A Los Angeles bike accident lawyer says there are specific steps cyclists need to take to get compensation after being hit by a car

    Steps to Take if You Were Hit While Riding A Bicycle

    Bicycle accidents plague thousands each year.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there were a total of 127 bicyclist deaths from traffic accidents in 2017, accounting for three percent of all traffic accident fatalities.  Bicyclists are vulnerable motorists that often must navigate through congested traffic to...

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    A car accident lawyer in Los Angeles says injured victims of crashes have only 2 years to file a claim in California. Here's why.

    Understanding the Statute of Limitations for Car Accident Lawsuits in California

    LOS ANGELES — California sees its fair share of car accidents each day, with many accidents resulting in catastrophic injuries or death.  According to a car accident lawyer in Los Angeles, substantial number of car accidents are caused by one or more driver’s negligent conduct.  Examples of negligent conduct...

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    A San Diego car accident lawyer explains why speed is a common factor in car crashes

    Do Higher Speed Limits Cause More Car Accidents?

    There is a well-established link between speed and car accidents. Higher speeds of travel are linked to more car accidents and more serious injuries during car accidents. Drivers exceeding the speed limit certainly increase accident risks, but the speed limits themselves can also contribute to the potential for accidents....

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    A Los Angeles car accident lawyer explains why you should see a doctor immediately after any accident

    Should I See a Doctor After a Car Accident?

    One of the first things car accident victims ask themselves after a car accident is whether they should seek medical attention.  Some injured individuals may feel okay or have minimal symptoms (such as a stiff back or neck).  However, a car accident lawyer says many injuries don’t show symptoms...

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    Our San Jose car accident lawyers explain how medical bills can rack-up and cost you more if you don't have the right help after an accident

    Who’s Responsible For Medical Bills After A Car Accident?

    Car accidents can happen within a matter of seconds, potentially changing a person’s life forever. Some people involved in car accidents walk away without serious injuries, considering themselves lucky. Others are not so lucky, sustaining injuries that are potentially permanent, life-altering, and even fatal in some cases. Unfortunately, getting...

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    Our San Francisco car accident lawyer explains why summer is a dangerous time to be driving

    Summer Weather and Vehicle Accidents

    While people might think that most vehicle accidents involving inclement weather occur during the winter, the summer months can present even higher dangers. According to a car accident lawyer, thousands of accidents that take place during the summer are due to the weather conditions. Rain Using data gathered between 1981...

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    Our best truck accident lawyers in Los Angeles explain why your risk of getting injured may be higher in the summer

    Events Leading to Trucking Accidents this Summer

    LOS ANGELES — Trucking accidents are known for causing extensive vehicle damage and serious injuries. Some of The Barnes Firm’s best truck accident lawyers in Los Angeles say accidents can be more common during the summer due to a number of events that raises your risk on the roads....

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    The Barnes Firm's best car accident lawyers in Los Angeles explain what makes summer a dangerous time to be on the roads

    Five Reasons Car Accidents Rise During the Summer

    Summer is many people’s favorite time of year and understandably so. The days are filled with copious sunshine, swimming, and cookouts. Summer can also mean a more dangerous experience on the roads. Each year around the country, traffic accidents tend to increase in the summer months, with car accidents...

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    If you've been hit by a car while on a bicycle, The Barnes Firm will put their best bike accident lawyer in San Diego on your case. Call us for a free consultation

    Bicyclists at Greater Risk in Summer Months

    Bicycling is becoming an increasingly popular alternative to driving, especially in cities where people live within a bike ride’s distance from work and entertainment. Biking is an excellent way to exercise and often a more convenient option for travel. However, a bike accident lawyer says cyclists can be at...

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    A car accident lawyer in Oakland says the summer months are the most dangerous time for teens to be driving

    Teenagers at Highest Risk of Deadly Car Accidents During the Summer

    During the summer months, when most students in the U.S. are on break from school, teenagers are at an increased risk for deadly car accidents. A car accident lawyer with The Barnes Firm says the summer has the highest number of fatal teen driving accidents every year, and 100...

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