A California-based trucking company and one of its drivers could be found responsible for a deadly bus crash that occurred on a New Mexico highway. The accident resulted in eight fatalities and 25 injuries, including three young children. A Greyhound bus carrying 50 people was driving along Interstate 40 when a semi-trailer traveling in the … Continue reading Could This California Trucking Company Be Liable for a Bus Accident?
A rollover accident occurs when a vehicle turns over on its roof or side as a result of a severe collision on the road. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), only head-on crashes can cause more severe injuries. Rollover car accidents make up about 29 percent of all light vehicle fatalities from … Continue reading What Kinds of Injuries Can I Sustain from a Rollover Car Accident?
A mother and her 11-year old daughter visiting from Arizona were seriously injured while riding a motorized scooter in Santa Barbara. The accident happened shortly after the San Diego City Council voted against an emergency law that would have prohibited these scooters on California boardwalks. This accident is one out of many recent motorized scooter … Continue reading How Can I Avoid Serious Injuries While Riding a Motorized Scooter?
Summer is the deadliest time of year to drive on the highway. The highest fatality rates of the year occur during July and August because of several factors. These factors include an increased amount of vacation travelers, inexperienced teenagers and drunk drivers on the roads. If you and your family are planning to hit the … Continue reading How Can I Avoid a Serious Car Accident During My Family Road Trip?
Millions of California families own a dog or multiple dogs, which means that the possibility of a dog attack is also quite common. Different states have different laws when it comes to dog bites and how liability for these attacks is determined. In California, there are very unique laws that every dog owner should know … Continue reading What Is California’s Dog Bite Statute?
Slip and fall accidents can occur on someone else’s property, and these accidents can result in unfortunate injuries. When an injury is sustained on another person’s property, it can be confusing trying to determine if the property owner was liable or if it was your own fault. However, there are some key ways that you … Continue reading How Do I Prove Fault in a Slip and Fall Accident?
Car accidents are one of the main causes of serious personal injuries, and they can result in a wide range of harmful consequences for anyone involved in the incident. When law enforcement is contacted after an accident, the police officer will document and categorize the accident. To know which type of car crash the incident … Continue reading What Are the Different Types of Car Accidents?
If you have unfortunately suffered injuries from a car accident, slip and fall incident, or any other type of accident, you’re probably facing a lot of questions about your near future. If your injuries were serious, you are probably considering filing a lawsuit. It’s expected to have the concern: “what is my case actually worth?” … Continue reading Is it Worth Filing a Lawsuit for My Injury?
Millions of people ride public transportation every day, and it’s the number one source of transportation for many people in cities and large towns. Here are some general safety tips to know the next time you’re a public transportation passenger. If You’re Riding on a Bus: Be mindful when you’re waiting at a bus … Continue reading How to Be Safe While Riding Public Transportation
Our education system in America has come a long way with child abuse in the classroom. You’ve probably heard stories from elderly people sharing their times in school with the paddle and teachers having ruthless disciplinary rules and rants. Times have definitely changed, and laws have been enacted to disallow this blatant abuse from schoolteacher … Continue reading How to Spot Signs of Child Abuse at School