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Car Accident

Compensation - Lyft Accident
Car Accident
March 26, 2019

How Do I Get Compensated After An LYFT Accident?

Accidents happen, but when they happen with a Lyft driver, you want to make sure you do what you need to do to make sure you get compensated for it. The same is true for the Lyft driver, especially if the accident was not his fault. In Lyft’s ideal world, accidents would not happen because auto insurance coverage is expensive…
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Compensation - Uber accident
Car Accident
March 25, 2019

How Do I Get Compensated after an Uber Accident?

Getting compensated for property damage and/or bodily injuries after an accident with an Uber driver should be relatively easy. You would believe the same if you consider Uber's own instructions in case of an accident. Uber offers three steps toward compensation: Make sure all parties in the accident are safe.Contact the police and/or paramedics.Contact Uber. Uber states that it is…
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Car Accident
March 25, 2019

What Happens to Passengers In UBER Who Need Medical Treatment?

Uber, it's a convenient service that many of us throughout California and beyond use on a regular basis. As a passenger of Uber, what happens if the driver is in an accident and you need medical treatment? Who is responsible for that medical treatment? When it comes to Uber, the lines of responsibility become blurred, but what you should if in an accident…
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Car Accident
March 5, 2019

How to Negotiate with the Insurance Company after a Car Accident?

After you or a loved one suffers an injury after a car accident, you may be left wondering how to negotiate with the insurance company. First, it is essential to understand precisely what is being negotiated. Namely, you are negotiating a financial settlement amount that ought to fully and fairly compensate you for all the injuries, losses and harms you suffered…
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Serious Car Accident
Car Accident
January 29, 2019

How Is Fault Determined After a California Car Accident?

In the vast majority of car accidents on the road, a legally responsible party will ultimately be found to have a causal role in the accident. There are a number of studies and reports we have cited to in past blog posts that highlight more than 90% of vehicle crashes involve some kind of human error. These errors — which are better…
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Auto Accident LawyerCar Accident
August 17, 2018

California Law Enforcement Granted Immunity From So-Called "Pursuit Liability"

In a recent blog, we discussed the potentially significant implications that may have arisen from a pending California Supreme Court case concerning pursuit liability. In simplest terms, pursuit liability refers to the notion that police officers may be liable for damages and injuries resulting from an accident that occurs in a pursuit chase of a suspect. The case in question…
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Auto Accident LawyerCar Accident
August 10, 2018

Los Angeles Traffic Congestion Is a Leading Cause of Deadly Accidents

When discussing the reasons for deadly car accidents and serious injuries, drunk driving is often discussed as a leading safety issue on the road. This is rightly the case given the harm these accidents cause. In Los Angeles, we also know that hit-and-run accidents have been a particular scourge on the Los Angeles community, with the Los Angeles Times describing…
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Auto Accident LawyerCar Accident
August 10, 2018

10 Injured in Dangerous South LA Traffic Collision

In South Los Angeles, a multi-vehicle collision resulted in 10 people injured in early August of 2018. At the time of writing, two victims remain in critical condition while eight others are in serious condition. The serious nature of this accident and victim injuries are a tragic reminder of how serious multi-vehicle collisions can be. Here are a few important…
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Auto Accident LawyerCar Accident
August 10, 2018

Two Children Killed in Southern California Street Racing Accident

In what can only be described as a senseless loss of life, two children lost their lives as victims in a deadly street-racing crash in Riverside County. The crash that occurred in May of 2018 claimed the lives of victims who were only six and eight years of age. The suspect is expected to face vehicular manslaughter charges, according to…
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Auto Accident LawyerCar Accident
August 2, 2018

Actress Injured in Left-Hand Turn Accident, a Common Traffic Danger in Los Angeles

In a recent accident that took place in early July of 2018, Academy Award-winning actress Linda Hunt was injured in a left-hand turn accident in Los Angeles. At the time of the accident, Hunt was in the process of making a left-hand turn when Hunt's SUV ended up colliding with two other vehicles, which resulted in a hospital visit and…
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