Los Angeles Legal News
In many accident cases, people assume that they can just go and receive medical treatment, but it’s not that simple. You don’t want to forget one of the most important steps in the process after you have sustained an injury: filing a police report. If you plan to seek compensation for your injuries, then filing … Continue reading "Why You Should Never Skip Out On the Police Report"
Lane-splitting is when a motorcyclist passes other vehicles on the road by riding between them along the lane line. It has been the center of lots of controversy over the years in California but, recently, has been brought to attention because it has been legalized in the state. In the past, it was not legal … Continue reading "Injured in a California Lane-Splitting Motorcycle Accident"
Bicyclists deserve the same rights as everyone else that shares the roadways. When a negligent driver is driving out of control and forces a bicyclist from the road, causing them severe injuries and more, and then drives away, a lot is at risk. This is a crime known as a hit and run, and they … Continue reading "Quick Thinking When Injured in a Bicycle Hit and Run"
Though there are many regulations in place that promise to protect us on the roadways, rules are still broken every day in the U.S., and commercial trucks bring us more harm, from injuries to fatalities. With the federal government overseeing trucking regulations, we tend to believe that the roadways will be safe from all harm, … Continue reading "The Dangers of Trucking Accidents: When Regulations Matter"
Every year in the United States, there are hundreds of fatalities for bicycle riders, who share the roadways with cars. Cycling is actually known to be a relatively dangerous activity, with 630 fatalities and 51,000 injuries happening in 2009 alone, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). A spokeswoman for the NHTSA commented … Continue reading "Who is at Fault in a Bicycle Accident, and So Much More"