Can I Recover Compensation For Loss Of Quality Of Life After An Accident

When a person is injured in an accident, the main focus is typically on that person’s physical injuries. California’s personal injury laws provide a legal remedy for an injured victim to obtain compensation for financial losses and physical injuries caused by another party’s negligence or wrongdoing. However, many individuals who are injured in an accident… Read More

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Nov 11 2019

THREE SERIOUS SLIP AND FALL INJURIES THAT CAN CAUSE PERMANENT IMPAIRMENTS

Many slip and fall accidents do not cause serious or life-altering injuries. Accident victims heal fully within a few weeks or months of the fall. While the injuries can result in medical bills and lost income, the person can return to their normal daily activities and life after their recovery. However, some slip and fall… Read More

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May 29 2019

WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY?

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can result in life-altering conditions. However, some TBIs are mild and may go unnoticed until the person begins experiencing symptoms of a brain injury. Even at that time, the person may not immediately equate the symptoms of a TBI with a head injury. One of the reasons some individuals may not… Read More

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Aug 16 2017

California Is Second Highest In The Country For Bicycle Accidents In 2015

Early this year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released its Traffic Safety Facts for bicyclists and other cyclists. During 2015, there were 818 cyclists killed and 45,000 cyclists were injured in traffic-related crashes. The number of people killed in bicycle accidents increased 12.2 percent from the number of cyclists killed in 2014. California… Read More

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Jun 26 2017

RECOGNIZING TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY IN OLDER ADULTS

Older adults have a higher risk of death from traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) than other age groups. Because elderly adults have an increased risk of falls due to health conditions, medications, and age, TBIs were the leading cause of death for persons 65 years of age and older. In addition, motor vehicle accidents were the third leading… Read More

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May 31 2017

Burn Injuries Related To California Motor-Vehicle Accidents

Accident victims who suffer burn injuries can face a lifetime of pain and mental anguish. In addition, victims often require extensive medical treatments including cosmetic surgery, physical therapy, rehabilitation, and pain management. When the medical expense is added to the lost wages and other damages for pain and suffering, an accident claim involving a burn… Read More

HOW TO PREVENT TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

Millions of Americans suffer from traumatic brain injury (TBI). Thousands die from TBI each year while many more people suffer from long-term, debilitating conditions caused by the brain injury. If you can avoid a TBI by reducing your risk of sustaining an injury, you should take steps to do so. The precautions you take could… Read More

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Apr 28 2017

PARALYSIS CAUSED BY CATASTROPHIC ACCIDENT INJURIES

Car accidents, falls, defective products, medical malpractice, and other personal injury accidents result in catastrophic injuries each day that causes paralysis for thousands of people. Our Sacramento catastrophic accident attorneys understand how some injuries can change the lives of accident victims forever. Below are three catastrophic injuries that can result in partial or complete paralysis.… Read More

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Feb 20 2017

COMMON PSYCHOLOGICAL AND EMOTIONAL EFFECTS OF A TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can have many negative consequences for the accident victim. A TBI can limit a person’s physical capabilities, and it can affect the person’s emotional and psychological well-being. Managing and treating a TBI is often costly, requiring expensive medical treatments and long-term care. While many people immediately think about the physical… Read More

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Oct 31 2016

CAN A BRAIN INJURY IMPACT THE ENTIRE FAMILY?

Brain injuries are some of the most common types of injuries in personal injury accidents. From falls to traffic accidents and workplace accidents, brain injuries can result from almost any personal injury accident. For an accident victim with a mild head injury, symptoms may go away completely in a few days to a few weeks.… Read More