Tag Archives: personal injury

What Are Common Dog Bite Injuries for Children?

Dogs are unfortunately more likely to bite children, and according to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) half of the people who seek medical assistance from a dog bite are children. Teaching your child to play safely with dogs is important, but accidents and serious injuries can always happen outside of your control. What Serious…. Read More

What Are the Dangers of Selling Illegal Fireworks in California?

Fireworks accidents in California occur every year during Fourth of July and New Year’s celebrations, including Chinese New Year, Tet, and Lunar New Year. San Jose has a complete ban on all types of fireworks, and the city encourages residents to report illegal fireworks in the surrounding area. However, there are businesses in the Bay…. Read More

What Is an Uber or Lyft Driver’s Duty to Prevent a Car Accident?

Ridesharing has become a huge form of transportation for many people, especially people living in big cities. With just a quick tap on your smartphone, you could have a $10-$20 ride in minutes. It’s easy, relatively cheap, and reliable, most of the time. However, if you are in a car accident in an Uber or…. Read More

How Can My Swimming Pool Be Dangerous?

As the weather starts to warm up, neighborhood swimming pools will start opening up and you and your family may want to go swimming together. Whether you have a pool in your own backyard or you go to a local public pool, there are various safety regulations and restrictions that you are probably already aware…. Read More

What Should I Do If I Slip and Fall in My Own Apartment Building?

If you are renting an apartment space and you slip and fall, you might be wondering how your slip and fall case differs from other personal injury cases. There are some similarities, but there are also key differences in how this type of injury would be handled on a rental property. Like any other personal…. Read More

Safety Tips for Drivers and Motorcyclists

If you drive a car, chances are you know that driving alongside a motorcycle can be a confusing and scary experience. This fear can stem from a lack of knowledge regarding safe practices when driving near a motorcycle. In order to avoid deadly collisions between automobile drivers and motorcyclists, there are a few crucial communication…. Read More

Warning Signs That Your Uber or Lyft Driver is Dangerous

Ridesharing has become a huge alternative to personal vehicles and public transportation, especially in larger cities. Uber and Lyft have solved a lot of problems for drivers; paying for parking is no longer an issue, ridesharing is often quicker and cheaper than taxis, and ridesharing is often far more accessible. In recent news, however, there…. Read More

Why Are Animal Bites So Common And How Can You Take Precaution?

Not only do animal bite injuries result in traumatic and emotional experiences, they also can present a legal conundrum. You could be seriously injured, and you could also face difficulties with insurance companies while trying to collect damages for your claim. The most common animal bite injury comes from a dog, but it could be…. Read More