Road Rage is an Increasing Reason for Car Accidents

Rush hour traffic has been an anomaly. Why call a time in which most people are standing still in traffic at rush hour? Instead, it feels more like a cement hour or a parking hour. But, for whatever reason, rush hour traffic is a localized time when people are mostly on the road. Typically they… Continue reading Road Rage is an Increasing Reason for Car Accidents

How to File a Defective Motor Vehicle Lawsuit Against a Car Maker? (As in Paul Walker’s Case With Porsche)

Defective motor vehicles can be deadly, but is there even the slightest chance you could sue a giant car maker such as BMW? It may be an airbag that fails to deploy in a crash, brakes that won’t listen, or a seat belt that won’t be released when you need to escape a car that… Continue reading How to File a Defective Motor Vehicle Lawsuit Against a Car Maker? (As in Paul Walker’s Case With Porsche)

Pain and Suffering Determination

Many have heard the term pain and suffering related to legal cases like a car accident or serious injury, but do you really know how it’s calculated and what it means for your case? Most victims are aware that they are entitled to compensation for their medical bills and lost wages. Pain and suffering are… Continue reading Pain and Suffering Determination

2 Firefighters, 2 others injured in Pacoima high-speed collision

A dramatic crash in Pacoima left two Los Angeles firemen in the hospital in fair condition along with two others. The motor vehicle collision happened one morning last month as the first responders were traveling with a patient in an ambulance to a local hospital. Events unfolded June 28 shortly before 11 a.m. as the… Continue reading 2 Firefighters, 2 others injured in Pacoima high-speed collision

Marijuana Use While Driving A Growing Threat?

Now that recreational marijuana use is legal in California, drivers may face heightened risks on the road. “Drugged driving” has become a key issue for law enforcement statewide. After alcohol, marijuana is the most common substance involved in intoxicated driving, according to the CDC. THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) – the psychoactive component of marijuana – impairs driving… Continue reading Marijuana Use While Driving A Growing Threat?

New Study Warns Of Drowsy Driving Risk

In a city like Los Angeles, it is easy to lose sleep. Many people have to work late nights or overnights, whether in medicine, law enforcement, transportation, or entertainment, and there are many businesses that rarely or never close. Those workers and their customers may have disrupted sleep habits that can lead to their never… Continue reading New Study Warns Of Drowsy Driving Risk