A deposition in a car accident case is a formal statement you provide concerning the details of the crash. During a deposition, you will answer questions under an oath of honesty. This formal statement is a way to get your account of the car accident on record. If you are unfamiliar with this process, then
From rear-end collisions to side-impact crashes, California car accidents can cause significant injury and damages. As a result, you may find yourself struggling to afford medical treatment and vehicle damage repairs. Fortunately, if the other driver is to blame, then you can file a claim with his or her insurance company to collect damages. However,
Slips, Trips, Falls, and Dangerous Conditions: What are Your Rights when you are injured on Someone Else’s Property?
Nobody wants to live in a world where we constantly have to be on the lookout for hazards. We want to be able to go shopping without having to worry about getting hurt by some hidden danger. We want to go out to eat without worrying about whether or not there is something on the
Distracted driving is on the rise. While smartphones, on-board infotainment systems and GPS devices are designed to make your life simpler, they often make it harder for you to maintain your focus on the road. These distractions have become a part of everyday driving. Still, despite all of this knowledge, drivers continue to drive distracted.
When you’re in a car accident, it’s understandable if your state of shock affects your decision-making process after the accident. You might forget to collect the other driver’s information, neglect to seek medical help for your injuries, or not even consider calling the police to file a police report. These decisions, however, are essential steps
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that car accidents are responsible for more than two million injuries in the US each year. Although some car accidents result in minor injuries that resolve without much effort, others can devastate the lives of survivors and their families. Survivors may require long hospital stays, rehabilitation services and
Car accidents are notorious for causing immediate and noticeable injuries. Broken bones, burns, lacerations and spinal cord injuries are all possible outcomes after a crash. However, car accidents can also have delayed symptoms that may take hours or days to materialize. Common delayed injuries after a car accident include: Internal bleeding: The blunt force trauma
There are a number of reasons why people file personal injury lawsuits in our state - car accidents, truck crashes, medical malpractice, construction accidents, assault, and accidents on properties are some common examples. However, you also can file a wrongful death lawsuit if the actions of a negligent or reckless party took the life of
With the holiday season upon us, people will be back on the roads traveling to visit family. More vehicles on the road could mean an increase in car crashes. Follow these tips to better protect yourself from a car crash: Tip #1: Be Prepared Map out your trip: Looking up the best route for your trip
Black Friday is regarded as the first traditional day of the holiday shopping season and stores use that to their advantage. However, it is also historically a dangerous day. If stores do not have solid safety plans in place, overcrowding can become hazardous. If you plan to participate in Black Friday shopping this year, be