Category: Car Accidents

How Is Liability Determined in a Ridesharing Accident?

Car Accidents | May 5, 2023

Accidents involving Uber, Lyft, or any other type of rideshare service can be confusing for those who sustain injuries and property damage. This is particularly true when it comes to determining liability for the incident. Here, we want to discuss how liability gets determined after a rideshare accident in California. We strongly encourage any injury…

Read More

Does a Ticket Affect My Car Accident Claim?

Car Accidents | December 14, 2022

Yes, receiving a ticket could affect your car accident claim, particularly if the citation revolves around placing some of the blame for the incident on you. However, that does not necessarily mean that you will recover no compensation at all. Here, we want to review how a citation could affect your car accident claim as…

Read More

How to Find Out If Someone Has Car Insurance

Car Accidents | October 24, 2022

California law mandates that all vehicle owners carry insurance to ensure that there is someone to pay expenses in the aftermath of an accident. State law requires that all drivers carry at least $15,000 of bodily injury liability coverage per person and $30,000 of bodily injury coverage per incident. Additionally, drivers must carry $5,000 in…

Read More

What Is a DOT-Recordable Accident?

Car Accidents,truck accidents | May 20, 2022

Accidents involving semi-trucks and other commercial vehicles can result in massive property damage and serious injuries. When a collision between traditional passenger vehicles and larger commercial trucks occurs, there will certainly be an investigation by law enforcement officials and insurance carriers. However, commercial truck accidents also involve other reporting requirements, as these are “DOT-recordable” incidents….

Read More

Can I Recover Damages for Whiplash?

Car Accidents,compensation,injuries | May 16, 2022

Whiplash is one of the most common injuries that individuals sustain when a vehicle accident occurs. Even though this injury is most commonly associated with rear-end accidents, it can occur in any type of vehicle accident. If you or somebody you love has sustained whiplash in a vehicle accident caused by the negligence of another…

Read More

What Should I Ask Car Accident Witnesses?

Car Accidents | May 13, 2022

If you or somebody you care about has been involved in a vehicle accident that caused property damage or injuries, you should be able to recover compensation. However, a successful personal injury claim after a vehicle accident revolves around gathering evidence. One key piece of evidence could be eyewitness statements. Here, we want to discuss…

Read More

California Car Insurance Laws

Car Accidents,Laws | May 11, 2022

Most individuals know that they have to carry insurance on their vehicles at all times in order to remain legal on California roadways. However, what type of insurance do you need? How much insurance is required? Do you have to carry uninsured motorist coverage? Here, we want to examine California car insurance laws so that…

Read More