Category: Personal Injury

 

What are the Most Common Slip and Fall Injuries?

Oct 29, 2021

Slip and falls are a regular occurrence that can pose a danger to individuals in a variety of locations. From supermarkets to hotels and even sidewalks, slip or trip and fall accidents injure countless people every year. Unfortunately, many of...

 

What to Do in Case of Amusement Park Accidents?

Oct 28, 2021

Whether it’s Disneyland in Anaheim, Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, or Universal Studios in Hollywood, Southern California has no shortage of amusement and theme parks. When you visit an amusement park, it’s understood that the facility adheres to what’s...

 

Will the Alec Baldwin Prop Gun Shooting Lead to a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

Oct 23, 2021

Thursday’s fatal prop gun shooting of a cinematographer on the New Mexico movie set of “Rust” has garnered worldwide headlines. Director of photography Halyna Hutchins was fatally shot at the Bonanza Creek Ranch when actor Alec Baldwin discharged a live...

 

Was Noah Cuatro’s Murder a Preventable Failure by the L.A. County Child Welfare System?

Aug 24, 2021

On July 5, 2019, a drowning was reported at a family pool in Palmdale, California. The following day, 4-year-old Noah Cuatro was pronounced dead at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. An investigation would soon reveal that Cuatro’s death was not a...

 

Can Broken Chair Injury Victims Recover Financial Compensation?

Aug 12, 2021

A chair break leading to a fall can be a source of comic relief in many movies or television shows. A common example can be found in a scene from the film “Shallow Hal” starring Jack Black and Gwyneth Paltrow....

 

Country Singer Clare Dunn Attacked by Nashville Lyft Driver

Aug 11, 2021

The subject of Uber and Lyft rideshare user safety is one we’ve covered a number of times on the DLG Blog. In May, a woman filed a lawsuit against an Uber driver who spewed racial slurs and made verbal threats...

 

What is the Eggshell Plaintiff Rule and How Does it Impact Sexual Assault Claims?

Aug 9, 2021

Personal injury law affords victims who have been harmed by someone else’s negligence (whether an individual or company) an opportunity to recover financial compensation for various types of losses. When you hear the term ‘personal injury law,’ it can encompass...

 

What is California’s Comparative Negligence Law?

Jul 23, 2021

Personal injury law encompasses a multitude of claim types, including car accidents, wrongful deaths, dog bites, slip/trip and falls, product liability, medical malpractice, premises liability, and more. Essentially, when another person or company harms you – whether out of malice...

 

Many California Doctors Guilty of Gross Negligence Still Practicing Medicine According to Report

Jul 19, 2021

An alarming report released by the Los Angeles Times indicates the Medical Board of California has consistently allowed doctors accused of negligence to continue practicing and harming patients. According to an investigation conducted by the Times, the state medical board...

 

Police Searching for Pickup Truck Driver After Striking/Killing Pedestrian Under Manhole Cover

Jul 13, 2021

A rare type of pedestrian accident occurred Saturday in Panorama City when a man – underneath a manhole cover in the middle of the street – attempted to lift the heavy object and was suddenly struck by a passing pickup...


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