Category: Personal Injury

How To Win a $2 Million Verdict Without Surgery

We sued an ambulance company after it ran a red light and T-boned our client. The accident happened in 2018. The case went to trial in 2023 (Covid caused some additional delays to get a trial date and courtroom). In the five years in between, many important things happened that eventually would determine the victorious […]

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Orange County Accident Statistics

Orange County Car Accident Statistics From 2019 to 2021 There were 33,530 total crashes in Orange County from 2019 to 2021. 540 people were killed in Orange County crashes from 2019 to 2021. 47,256 people were injured in Orange County crashes from 2019 to 2021. 12,308 crashes happened on State Highways within Orange County from […]

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Does California have no fault insurance or are medical claims handled by bodily injury liability?

California is an at-fault state, rather than a no-fault state. In an at-fault state, the person who caused the accident is also responsible for the damages he or she caused, according to the limits of their insurance coverage. All registered car owners in a no-fault insurance state are required to maintain no-fault insurance policies from […]

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Traumatic Brain Injury Settlements California

Is it worth filing a claim for a head injury?  Traumatic brain injury (TBI) compensation differs in every case. Insurance companies will normally pay what a victim deserves but, in some cases, filing a lawsuit may be a better option.  California statute allows the victim, usually through their lawyer, to negotiate with an insurance company […]

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Average Settlement For Back And Neck Injuries In A California Car Crash

The average settlement for a minor back or neck injury is between $2,500 and $8,000. If physical therapy, injections, or other forms of treatment are required the settlement may be higher and range from $20,000 - $40,000. If broken bones or some other serious trauma occurred the settlement value may rise to over $100,000. However, […]

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Who Pays My Medical Bills in a Car Accident in California?

California is a fault auto accident state. This means that someone who causes an accident or injury must pay for the injured party’s medical bills. Such bills can be paid immediately by the at-fault person or company, or by their insurance provider. Unfortunately, at-fault parties sometimes find ways to hold up payment. Delays are made […]

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Does Medicare Cover Medical Expenses From a Car Accident in California?

Your Medicare coverage can be used to pay for your medical expenses after a car accident. You must, however, furnish Medicare an accident report whether you decide to file a personal injury claim or not. This is required because Medicare must be recompensed for the money it paid out to cover your medical treatment if you […]

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You've Suffered A Car Accident in Orange County! What Next?

No one plans or predicts when an accident will occur. That's why they are called accidents. However, the reality is that they happen to us all and they happen every day. YOU HAVE SUFFERED A CAR ACCIDENT! WHAT DO YOU DO NEXT? 1. NEVER ADMIT FAULT! Not to police or to any other party, including […]

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