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Long Haul Trucking And Related Personal Injury Claims

By Monica Burneikis | March 29, 2021
long haul trucking and common personal injury claims

Long haul truckers are at risk for a range of personal injury accidents related to their job.  At the same time, automobile drivers are also in danger of sustaining personal injuries as the result of a truck driver’s (or their employer’s) negligence. Even if you feel the accident was months ago, you may be surprised to learn that it may not…

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The Dangers Of Being A Bike Courier In San Francisco

By Monica Burneikis | February 26, 2021
the dangers of being a bike courier in san francisco

The dangers of being a bike courier in San Francisco shouldn’t prohibit anyone from pursuing a job full of freedom, physical exercise, and autonomy.  That said, it is imperative that Bay Area bike couriers understand the risks associated with the job, as well as how to protect themselves.  A Bike Courier In San Francisco Compromise…

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The Most Dangerous Intersections In Oakland

By Monica Burneikis | January 21, 2021
the most dangerous intersections in oakland

If you are a daily commuter, knowing which intersections in Oakland and the Bay Area are considered the most dangerous is a wise move.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), around 40% of all car accidents occur at intersections, accounting for both automobiles as well as bicycle and pedestrian accidents.   This isn’t a…

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What Are The Leading Causes Of Car Accidents In California?

By Monica Burneikis | December 30, 2020
what are the leading causes of car accidents in california

Drivers have a responsibility to remain focused and obey all state and federal driving regulations. Of course, drivers are humans and all humans make mistakes. In the best of cases, a driving mistake results only in an elevated heart rate and a near miss. In other cases, mistakes while driving cause a car accident that…

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What If An Insurance Company Refuses To Settle A Claim?

By Monica Burneikis | November 21, 2020
what if an insurance company refuses to settle a claim

You faithfully pay your monthly auto insurance premiums and may have done so for months (or years) without filing a claim. You have peace of mind knowing that when you need your insurance company, they will be there for you, right?  Not necessarily.  When your insurance company gives you the runaround, contact an experienced car accident attorney, and schedule a free consultation…

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What Injuries Are Most Common From Car Accidents?

By Monica Burneikis | October 21, 2020
what injuries are most common from car accidents

Minor car accidents often result in bruising, muscle/connective tissue strain, and potential neck injuries that may or may not be more serious than you think. Anything more dramatic than a minor “fender bender” can leave victims with injuries, pain, and discomfort that lasts for years to come. Serious injuries can also compromise the rest of…

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How Much Time Do I Have After My Accident To File A Lawsuit?

By Monica Burneikis | September 19, 2020
how much time do i have after my accident to file a lawsuit

The aftermath of an accident is traumatic, especially for anyone who is seriously injured or requires long-term rehabilitation as a result of their injuries. Even worse are immediately fatal accidents or accidents that result in injuries that eventually lead to death. Lawsuits are the last thing victims and families want to contend with, and yet time is…

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