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When you do not fully understand the small print in a personal injury claim form, you might wonder why you are not entitled to the full amount of a personal injury claim. The truth is, the other entities that paid for some of your medical bills, such as Medicare and the health insurance firm are … Continue reading "Reasons Why You May Not Get the Full Amount of Your Personal Injury Settlement"
Uber Driver Killed A female Uber driver and working mother with three jobs was killed in a two-car hit-and-run accident in South Los Angeles that also left her passenger critically injured. The Uber driver killed was a mother of 2. Uber Driver Killed in Los Angeles The driver was identified as Folesha Parker Iverson, 52. … Continue reading "Uber Driver Killed and Passenger Injured in Hit-and-Run Accident in South LA"
LA Motorcycle Split Accident Verdict Recently in LA, a jury returned a verdict of $3.7 million in a case involving a lane-splitting motorcyclist who got multiple injuries in an accident. (Superior Court Case No. BC553756). The case was a textbook example of the comparative negligence in California. Now with the passage of the new lane-splitting … Continue reading "Los Angeles Motorcycle Lane Splitting Accident Verdict"
A man was killed on Saturday morning on October 1 in Harvard Heights while crossing the street. The victim, who was crossing at an unmarked crosswalk just after midnight at the intersection of Cambridge Street and Western Avenue, was struck by two vehicles, one of which fled the scene, according to police. The pedestrian was … Continue reading "Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run in Harvard Heights"
Gov Brown Signs Three Bus Safety Bills After Serious Bus Accidents Governor Jerry Brown has signed two new bills to improve safety regulations for charter buses in California following serious bus accidents in the state. The first bill will require charter buses that are designed to carry 39 or more passengers and are made after … Continue reading "California Governor Signs Bus Safety Bill"