. People commute back and forth to work, enjoy the agreeable weather for exercise and do their daily tasks using the roads as
Even beloved pets are capable of causing severe injuries.
The risks of infection can be high.
Sleep apnea and the trucking industry https://bit.ly/3LGYHCm
Every motorist knows that an accident can happen anytime and anywhere. So you do your best to drive safely, to keep yourself and your family out of danger. But some drivers can be inherently more
How to treat a dog bite and reasons for doing so https://bit.ly/3GqwyLG
Dog bites can be nasty. Medical complications are possible every time an animal chomps down on flesh. Its status as a pet is irrelevant. The American Pet Products Association counts more than 63
Your spinal cord injury may cost you millions in long-term care https://bit.ly/3gi8EHy
Spinal cord injuries can be devastating to California victims because their reach can be so vast. The spinal cord is a bundle of nerves encased in the spinal column, and the spinal cord connects the
Preparing for retailers' slip-and-fall defenses in California https://bit.ly/3fBXb5q
If you have been seriously injured in a slip-and-fall accident at a retail store, you and your attorney may decide that filing a premises liability lawsuit against the retailer responsible for your
Tips for living with a disabling injury https://bit.ly/3zuHnKX
If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident and is now struggling to cope with a disability, then you're probably worried about what the future has in store for you. While it may look
When an injury prevents you from working, a legal claim can address that financial challenge.
Compensation may be available for lost wages.
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