According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a car accident occurs once every 60 seconds. According to drivers on the 405, the rate may actually be much higher. An accident on a busy freeway often leads to a messy pile-up.  With every car that adds to the collision, the possibility for injuries and deaths...
Not every injury heals, and many victims of accidents and other injuries are left with lasting physical and emotional scars. When filing a personal injury case based on someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, the plaintiff, or the person who files the case, will receive additional compensation for long-term injuries if he or she can prove...
In 2014, California voters turned down Proposition 46, which would have increased the cap on medical malpractice lawsuits and required physicians to be tested for drug and alcohol use. Many voters felt that the law would have been an unnecessary invasion of doctors’ privacy, and that it may have increased the costs of medical care....
Southern California has wholly embraced the trend of using natural, alternative, or holistic medicine to treat many common ailments. Whether or not these treatments provide any real medical benefit is a matter of some debate—what is not debatable is that these treatments can be dangerous if performed improperly Chiropractic adjustments have gained relatively mainstream acceptance...
Independence Day is one of the best holidays of the year. From barbecues to boat rides, fireworks to festivals, the country spends this weekend celebrating in true patriotic style. While the 4th of July provided Americans with a weekend to relax and celebrate, the holiday weekend was also the most deadly weekend of the year. Dangerous...
One of the most common questions clients have for an attorney after an injury is, “How much is my claim worth?” While there is no simple answer to this question, there are some common factors used to determine how much you may receive after an accident or injury caused by someone else’s negligence. The Basics...
In most injury cases in the state of California, an injured person has three years from the date of the injury to file a lawsuit. If, however, your injury was caused by a public entity, you time limit is much shorter. In California, you must file a claim against a government entity within six months...
It is no secret that the American population is aging. As the baby boomers reach retirement age and beyond, the average age of the population of the United States will dramatically increase, and our country’s most urgent medical needs will change. A study by the Journal of Neurosurgery indicates that the country’s medical practice is...
The L.A. County Board of Supervisors is implementing a corrective action plan to improve communication between medical practitioners and emergency hospital services in Los Angeles as part of a settlement with a man left paralyzed after treatment. Justin Malone was injured in a motorcycle crash in 2010. His aorta was ruptured, and was repaired with...
Emergency room doctors have the difficult task of treating the most severely injured patients in desperate need of help. Because of their high stakes and high pressure job, doctors in the ER are prone to making mistakes, which can unfortunately lead to more injuries or worsening conditions. Though an ER doctor may save your life,...
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