BASIC LEGAL RIGHTS FOR ACCIDENTS IN SACRAMENTO CA

Do you know your basic legal rights following an accident in Sacramento CA? If you or someone you know has been injured in a motor vehicle accident you have certain rights guaranteed by law. You have the right to be returned to the same position you would have been in but for the motor vehicle… Read More

BACK INJURIES IN CAR ACCIDENTS AND FALLS

Two of the most common personal injury accidents that result in back injuries are motor vehicle accidents and falls. A back injury can occur in a low-speed accident or a minor fall. It does not take much force to cause an injury to the back. Therefore, it is very important to see a physician if… Read More

Sacramento Legal News

Dec 13 2017

PRACTICAL CHRISTMAS GIFTS THAT CAN SAVE LIVES — MOTORCYCLE HELMETS AND SAFETY EQUIPMENT

Do you have a friend or family member who loves to ride a motorcycle? If so, you might worry about your loved one’s safety when he or she is on the road. Sadly, thousands of riders are injured and lose their lives in motorcycle crashes in the United States. During 2015, 4,976 motorcyclists lost their lives in… Read More

Sacramento Legal News

Sep 29 2017

FACTORS THAT AFFECT YOUR COMPENSATION IN A CALIFORNIA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident caused by a negligent or careless driver, you might be entitled to recover money from the driver who caused the crash. However, before accepting a settlement from the other driver’s insurance company, it is helpful to understand the factors that impact the amount of compensation you… Read More

Sacramento Legal News

Sep 27 2017

INSURANCE : THE WARNING SIGNS

Is the Insurance Settlement Offer Fair Considering Your Injuries? It would be much easier to settle accident claims if insurance companies simply paid full compensation for each claim. However, that is not the case. Insurance companies are in business to make money — paying accident claims is not good for the company’s profit margin. Some… Read More

Sacramento Legal News

Sep 20 2017

DO YOU HAVE CHEST PAIN AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT?

Chest pain after a car accident could be caused by the stress of a collision; however, chest pain can also be a symptom of a severe injury. In some cases, pain can be an indication of a life-threatening condition. You should never ignore any type of pain after a car accident, especially chest pain. It… Read More

Sacramento Legal News

Jan 18 2017

DOES YOUR FORD VEHICLE HAVE BAD BRAKES?

If you have a 2007 to 2009 Ford Mercury Milan or Ford Fusion, you may have a problem with your brakes. A report in Motor Trend states that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is looking into consumer complaints regarding the brakes in 2007 – 2009 Ford Fusions and Mercury Milans. According to the story, 141… Read More

IS WHIPLASH A SERIOUS ACCIDENT INJURY?

Whiplash has received a bad reputation as a “scam” accident injury. Many television shows and movies have made fun of this fact. However, for the victim of a whiplash injury, it is no laughing matter. Whiplash can result in long-term, chronic pain and reduction in the range of motion that impairs the person’s ability to… Read More

Sacramento Legal News

May 27 2016

SKYDIVING PLANE CRASHES AND HITS TRUCK ON GROUND

When you think about a motor vehicle accident, you usually think about two or more cars crashing, a commercial truck colliding with a passenger vehicle, or an accident involving a motorcycle. You typically do not think about a motor vehicle accident involving an airplane but anything can happen. A skydiving plane crashed hitting a pickup truck on… Read More

Sacramento Legal News

Nov 24 2015

BICYCLIST STRUCK, KILLED IN SACRAMENTO CA CRASH

66-year-old Margaret Bengs was struck on her bicycle this month on Fair Oaks Boulevard about 100 feet south of Kenneth Avenue. She died at Mercy San Juan Hospital two days after the accident. Bengs was a speechwriter for former Gov. George Deukmejian and former Attorney General Dan Lungren, and she was an op-ed contributor to… Read More