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How to Report Nursing Home Abuse in California

Elder abuse is on the rise throughout California, which is terrifying for people who need to make the difficult decision to move a loved one to a nursing home facility. If you suspect your family member is a victim of nursing home abuse, you must take immediate action. Knowing how to report nursing home abuse in California is essential....

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What Is the Average Settlement for Nursing Home Neglect in California?

Pursuing a claim for nursing home neglect isn’t necessarily about the compensation for many victims’ families. Their primary aim is to hold nursing homes accountable for their actions and ensure staff members don’t hurt anyone else. Pursuing a claim for nursing home neglect in California is complicated. Understandably, you might be wondering, What is the average settlement for nursing...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Nursing Home Neglect

How to Report Nursing Home Neglect in California

Nursing home neglect and abuse are growing problems all around the country, not just in California. If you suspect your loved one is the victim of nursing home neglect, it’s crucial to take immediate action. Understandably, concerned family members want to know how to report nursing home neglect in California. If the person’s health is in danger, you should...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death Statute of Limitations in California

When a loved one passes away from injuries sustained in a personal injury accident, surviving family members could have the legal right to bring a wrongful death claim in California. However, you only have a limited amount of time to resolve your claim or file a lawsuit. This deadline is called the statute of limitations. The wrongful death statute...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Bicycle Accident

What Happens if a Cyclist Causes an Accident?

When people hear about an accident involving a vehicle and a bicycle, they typically assume the driver of the car was at fault. However, cyclists are sometimes at fault too. So what happens if a cyclist causes an accident? If you sustained injuries in a bike accident, don’t hesitate to contact the California car accident lawyers at Silva Injury...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Auto Accidents

Average Settlement for Drunk Driving Accidents in CA

If you were an innocent victim of a drunk driving accident, you might feel various emotions, including anger, fear, pain, and stress. Suffering injuries in an accident causes financial worries, loss of work, and emotional pain to you and your loved ones. Fortunately, California permits you to recover compensation for your losses against the drunk driver. Contact a personal...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Bicycle Accident

Can I Sue if a Bicycle Hits My Car?

Accidents involving a vehicle and bicycle can result in devastating injuries. Some people assume that a bike accident involving a car is automatically the driver’s fault. However, that is not always the case. There are incidents where the bicyclist is at fault for the accident. You may be searching online for the answer to, Can I sue if a...

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What to Do After a Bicycle Accident in CA

Bike commuting in America has soared in popularity in recent years. With so many bikers sharing the roads—roads that are still on their way to being safe for bikers—the chance of an accident naturally rises. Although bicycle fatalities and serious injuries in California decreased from 2019 to 2020, the numbers remain high. As a bicycle rider, you may wonder...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Slip and Fall

What to Do If You Slip and Fall in a Store

Grocery stores often present an ideal scenario for slip and fall accidents. Food can spill in aisles, grocery store staff members regularly mop the floors, and parking lots present their own risks. Instead of waiting until a slip and fall accident occurs, many clients want to know what to do if they slip and fall in a store.  We...

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How Can Slip and Fall Accidents Be Prevented?

Slip and fall accidents, also called trip & fall accidents, occur with alarming frequency. This often worries property and business owners who fear they will face liability in the event of a trip & fall on their property. In the event the fall occurred due to a lack of proper maintenance, the property owner could face liability under the...

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