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15 11, 2019

What Are Common Delayed Injury Symptoms After a Car Accident?

By |2019-11-13T13:36:21-07:00November 15th, 2019|Car Accident|

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

13 09, 2019

3 Tips to Avoid a Holiday Car Crash

By |2019-09-13T13:53:18-07:00September 13th, 2019|Car Accident|

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

14 08, 2018

What to Do When the Other Driver Isn’t Insured

By |2019-08-27T09:32:29-07:00August 14th, 2018|Car Accident|

If you’re in a car accident with another motorist that is uninsured or underinsured, it may create even more hassle. Being knowledgeable about car insurance policies can help you to ensure that you receive the proper compensation for your damages. Uninsured Coverage If you happen to have an accident with an uninsured driver, you’ll have

15 04, 2018

What Should or Shouldn’t I Do After a Car Accident?

By |2019-08-20T20:19:43-07:00April 15th, 2018|Car Accident|

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

13 12, 2017

Do I Need an Attorney If I’m Injured in a Car Accident?

By |2019-08-22T20:51:44-07:00December 13th, 2017|Car Accident|

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

14 08, 2017

Auto Accident Liability: Lane Changing

By |2019-08-22T20:56:24-07:00August 14th, 2017|Car Accident|

Accidents are horrible enough, however, not knowing the rules around an accident is even worse. Lane changing is among the most common causes of auto accidents on the road. Especially on highways and multilane roads, high-speed limits and more cars are prone to getting in accidents. With the rising responsibilities and risks of drivers on

3 11, 2016

Cell Phone Related Car Accidents

By |2019-08-20T20:19:44-07:00November 3rd, 2016|Car Accident|

The cause of an accident will determine who is held liable. If the driver that caused the accident was talking on a cell phone or texting, they will likely have difficulty defending their case.They may also face additional penalties. California has laws related to distracted driving which impose limitations on the use of cell phones

4 04, 2016

Injured in an Uber Car Accident?

By |2019-08-22T20:56:35-07:00April 4th, 2016|Car Accident|

If you are injured in an Uber car accident you probably have a lot of questions. Who is liable? Can I sue Uber? Can I sue the driver? These are all good questions. Ridesharing has become increasing popular over the past few years. With so many people utilizing ridesharing service like Uber, there have been

14 01, 2016

Do You Have Enough Insurance?

By |2019-08-22T20:56:50-07:00January 14th, 2016|Car Accident|

Being in an automobile crash is a terrible experience. It is even worse when there is not enough insurance to pay for all your injuries and suffering. At the Barnett, Bennett, & Scott LLP, we have dealt with countless people who have been involved in auto collisions. Many times, accident victims can’t get all of

4 11, 2015

Picking the Right Auto Insurance

By |2019-08-23T14:39:38-07:00November 4th, 2015|Car Accident|

Being in an automobile collision is often one of the worst experiences a person goes through. This experience is even worse when there is not enough insurance to pay for all of the injuries and suffering that result from the crash. At the Barnett, Bennett, & Scott LLP, we have dealt with thousands of people