Airbnb Accident Injury Lawyer Attorney Los Angeles

As and Airbnb accident and injury lawyer in Los Angeles, I think that this space sharing service is a great concept but, many property owners who rent space have houses or apartments that can pose a danger for accidents and injuries that should be compensated. Airbnb is available to people who are wanting to travel to Los Angeles, allowing them to see the sights while staying on a budget. This service is to the hotel industry what ride-share services such as Lyft or Uber are to the taxi … [Read more...]

Femur Fractures After Motor Vehicle Accidents

Femur fractures after motor vehicle accidents can be one of the most painful types of injuries that you might suffer after a crash or wreck of a motorcycle or after being hit as a pedestrian by an automobile. If your femur is fractured in an accident, you will likely have also suffered other serious injuries because of the amount of force that it takes to break a femur bone. There are several different types of fractures that can happen to your femur, and pedestrians and motorcyclists have … [Read more...]

Does motorcycle safety gear really reduce injury and death from a crash?

Does motorcycle safety gear really reduce injury and death from a crash? Motorcyclists have a much greater risk of being seriously injured or killed when they are involved in accidents. According to the Insurance Information Institute, 4,976 motorcyclists were killed in 2015, which was an increase of 8.3 percent over the number of people who were killed in motorcycle accidents in 2014. Another 88,000 people were injured in motorcycle accidents in 2015. Because motorcycle operators and passengers … [Read more...]

Financial Elder Abuse Lawyer Los Angeles

As a financial elder abuse lawyer in Los Angeles, I know that California's elderly population has been rapidly increasing in the last three decades. People age 65 and older are the fastest-growing segment of California's population. In some counties, the increase since 1990 has been more than 150 percent. In Los Angeles, the percentage increase of older adults since 1990 is between 50 and 99 percent. As the segment of senior citizens has rapidly increased, so have concerns about the potential … [Read more...]

Los Angeles California Pedestrian Injuries Fatalities

Los Angeles and California pedestrian injuries and fatalities remain some of the highest in the nation. Why is it so dangerous to be a pedestrian in Los Angeles and California? Each year, thousands of people are killed and many are injured when they are hit by vehicles while walking. Pedestrian fatalities have been increasing since 2006, and the greatest annual year-over-year increase in deaths occurred in 2016. Data shows that California has a particularly high rate of pedestrian injuries. In … [Read more...]

Personal injury claims for peripheral nerve injuries

Personal injury claims for peripheral nerve injuries can run the gamut between mild radiating pain that goes away with some treatment to debilitating conditions that last a lifetime.  In the U.S., as many as 20 million people suffer from damage to their peripheral nerves. Two of the most common causes of peripheral nerve injuries are car accidents and falls, but they can happen with other types of accidents and activities as well, including carpal tunnel syndrome from repetitive hand motions, … [Read more...]

TMJ Injuries After A Car Accident

TMJ injuries after a car accident is something I've seen many times as a Los Angeles personal injury attorney in practice over the last 20 years. TMJ (Temporomandibular joint dysfunction) is a potentially debilitating condition that may be caused by multiple things including trauma to the face from an automobile accident that results in facial fractures. The condition may result in chronic pain in the face, jaw, neck and shoulders. People who suffer from it may also have chronic headaches and … [Read more...]

Party Bus Injury Lawyer Los Angeles

As a party bus injury lawyer in Los Angeles, I have seen the growing trend of these operators and, unfortunately, a growing number of instances where people are injured or killed in these vehicles. Party buses have grown in popularity in California as people choose them for their bachelorette, bachelor, graduation and other parties as a safe alternative when they plan to drink while visiting multiple locations. There are very few regulations governing this burgeoning industry, leading to … [Read more...]

Car Accident Attorney Representing California Seniors

As a car accident attorney who represents seniors throughout California including Los Angeles, I know that senior citizens involved in motor vehicle collisions are much likelier to suffer from serious injuries than are people who are younger. They may also be more likely to suffer from chronic and debilitating pain after their accidents. While defendants may argue that some conditions are pre-existing and were not caused by the accidents, if the accidents caused the symptoms of the conditions to … [Read more...]

Are commercial drivers being coerced into dangerous driving practices?

Are commercial drivers being coerced into dangerous driving practices by their never ending schedules and push to "deliver on time"?  Industries all over the U.S. rely on trucking carriers to transport and deliver goods. Drivers are under a lot of pressure to deliver the goods by deadlines that are set by the companies that are receiving them. Some carriers threaten negative job actions against truck drivers in order to coerce them into breaking federal laws so that they can deliver their loads … [Read more...]