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Bulging Disc Settlements in California

A bulging disc can cause a number of different issues, including neck pain, back pain, and numbness in your limbs. Anyone who has suffered a back or neck injury knows how inconvenient and uncomfortable they can be. Thus, a bulging disc often impacts not only your physical wellbeing but your mental well-being as well.  Luckily, if you suffered a...

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Average Settlements for Shoulder Injuries After a Car Accident in California

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately 5,250,837 police-reported car accidents occurred throughout the United States in 2020 alone. NHTSA also reported that approximately 2,282,015 suffered injuries in these accidents.  If you suffered injuries in a car accident, you are not alone. In fact, every single day in 2020, an average of 6,235 people suffered injuries...

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What Is Proximate Cause in California Personal Injury Law?

In California, many personal injury claims hinge on proving that one party was negligent and that their negligence caused the victim’s damages. A party acts negligently when they fail to act as a reasonably prudent person would under the same or similar circumstances. However, even if you can show that a party acted unreasonably, you still need to prove...

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Can I Sue for an Impaction Fracture in a Car Accident?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) completed a 2020 traffic report that showed approximately 5,250,837 police-reported accidents throughout the U.S. during the year. In these accidents, approximately 2,282,015 people suffered injuries. This might seem like a large number of injuries and that is because it is. For each day in 2020, approximately 6,235 people suffered injuries in a...

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Brother of Pedestrian Hit by Car of Placer County CEO Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Rocklin, CA (July 11, 2022) – Earlier this month, the brother of Anthony Williams, a young pedestrian who died after being hit by a car earlier this year, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Placer County CEO Todd Leopold with the help of Attorney Stephen Schofield. The incident occurred on March 19 at around 8 PM near the intersection...

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Wells Call Injury Lawyers Help Obtain Settlement for Client For Much More Than the Insurance Company’s Policy Limits

Wells Call Injury Lawyers recently helped a client obtain a settlement for much more than the insurance company’s policy limits, and the insurance company agreed to pay it.  Normally, a person’s insurance policy limits are the maximum amount that a person can recover for their injuries. In California, the automobile policy limits are extremely low. The minimum required by...

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Walmart Slip And Fall Settlement Amounts

Walmart is one of the largest retail stores in the nation. In the state of California alone, there are about 300 Walmart stores throughout the state. With Walmart’s popularity and the amount of foot traffic going in and out of its stores, Walmart does not always do everything it should to prevent injuries in its stores. Luckily, Californians have...

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What Is the Average Settlement for a Pedestrian Hit by a Car?

Realistically, there is no average settlement amount. For a pedestrian hit by a car, this may be difficult to hear. But keep in mind that your case is largely dependent on its own unique circumstances. There are several factors that affect the value of a settlement, including: The extent of your injuries; Comparative fault; and Insurance coverage. Since there...

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I Suffered a Herniated Disc After a Car Accident in California: How Much is My Case Worth?

Car accidents are common throughout the United States. In Richmond, California, alone, there were 561 car accidents that caused fatalities and injuries in 2019. Likewise, Fairfield saw 563 car accidents causing fatalities and injuries in that same year.  Most California car accidents are minor, causing only small bruises or cuts. But car accidents have the potential to cause severe...

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5 Common Types of Head Injuries from a Car Accident in California

Seeking medical attention after a California car accident is critical to help identify and address injuries as soon as possible. Symptoms of a car accident head injury can appear hours, days, or even weeks after the accident. After a car accident, head injury symptoms might easily be explained away as a natural byproduct of being in an accident. After...

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