Understanding Burden of Proof Personal Injury Cases After a California Accident

Understanding Burden of Proof Personal Injury Cases After a California Accident

When you are injured after a car accident in California, you would likely call the police and seek immediate medical care. However, as an injured victim, you also have the right to file a personal injury claim against the guilty party. When you file a personal injury claim, you could recover compensation that can help […]

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Fatalities on US Roads Highest in 20 Years. California One of Only a Few States to See Decrease.

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration revealed sobering statistics regarding an increase in road fatalities in 2022. In the first quarter of 2022 alone, there were 9,560 deaths caused by traffic accidents.  Some states experienced a much higher increase than others, while nineteen states, including California, actually saw a decline in road fatalities.  Although we […]

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California Fighting Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving’ Claim

California Fighting Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving’ Claim

More than 8 million self-driving cars are expected to be on the roads in the U.S. by 2025. And there are currently numerous companies working on building self-driving cars or have already released vehicles with self-driving software.  One such company is Tesla. However, despite Tesla being at the forefront of self-driving cars, they are at […]

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Fatal Accidents and California’s Deadliest Roads

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California is the third largest state in the U.S., next to Alaska and Texas, and it is the most populated. As such, it tends to be one of the most dangerous states for traffic accidents.  There are nearly 400,000 miles of road across the state of California, with most of them seeing numerous accidents yearly. […]

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How Is a Rideshare Accident Different from Other Accidents on the Road in California?

How Is a Rideshare Accident Different from Other Accidents on the Road in California?

Getting into an accident with a rideshare driver, such as an Uber or Lyft driver, is different from getting into an accident with other drivers. This is because rideshare drivers operate as independent contractors.  They are not official employees, they drive their own cars, and they do not have a CDL like traditional cab drivers […]

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$366,645 Side-Swipe Car Accident Settlement

$366,645 Side-Swipe Car Accident Settlement

A Los Angeles resident sustained injuries when their vehicle was side-swiped by another driver on the 405 near the Nordhoff exit. They suffered from broken ribs and a shoulder separation. Unfortunately, the injuries from the side-swipe accident were severe enough that they needed to stay in the hospital for three days, wracking up a costly […]

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Common Insurance Tactics To Get Your Personal Injury Claim Denied or Delayed

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There are some common tactics insurance companies use to have your personal injury claim denied. If you suffer an injury after an accident, you have every right to seek damages from the responsible party. When attempting to recover damages, you’ll present evidence indicating that the defendant — the person you file against — is liable […]

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How Much Is Compensation for a Scar on the Face from a Car Accident?

How Much Is Compensation for a Scar on the Face from a Car Accident?

Car accidents are traumatic, especially if you are left with a facial scar. Because facial scars are difficult to conceal, they often lead to car accident survivors feeling overwhelmed, demoralized, or self-conscious. A legal expert in catastrophic injuries from car accidents can help you determine how much compensation for scar on the face and get […]

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$100,000 Car Accident Settlement

$100,000 Car Accident Settlement

Car accidents are the leading cause of personal injuries in the United States. Suffering from a wreck can leave you with expensive medical bills, and you may even have permanent disabilities that keep you from working your pre-injury job.  If you’re injured in a car accident caused by another person, you need to file a […]

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$100,000 Car Accident Settlement

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Imagine driving down a California highway and seeing an oncoming car drift into your lane. Suddenly they hit you in a head-on collision, destroying your car and sending you to the hospital with severe injuries. That’s what happened to one of our clients at Sally Morin Personal Injury Lawyers. They contacted us shortly after the […]

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