Category Archives: Severe & Fatal Injuries

Certainly motorcyclists are at an increased risk on the road.  Motorcyclists put themselves at risk by just being on the road, but less apparent is that a motorcyclist not obeying the rules of the road can increase the dangers to … Continue reading

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On Tuesday, September 16, a new law will take effect that will provide Southern California bicyclists with added safety on the roadways.   The new law will require drivers to allow for at least 3 feet clearance when passing a bicyclist … Continue reading

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In the last few weeks San Diego has seen multiple fatal motorcycle accidents where the passenger on the motorcycle was killed.  First, in late August, NBC San Diego reported a female motorcycle passenger lost her life during a ride near … Continue reading

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An 11-year-old girl was left in critical condition after a California Highway Patrol car collided with a passenger vehicle on Sunday, August 24, 2014.  The car accident occurred as both vehicles were traveling north on Green River Road at Highway 91 in Riverside … Continue reading

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Gross Negligence and Suspected Intoxication of Driver Lead to Injury of Multiple Cyclists on Fiesta Island.  On August 12, 2014 at around 6:30 pm a group of cyclists training at Fiesta Island in San Diego were injured after a woman drove in … Continue reading

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Brain injuries can occur in many ways and are classified from severe and traumatic brain injury to mild brain injuries. Car accidents are the cause of a majority of brain injuries in Southern California. Traumatic brain injuries typically result from … Continue reading

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Semi Truck accidents often result in more serious injuries or fatalities than a car accident involving standard size vehicles.  When compared to a typical car accidents, semi trucks result in catastrophic injury and death due the fact the truck has … Continue reading

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It’s only a few days to Independence Day, and it’s a near certainty that San Diegans will celebrate. From fireworks over the Bay to backyard barbeques and parades, there are parties, celebrations, and events, in America’s Finest City to celebrate … Continue reading

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Kenneth Feinberg, the independent claims administrator for the GM Ignition Compensation Program, announces the details of a compensation program designed to compensate victims of GM defective ignition switches.  Pursuant to the announced plan, anyone killed or injured in an accident … Continue reading

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As summer is at its peak, hospitals and emergency rooms see a sizeable increase in the number of children seeking medical treatment for personal injuries due to a fall from an open window or balcony. For example, on Monday July … Continue reading

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