Traumatic brain injuries often occur as a result of a motor vehicle accident. A number of disabilities can occur as a result, with symptoms occurring within days or weeks of receiving the injury. For people suffering from severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), the most common cognitive impairment – that is, an impairment affecting a person’s...
Age-related research studies on driving often focus on younger, teen drivers, but there is a need for more comprehensive research on seniors who drive. Currently there is very little data existing about the relationship between older age and driving. When relatives or doctors encourage a senior driver to give up driving, for example, anecdotal evidence...
When you don’t feel well, you trust your doctors to properly diagnose and treat whatever condition you’re suffering from. But what happens if you don’t receive an accurate diagnosis, or if you’re given the wrong course of treatment? When your doctor fails to properly diagnose you or prescribes an improper treatment and you suffer harm...
As parents our children are so precious to us. We want only the very best for them, and try our best to protect them. However, accidents are often unpredictable, and if an accident does happen, the best way to protect our children is to make sure they are properly buckled up while riding in our...
Most of us have done it. You’re in a rush to get from point A to point B, and in the hurry to get out of the house and into your vehicle, you didn’t have a chance to eat. So you pull into a drive-through somewhere along the way to your destination and order a...
Most of us know the drill by now. Don’t text or use your phone while you’re driving. But despite knowing about the dangers of distracted driving, it can be very difficult not to pick up that phone when it rings, or when you hear that distinctive sound alerting you to the fact that a text...
In order for teen drivers in California to get their provisional driving permit, they must complete a state-approved Driver’s Ed course and pass their written driving test. As part of the Driver’s Ed program, teen drivers are required to complete 30 hours of classroom instruction and six hours of practice driving behind the wheel. The...
When you go to see your doctor about a medical condition, you expect that you’ll receive an accurate diagnosis and proper treatment. Unfortunately, though, this doesn’t always happen, and when a physician’s negligence causes you harm, your main recourse may be a medical malpractice claim. There are many different types of medical malpractice claims. Here...
Most of us are well-versed these days in the dangers of driving while distracted. We know taking our eyes off the road to focus on our phones and other gadgets can have dangerous, sometimes fatal consequences. But what about voice-based hands-free technologies that aim to reduce distractions? According to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety,...
Did you know that Californians face a cap on the amount of medical malpractice damages they can receive? When people successfully bring a medical malpractice suit against their doctors in California, the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA) places a limit on the amount of non-economic damages they may receive in compensation for the injuries...
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