Nursing homes are meant to be safe spaces that provide services to elderly and disabled individuals. When an individual is taken care of and given a home at a nursing home, their families will feel relief knowing they are in good hands. However, there can be a dark side to nursing homes that fill families […]read more
Losing a loved one is always a tragedy, but when their death is caused by the negligence of another person or entity, it can be especially difficult. If you find yourself in this situation, you may be wondering about your options. Never hesitate to discuss your situation and legal rights with a compassionate wrongful death […]read more
Do you have an Exactech knee replacement? In February 2022, Exactech issued a recall for hundreds of thousands of ankle and knee replacement devices that were implanted between 2004-2022. These medical devices lacked enough packaging to protect them from oxygen before they were implanted. Oxidation causes the artificial joints to degrade over months and years. […]read more
Everyone with a mortgage and home in America must carry homeowner’s insurance. But if disaster strikes, you don’t know if your coverage will help. Will the company pay damages? If you are negligent, you could have to pay out of pocket if the insurance company denies the claim. In addition, insurance policies vary by company, […]read more
Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter concluded on October 27, 2022, and the billionaire wasted no time in overhauling the workforce of the social media giant. However, in starting mass layoffs on November 1, Musk and Twitter now face a class-action lawsuit from former employees for violations of California employment laws. Twitter employees are not […]read more
Unlike motor vehicle drivers and their passengers, cyclists have very limited protection while they are out on the road. With the exception of their helmets, they are directly exposed to their surrounding environment. Therefore, if they become involved in a bicycle crash, they may fall to the ground and sustain serious injuries. When these injuries […]read more
With so many serious accidents, a metal straw is the last thing you would expect to be hurt. But metal straws can cause more harm than we think. Since 2018, metal straws have been popular with people who want to save the environment. Metal straws have been seen as a great reusable alternative to plastic […]read more
When a car or truck strikes a pedestrian, the pedestrian may fall to the ground and suffer serious injuries. Unlike car and truck occupants, pedestrians do not have a thick metal shell or outer covering surrounding them in an accident. Rather, they experience direct exposure to their surrounding environment. In most instances, pedestrian accidents happen […]read more
According to NHTSA, 42,915 Americans died from vehicle-related crashes last year, a 10.5% increase compared to 2020. California state recorded 4,161 fatalities. Moreover, millions of victims suffer varying degrees of injuries. Unfortunately, car accidents often have a negative impact on the lives of victims. Most struggle with high medical bills, loss of livelihood, disability, loss […]read more
Even though drunk driving is strictly against the law in California, many Bay Area drivers continue to make this dangerous decision. In many cases, drunk driving ends in an accident, causing injury or tragic fatalities to other innocent people. Individuals and families feel the loss from a drunk driving crash for years to come. […]read more
We should trust police officers to keep us safe and not use unnecessary violence or cause injuries during an encounter or an arrest. Even though police might suspect you of doing something wrong when they stop you, they do not have the right to use any amount of physical force they choose. The law prohibits […]read more
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