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What Can I Expect After a Car Accident When Dealing With My Car Insurance Carrier?

Posted on : June 8, 2020
Car Insurance Carrier: What You Need To Know The state of California requires all drivers to carry motor vehicle insurance in the case of a car or truck accident. That doesn’t mean that reporting an accident or working with insurance...

5 Things That Can Prove Your Car Accident Case

Posted on : March 8, 2020
Fresno Car Accident Lawyers
What To Know If You Have Been In A Car Accident Being the victim of a car crash is one of the most horrific and terrifying experiences. Bringing forward a car accident claim in order to get compensation for vehicle...

How Not To Ruin Your Personal Injury Case

Posted on : February 24, 2020
If you were injured in an accident and decide to pursue a personal injury lawsuit, what you do next has the potential to make or break your case. Here’s what you shouldn’t do if you don’t want to have a...

How Much Is My California Car Accident Lawsuit Worth?

Posted on : December 8, 2019
If you were injured in an accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Pursuing a lawsuit after being injured in a car accident can help you recover the costs associated with the incident. Determining the potential value of your case...

Can Car Accidents Be Caused By Different Kinds of Distracted Driving?

Posted on : October 28, 2019
Texting and driving often gets pegged as the “worst” type of distracted driving, and for good reason. It involves all four kinds of distraction behind the wheel, which makes it impossible to continue operating the vehicle safely. Here’s what you...

Do I Have Legal Recourse If I Have Been Hit by A Drunk Driver?

Posted on : January 20, 2019
DUI Accident Injury Lawyer in Fresno, California
DUI Injuries   You might assume that the management of a drunk driving accident case has to do largely with the criminal charges filed against that driver. However, as an individual driver, there is a good chance that you have...

Are Some Fresno County Intersections More Dangerous Than Others?

Posted on : November 19, 2018
New research indicates that some Fresno county intersections could be more dangerous than other, leading to a significant spike in the number of accidents and possible consequences for those who cause the accident. A recent study shows that there have...

Are Fresno Drivers Some of the Worst in Cali?

Posted on : October 15, 2018
Cities with bad drivers might be home to more vehicle accidents. Most people assume they live in the city with the worst drivers, but a recent study looked to explore what cities had the most dangerous drivers by taking multiple...

Are Guardrails Causing More Accidents?

Posted on : September 18, 2018
Did you know that a guardrail intended to protect you might not be made safely enough? New lawsuits have emerged in connection with a number of fatal accidents in which a guardrail modification could have led to fatal injuries. Guardrails...

Are Driver Tech Systems Making Accidents Worse?

Posted on : August 13, 2018
When you look into safety tips for your car or are thinking about buying a new one, do those advanced technical options make you more likely to buy? Research shows they could put you at risk of serious injuries in...

New Study Finds the Most Dangerous Day of the Week to Drive

Posted on : May 29, 2018
You can always run the risk of being hurt or hit behind the wheel, but Saturdays are worse than other times to be on the road. You might assume that anytime you get behind the wheel of your vehicle to...

2017 AAA Foundation Traffic Safety Study Shows That Many People Believe Distracted Driving Is a Leading Issue on The Roads

Posted on : April 20, 2018
Plenty of people recognize that there are dangerous behaviors that people can engage in behind the wheel that could expose everyone to the high risk of being involved in an accident. Being hurt in a preventable accident is a devastating...

What to Do If You Suspect an Unreliable Used Car Recently Caused Your Accident

Posted on : February 22, 2018
There are many different causes of personal injury incidents, and while another person who is behaving recklessly on the road may be partly responsible for your injuries, you might also suspect that a defective part or an unreliable used car...

Expert Witness: Does Your Car Accident Case Need One?

Posted on : October 23, 2017
Fresno Car Accident Lawyer Expert Witness
There are generally two different types of witnesses in a car accident case: expert witnesses and lay witnesses. Both can be valuable to your case. However, an expert witness is usually more so because the court gives more weight to...

How Much Could You Get in an Accident Claim?

Posted on : June 11, 2017
Fresno Personal Injury Attorney
If you are involved in an accident, expenses are mounting. From medical bills to being unable to work, you face enormous debt. Naturally, one of the most frequently asked questions during a consultation with an accident lawyer is, “how much could I...

