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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 […]

Social Media Tips for Personal Injury Clients

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Anything you post on social media can have a negative impact on your settlement or verdict if you have an ongoing personal injury claim.  As such, we suggest adhering to the following social media rules until your case has been resolved: Do not discuss the case online Do not provide updates on your treatment, status […]

Electric Scooters

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The surge in popularity of electric scooters has led California and other states to draft laws governing their use. Many cities, including San Diego, have enacted local rules as well. Below are answers to some of the most common questions about electric scooter laws in San Diego Electric Scooter Laws in San Diego Where can […]

Premises Liability

California Civil Code 1714(a) places a duty of care on property owners and occupiers to keep their property in a reasonably safe condition.  This duty of care requires property owners to maintain and inspect their property, repair any potentially dangerous conditions, and/or give adequate warning of any dangerous conditions.  A property owner or occupier who […]

Distracted Driving

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The dangers and risks of distracted driving go beyond the law. The National Safety Council estimates that more than 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 […]