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April 2017 Archives

Los Angeles area motorcycle accidents claims life of rider

Traveling by motorcycle is a fairly popular mode of transportation in California and other states across the nation. Especially when the weather is nice, motorists can expect to share the road with these smaller vehicles. While vehicles of various sizes share the road each and every day, this poses some risks and dangers. If a driver is not attentive, this could result in a serious accident.

Traumatic brain injuries require careful treatment and care

Head injuries are injuries that may not be immediately apparent but are significant injuries that can commonly occur in car accidents. Though they may not always be immediately noticed, the symptoms of traumatic brain injuries or a TBI should not be taken lightly. These injuries can include concussion, headache, confusion, nausea, vomiting, ringing in ears, decreased hearing, fatigue and seizures.

Safety tips to help avoid distracted driving

The month of April is Distracted Driver Awareness Month. This program shines a light on the serious dangers of distracted driving for victims and their families. April is recognized by the National Safety Council as Distracted Driver Awareness Month to help better familiarize drivers and the public with the dangers of distracted driving. While cell phones allow for phone conversations, texting, checking of email and social media use, performing any of those activities while driving is considered distracted driving and is dangerous.

What is a wrongful death claim for damages?

When a loved one is wrongfully killed because of the negligence of another party, the loved one's surviving family members may bring a wrongful death claim for the damages suffered and to also hold the party liable for the fatal accident. A wrongful death claim for damages is brought on behalf of the lost loved one's estate for the benefit of family members.

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