How Can You Prove Fault in a Scooter Accident?

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 […]

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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 […]

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What Steps Should I Take After I’ve Been Injured While Riding My Scooter?

Scooter accidents have risen sharply in the past few years. Scooters are so popular in California, the team here at Sally Morin Personal Injury Lawyers is seeing a constant need for scooter-related legal assistance. These are the kinds of questions swirling through our clients’ minds as we help them with their scooter cases. We’d like […]

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What Happens if a Scooter Injures a Pedestrian?

What if you were just walking down the sidewalk and a scooter came along and hit you? It happens more often than you might think in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and other cities in the Bay Area. Despite its small size, a scooter can cause severe injuries. And a pedestrian is extremely vulnerable to a […]

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What Should I Do if I’m Injured By a Commercial Truck While Riding My Scooter?

What Should I Do if I’m Injured By a Commercial Truck While Riding My Scooter? It’s one of the worst accidents that can happen on California’s streets: a scooter rider is hit by a big truck. An accident like this can cause severe injuries, permanent disabilities, or even death. Motorcyclists and scooter users are always […]

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What are the Risks of Riding a Motorized Scooter?

When you’re cruising around on flat roads with no traffic, a motorized scooter is a terrific form of transportation. But as anyone who lives in San Francisco or Los Angeles knows, most of our roads aren’t flat and empty! Traffic congestion, pedestrians, rough pavement, and almost endless other risks are all over California’s roads. E-scooters […]

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What are the Main Causes of Scooter Accidents?

We have thousands of scooter users here in coastal California and it’s easy to see why. Scooters are fuel-efficient, cost-effective, good for the Earth, and fun to ride. In fact, many of us at Sally Morin Personal Injury Lawyers use scooters frequently! But the fun comes to an abrupt end when someone hits you and […]

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What Does the New E-scooter Bill Mean?

What the New E-scooter Bill means

California’s legislators are enacting a new bill that requires scooter companies to carry $1 million in insurance for electric scooter accidents. It’s terrific news for scooter accident victims! Now there’s a pool of insurance funds you can tap into after being injured in a scooter accident. However, there is a bit of bad news. AB […]

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What Happens if an Uber Hits Me While I’m on My Scooter?

What Happens if an Uber Hits Me While I'm on My Scooter

Scooters are affordable and Earth-friendly, but are they dangerous? California’s rising interest in scooters has brought an influx of injuries that are often bad enough to send people to our local emergency rooms. It all gets even more complicated when you consider that California’s roads are now full of delivery drivers and rideshare drivers for […]

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Scooter Hit by Car = $100k Settlement

scooter hit by car

A 26-year-old audio engineer suffered serious injuries in an auto vs. scooter accident at the Highway 80 off-ramp onto 7th Street, in San Francisco, California. The audio engineer was riding her scooter straight on 7th Street. A driver suddenly darted off of a highway off-ramp onto a busy city street without yielding to traffic right […]

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