motor vehicle accidents Archives

Figuring out damages in a car accident case

If you have been in a car accident in Orange County, handling the aftermath means assessing the extent of the damage. Getting an accurate assessment of how much your case is likely worth is important to recovering the compensation you need.

Accidents can be more serious for older motorcyclists

On a warm, sunny weekend afternoon in Southern California, it is not unusual to see a group of senior motorcyclists out for a ride on the open road. These folks have had a love affair with Harleys, Triumphs, Indians and the like since they were in their teens.

Don't miss out on a complete settlement after an accident

After an accident, it can be confusing to know exactly what to do. Unless you are absolutely sure that you did not receive any injuries in the accident, you should seek out medical treatment as a top priority. If you fail to obtain proper medical care, you may suffer injuries that you don't recognize until they worsen to a more serious state.

The importance of lost income claims

If you are in a car accident, you may lose time at work as you recover and may be on limited duty when you return to work. These circumstances can correlate with lost and lower wages. When you file a claim for damages, you can include an amount for lost wages. It is important to understand basic facts about how that works.

Drunk driver responsible for the death of pregnant mom and baby

Most people would agree that parenthood is sacred. When an act of pure negligence robs a family of an expectant mother and an unborn child, it is particularly disturbing. Unfortunately, a young California family is facing this terrible tragedy after a drunk driver caused a pregnant woman's death and then fled the scene.

Texting and Driving is Still a Problem

Texting and driving is a dangerous road hazard. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) revealed the loss of 3,477 lives to distracted driving in 2015. While other activities, such as eating and fiddling with your navigation or entertainment system, contribute to these statistics, texting is by far the deadliest.