Auto Accident Law: Important Factors to Consider When Filing a Lawsuit for Road Debris

Anyone who leaves debris on a road is responsible for any damages that were caused by the debris. When the driver and/or passenger suffers injuries in an auto accident because of debris left behind by another, the injured people have the legal right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit. By filing a lawsuit, the injured parties have the prospect of receiving monetary restitution for their injuries. Depending on the facts of the case, a government agency could be held responsible for failing to maintain the road clear of debris. If the government agency is found liable, it may have to provide financial compensation to the injured victims for damages sustained. Continue reading “Auto Accident Law: Important Factors to Consider When Filing a Lawsuit for Road Debris”

How California’s Comparative Fault Law Can Affect Your Auto Accident Claim

Under the State of California’s pure comparative fault law, a person injured in an auto accident can still recover compensation even if he or she was discovered to be partially at fault for the accident.

Comparative fault, also sometimes referred to as comparative negligence, will allow an injured person to obtain a portion of the injuries covered by the other party, even if the person is partially responsible for his or her own injury. Continue reading “How California’s Comparative Fault Law Can Affect Your Auto Accident Claim”

Electric Scooters and the Implications They Have on Personal Injury

A trip down Melrose Avenue and it is evident that electric scooters are the latest, most demanding form of transportation in sunny southern California. As electric scooters have increasingly made their way to local neighborhoods across the state, it has become obvious that they pose an imminent danger to those who utilize them. Continue reading “Electric Scooters and the Implications They Have on Personal Injury”

Common Delayed Symptoms After a Motor Vehicle Accident

A vehicle accident can be a horrific experience for any person, even if the damage was not severe. Not every person will react the same to an auto collision. In fact, not only can physical injuries differ, but so can a person’s emotions. While some auto accident victims can experience mental fog, others can find their minds engulfed by various thoughts or concerns. Continue reading “Common Delayed Symptoms After a Motor Vehicle Accident”