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Passengers in a motor vehicle rely upon their drivers to be attentive and responsible so that they can arrive at their destination safely. Unfortunately, drivers do not always meet these expectations. If an accident occurs, a passenger may wonder what … Continue reading

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Driving under the influence of alcohol is a well-known cause of serious injuries and fatalities. However, driving without adequate sleep is a lesser known cause of similar tragic accidents. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has found that going … Continue reading

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Whiplash is classified as an injury to the soft tissues in the neck (muscles, tendons, and ligaments). Most frequently experienced in low-speed, rear-end crashes, such injuries can take weeks, months, or even years for victims to heal. Learn more about … Continue reading

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Although single and two-car accidents are the most common, multi-car crashes and pile-ups do occur. Often, such crashes are the result of a chain reaction – one car sets it off, and others may aggravate the circumstances. Unfortunately, this can … Continue reading

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Crashes that result in fire can cause severe injury to victims. In fact, nearly 16,000 people suffer car crash burn injuries each year. Approximately 300 of those victims experience injuries that are so severe, they ultimately lead to fatality. Another … Continue reading

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While public transportation can be an invaluable resource for getting from point A to point B, and are often relatively safe, the public transit accidents that do occur can have severe consequences for all involved. For some, the result may … Continue reading

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Distracted driving is far from a new issue, but whereas safety experts used to encourage drivers to avoid distracting conversations with passengers and eating behind the wheel, today’s conversations surround the use of a cell phone. First, it was simply … 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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Trash Truck Accident on Interstate 8 in San Diego: A trash Truck Accident that occurred this morning in San Diego illustrates the dangers of pedestrians using highways or freeways.  A pedestrian was hit and fatally killed by a garbage truck … Continue reading

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Even when a car accident appears clear-cut and liability is obviously undisputed, your ability to recover a monetary settlement or judgment is restricted by the amount of the at-fault driver’s insurance policy. While an experienced San Diego or Riverside car … Continue reading

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