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Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Distracted Driving Awareness Month: How Has Distracted Driving Evolved?

There’s no denying the severity of how dangerous distracted driving is. Unfortunately, some of the most dangerous car accidents are caused by drivers dividing their attention while behind the wheel – oftentimes due to talking on the phone, texting, or checking directions on a mobile device. Technology has completely...

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Who is at Fault in a Drunk Driving Accident?

It’s never okay to get behind the wheel after having a few drinks.  Drunk driving can cause serious damage and injury to yourself and others.  Every day, almost 30 people lose their lives as a result of drunk driving. Were you recently injured in an accident involving a driver who was...

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Who is Liable in a Rear-End Collision?

Rear-end collisions happen to millions of drivers in the United States each year. In fact, they’re the most commonly reported accident. This type of crash can result in serious injuries for all of the passengers involved. If you find yourself involved in a rear-end collision, it’s important to know...

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Filing a Personal Injury Claim After an Accident – What You Need to Know

You’ve recently been injured in an accident. You’re are unable to work due to your injuries.  The hospital and doctor bills begin to pile up.  You continue to experience pain as a result of your injuries. Should you file a personal injury claim with the at-fault driver’s insurance company?...

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What Are the Top Accident Prone Roads in San Diego, CA?

Over the last several years, 868 deaths have occurred on San Diego County highways and freeways. While car safety has improved and California Highway Patrol has increased their safety efforts, San Diego remains home to some of the most dangerous roads in California. What makes these roads so dangerous?...

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Steps to Take After Being Involved in an Uber Accident in Los Angeles

Since 2009, millions of Americans have joined in on the phenomenon of ride sharing with Uber. The low-cost and convenience of Uber makes it one of the most popular ways to get around, especially in a large city such as Los Angeles. Unfortunately, stepping into an Uber can come...

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Most Common Car Accident Injuries and Their Symptoms

Over 2 million people are injured in car accidents each year.  Those of us involved in a car accident can suffer various injuries, ranging from minor cuts and bruises to life-threatening head trauma.     Were you or a loved one recently involved in a car accident that resulted in...

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The Leading Causes of Car Accidents Involving Teenage Drivers

Getting a driver’s license for many teenagers marks new independence and a step into adulthood.  Sadly, not all young drivers act responsibly on the road with their new freedom. As a result, teens are often more prone to being involved in an accident than older, more experienced drivers. In...

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Car Accident Legal Advice: 7 Questions Your Lawyer Will Ask After a Car Accident in San Diego

Car accidents can be traumatic. With around 6 million car wrecks occurring in the US every year, the odds of being involved in an accident at some point are high. If you’ve been involved in a wreck, getting in touch with an experienced attorney is one of the best choices...

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Expert Tips for Hiring Best Auto Accident Lawyer in the San Francisco Bay Area

Everyone deserves to feel safe on the road. But it’s a sad truth that driving in the San Francisco Bay Area is far more dangerous than people believe. Each year, there are over 6 million auto accidents, resulting in 3 million injuries. If you’ve been injured in an auto...

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