Olympic gold medalist severs spine in ATV accident

injuries | June 17, 2014

Just last month we discussed how All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) have been involved in many serious and fatal accidents in recent years, yet they still remain very popular in California and neighboring states. A couple of weeks later, it was reported that a six-time Olympic gold medalist severed her spine in an ATV accident, which…

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Are minicars safe?

Car Accidents,Our Blog | June 16, 2014

Over the past several years, many California residents have opted for small, subcompact vehicles in effort to save money on rising gas costs and to reduce their carbon footprints. While these individuals may feel proud of their commitment to being frugal and environmentally-conscious, they could end up paying the price in the event of a…

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Nap Nanny responsible for death of sixth baby

Injuries to Children,Our Blog | June 13, 2014

Months ago, we published an article warning parents about a dangerous baby product called the Nap Nanny. We reported that late in December, the Consumer Product Safety Commission determined that the Nap Nanny baby recliners were defective and four national retailers subsequently recalled more than 150,000 products. After receiving reports of infant deaths, near deaths…

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Actor-comedian involved in fatal tractor-trailer accident

Our Blog | June 10, 2014

Many California residents who enjoyed watching comedian and actor Tracy Morgan on shows like Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock received unsettling news over the weekend when they learned that Morgan had been in a serious car accident. Morgan was on his way home from a comedy show with friends and colleagues early Saturday when…

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California bus with children on board is rear-ended

Car Accidents,Our Blog | June 6, 2014

A car in Sacramento, California, rear-ended a school bus that had children on board. Fortunately, none of those children was injured. The driver of the bus and the driver of the red sedan that was involved both sustained minor injuries, and they were taken from the scene of the accident. The car accident happened on…

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