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San Diego Car Accident Attorneys at The Barnes Firm Help Families in Need This Holiday Season with Contribution to Jagger & Kristi’s Christmas Wish

The San Diego car accident attorneys at The Barnes Firm are helping families in need by contributing to Magic 92.5’s annual fundraiser to grant surprise wishes for nominated recipients in the local community. Local radio morning show “Jagger & Kristi in the Morning” announced the return of “Jagger &...

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Sidewalk Trip and Fall Attorneys Highlight the Latest San Diego Proposal to Make Property Owners Liable for Adjacent Damaged Sidewalks

The city of San Diego may require property owners to fix damaged sidewalks adjacent to their property before they can sell, according to sidewalk injury lawyers at The Barnes Firm. Due to the influx of damaged sidewalks which have lead to millions of dollars in trip and fall injury...

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Why do California Mudslides happen

Where and Why California Mudslides Happen

Mudslides are a common occurrence throughout much of California in the winter months. Read on to learn where and why these California mudslides happen. California is a state renowned for its plentiful sunshine and beautiful weather. But, it also has a glaring issue in some regions: mudslides. The City...

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file a car accident claim

How Long do I Have to File a Car Accident Claim in California?

If you’ve been injured in a car accident in California, you only have a limited time to file your claim. Find out how long you have to file your car accident claim in California. Have you been injured in a car accident? If so, you should know you only...

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‘Tis The Season (To Call A Personal Injury Lawyer)

LOS ANGELES – Whoever said, “it’s the most wonderful time of the year” clearly never experienced shopping on Black Friday, or traveling many miles to see that part of the family you almost want to avoid. And no one ever thinks about what they’d do if they’re injured in...

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San Francisco Bike Accident

What Do I Do if Hit By a Car While Biking in San Francisco?

Especially amidst the San Francisco traffic, bicycling around is a fantastic way to avoid traffic congestion, live more sustainably, and get some exercise while traveling around The Bay Area. Unfortunately, bicycling can be dangerous and leads to hundreds of deaths per year, says bike accident attorneys at The Barnes...

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At fault vs no fault car accident california

Is California An At-Fault or No-Fault Insurance State?

Whether you live in a state where your insurance is governed by a no-fault or at-fault regime can play a serious part in how you handle the aftermath of a car accident. What’s the difference? No-fault law requires all drivers to carry personal injury protection insurance. This provides drivers...

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calfiornia bans xlite guardrails

California Bans X-Lite Guardrails After Multiple Fatalities Across America

Drivers across California may be able to breathe a sigh of relief. State officials have decided to ban the deadly X-Lite Guardrails that have been responsible for dozens of accidents across the state. The controversial guardrails have been the cause of considerable woes for many families and the California Highway Patrol...

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Drunk Driving In San Diego

On Halloween, and Everyday, Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving In San Diego

There are over 160,000 arrests for DUI in California each year. If you drink and drive, there is a good chance you will be caught. DUIs carry serious penalties, such as: losing your license fines potential jail or prison time and increased insurance costs Keep reading to learn more about getting...

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Who Can I Sue In a California Uber or Lyft Accident in Los Angeles?

Who Can I Sue In a California Uber or Lyft Accident in Los Angeles?

 There are over 264 million registered vehicles and 218 million valid drivers license holders in the US. In 2017, 4.57 million of those drivers sustained injuries in car crashes. But what happens if you’re involved in a car crash while riding in an Uber or Lyft? Deciding whether to file a Lyft or...

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