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Winner of the Law Offices of Samer Habbas College Scholarship

Winner of the Law Offices of Samer Habbas College Scholarship

Law Offices of Samer Habbas, a personal injury law firm, is committed to giving back to the community any way we can. One of the best ways to give back to the community is investing in the education of our future leaders. That is why our firm proudly offers college scholarship opportunities to students in various fields of study. Going to college is arguably one of the most rewarding...

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Car Accident

What NOT To Do After a Car Accident

America is one of the busiest countries in terms of road traffic. The country has approximately 264 million vehicles registered and 218 million drivers holding a valid drivers license. The level of traffic is one of the reasons leading to more traffic accidents. In 2015, there were some 6.3 million fatal, injury and property damage motor vehicle crashes. With these statistics it is nearly impossible to avoid getting into...

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Getting Compensation After a Bus Accident

Buses are becoming an increasingly convenient mode of transportation for most of us. We can sit on a bus and enjoy a book, while we wait to arrive at our destination. The size of a bus also makes it a safer mode of transportation when involved in an accident. Even so, if an accident occurs while you are on a bus, it can result in injuries. And when you...

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Medical Malpractice Lawyer -Samer Habbas

The Subtle Signs of a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury, commonly referred to as a TBI, is a major cause of death and disability in the U.S. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), brain injuries contribute to approximately 30 percent of all injury deaths. About 153 Americans die from injuries that include a TBI every day. Victims who survive can be faced with a lifetime of challenges depending on the severity of...

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Loss of Consortium Damages After an Accident

When you are injured in an accident, it can have a life altering impact. Accident victims don’t always suffer only bodily injuries. A traumatic accident can have other impacts on your life and your relationship with your loved ones. A non-traditional life altering impact after an accident is on your relationship with your loved ones – especially your spouse. Under California law, if an accident victim is legally married,...

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Wrongful Death Attorney - Samer habbas

Wrongful Death Frequently Asked Questions

Dealing with the untimely loss of a loved one can wreak emotional havoc for all family members. During this time, loved ones generally have many questions about what to do, who to turn to, and how to proceed legally if their loved one passed away in an accident. If you lost a loved one due to the negligence of another party, the last thing you may want to think...

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Rollover Accident

Rollover Accidents Explained

There are many different types of accidents. Rollover accidents are one of the most serious types that generally result in traumatic injuries and even death. Rollover accidents are more common than most of think. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 100,000 lives are lost in rollover accidents each year in the U.S.  This represents one third of all traffic fatalities in the country. Reasons...

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Construction Site Injuries Require Experienced Legal Representation

A booming construction generally means a booming economy. Unfortunately, it also means an increased risk of serious and even fatal injuries at construction sites. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), 5,190 workers were killed on the job in 2016. This equals to more than 99 deaths a week or more than 14 deaths every day. Construction workers take a risk every day on the job. If...

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California Law on Dog Bites

Dogs are known as man’s best friend. Unfortunately, as sweet and loyal as most dogs may be, some have a tendency to bite and attack humans. Dog bites can cause serious physical and emotional injuries to the victim. In some serious cases, the victim can also be at risk for contracting rabies which, if left untreated, is almost invariably fatal. Dog Owner Liability in California Dog owners are obligated...

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Understanding the Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Growing is a part of life. However, with older age comes decisions that are difficult for most of us to make for our elderly loved ones. Taking care of our elderly loved ones can be hard. For some, we have no choice but to entrust the care of our elderly in to nursing homes. This can be a frightening decision because we have to worry about possible abuse and...

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