If you’re like most California drivers, you may not know when to hire an attorney after a car accident. There are several situations in which you may want to consider filing a claim in order to help cover the damages.
If you experience an injury caused by the negligence of another person, you may need to know how to find a personal injury lawyer to help you file a claim. This will help you cover any medical expenses and lost wages due to the injury. In this article, we’ll show you how to find a […]
Personal injury law involves a number of complex components that aren’t always clear, including one topic known as strict liability. But what is strict liability and is it different in California? In this article, you will learn what strict liability is and discover several examples that illustrate why it’s important to understand it.
If you’re thinking about selling your vehicle privately, you need to make sure you’re no longer liable for the vehicle before you consider it a done deal. In this article, you will discover how to release liability of a vehicle in California.
A personal injury doesn’t necessarily have to be physical. In fact, if you take a closer look at a personal injury lawsuit involving physical injury, you’ll often find a section dedicated to emotional damages, referred to as “pain and suffering.” So, can you sue someone for emotional distress?
Millions of people visit the emergency room after suffering common slip and fall injuries. Slip and fall injuries cost an estimated $30 billion per year. Accidents involving a slip and fall are painfully common. As the leading cause of unintentional injury in the U.S., slip and fall injuries are not to be taken lightly. Today, […]
1 in 6 Americans gets sick from food poisoning each year. 48 million Americans get sick, 128,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 die from a foodborne disease, according to the CDC. From a legal standpoint, food poisoning is considered a personal injury and a food poisoning lawyer may file a liability lawsuit seeking compensation. Despite the horrific […]
Asbestos-related diseases may not strike victims for decades after they were exposed to asbestos. Asbestos kills 12,000-15,000 Americans per year. There were 3,970 asbestos-related deaths in Los Angeles between 1999-2013 Asbestos is a heat-resistant mineral fiber found in rock and soil. It was most commonly used to insulate and fire-proof buildings but it was also used […]
California is a strict liability state, which means you are liable if your dog bites someone. If your dog bites someone, you need to consider the health of the person bit, the liability you may face, and the future of your dog. Here’s what to do if your dog bites someone.
A tractor-trailer accident lawyer will help you seek compensation for damage and/or personal injuries. An estimated 500,000 truck accidents occur every year. As a driver in California, the state credited with the highest number of recorded truck accidents in the past ten years, it’s important for you to understand what you can do if you’re involved […]