Long Beach California Personal Injury Law Blog

How to navigate slip-and-fall accidents

Slip-and-fall accidents lead to over a million visits to the emergency room each year. In some situations, these accidents happen due to a property owner’s negligence. Here is a rundown on what to do after suffering injuries in a slip-and-fall incident in California.  Steps to take after an injury-causing slip-and-fall accident  Seeking medical help is an essential first step after suffering an injury in a slip-and-fall incident. This is critical… Read More

California crash results in 1 death, 2 injuries

A man lost his life in a Fresno County car accident after his pickup truck collided with a car. The California Highway Patrol arrived on the scene of the crash to find the pickup truck driver was dead. They do not suspect that drugs or alcohol played a role in the tragic collision.   Events leading up to the crash  The recent California crash took place at a street intersection on… Read More

1 dead, 1 injured in California car accident

A woman was killed in a California car crash after another car reportedly rear-ended her. Authorities arrived at the scene of the 3:10 a.m. crash to find two cars overturned, one on its roof. They said drugs and alcohol did not contribute to the fatal wreck.  How the motor vehicle accident happened  The recent California collision occurred on Highway 168 near an off-ramp. According to the CHP, a 37-year-old woman… Read More

3 dead, 3 injured in California crash

A man was killed after a car apparently struck him while he was walking along the Pacific Coast Highway. The California Highway Patrol responded to the scene of the fatal accident. The victim had already passed away.  Accident details  The tragedy took place on a recent Sunday. The driver of the vehicle involved in the accident remained on-scene and was said to cooperate with law enforcement authorities. Further details were… Read More

Did you suffer a concussion in a car accident?

There are many different ways that a car accident can impact your life. You may be experiencing the physical impacts of the accident, but you may also find yourself struggling with the mental, emotional and financial effects as well. This is particularly true if the event led to an accident that resulted in an injury that is unpredictable and potentially severe. A concussion is a common type of car accident… Read More

1 dead, 1 injured in California motor vehicle accident

A man was killed in California after the car he was riding in crashed into an embankment. Another man suffered injuries in the collision. Police suspect drugs might have contributed to the tragic wreck.  Events leading up to the accident  The recent California crash took place shortly before 12:30 p.m. on Interstate 15. According to authorities, a 23-year-old man was driving a car more than 70 mph. He reportedly turned… Read More

Automobile crash in California claims motorcyclist’s life

A man’s life was tragically cut short in a recent motorcycle accident in Riverside. The accident involved three automobiles and occurred on a recent Tuesday evening. It took place along California State Route 91.  Crash details  The motorcycle accident occurred at about 5:27 p.m. on a recent Tuesday. According to the California Highway Patrol, a motorcyclist was splitting lanes as he headed west on a Kawasaki Ninja. Reportedly, the driver… Read More

California car accident: 1 dead, 3 injured

A man’s life was cut short in a motor vehicle crash in California after his car crashed into two other vehicles. A woman also suffered serious injuries in the wreck. Police said drugs and alcohol did not appear to be causal factors in the crash.   How the car crash happened The recent California car crash took place at around 9:27 p.m. on a Monday. According to authorities, a man, 60, was… Read More

Single-car crash in California results in 5 deaths, 1 injury

Five people were killed in a car crash in California. Another individual suffered serious injuries in the crash. The fiery single-car crash took place along Interstate 710 in Long Beach. Events leading up to the accident The motor vehicle accident took place a little past 4 a.m. According to police, a car collided with an attenuator, a safety device that absorbs shocks. The vehicle then reportedly caught fire. Authorities reported… Read More

Speeding: Too fast to drive safely

When behind the wheel, a driver is responsible for the choices that he or she makes. Negative choices, such as driving over the speed limit, often have negative consequences. While most drivers do operate their vehicles over the posted speed limit at some point, there are times when this choice significantly increases the chance of a crash. Driving too fast often makes it difficult to drive safely, endangering every motorist… Read More