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Are Drivers Who Eat and Drink While Driving Negligent?

California law expressly prohibits the use of cell phones while driving, but no law prevents eating or drinking while behind the wheel. Although it’s not illegal, consuming food and beverages and causing an accident can constitute negligence. Our California car accident lawyers can help you recover medical expenses and other losses after a vehicle accident […]

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Can You File a Police Report Days After an Accident?

If you are involved in a car accident in California, it is important to seek medical attention, contact your insurance company, and report the incident to the proper authorities as soon as possible after the collision. But what happens if you don’t file a police report after your car crash? Learn the legal requirements of […]

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5 Signs Your Car is Totaled

When your car sustains damage in an accident, you’ll need to determine whether it’s a total loss. A totaled car is damaged beyond repair, affecting how you’ll handle claims with your insurance company. If the collision that damages your car also results in injuries, you should hire an attorney to fight for compensation on your […]

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Dealing With Renal Trauma After a Car Accident

Car crashes lead to serious injuries and fatalities every year. In the first half of 2021, 20,160 people died on the roads in the US. According to a Forbes report, over 2 million people are injured in motor vehicle accidents every year. In 2010 the average claim for injuries for those involved in crashes was […]

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Getting Compensation for Facial Nerve Damage

Facial nerve damage is a serious problem that can lead to disfigurement. If you’ve suffered facial nerve damage, it’s important to understand how much compensation you may get from the person or party responsible for your injury. Many factors need consideration when calculating the total cost of compensation associated with facial nerve injury claims. These […]

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5 Common Back Injuries Suffered in Car Accidents

The human body is not designed to absorb the force created when traveling in a car and abruptly stopping. Your back is particularly vulnerable to injury in a car crash. Although many back injuries may heal themselves, and others are treatable, some back injuries may negatively impact your quality of life, especially if they are […]

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