What Riders Should Know About Defective Motorcycle Helmets

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According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 1 in 6 motorcycle deaths in states with mandatory helmet laws is attributed to riders wearing inadequate head protection, rather than helmets approved by the Department of Transportation (DOT). Experts agree that the helmet is the single most vital piece of protective gear for a motorcyclist to […]

Liable Parties in a Forklift Accident

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If a forklift is not properly designed, manufactured, maintained, or operated by someone who has received quality training with forklifts, serious injuries can occur. Forklifts are used in a variety of settings, including construction sites, warehouses, docks, and more. Each of these settings presents their own inherent complications that forklift operators and the workers in […]

What to Do About Common Accidents That Occur on Construction Sites

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Construction sites present many hazards. With heavy materials, power tools, and ladders common elements found on a construction site, accidents can occur. Damages including medical bills and lost wages are just two of the many damages often involved in construction site injuries. If you or a loved one were injured on a construction site, there […]

Is Lane Splitting Legal In California?

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While it is important for drivers to look out for other vehicles on the road, this is especially important in the case of motorcyclists. Without the protection of an enclosed car, they are even more vulnerable when it comes to accidents and injuries. There are many cases in which drivers should be especially mindful of […]

What Happens If Someone Dies Without A Will?

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Losing a loved one is painful and difficult. In addition to the emotional impact, losing family members or friends often means that their loved ones often have to take care of their affairs after death. This includes dividing any remaining assets in accordance with the deceased family member’s will. While a will can be a […]

What Should You Do After Being Involved in a Car Accident as a Pedestrian?

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Being involved in any car accident can be scary and dangerous, and especially so if you are involved in a car accident as a pedestrian. Injuries and fatalities in pedestrian accidents tend to be more severe, which is understandable when considering the difference in size, weight, and average velocity between a motor vehicle and a […]

Preparing for a Trial: How an Attorney Tells Your Story to a Jury

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Attorney Pius Joseph | 888-981-0035 | Free Consult It takes many hours of hard work to bring a case to trial. After a serious accident like a semi-truck crash, don’t trust someone who’s never taken a case to trial. A successful trial requires an experienced attorney who knows how to sit down with you and […]

Does Lemon Law Apply to Leased Cars?

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Alex Tofer | 888-981-5607 | Free Consult Does lemon law apply to leased cars? If you just started leasing a car and it breaks down or begins exhibiting issues (anything from a nuisance to a safety hazard), lemon laws can help you get a replacement vehicle or a reimbursement so your pocketbook doesn’t have to […]

Injured Airport Worker Receives $2.7 Million Settlement

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Attorney Pius Joseph | 888-981-0035 | Free Consult When employers fail to provide adequate training to their employees, it can result in severe consequences for not only the employees themselves but anyone working around them. This is why employers must be held accountable to do everything in their power to ensure a safe environment for […]

Why You Shouldn’t Wear a Novelty Motorcycle Helmet

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Attorney Claude Wyle | 888-981-0826 | Free Consult “There’s no reason to buy a novelty helmet anymore and I don’t know why they’re selling about a million of them a year, but if they’re responsible for 1 in 6 motorcycle deaths across this country, shouldn’t we be doing something about it?” Popularized by the TV […]

Find a Motorcycle Attorney Who Loves Motorcycles As Much As You Do

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Claude Wyle | 888-981-0826 | Free Consult If you’ve been in a motorcycle accident, your best bet for seeking a successful recovery is to find a motorcycle attorney who loves motorcycles as much as you do. An attorney with personal experience handling motorcycles will understand the intricacies of your case and how to prove the […]

Can’t Afford Health Insurance After a Car Accident?

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Pius Joseph | 888-981-0035 | Free Consult Finding yourself injured due to a car crash without health insurance can be scary. However, you are not without help. Personal injury attorneys are primed and ready to help you build your case and get the compensation you need to cover your medical expenses. If you can’t afford […]

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Law Offices of Pius Joseph Announce $1,250,000 Car Accident Settlement

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The Law Offices of Pius Joseph is pleased to announce that it has obtained a settlement of $1,250,000 for the victim of a car accident in California. The case involved an 18-year-old high school senior who was on her way to San Bernardino, driving on the 210 Freeway in her Honda Civic. After experiencing troubles […]

What is Undue Influence?

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It sounds like fodder for a soap opera, but it happens far too often in real life: a sudden last-minute revision to an estate plan, made by someone possibly of unsound mind, that leaves a huge amount of money to a suspicious party. Undue influence is a form of elder abuse. The undue influencer will […]

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San Francisco Pedestrian Accidents: Prevention and Recovery

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San Francisco may be one of the most dangerous cities in the country for pedestrians. Since 2019, 164 people have died while walking in San Francisco, according to SFGov.org. Some estimates say that 800 pedestrians are hit each year in San Francisco. It’s important to remember that pedestrian accidents are preventable if everyone obeys the […]

Four Critically Injured in Fatal North Hills Hit and Run Crash

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Francisco Hernandez Rivas, 48, a father of two, was killed and four others were critically injured in a Father’s Day hit-and-run crash in North Hills, which officials said, involved suspected a drunk driver. According to a KTLA.com report, the fatal crash occurred when a sedan was speeding north on Haskell Avenue before running a red […]

Apple Recalls 2015 MacBook Pros for Fire Hazard

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Apple has issued a safety recall for its 2015 MacBook Pro laptops with Retina Display saying that the computers’ batteries may overheat and post a fire hazard. According to a report on The Verge, the company says there are a limited number of affected units sold between September 2015 and February 2017. Although they haven’t […]

New Survey Shows Truck Driver Drug Use is a Serious Concern

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A group known as the Trucking Alliance comprising representatives from trucking and logistics companies has released the results of a first-of-its-kind study showing compelling and disturbing evidence of thousands of truck drivers are habitual drug users who have managed to skirt a system designed to prohibit drug use in transportation. According to news reports, the […]