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How Long After a Car Accident Can Injuries Appear?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the number of police-reported car accidents decreased by 22% from 2019 to 2020. Part of this decrease is a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, which significantly reduced vehicular travel in the United States for part of the year. Still, the United States recorded more than 5 million non-fatal car accidents, with...

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How Much Will I Get for Pain and Suffering from a Car Accident?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), car accidents account for millions of injuries and thousands of deaths annually in the United States.  In fact, there were more than 40,000 deaths and 2.1 million injuries in 2020 alone.  Common injuries involve damage to a car accident victim’s head, neck, face, thorax, abdomen, upper limbs, and lower...

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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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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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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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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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The Most Dangerous Days for Auto Accidents During The Year

You assume risks every time you get into a vehicle. All drivers face risks of injury posed by inexperienced or teenage drivers, distracted drivers, drivers who speed or otherwise drive recklessly, nighttime driving, and the list goes on.  However, there are some more dangerous days for auto accidents than others. Mostly, these days are holidays where the potential for...

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How Much to Expect from a Car Accident Settlement in California

If someone else causes an auto accident and you suffer damage, they are responsible for compensating you for that damage.  Auto accidents can happen in any manner of different ways. As a result, the extent and type of damage that they cause varies from case to case. Suppose you were in a California auto accident and are considering filing...

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How to Get Your Turlock Police Accident Report

A police report can serve as crucial evidence in an auto accident claim and under many other scenarios. Fortunately, you can usually obtain a Turlock police report without a lot of difficulties. You will need to prove some involvement in the accident or incident, however. Obtaining a police report is more difficult if a minor was involved in the...

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