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Steps to take if you’re injured in a car crash

Getting into a car crash is hardly something anyone can truly be prepared for. These accidents can be devastating, especially if you become injured as a result of the crash. Dealing with an injury after an accident occurs can be particularly stressful; it could lead to extensive medical costs, lost wages due to missing work,… read more

1 dies, 1 injured in California car accident

One family in California is in mourning after they recently lost their loved one in an unfortunate car crash. The car accident took place along Highway 17 on a Saturday night. A man, 50, died in the collision. According to police, a crash was reported on the highway shortly before midnight. One man, 78, was… read more

2 injured in California car accident

Being injured in a vehicle accident can be devastating not only physically but also emotionally, sparking distress in those suffering injuries. It can also pose financial hardships if an injured party is unable to work for a time following the car accident. Unfortunately, two people recently were hurt in a vehicle crash in California. This… read more

Why hire a personal injury lawyer? (2 of 2)

Welcome back. In our last post, we began discussing why it’s important to hire an experienced personal injury lawyer after being injured in a car accident with a negligent driver. As we said, the other driver’s insurance company — and maybe even your own insurance company — might try to lead you to believe that… read more

Hip fractures common after California car accidents

Injuries resulting from a serious car accident can vary depending on the age and size of the accident victim. According to the Placer County Network of Care, one of the most common injuries sustained by young adults and children in car accidents is hip fractures. As we discussed in an informative article on our website,… read more

Feds: Economic and societal costs from car accidents enormous

Undoubtedly, serious car accidents take a major toll on the victims and the victims’ families. But as a new study from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports, car accidents also negatively affect the public at large through economic and societal losses. Although the U.S. secretary of transportation acknowledged that a… read more

Head injuries after car accidents can have devastating effects

Head injuries are a common result of car accidents, and they can occur even after a somewhat minor collision. However, as we explained in a recent article, the long-term effects of head injuries can be anything but minor. When a car accident victim’s brain is injured during a car accident, such as after being ejected… read more

Car accident leads to death of women, children in California

Hearing that loved ones have been killed in a car accident can be traumatizing, sparking grief and disbelief. However, seeing these loved ones die before one’s eyes can cause even deeper emotional scars and distress. It is natural for the family members of those who die in such a car accident in California to feel… read more