Car Accident Sends Construction Worker Down 20 Foot Hole

Car accidents happen all the time in and around Anaheim. However, a recent crash in the city sent one construction worker plummeting down a 20-foot hole at a job site. At the Compass Law Group, our knowledgeable and experienced team understands that each car crash is different. If you or a loved one are injured…

Worst Times To Drive

America runs on coffee and cars. Our society loves people getting their own cars. We make big events about it. For example, when you buy a car some places slap a big bow on top of the hood to share in on the celebration. People choose cars as carefully as they choose partners. They have…

April Is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

There is no April fools day when it comes to distracted driving safety. Santa Clarita is very serious about educating others about distracted driving. April is the month where law enforcement will be sure to enforce the importance of learning to drive free from distractions. Our Car Crash Lawyers at Compass Law Group, PC is 100%…

Head-On Crash In Anaheim Causes Fatalities And Injuries

Just before 9 p.m. on March 3, there were five people who had no clue that their lives were about to change. On Cerritos Avenue, between Dallas Drive and Whitegate Road, two vehicles slammed into each other in a head-on collision. One man was killed and four others were severely injured as a result. Right…

Multi-car Fatality in Santa Clarita

Having one car hit you is scary, but having two is scarier. Experiencing a car accident is traumatizing. Even if you are just the observer. When you are hit by a car there are so many unknowns. You aren’t sure the property damage or how the car will respond in driving after it was hit….

Impaired Driving Leads To Two Death

Have you ever heard the phrase “it is not a right, it’s a privilege”? This phrase is applicable to driving. It is not a state obligation to give you a driving license. You have to study hard for a driver’s license in order to pass a series of tests. The phrase is typically told to…

Dead Twice After Car Runs Red Light

Car accidents are no fun. Whatever you had planned for that day is out the window because all your time is now focused on getting your car to the shop or maybe yourself to a hospital. Car accidents are so frequent in California that one happens every 1.2 minutes. Injuries from an accident can range…

Suspected Drunk Driver Arrested After Two People Killed

On January 1, a 30-year-old man was arrested after an accident that left two people dead. Police say they suspect that the man was intoxicated when he caused a multi-vehicle collision on the Garden Grove Freeway. The incident killed a 9year-old girl and her 33-year-old mother. Authorities say that the driver in a BMW was…

Santa Clarita Man Out Of ICU After Violent Accident

We want to bring you this story because it highlights some positive progress in a tragic story. A Santa Clarita father, Rich Ellyson, has been moved out of the ICU unit at the hospital. He has been there since sustaining life-threatening injuries in a September 30 crash that sent both him and his daughter to…

School Principal Charged With Murder In DUI Crash

We are now learning that the Palmdale accident that took the life of 29-year-old Jessica Ordaz was likely caused by a drunk driver. Police have arrested Mary Noel Kruppe, the principal at a local elementary school. She has been charged with murder in connection with the crash, according to the LA County District Attorney’s Office….