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Paying Medical Bills in a Car Accident in California Overview

You may wonder, who pays medical bills in a car accident in California? In this article, we’ll go over who pays the medical bill, how your own insurance may cover the cost, what you need to file a lawsuit, and other questions you may have. Unfortunately, care for injuries suffered in a California car accident could be extremely expensive....

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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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Settlement Value of Rear-End Car Accidents in California

When we think of rear-end car accidents, we might picture a violent high-speed crash where a car is completely smashed with serious injuries to the occupants. Or we might think of a minor fender-bender. Some crashes are bigger than others, and some injuries are much worse than others. However, the amount of damage you see on a vehicle does...

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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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Was Your Car Accident Caused by a Mechanical Failure? Here Is What to Know

Have you been injured in a car accident caused by a mechanical failure, not driver error? You may be facing mounting medical bills, lost wages, and emotional distress, all through no fault of your own. You must retain an attorney who understands these accidents and the unique challenges they present while fighting for the compensation you deserve. Don’t let a car accident...

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Broken Leg Settlement Compensation

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported economic costs of $65,815 for a moderate crash injury to the lower extremity, including a broken leg. With a severe injury, the costs increase to $406,593. If you’re searching for the average settlement for a broken leg, the personal injury attorneys at Wells Call Injury Attorneys can help. Contact us today to...

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How Much Do Car Accident Lawyers Charge in California?

If you were in a car accident that was caused by someone else, you are entitled to compensation. You should not have to be financially responsible for the negligence of another driver. Driver error is the leading cause of car accidents in California. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, in 2019, there were  2,740,000 car accidents in the U.S....

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What Is the Timeframe for Reporting an Uber Accident in California?

Uber is one of the most popular ridesharing companies in the world. Its mission is to make movement accessible to everyone. And now Uber is more than just ridesharing. Their drivers can deliver groceries and restaurant food as well.  But Uber vehicles are not immune to accidents on the roadways. If you or a loved one were in an...

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How Much Compensation Can You Recover for Loss of Limb After a Car Accident?

Losing a limb is a life-changing experience, even with so many new advancements in modern medicine and prosthetics. An artificial limb will never grant the same mobility you were born with. Though there is no legal remedy that can undo the suffering you have endured, you may be entitled to compensation for loss of limb.  If you were injured...

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