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How Much Does a Truck Accident Lawsuit Cost in California?

Despite our best efforts to drive safely and diligently obey traffic laws, we can still become victims of a crash caused by another’s negligence. In one of these collisions, injuries are often catastrophic and lead to lost wages, property damage, and a lengthy recovery time. The stress of this reality leads many victims to seek answers to the question,...

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What Are the Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents in California?

In 2021, approximately 5,700 trucks were involved in fatal accidents, and 117,300 were involved in accidents that resulted in injuries across the country. Truck accidents are common in California, given that the transportation logistics infrastructure accounts for one-third of the state’s economy. This includes 5,800 miles of high-volume commercial traffic on interstate and highways.  With all this traffic, it...

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California Motorcycle Laws Overview

The experienced motorcycle accident attorneys at Wells Call Injury Law believe that you should not have to go to law school to understand California motorcycle laws, but sometimes the law can be confusing, especially if you are riding through multiple states. In an effort to keep you safe, we have provided a breakdown of what you need to know. ...

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Can I Sue for Lost Wages After a Car Accident in California?

In California, there were 55,771 police-reported vehicle accidents in 2022. Of those accidents, 6,843 resulted in a fatality or a severe injury. If you were in a vehicle accident caused by the negligent behavior of another person or party, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries and other expenses that you would not have otherwise incurred.  Injuries...

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What Is Considered Reckless Driving in California?

When someone drives recklessly, they knowingly put themselves and everyone on or near the road in danger. Unlike most unintentional vehicle accidents, a reckless driver understands the risks and chooses to drive without caution.  Reckless driving has serious consequences, and drivers should be held accountable for their deliberate actions that put others in danger. If you have been injured...

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What Is the Punishment for Reckless Driving in California?

Many different behaviors can constitute reckless driving in California, such as: Law enforcement officers have wide discretion to charge a driver with reckless driving. In many cases, prosecutors add reckless driving charges on top of other criminal charges like driving under the influence (DUI).  Reckless driving punishment can include criminal penalties, costly financial penalties, and an increase in car...

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How to Obtain Your Fairfield, CA Accident Report

Car collisions can be stressful, overwhelming, and downright exhausting. Nonetheless, getting a copy of the car accident report is critical. Our California car accident attorneys are here to help you learn how to obtain a police report from a car accident in Fairfield, CA. For more details, contact our knowledgeable team at Wells Call Injury Lawyers today.  What Are...

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What Is the Average Settlement Amount for Truck Accidents in California?

Nearly 5,000 people passed away due to accidents involving large trucks in 2020. We understand that a truck accident can be disastrous for all involved. Financial compensation can help address some concerns as accident victims heal and work to put their lives back together. Our clients often ask us what California’s average semi-truck accident settlement is. While there is...

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Road Rage Vehicle Accident: How Do I Prove the Other Driver Was at Fault?

We hear too often these days about tragic injuries to innocent people after a road rage accident. You may wonder how you would show that the other driver was at fault due to their aggressive behavior. Wells Call Injury Lawyers has prepared this post about the critical components of proving negligence in this context. If you have additional questions,...

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The Difference Between Reckless Driving and Negligence in California 

Reckless driving and negligent driving are responsible for many accidents throughout California. Both driving behaviors often result in severe injuries and extensive property damage; however, they differ. If you suffered injuries in an accident, you might wonder, What is considered reckless driving or negligent driving? When someone else causes your injuries in a car accident, you deserve to recover...

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