Category: Car Accidents

 

Why an Uber/Lyft Rideshare Accident Lawyer Can Help Maximize Your Damages Award

Feb 23, 2022

Chances are you’re familiar with Uber or Lyft ridesharing services. Hailing a rideshare can be convenient, cost-effective, and even environmentally friendly when sharing rides with others. But what if you’re injured in an Uber or Lyft accident? Can you recover...

 

Do I Need to Hire a California Truck Accident Injury Lawyer?

Feb 21, 2022

When traveling through California or across the United States, motor vehicle drivers commonly share the roads and highways with 18-wheeler or tractor-trailer commercial trucks (also known as big rigs). According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), nearly 12.5...

 

Strategy Towards ‘Paradigm Shift’ in Roadway Safety Unveiled by D.O.T

Jan 28, 2022

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg has unveiled a federal strategy aimed at improving traffic safety on a national scale. Facing what is expected to be a substantial increase in traffic fatalities for the 2021 calendar year, the Department of Transportation...

 

Car Bursts Into Flames After Hitting ‘Succession’ Actor’s Parked Cadillac Escalade

Jan 27, 2022

“Succession” actor Nicholas Braun was involved in a Los Angeles car accident this week that left the other vehicle in flames. The star of the HBO series documented the incident on social media after a vehicle hit his parked SUV...

 

Los Angeles Car Accident Deaths and Injuries Increase in 2021

Jan 26, 2022

In 2015, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti signed an executive directive launching the city’s Vision Zero program. The goal put forth with Vision Zero was to eliminate all traffic deaths by 2025. But if 2021 is any indication, Vision Zero’s...

 

Fatal Tesla Autopilot Crash Leads to First-Ever Felony Charges in California

Jan 21, 2022

A California Tesla driver was charged with two felony counts of vehicular manslaughter following a crash that killed two people while the vehicle was on Autopilot mode. The Tesla Model S reportedly ran a red light in the Los Angeles...

 

Pasadena Car Crash Leaves 3 Teenagers Dead

Jan 18, 2022

Three area teenage boys have been identified following a tragic car accident that occurred Sunday evening near Pasadena. The fatal car crash happened at approximately 8:26 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). FOX 11 reported that the driver...

 

Helicopter Shared by Burbank/Glendale Police Departments Tracks Street Racing

Jan 17, 2022

Illegal street racing has been a focus for local law enforcement throughout much of the pandemic. The Los Angeles Times recently reported that as of July 2021, the number of illegal street races or ‘takeovers’ had increased by 27%, with...

 

Los Angeles Public Works Receives 1,653 Pothole Reports Since December

Jan 12, 2022

Driving in Los Angeles can be a dangerous endeavor – particularly since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic. As we noted in a past blog, the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed that severe and fatal car accidents increased in nearly...

 

California AB 3 Increases Penalties for Street Racing/Sideshows

Jan 8, 2022

Illegal street racing has become synonymous with Southern California over the past couple of years. But the issue has also impacted countless residents throughout the state – to such an extent that lawmakers have taken steps which they hope will...


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