How to Find the Best Los Angeles Scooter Accident Lawyer

How to Find the Best Los Angeles Scooter Accident Lawyer

Get expert legal help from Sally Morin Personal Injury Lawyers for your LA scooter accident claim and secure the compensation you deserve. […]

Read More…

Proving Fault in Scooter Accidents: How Does it Work?

scooter accident

California’s roads are covered with scooters. Today’s fast and efficient e-scooters allow riders to zip through big, crowded cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles. In LA, scooter accident injury rates are now surpassing motorcycle injury rates. Scooter injuries can be just as severe as motorcycle injuries because the rider’s body takes a blow, then […]

Read More…

Can I Recover Compensation as a Pedestrian Injured in an E-Scooter Accident?

Can I Recover Compensation as a Pedestrian Injured in an E-Scooter Accident?

The use of e-scooters is becoming increasingly common, especially in major cities like Los Angeles and San Francisco. Unfortunately, riders do not always operate these scooters with precaution, and they can cause accidents the same as drivers operating any other motor vehicle.  And while California law requires e-scooters to be ridden on the road or […]

Read More…

Do You Need a License to Drive an Electric Scooter?

Do You Need a License to Drive an Electric Scooter?

Please be advised that the following topic is for informational purposes only and not a legal matter currently handled by our firm. If you need further assistance regarding this particular topic, you can contact your local Bar Association for a referral to an attorney who may be able to address your inquiry in more detail. Since companies […]

Read More…

$4.25 Million Settlement in Scooter vs. Taxi Accident

scooter taxi accident settlement

A young married couple riding together on their scooter suffered horrific injuries when a taxicab struck them at an intersection in San Francisco. The collision happened at 16th Street and Harrison Street when the couple was headed out for morning brunch. As they rode their Vespa scooter through the intersection with the right of way, […]

Read More…

$1 Million Medical Bill Reduction in Scooter Settlement

1,000,000 medical bill reduction

An active 55-year-old San Francisco software developer was riding his Vespa scooter on a beautiful late summer evening. As he traveled at a safe speed with a clear path in front of him, a negligent driver suddenly hit him. He was knocked from his scooter and slammed hard into the pavement, going into semi-consciousness with […]

Read More…

How AB 371 is Affecting Bikes and Scooters in California

affecting-scooters

California has a global reputation as a bike-friendly and scooter-friendly state. Our legislators have enacted dozens of new laws protecting cyclists and scooter riders. For example, we have the Safe Passing Law that requires motorists to give cyclists three feet of passing space. We also have multiple laws that support cyclists’ and scooter users’ rights […]

Read More…

$200,000 Settlement for E-Scooter vs. Commercial Vehicle Accident

200000-settlement-escooter-vs-commercial-vechicle

When someone riding an e-scooter collides with a huge commercial vehicle, the result is a horrific crash. These accidents happen more often than you might think on California’s busy streets. Here’s a real story about a client at Sally Morin Personal Injury Lawyers who was hit while riding his e-scooter right here in San Francisco. […]

Read More…

How Can You Prove Fault in a Scooter Accident?

motorcycle-scooter-accident-liability

How do you prove liability in a scooter accident? It’s tricky to establish exactly what happened, especially when the other person is trying to shrug off the blame. Sure, nobody wants to be at fault for a scooter accident. But it’s very important to establish clear liability. As an injured person, the burden is on […]

Read More…

What if I’m Injured by a Motorcycle or Another Scooter While Riding a Scooter?

What happens if you’re on a scooter and you’re injured by someone else on a scooter? These accidents are becoming more common due to the popularity of scooters in coastal California. At Sally Morin Personal Injury Lawyers, we’ve seen many types of scooter-vs.-scooter accidents and scooter-vs-motorcycle accidents. Some are quite severe and cause life-altering physical […]

Read More…