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August 2013 Archives

Drunk driver flees the scene of fatal California car crash

Every day, residents of Los Angeles get into their cars with the expectation that they will return home safely. Driving is part of our daily routine, getting us to and from work but every now and then even a drive to work can turn deadly. Unfortunately this was the reality for a 47-year-old U.S. Postal Service Worker who was involved in a fatal car crash on his way to work early on a Saturday morning.

Truck accident leaves one California man fatally injured

When an accident occurs on the roadways of Los Angeles, there is always the possibility that one of the parties will be held responsible for another's injuries or, in some tragic situations, death. The party that can be held responsible and may owe compensation to others that have become injured is the party that is determined to be negligent in the causation of the accident.

Family seeking wrongful death damages from Toyota for car defect

Individuals around the globe experience the untimely loss of family members every day. However, this somewhat regular occurrence doesn't make it any easier to work through and cope with when a family finds themselves facing this very tragic situation. If it were possible to present good news to a family suffering such a great loss, it would be that they might be entitled to compensation in the form of wrongful death damages to help them recover from the unexpected loss of their family member.

California man accused of causing motorcycle accident

Previous posts here have discussed motorcycle accidents, explaining the importance of drivers keeping an eye out for motorcyclists and yielding to them when they have the right of way. That importance heightens with the onset of nighttime.

Four bystanders injured in Los Angeles car accident

The importance of drivers exercising the required standard of care when operating motor vehicles on the roadways perhaps cannot be emphasized enough. Often times when a driver does not exercise this reasonably required standard of care, it can lead to a car accident. Drivers may not realize that sometimes car accidents do not only impact the drivers that are involved. Some car accidents can cause serious injury to those that are in close proximity as well.

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