| Read Time: 3 minutes | Truck Accident

What Happens If a Mail Truck Gets in an Accident?

Pursuing an accident claim can be complicated enough, but what happens if a mail truck gets in an accident? Filing a claim involving a USPS truck is a multi-step process. It’s helpful to have an experienced California trucking accident lawyer assisting you. At Silva Injury Law, Inc., we have years of experience representing clients for accident claims involving government...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Auto Accidents

Who Is Liable If You Hit a Cow?

Many people envision California as a land of beaches, ball games, wine, and movie stars. Though that is not untrue, California’s number one industry is agriculture, followed by the film and tourism industries. For those traveling outside of the bay area or the southern California coast, agriculture can quickly become relevant, especially on rural roadways. The unpredictable threat of...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Truck Accident

Truck Accident Settlements in California

Truck accidents can result in devastating consequences for all parties involved. Between property damage, physical injuries, and emotional trauma, recovering after a California trucking accident can be both time-consuming and expensive.  Fortunately, however, there are avenues you can pursue to help you move forward. A truck accident settlement can provide you with the financial compensation you need to recover. ...

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| Read Time: 2 minutes | Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death Law California

When you lose a loved one unexpectedly due to an accident or negligent action, it can take a significant toll on your emotional and financial wellbeing. Wrongful death law in California recognizes this and allows survivors to pursue compensation from the responsible party in the form of a wrongful death claim. Here is everything you need to know about...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Personal Injury

What to Expect During Your Free Personal Injury Consultation

If you suffered severe injuries in an accident that you didn’t cause, you need help to get the justice and compensation you deserve. Talking to an injury lawyer as soon as possible will help get you moving toward those goals. Most California injury lawyers offer free consultations. If you know what to expect when you arrive for your meeting,...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Auto Accidents

What to Do After a Car Accident When It’s Not Your Fault

A serious auto vehicle accident can be a very traumatizing experience. Many accident victims may have no idea what to do afterward.  After an accident that wasn’t your fault, you may understandably assume that the other driver’s insurance company will pay for all your damages. However, insurance companies have teams of highly skilled lawyers whose job is to minimize...

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What Happens If Your Uber Gets into an Accident?

Ridesharing services have rendered the taxicab industry all but obsolete in the last decade. Ridesharing services are typically less expensive than cabs, more flexible, and also more accessible. Instead of calling a taxi cab dispatch center where they may put you on hold for a while, all you have to do is open the app on your smartphone. While...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Dog Bite

How to Report a Dog Bite in California

Dogs are humankind’s best friend, but they are still animals that can cause serious damage if not kept under control. Suffering from a dog attack is a very traumatizing experience. Aside from the physical pain and healing you have to go through, dog attacks can cost a lot of money. Even worse, once your physical injuries heal, you might...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Motorcycle Accidents

Can I Make A Claim or Sue For A Hit and Run Motorcycle Accident?

Riding motorcycles is an excellent activity for the wild at heart. There isn’t much in this world that compares to cruising down an empty highway at one with your bike, with the wind howling in your ears. Not to mention the practical advantages of motorcycles: their fuel efficiency; the ease of parking; and their maneuverability. For many, there is...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Auto Accidents

Who Is Responsible if a Loose Horse Hits Your Vehicle?

A recent news story reported on a horse running loose along Highway 126 near Piru, California, where it was eventually struck by a vehicle. While this may sound unbelievable, stories like this one are more common than you might think. And due to their size and strength, collisions with horses can frequently result in severe property damage and physical...

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