Category: Our Blog

What are the top 3 causes of car crashes?

Motor Vehicle Accidents,Our Blog | July 5, 2018

Car accident causes vary depending on what part of the country you’re in, the time of year and local trends. However, there are some kinds of car crashes that personal injury lawyers in California tend to see over and over again. Perhaps the saddest thing about the majority of these crashes — especially when they…

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What is locked-in syndrome?

Brain Injuries,Our Blog | July 4, 2018

After some forms of brain injuries, there is a risk of locked-in syndrome (LIS). This syndrome is one that is not well understood, and it is very rare. However, people do suffer from it and should have a right to be cared for despite their inability to communicate in traditional ways. Families who have a…

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My new boyfriend wants me to ride on his motorcycle. Is it safe?

Our Blog | July 2, 2018

You met a nice guy through friends and started dating. All has gone well so far and you really think this guy could be “the one.” He wants to take you for a weekend ride on his Harley-Davidson — and you’re scared silly. You didn’t grow up around motorcycles and have heard injury statistics involving…

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The elements of a successful personal injury case

Our Blog,personal injury | June 27, 2018

When someone gets hurt in an accident that wasn’t his or her fault, the first order of business is to ensure the victim gets appropriate medical attention. The second order of business is to determine whose fault the accident was. It’s important to determine fault because — in some cases — the at-fault party might…

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Staying safe on the water: Boating safety

Our Blog,personal injury | June 25, 2018

An important part of your trip on the water should be getting to know your vessel. Before you drive any boat, you need to know that you can handle it. To make boating safer for yourself and your family, it’s a good idea to take a boating education course. Why? Statistics from the last five…

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Have you considered these driving safety tips?

Motorcycle Accidents,Our Blog | June 22, 2018

What if someone gave you a handful of driving safety tips and told you that each one would make you and your family 5 percent less likely to get into a car accident. Would you follow the tips or simply continue with your normal, riskier driving habits? Hopefully, everyone reading this blog would follow all…

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Motorcyclists can be safe and still suffer injuries in a crash

Our Blog | June 15, 2018

Motorcycle riders face unique risks when they are on the roads. For the most part, bikers and their passengers ride safely and the most significant dangers will come from cars and trucks in the lanes around them.   Whether you are new to motorcycles or have been riding for years, it never hurts to review…

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Understanding basic facts about motorcycles helps all drivers

Our Blog | June 15, 2018

Riding a motorcycle in California comes with specific safety hazards. Even though most motorcyclists are safe drivers, all bikers know the real danger is with inattentive car drivers they share the roads with. There are no real secrets to safe biking skills, but it is always a good idea to review some common sense tips…

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Treatment options for brain injuries

Brain Injuries,Our Blog | June 14, 2018

There is one certain thing about treatment options for brain injuries: They’re expensive. If you’ve suffered a serious accident that resulted in a traumatic brain injury (TBI), for example, you’re liable to spend tens of thousands of dollars for various medications, treatments, rehabilitation and therapies. In some cases, however, these treatment options will work to…

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