Category Archives: Personal Injury

March 18, 2015 is Brain Injury Awareness Day. The personal injury lawyers  at Martinez & Schill want to bring attention to the facts and statistics surrounding brain injuries in the United States in connection with Brain Injury Awareness Month. The invisible … Continue reading

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The iPhone has never been hotter as one man in New York recently found out after suffering a burn injury. Erik Johnson, of New York, was injured when his iPhone 5C spontaneously exploded in his pocket. “When I went to … Continue reading

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In 2014, more automobiles were subject to recalls than any other year on record, as 63.9 million vehicles were subject to 803 separate auto recalls. The previous record for recalls in a year occurred in 2004 when 30.8 million vehicles … Continue reading

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As discussed last week, California roads are becoming more and more crowded as bicycles and cars share the same roadways.  In order to share the road safely, both cyclists and motor-vehicle drivers must follow certain laws. (See Bicycle Safety Post) … Continue reading

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In the event that you have suffered a personal injury due to the negligent act of another, you may be able to recover damages in a personal injury lawsuit. Damages are simply monetary compensation for that injury. Damages play a major part … Continue reading

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One of the most important concepts in any personal injury case is the element of causation. In the most basic sense, cause is something that produces a certain outcome. In a case where you have been injured by the actions (or … Continue reading

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On Tuesday morning, a Ford F-Series truck became stuck on a set of train tracks outside of Los Angeles, near the city of Oxnard. The immobile truck was then struck by a Los Angeles-bound Metrolink commuter train which caused an … Continue reading

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California roads are becoming more crowded as bicycles and cars increasingly share the same roadway. Locally, San Diego added over 39 miles of “buffered bike lanes” to city streets in 2013. According to the National Association of City Transportation Officials … Continue reading

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In the event that you have been in a car accident with someone borrowing or renting a car, then there maybe a number of courses of action against multiple parties. The following describes the likely liability of each of the … Continue reading

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The following is a list of 10 reasons retaining an attorney after a San Diego car accident is a good idea: 1.  You May Be Significantly Injured: In the event that you have been significantly injured, you need an advocate … Continue reading

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