| Read Time: 2 minutes | Motorcycle Accidents

What To Do If You Have a Motorcycle Accident Injury

People that don’t ride bikes can never understand the feeling of freedom and exhilaration you feel riding down the highway on a motorcycle, but with this thrill comes risk. Motorcycles offer much less protection than closed vehicles, so it’s much more likely that you’ll suffer serious or even catastrophic injuries in a crash. It’s important to hire an attorney...

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| Read Time: 2 minutes | Wrongful Death

What To Do When Mistakes Causes Death

When a mistake causes a person to lose their life, the family can bring a claim for wrongful death against the responsible parties. If the person was killed instantly, the claim is limited to wrongful death, but if they suffered before they died, there can also be a claim for pain and suffering. These cases are complicated because they...

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| Read Time: 2 minutes | Auto Accidents

What to Do After A Commercial Truck Accident

It’s hard enough to know what to do after a car accident, but if you’ve been involved in a commercial truck accident it’s even more complicated. Commercial trucks can be registered in any of the 50 states and also in Canada or Mexico, involving both state laws and federal laws governing interstate commerce. If you’ve been seriously injured in...

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| Read Time: < 1 minute | Silva Injury Law

Thank you Turlock!

All of us here at Silva Injury Law thank you! Thank you Turlock for voting us your favorite law firm!  We are humbled and honored that you believe in us and we appreciate you all! If you are interested in having Silva Injury Law represent your personal injury case, call (209) 600-4389 to learn more about this award winning team. You...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Auto Accidents

California Drivers – 10 Amazing tips for staying safe when driving in the rain

As you know Californian’s typically don’t encounter too much rain and when we do, it can unexpected and challenging to be in the road, As of recent, we have gotten a lot of rain here and the storms aren’t stopping anytime soon. Safety should be your main concern, but not all drivers follow these rules.   Here are our...

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| Read Time: 2 minutes | Healthcare Insurance

Healthcare Subrogation! A Major Reason to Never Settle Your Personal Injury Case Without an Attorney…

You have settled your personal injury case on your own quickly after the accident. You are happy because you did it alone without an attorney and you think the settlement is all yours. Life is good, right? All of a sudden, you are getting letters and/or calls from your own healthcare insurance stating that they have a right to...

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| Read Time: 2 minutes | Dog Bite

Beware of Dog…

I love dogs as much as the next person. As a matter of fact, I love all animals. Growing up, I was very fascinated with animals, a love I have to this day. I still look forward to watching Jack Hanna and Jeff Corwin sharing their animal adventures every Saturday morning while jogging on a treadmill at my local...

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| Read Time: 2 minutes | Auto Accidents

DON’T SIGN ANYTHING!!!

Prior to becoming a personal injury attorney, I worked as a deputy district attorney. My job was to prosecute individuals accused of crimes. Most of the time, the people I prosecuted on behalf of the State of California were represented by capable defense attorneys. On rare occasions, a defendant would choose to represent him/herself. They would forfeit their right...

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| Read Time: < 1 minute | Auto Accidents

MedPay – What is it?…and why you need it…

What is MedPay? Medical Payments coverage, commonly known as MedPay coverage, pays medical expenses for you and any passengers in your vehicle who are injured during an accident or auto-related injury. You can and should consider getting MedPay coverage as part of your auto insurance policy. Why you need MedPay… Unfortunately, medical bills accrue from treatment you receive from...

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| Read Time: < 1 minute | Slip and Fall

What to do after a slip, trip or fall accident?

What to do immediately following a slip or trip and fall accident: Get Medical Attention Although you may feel fine initially, you may have sustained an injury and you cannot feel anything right away due to adrenaline. It is always better to have a medical professional check you over.   Inspect the Area Where the Fall Occurred Check your...

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