When Is Your Car a Total Loss After a Car Accident?

When Is Your Car a Total Loss After a Car Accident?

For the average person, it can be confusing to determine whether a vehicle is totaled after a car accident. Is it really a total loss? Is it repairable? This depends on your point of view. You could have a different opinion than the insurance company assessing the damage. Your mechanic, friends, family, or even the […]

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When Might a Mechanic Be Liable for a Car Accident?

When Might a Mechanic Be Liable for a Car Accident?

As drivers, we trust our mechanics to do repairs properly and help keep us safe on the road. A bad repair puts you at risk of being injured in an accident. Imagine driving your car away from the mechanic’s shop and getting into a car accident on the way home. If the accident was due […]

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Can I Be Held Liable if My Car Is Rear-Ended in California?

Can I Be Held Liable if My Car Is Rear-Ended in California?

You’ve probably heard that most of the time, a California driver who rear-ends another car is at fault for the crash. But what about the exceptions to “most”? Not all rear-end car accidents result in total liability for the rear driver. Sometimes the front driver is assigned partial or total responsibility. It might sound strange, […]

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

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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. […]

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Do I Have a Personal Injury Case?

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Many factors can make or break a personal injury case. If you’ve been seriously injured in an accident due to another person’s negligence, you’re probably wondering whether you have a case for compensation from them or their insurance company. Good question! The answer can be complicated. In California, when you’re injured by another individual, a […]

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