Are Women More Likely to Be Hurt in Car Accidents?

Did you know that women are more likely to be seriously hurt in a car crash? Some experts believe it’s because women and their body types have not been the primary source of data used in crash tests to determine the overall safety level of a car or to design new safety features. Many crash… Read More »

What Are Permanent Disability Benefits?

If you have recently filed a California worker’s compensation claim, you probably have questions about how to protect those benefits and what to do in the event of an appeal. There are several different types of disability benefits to which you might be entitled and having a consultation with a workers’ comp attorney can help… Read More »

Is the City to Blame for My Bicycle Accident?

One of the most important components of preparing for a bicycle accident personal injury claim is identifying those parties that could potentially be held liable. Bicycle accidents in California can be caused by numerous different actors and conditions. These can include careless pedestrians, dangerous road conditions, and reckless drivers. Anyone who has been injured in… Read More »

New Study Says That Secondhand Harms of Drinking Impact 20% Of Adults

According to a new study recently published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, approximately 20% of US adults have experienced some form of secondhand harm because of another person’s behavior while drinking. That harm included personal injury and property damage. The study involved more than 8,700 adults who submitted survey question responses… Read More »

What Happens with Your Insurance After a California Accident?

One of the first things you should do after verifying your medical condition after an accident is to file a claim with your insurance company. Your insurance company will then contact you for detailed facts about the laws and may take a recorded or written statement. Sometimes the insurance company will request an examination under… Read More »

How Are Uber And Lyft Affecting San Francisco Accidents?

A recent study points out that ride sharing isn’t just having a positive consumer effect for helping people get around San Francisco, but, in fact, could led to problems with congestion and related accidents. Lyft and Uber accounted for two thirds of a 62% congestion increase across San Francisco, according to a recently completed study,… Read More »

What Are the Most Crash-Prone Freeways in The San Francisco Area?

Most people might be shocked by the freeways that show up as prominent for causing accidents, injuries and even deaths. Interstate 280 during lunch time could be one of the most dangerous places to operate your vehicle. In fact, according to a recent analysis, motorists are 20% more likely to be involved in a collision… Read More »