When Distracted Driving Is More Than Texting

Posted on : January 26, 2017
California Distracted Driving Lawyer
When people hear the term “distracted driving,” their minds often automatically go to texting and driving. While texting is a serious distraction and is illegal in many states, it is not the only distraction that can potentially cause critical or deadly car accidents....

Forensic Analysis of Car Accidents

Posted on : December 31, 2016
One of the most important aspects of a car accident claim is the forensic analysis of the accident itself. This investigation turns up critical evidence proving how the accident occurred, injuries sustained, and most importantly, who is considered at fault. Here’s what you...

10 Tips for Car Accident Victims

Posted on : November 7, 2016
Fresno Car Accident Lawyer
Unfortunately, many people will not be responsible while driving and will cause a car accident. If you were involved in an accident caused by someone’s carelessness or negligence, you may be eligible for compensation. First, you must get through the...

What You Need to Know As a Vehicle Rollover Accident Victim

Posted on : October 18, 2016
California Vehicle Rollover Accident Attorney
Were you hurt in a vehicle rollover accident? If so, you may be able to compensation. Your Life May Be Forever Changed   Vehicle rollover accidents result in critical injuries or death more often than other types of car accidents....

What is Negligence Per Se?

Posted on : September 1, 2016
Typically, in a car accident case, fault must be proven in order to establish an accountable party who would be held financially responsible for damages. However, in some cases, fault is assumed and does not require the same burden of...

Car Accidents & Burn Injuries

Posted on : August 8, 2016
One of the most terrifying injuries that can occur in a car accident is a burn. After an accident, there is a very real possibility that the vehicle(s) involved will catch fire, and if they do before the injured parties...

The Distraction of Cell Phones While Driving

Posted on : July 2, 2016
California Car Accident Lawyer
Although cell phones have become an integral part of our lives, they have no place behind the wheel of a car. Cell phones cause significant distractions, which can cause serious and even deadly car accidents. Here’s what you need to...

6 Common Types of Pedestrian Accidents

Posted on : May 27, 2016
Pedestrian accidents are common in California, and they are extremely dangerous and often result in serious or life-threatening injuries. Here are 6 common ways that pedestrian accidents occur, and what you can do if you or a loved one were the...

Calculating the Damages of Your Car Accident Case

Posted on : April 30, 2016
When you make a decision to bring forward a car accident claim, the first thing you must do is consult with an experienced car accident lawyer in your area. This consultation will help you find out what damages you may...

Understanding Underinsured/Uninsured Motorist Coverage for Car Accidents

Posted on : March 25, 2016
Fresno Car Accident Attorney
Many people believe that when they’re involved in a car accident, their car insurance or the other person’s car insurance will cover all of the costs associated with the accident. However, this is often not the case. Here’s what you...

What Never to Tell an Insurance Company After a Car Accident

Posted on : February 26, 2016
California Car Accident Insurance Attorney
Dealing with car insurance companies after an accident can be a harrowing experience. While you’re trying to recover from your physical injuries, you’re also contending with a lot of red tape. What you say to the car insurance company after your...

4 Types of Tire Defects That Can Cause Deadly Car Accidents

Posted on : January 25, 2016
One of the most important parts of your car — and one of the most likely to be defective — are the tires. Defective tires can cause critical or even fatal car accidents, and in cases like these, neither driver involved...

Is Rain the Most Dangerous Weather Condition for Car Accidents?

Posted on : December 23, 2015
Since rain is so common, you likely can’t avoid driving in it. It’s not practical to stay home simply because it’s raining. However, is rain the most dangerous weather condition to drive in? You might be surprised at just how many...

What Causes the Most Fatal Car Crashes in California?

Posted on : November 27, 2015
Car crashes can often be fatal, resulting in high financial and emotional costs for the victims family. Hospital bills, funeral expenses, vehicle damage, lost wages, and more can all add up to make an already devastated family feel overwhelmed and...

3 Common Driving Distractions That Can Cause Accidents

Posted on : October 24, 2015
It’s common to want to multi-task, but driving while distracted can cause a serious accident. Many people use their cell phone, put on makeup, or change the radio stations while driving. However, these habits can increase the risk of a...