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December 2019 Archives

Truck crash causes unveiled

Trucks are considered masters of the highway, but crashes involving these vehicles may be catastrophic and involve serious injuries or death. This risk multiplies with California's extensive highway network. After studying truck accidents, government researchers have disclosed the three major causes of these accidents.

Governors' agency seek action on repeat DUI offenders

Drunk driving was involved in 29 percent of all car accident fatalities in 2018. Although this was the lowest percentage in 26 years, the Governors Highway Safety Administration (GHSA) is seeking action on dealing with the threat posed by high risk drivers. The GHSA holds these motorists responsible for a disproportionate number of these deadly auto accidents.

Wrongful death claim filed for police pursuit

Deadly car crashes are not limited to the actions of a reckless, distracted or drunk driver. The family of a women who was killed in a car accident by a driver fleeing police filed a legal action against the Long Beach police. The victim's family held police partially responsible for her death.

Distraction blamed for self-driving Uber crash

The future of self-driving vehicles partially stalled after a report from the National Transportation Safety Board's (NTSB) report of a deadly 2018 Arizona collision of an Uber vehicle and a pedestrian. The NTSB's report criticized the lack of federal and state regulation of autonomous vehicles in its investigation of this car accident.

  • Consumer Attorneys, California
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, Attorney Member
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2012
  • AVVO, Ratings, Guidance, The Right Lawyer
  • American Association for Justice, Formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)
  • Public Citizen
  • Public Justice, Americas Public Interest Law Firm
  • Pasadena Bar Association, Founded 1917
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum