Defining personal injury damage caps

Personal Injury Cases: Defining Damage Caps

You can get injured in a car accident; motorcycle accident; bicycle accident; slip and fall accident. Regardless of what type of accident you get injured in, you deserve to recover monetary compensation if the accident was the result of another party’s negligent or wrongful conduct. Unfortunately, in certain cases you may be limited to the amount of money you can recover for the injuries you have suffered. These state-imposed...

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Personal Injury Claim

The Impact of an “Assumption of Risk” On Your Personal Injury Claim

There are many factors that can affect the outcome of your personal injury case. In some cases, the “assumption of risk” defense can become an issue. Although assumption of risk is not something that all personal injury claimants need to worry about, the issue can significantly impact some claimants’ ability to recover full compensation for their resulting injuries. This article will take a closer look at assumption of risk,...

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Safe Road Trip Driving Tips

What I Need To Do For Safe Road Trip Driving

With winter fast approaching and kids getting off for winter break, it is time to start thinking about planning a vacation. For many of us, road trips are the perfect family trip. It allows the family to take a vacation, while enjoying the comfort of our own cars. Road trips can be a fun adventure for the entire family. However, driving can also mean running the risk of getting...

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Bus accident attorney-Samer Habbas

Law Offices of Samer Habbas Helping the Injured Victims of the Tulare Tour Bus Accident Obtain Compensation

Buses are used as a main source of transportation for many Americans, whether it is to get to work, to go shopping, or to go on vacation. Buses are also routinely used by travel companies to take individuals on tours. Although buses are generally considered a safe means of travel, accidents do happen. And when accidents happen, the injuries can be serious. Case in point is the bus accident...

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California’s Rise In DUI Accidents

Getting into any car accident can be devastating and unsettling, especially when it involves a drunk driver. Thankfully, the efforts of many groups, such as MADD, have led to fewer people engaging in drunk driving. Unfortunately, even though recent years have seen fewer drunk driving arrests, there has been an increase in the number of DUI related motor vehicle accidents. According to a news report printed in The Orange...

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Motorcycle Lane Splitting Bill

Putting On the Brakes On The Motorcycle Lane Splitting Bill

Riding a motorcycle can be a real treat on the open roads of California, where the weather is nice and sunny most days in the year. However, riding a motorcycle is not always a peaceful ride down the road alongside the beach. Motorcyclists often face many dangers on the road, such as getting into horrific accidents. Lane splitting, which is a common occurrence amongst Californian motorcyclists, can be dangerous...

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Dog Bite Attorney Lawyer CA

California Boy Killed In Vicious Pit Bull Attack

Tyler Trammel Huston, 9 years of age, was mauled to death in a vicious pit bull attack while he was staying with his sister in Linda, California. According to KTLA news report the devastating accident occurred on January 3, 2016 when the three pit bulls were inside Alexandria Griffin-Heady’s trailer home. Relatives of the family state that Tyler had been living with a foster family in Elk Grove, but...

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Motorcycle Lane Splitting

Motorcycle Lane Splitting – Is It Legal Or Not?

Lane splitting, or “lane sharing,” refers to when a motorcyclist travels faster than the flow of traffic during congested road conditions in the part of the lane that is not used – that is, between two lines or stopped vehicles. Lane splitting is prohibited and illegal in all 49 states, except in California. Although there are no laws that specifically allow this “riding the line” or “lane sharing,” there...

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premises liability

Property Owner’s Responsibility For Injuries Arising Out of Negligent Security

In many states, the law holds commercial or residential property owners legally responsible for providing safe and secured premises to any visitors and guests who are legally upon their premises. In other words, the owner or party responsible for maintaining a property may be held legally responsible for any injuries resulting from the dangerous nature of their property. This could mean that if you are injured while on someone...

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Weighing the Pros and Cons of Mediation in Personal Injury Cases

Most of us only think of in-court-litigation in resolving a personal injury claim. However, mediation is a popular form of alternative dispute resolution used in many cases to help personal injury claims bring a resolution to their case. In most cases, mediation provides both parties with the option of resolving their case without going to court and spending time and money. However, there are some drawbacks to the mediation...

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