What Do I Do After a Motorcycle Accident?

Motorcycle accidents can be particularly devastating. While riding a motorcycle may allow for a feeling of freedom not enjoyed by those in cars, trucks, and other vehicles, they also leave riders particularly vulnerable in the event of an accident. While cars and trucks provide a structured enclosure with air bags for vehicle occupants, motorcycles lack…

What Is Gross Negligence?

Negligence plays a key role in most personal injury claims. The person whose negligent action or inaction is determined to have caused an accident resulting in injuries will be held accountable for compensating the injured party for his or her losses. More often than not, it is the insurance company for the at-fault party who…

Possible Treatment for Neck and Back Accident Injuries

Those injured in automobile accidents and other accident types frequently suffer from neck and back injuries. These kinds of injuries can range in both nature and severity, but they can all be painful and cause a great deal of discomfort. Fortunately, there are treatments available that can help alleviate the pain and other symptoms associated…

What Happens at a Personal Injury Trial

Most personal injury cases end up settling before there is any need for a lawsuit to even be filed. In fact, a claim can settle even after a lawsuit has been filed and all the way up until the end of the case. An insurance company may be even more incentivized to settle before a…

Who Can Bring a Wrongful Death Claim in California?

A wrongful death claim can arise in California in the event that a person dies as the result of the negligence or wrongful act of another person or entity. It is a civil lawsuit brought separately from any criminal proceedings that may result from the person’s death. A wrongful death claim can help the loved…

What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

A slip and fall can lead to serious injuries and immense amounts of expenses associated with those injuries. The medical bills can quickly pile up and overwhelm the injury victim. Fortunately, the law allows those injured in slip and fall accidents a way to recover compensation from the party whose negligence created the conditions for…

How to Access UM Benefits

When you are signing up for auto insurance coverage, it may be tempting to simply agree to the minimum coverage and move on without giving it further thought. It is understandable. Auto insurance can not only be complicated to try and decode, but it can also be expensive. While the minimum coverage may be your…

Why You Should Hire a Personal Injury Attorney

Being injured in an accident caused by the negligence or wrongdoing of someone else, whether it be a slip and fall, a car accident, or some other way, can be a difficult experience, to say the least. There will be the pain and frustrations associated with your injury. You may need extensive and invasive medical…

How Are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?

Did you know that the State of California allows personal injury plaintiffs to receive compensation for pain and suffering damages? It’s true. Through a personal injury claim against a negligent party responsible for causing injury, an injury victim can pursue financial awards for both economic and non-economic damages. This is because California recognizes that pain…

Broken Hip From a Slip and Fall: What to Know About Treatment

Injuries sustained in a slip and fall can be both painful and debilitating. One of the most common slip and fall injuries is a broken hip. Such a serious injury can cause lasting issues for a person as well as lead to substantial amounts of medical bills and costs associated with recovery. Here, we will…