Los Angeles Agrees to Pay $14 Million After Fatal Venice Beach Crash

Nearly five years after a tragic Venice Beach car accident, Los Angeles has agreed to put an end to several legal disputes. County lawmakers have unanimously agreed to pay as much as $14 million in damages to three families that had filed personal injury lawsuits against the government. The civil actions were in response to […]

Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Norwalk Hit and Run Crash

A hit and run accident in Norwalk has left a motorcyclist in critical condition. According to report, the hit and run driver was leaving the parking lot of a convenience store on Pioneer Boulevard when he emerged directly into the path of a motorcyclist. The motorcyclist had no opportunity to stop and crashed, full-speed, into […]

Can I Shoot Down My Neighbor’s Drone?

Drones are becoming more and more popular across the country. Once reserved for use by the military, drones are gaining traction with corporations and personal users. If you took a trip down to the Santa Monica State Beach, you probably wouldn’t be surprised to see several small drones zipping through the air. As drones become […]

Leading Causes of Deadly Teen Car Accidents

While teens may be excited about the newfound independence that accompanies a driver’s license, parents in Los Angeles have a right to be concerned about their child’s safety. Car accidents are a leading cause of teenage deaths in the United States. Statistics show that new teen drivers are three times as likely as adults to […]

What is an Auto Accident Release Form and Should I Sign One?

Car accidents can be incredibly painful, emotionally overwhelming, and financially stressful. The average cost of a bodily injury claim is somewhere around $15,000, while catastrophic injuries can cost a car accident victim hundreds of thousands of dollars. As an accident victim, you are generally entitled to recover compensation for your injuries. This compensation can be […]

California Accident and Injury Claims Involving Uber

Millions of people all over the world use Uber for their personal transportation needs. The ride share concept has become a significant part of the worlds transportation needs being utilized for every aspect of daily life. Long are the days were one hailed a cab on a street corner or reserved a cab for a […]

Six Bicycle Laws You Need to Know

As summer gets closer, more and more people are choosing to ride their bikes around Los Angeles. If you choose to ride a bicycle in Los Angeles it is important to understand your obligations as a rider. Do you know the most important bicycle laws in California? We’ve put together a list of bicycle laws […]

When Do Pedestrians Have the Right of Way in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles roads continue to be a dangerous place for pedestrians. Earlier this month, a pedestrian was killed when he was walking near the intersection of walking near the intersection of Central Avenue Olympic Boulevard. Reports explain that a semi-truck struck the pedestrian and then immediately fled the scene. This latest fatal pedestrian accident highlights […]

Are You Required to Report a Los Angeles Car Accident?

If you are involved in a Los Angeles car accident, you may wonder if you have a legal obligation to report the crash to police? The answer may surprise you. Unless you or another person has suffered a bodily injury or sustained significant property damage, you generally do not have a duty to report an […]

Four Most Common Car Accidents

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Car accidents are increasingly common on Los Angeles roads and highways. These crashes can cause you to suffer serious and life-changing injuries. The risk of suffering certain injuries often depends on the type of crash in which you are involved. In Los Angeles, some types of car accidents occur more frequently than others. Rear-End Collision […]

Tragic Pasadena Accident Kills Young Husband, Father

A 23-year-old father was recently killed in a tragic Pasadena car accident. The man, who was riding in a vehicle with his wife and young daughter, was struck in the chest when a 30-35 pound boulder came crashing through his windshield. According to reports, the large volleyball-sized rock was dropped onto the 134 Freeway as […]

Anaheim Family Awarded $30 Million for Father’s Tragic Death

The children of an Anaheim man who was killed in a tragic workplace accident were recently awarded $30 million in damages for the loss of their father. The award was handed down by a jury after deliberations concluded in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the children’s’ mother. The lawsuit alleged that the man’s death […]

New Ban on Texting and Walking Aims to Reduce Pedestrian Deaths

Los Angeles continues to be one of the most dangerous places in the country for pedestrians. According to recent reports, the number of pedestrian deaths in the city rose by 80 percent between 2015 and 2017. Last year there were 135 reported pedestrian fatalities in the city. Pedestrian accidents are not confined to the city’s […]

California Motorcycle Accidents – What is My Accident Case Worth?

On Monday, February 26, 2016, a motorcyclist survived a head-on collision with a car driving in the wrong direction on the 91 Freeway in Orange County, California near the 55 freeway. The accident occurred at 2:45 a.m.  After hitting the motorcyclist the negligent driver drove out of control into a concrete barrier on the freeway. Despite […]

Bill Paxton’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Actor’s Untimely Death

Last year, only 11 days after having heart surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, actor Bill Paxton died from a stroke. His family recently filed a wrongful death claim against the hospital, alleging that Paxton’s surgeon performed “a high risk and unconventional surgical approach with which he lacked experience.” The family fully believes […]