Category: Car Accidents

 

2022 Los Angeles Traffic Fatalities Hit All-Time Highs

Jan 18, 2023

Los Angeles County can be a dangerous place for motorists, pedestrians, and even bicyclists. While 2021 was one of the deadliest years for Los Angeles-area drivers, 2022 proved to be even more lethal, with traffic fatalities hitting all-tine highs. 2022...

 

New Ryan’s Law Aims to Punish Illegal Street Racing and Reckless Driving

Jan 13, 2023

Illegal street racing has become a public safety issue in California, with elected officials taking steps last year to increase penalties for such traffic infractions. Through legislation known as California Assembly Bill 3 (AB 3), illegal street takeovers, sideshow events,...

 

Why Do People Tailgate? A University Researcher Explains

Jan 4, 2023

Tailgating is a form of aggressive driving that often leads to serious accidents involving a range of injuries to passengers, drivers, and even pedestrians. Tailgating is one of the most common causes of rear-end collisions, which the National Highway Traffic...

 

What are the Top 10 Most Common Types of Motorcycle Accident Injuries?

Dec 27, 2022

Motorcycling has become an increasingly popular mode of transportation in recent years. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the number of on-road motorcycles registered in the United States has skyrocketed since the early 2000s. Top 10 Most...

 

Do I Really Have Two Years to File My California Car Accident Injury Lawsuit?

Dec 21, 2022

Car accidents are on the rise across the nation, with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) confirming seven consecutive quarters of year-to-year increases in traffic fatalities since the third quarter of 2020. And in California, where car accidents are...

 

Which States are Ranked Best and Worst for Drunk Driving?

Dec 2, 2022

During the holidays, drunk driving-related deaths often spike – with New Year’s Day being the most dangerous holiday for motorists, according to a report from MoneyGeek.com. On January 1, drunk driving-related deaths are estimated to increase 116% above the baseline...

 

What to Do After an Uber or Lyft Accident: Steps to Secure a Maximized Settlement

Nov 22, 2022

Uber and Lyft have transformed the way many of us get from place to place. Ridesharing can be convenient, affordable, and even save you time in some cases. What Should I Do After an Uber or Lyft Accident? What Should...

 

Top 10 American Cities With the Worst Drivers

Nov 10, 2022

Bad drivers are a constant nuisance, and there is certainly no shortage of them here in Los Angeles County. Comedian Bill Burr even developed a “Guide to Driving Etiquette” series which highlights the many errors committed by drivers each and...

 

Does the End of Daylight Saving Time Cause an Increase in Car Accidents?

Nov 7, 2022

Daylight saving time – the practice of turning the clocks back an hour in the fall and forward an hour in the spring – is unpopular with the majority of Americans. In fact, a FiveThirtyEight.com article cited a recent poll...

 

Anaheim Crash Involving Amazon Delivery Van Leaves One Dead, Another Hospitalized

Oct 27, 2022

A woman was killed and another person hospitalized Wednesday after colliding with an Amazon delivery van in Anaheim. Police confirmed that the fatal crash occurred at approximately 8 p.m. in the intersection of South Dale Avenue and Orange Avenue. Anaheim...


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