Do you know how to prepare for and survive a major earthquake?
Driving in California can be dangerous even under the best of conditions. The law requires you to remain alert; however, many motorists are too sleepy or fatigued to operate their vehicles safely.
Product liability is a legal issue that can lead to serious consumer injury or illness. When a manufacturer releases a product to the general public for consumption, it is their responsibility to have previously ensured through testing that the product is safe to use and free of defects.
A lack of on-board safety measures, such as seat belts, can put riders at risk for serious injuries. In some cases, passengers who are injured aboard a bus may be entitled to financial compensation for losses resulting from an accident. Unfortunately, the process for recovering compensation after a bus accident can be difficult. In many cases, buses are owned and operated by the government.
Immigration status does not affect the right to sue for injuries suffered due to the negligence of another.
An important issue commonly facing workers and individuals or families injured by others is whether immigration status affects rights to recover benefits under the California Workers Compensation Act or the right to sue in court to recover damages.
Recently, it was stated that General Motors plans to announce that they will recall approximately 300,000 Chevrolet Cruze cars from 2011 and 2012 due to a problem with the electric vacuum pump that provides supplemental brake assistance.
The risk of falling increases with age and is greater for women than for men.
Food trucks have become very popular around Southern California.
A traumatic brain injury is the result of permanent brain damage due to being shaken roughly or suffering blows to the head - caused by a vehicle accident, a fall from a significant height or perhaps physical abuse.
Every year, countless people sustain injuries while on another person's property.
Were you involved in a serious accident? Getting seriously injured in an accident can have overwhelming effects over a person's life.
Accidents come in many forms. There are car crashes, slip and falls, workplace accidents and many more result in serious injuries.
Have you been involved in an automobile accident? Has the other person's insurance company tried to resolve the claim with you?
After months and months of litigation, your personal injury claim has finally been settled. Now you need to know if the money is subject to tax.
If you've been injured as a result of another person's negligent actions, there are certain facts you should know.
Going to the workplace is a daily occurrence for most people. Did you ever realize that you could be at risk when you enter your work area? Errors of various kinds in the workplace can cause exposure to dangerous materials.
Now that school is back in session, you and your children need to shop for school supplies.
School just started across California, which means that many school buses are traveling the streets. For some 25 million students throughout the United States, the school day begins and ends with a trip on a school bus. Unfortunately, every year children are injured and many are killed in school bus accidents.
Southern California, with its beautiful weather and scenery, is the home to many high-energy people. With high-energy in mind, motorcycle riding is one of the fastest growing and most popular recreational activities in San Bernardino County. Unfortunately, with a growing increase in the number of motorcycle riders, there has also been an increase in the number of fatal motorcycle accidents.
Truck accidents occur frequently on California freeways. High speeds combined, with the impact of a massive and heavy truck, will most likely end in serious injuries or death for the driver and passengers in other vehicles.