Sacramento Motorcycle Lane Splitting

What Sacramento Drivers Need to Know About Lane-Splitting Motorcycles

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Do you drive on State Route 99 and Mack Road in Sacramento? If so, you may have noticed that more and more motorcyclists are hitting the road. Their leather wardrobe, helmets, and engine sounds are a clear warning that summer is around the corner. You may have also noticed that some motorcyclists steer their motorcycles in between lanes in order …

Sacramento Car Accident Personal Injury Settlement

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Our client was turning right into a parking space when the defendant driver attempted to pass him on the right, causing a collision. Our client’s truck sustained only $2,700 worth of damage, but we were able to establish that the impact exacerbated and/or caused a rotator cuff tear, requiring surgeries. We obtained combined policy limits settlements totaling $250,000.

Modesto Jeep vs Car Accident Recovery

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Our client was driving a 2007 Chevy sedan with two family members seated in the sedan. Suddenly, a Jeep truck, traveling in the opposite direction, spun out of control and struck the Chevy sedan head-on. The driver and her occupants suffered severe leg, chest, and facial injuries. All of the sedan occupants hired Curtis Legal Group. Curtis Legal Group investigated …

Modesto Bodily Injury Car Accident Settlement

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Client was driving an older sedan and legally entered an intersection when a tractor truck ran a red light crashing into our client’s car door. Our client’s sedan caved in and our client had to be extricated from her car by the “jaws of life.” Our client suffered several pelvic fractures as well as a punctured lung. Curtis Legal Group …

Car Accident Concussion

Concussions Caused By Car Accidents

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Concussions have gotten a lot of press recently because of the publicity surrounding concussions suffered by players in the National Football League. It has been shown that the forces involved with blocking and tackling on the football field can cause players to have numerous concussions during the course of their careers. What about car accidents? Can they also cause concussions? …

Police Report Auto Accident

Auto Accident Police Reports Are Not The Final Say In Your Case

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So you were a driver in a motor vehicle accident, and you suffered significant injuries. The California Highway Patrol or a local law enforcement agency arrives at the accident scene. There is chaos at the scene. EMTs have placed you on a gurney and are treating your injuries. From your gurney, you can hear the other driver telling the law …

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California’s Windshield Law Protects Motorists & Pedestrians

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After several years of drought affecting California, California is finally getting some rain; to put it mildly. In fact, the State seems like it is getting rain almost every other day. Unfortunately, the recent rains have allowed us to discover that we have neglected some basic maintenance and repair items. Some of our homes have muddied gutters, leaky rooves and …

What Happens If My Uber or Lyft Driver Gets In A Car Accident

What Happens If My Uber or Lyft Driver Gets In A Car Accident

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Did you ever wonder whether the driver or owner of a motor vehicle, operating for Uber or Lyft, has sufficient automobile liability insurance to cover you should you suffer injury or damages as a result of their fault? Uber and Lyft, as well as other like companies, are considered by California law to be transportation network companies (transportation companies that …

Uninsured Motorist Coverage Personal Injury Attorney

Is Uninsured Motorist Insurance Important?

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Uninsured Motorist Insurance for your auto insurance policy was created for one reason: To protect you. This is an important issue. The Insurance Research Council (IRC) estimates that 15% of motorists in California are uninsured. My own experience as a personal injury attorney tells me this is probably true. This may be the result of people trying to cut expenses …