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Is Riding a Bike Safer Than Driving a Car? A bicycle accident lawyer in LA explains

Is Riding a Bike Safer Than Driving a Car?

LOS ANGELES –More Californians are turning to bicycles as a healthier solution to their commute. A bicycle accident lawyer in Los Angeles says the hope of getting back personal time lost in congested daily commutes is another motivator to take a bike instead of the family car when going...

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Do You Have to Call the Police After a Minor Car Accident? Our best car accident lawyer in San Diego explains what you should do

Do You Have to Call the Police After a Minor Car Accident?

SAN DIEGO — Car accidents are overwhelming experiences that often leave you feeling frazzled and unsure of what to do next. After a minor car accident such as a fender bender or a single-car accident, one of the most common questions asked by people ask is “Do I need...

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A personal injury lawyer in San Francisco explains how you can recover potential income and lost earnings after an accident

Can I Claim for Future Loss of Earnings?

SAN FRANCISCO — If you’ve been injured in an accident, you could be owed damages for pain and suffering, along with future loss of earnings. Many victims of accidents (which include car accidents, medical injuries, slips, trips, and falls) are not aware that they can collect future loss of...

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A personal injury lawyer in Los Angeles can help you get compensation if you've been injured on vacation

What to Do If You’re in An Accident While on Vacation?

LOS ANGELES — Enjoying a relaxing vacation to get away from the hustle and bustle of life might be just what the doctor ordered. What many don’t plan on is an unexpected accident that leaves them seriously injured and unable to return to work. This nightmare scenario can leave...

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Shocking truck accident statistics from some of the best truck accident lawyers in San Francisco at The Barnes Firm

Surprising Truck Accident Statistics

SAN FRANCISCO — Most of us feel a tinge of discomfort when driving alongside colossal trailer trucks. The feeling’s natural. Our best truck accident lawyers in San Francisco say these trucks weigh tens of thousands of pounds and are often carrying thousands of pounds of cargo. Truck accidents often...

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Some of the holiday's most dangerous toys could be hazardous for your children. A dangerous toy lawyer explains what parents can do

The “Worst Toys” Of 2019 Holidays

LOS ANGELES — We’ve all seen a toy and had the thought, “wow, that’s a dangerous toy!” It’s even a scene in the famous holiday favorite, A Christmas Story.  You may not ‘shoot your eye out’ with any of the top holiday gifts of 2019, but many of them...

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Our best car accident lawyer in San Diego explains why it's good to file a police report

Do I Need To Call The Police After A Car Accident In San Diego?

SAN DIEGO — Getting into a car crash is something the vast majority of people experience at least once or twice in their lives. While most accidents do not cause life-threatening injuries, they’re nearly all inconvenient and costly. One of our best car accident lawyers in San Diego says...

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Truck accident lawyers in Los Angeles explain why semi trucks and other big truck accidents are so dangerous

Why are Commercial Trucks So Dangerous?

LOS ANGELES — Millions of commercial trucks line the country’s interstate each and every day. Truck accident lawyers in Los Angeles with years of experience say these trucks are involved in upwards of 500,000 collisions annually. About one person is killed in a truck accident every 16 minutes and,...

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Our best car accident lawyers in San Diego explain why the holiday season is dangerous for all drivers - and why police are looking for drunk drivers in particular

How to Avoid a Drunk Driving Accident During the Holidays

SAN DIEGO — The Barnes Firm and our best car accident lawyers in San Diego are committed to educating people about accident prevention in the hopes of saving lives.  The holiday season is here and our firm hopes you, your family and your friends have a wonderful holiday season...

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Car accident lawyers in Oakland explain why deer-car collisions increase in the autumn

Deer Cause Serious Accidents in the Fall Season

Each year, there are tragic car collisions with deer during the fall months.  The reason there are many deer-car collisions during autumn is that the fall is the mating and migration season for deer, as well as many other animals.  AAA recommends that drivers use extreme caution when driving...

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