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Pedestrian Hit by Car

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A pedestrian hit by a car usually suffers from catastrophic injuries such as broken bones and damage to the brain and spine.  With many drivers distracted by cell phones and in-car technology, simply crossing the street can be very dangerous.  California law protects pedestrians both inside and outside of crosswalks. Pedestrian Safety Laws Crosswalks and […]

Distracted Driving

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The dangers and risks of distracted driving go beyond the law The National Safety Council estimates that close to 3,000 people die each year on U.S. roads as a result of distracted driving. Talking or texting on the phone is recognized by the California Office of Traffic Safety as one of the most common causes […]

7 Practical Steps for Handling Your Disputed Liability Auto Accident Case

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If you were injured in an auto accident and dispute the liability, you probably have a lot of questions about what to do next.  Here are a few practical steps you can take to protect your legal rights: Take photos of the accident and all vehicles involved; Call the police and obtain a police report; […]

Auto Accident Injury Next Steps

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If you were injured in an auto accident, you probably have a lot of questions about what to do next.  Here are a few practical steps you can take to protect your legal rights: Take photos of the accident and all vehicles involved. Call the police and obtain a police report. Record the ID of […]

What To Do If You Were Injured in a Hit-and-Run Accident

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A hit and run occurs when a driver gets in an accident and leaves the scene without stopping to share legal identification and exchange insurance information. Identifying a hit-and-run driver typically requires a thorough investigation of the accident and may require obtaining witness statements, obtaining video footage from nearby security cameras, and doing investigative work […]