Rear-end collisions are some of the most commonly reported vehicle accidents in California. These accidents occur when one driver hits another vehicle from behind. These accidents can happen virtually anywhere and result from many different causes. However, driver inattention is the most commonly reported cause of rear-end collisions, and the trailing driver is almost always found to be at fault.
However, if you were recently involved in a rear-end collision, […]
Drivers often need to reverse their vehicles, and they need to use caution when operating their vehicles in reverse. Backing out of a driveway or parking space may seem like a simple matter, but the reality is that backing up is responsible for many accidents throughout California. When these accidents happen at low speeds, the drivers involved may be able to resolve the issue privately with little more than […]
The commercial trucking industry is one of the most essential parts of the California economy. Every day, thousands of communities across the state rely on commercial trucks to deliver materials, food, and other goods. The commercial trucking industry has a demanding job, and it faces strict regulations at both the state and federal levels. Therefore, trucking companies need to balance their efficiency in completing deliveries with their need to abide […]
Every driver must maintain situational awareness at all times behind the wheel, paying close attention to nearby changes in traffic patterns. Vehicle indicators like turn signals and brake lights, and the traffic signs and signals posted on most roadways all exist to help drivers anticipate the actions of other drivers nearby. In addition, drivers are expected to follow the road rules while enabling a safe and consistent traffic flow. To […]
If you sustained a serious injury in a collision due to the other driver’s careless or negligent actions, you may be entitled to pursue compensation for your damages in a personal injury claim.
There are certain steps you must take to recover compensation from the at-fault driver’s insurance company. Learn how to respond to a car accident so you have the best chance at recovering compensation and avoiding prolonged legal […]
When an individual experiences an injury, illness, or other medical condition, they expect their healthcare providers to take their concerns seriously and provide the medical treatment they need to recover. In most cases, providers are competent and compassionate professionals who strive to protect the health, safety, and well-being of their patients. However, when a healthcare provider or facility fails to accurately diagnose or treat a patient’s condition and the patient […]
No one expects a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional to cause them additional harm when they visit a facility for medical treatment, yet negligence in the healthcare field occurs all too often. Victims who experience injuries caused by healthcare providers are often left with expensive medical bills, months or years of recovery, and lost wages that make it impossible to support their families while they heal. Compared to other […]
A birth injury can be a devastating experience during what should be a joyful time for a family. If your child experienced an injury during childbirth, or if the child’s mother was injured due to negligent medical treatment during childbirth, these incidents qualify as birth injuries. Many birth injuries, especially those affecting babies, result in lifelong medical complications. If you believe a recent birth injury occurred due to the […]
Medical malpractice is responsible for thousands of injuries, illnesses, and deaths throughout the country each year. While most people trust medical professionals to provide safe and effective treatments, some medical providers fail to meet the standards of care their patients require. “Medical malpractice” is a legal term that applies to any situation where a medical professional fails to meet the standard of care a patient requires.
Every year, thousands of people throughout the United States suffer injuries because of incorrectly performed medical treatment. “Medical malpractice” is the legal term that applies to any situation where a medical provider fails to meet a patient’s standard of care. In California, an injured patient has the right to file a medical malpractice lawsuit against a doctor, nurse, anesthesiologist, or any other medical provider who has harmed them. However, […]