| Read Time: 2 minutes | Personal Injury

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...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 3 minutes | Personal Injury

Most Popular Personal Injury Lawyers in California

Before hiring an attorney, many people conduct their own research on the most popular personal injury lawyer in their area. After all, the most popular personal injury lawyer might also fit the mold of the most successful personal injury lawyer. However, if you attempted this kind of research, you probably realized relatively quickly that a lot of attorneys advertise...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes | Personal Injury

Brain and Head Injury Settlements in California

A brain injury after a car accident can cause lifelong disabilities and even death. Unfortunately, head injuries cause nearly 30% of injury deaths in the US. Moreover, the effects of head injuries after car accidents are long-lasting. A single head injury—even at a young age—can “lead to dementia later on in life.”  After car accidents, medical bills pile up,...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes | Personal Injury

3 Most Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries

Motorcyclists are four times more likely to be injured in motorcycle accidents than people in a car. Even more shocking, motorcyclists are 29 times more likely to die in a fatal motorcycle crash. Wells Call Injury Lawyers are trained and experienced personal injury attorneys. Contact us today if a motorcycle accident injured you or a loved one. We can...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 3 minutes | Personal Injury

Should You Choose a Remote Personal Injury Lawyer in California?

Many of us are spending more time at home; however, this doesn’t mean we still don’t face the risk of injury in our everyday lives. When you suffer an unexpected injury, you may wonder whether you can still receive the qualified representation you need from a lawyer offering a free consultation online or over the phone. A remote personal...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes | Personal Injury

How to Choose an Affordable Personal Injury Lawyer in Fairfield, CA

If you suffered injuries in an accident due to someone else’s negligence or willful misconduct, California law allows you to pursue just compensation for your losses. No one ever expects a bad accident to happen to them. However, when an accident occurs, it can leave you reeling. You and your family may be left in an uncertain financial situation...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes | Personal Injury

What Is the Difference Between Negligence and Gross Negligence in California?

Negligence is a legal concept that is the cornerstone of personal injury lawsuits. California law also recognizes gross negligence, which is related but not the same. If you have a personal injury case, it is important to understand the differences between gross negligence vs. negligence and how that distinction can affect your legal claim.  What Is Negligence? Negligence, in...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes | Personal Injury

How Do You Calculate Loss of Enjoyment of Life in a Personal Injury Case?

Personal injury cases allow accident victims to recover a variety of different damages. When many think of damages in a personal injury lawsuit, tangible accident-related costs come to mind. For example, medical expenses, lost wages, and decreased earning capacity may come to mind. However, non-economic damages often make up a sizeable portion of a damages award. At Wells Call...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes | Personal Injury

What Is the Statute of Limitations for Brain Injuries in California?

While any accident has the potential to seriously change your life, few types of accidents are as serious as those involving brain injuries. However, brain injuries are unusual in that accident victims may not immediately realize they’ve suffered a serious injury. Often, traumatic brain injury symptoms take weeks, months, or even longer to develop. Complicating this delayed manifestation of...

Continue Reading

| Read Time: 2 minutes | Car Accident

Steps to Take After a Pedestrian Accident

As a pedestrian, you never plan to get hit by a car. So you probably have notthought about what to do after a pedestrian accident. However, the moments after a pedestrian-car accident are critical, both to your health as well as your ability to hold the at-fault party accountable. Thus, if you’ve been involved in an auto-pedestrian accident, it...

Continue Reading