Is California an “at fault” insurance state?

California is what is considered an “at fault” or a “fault” insurance state when it comes to accidents. The differences between an at fault insurance state and a no fault insurance state are: In an “at fault” insurance state when someone is determined to be at fault you can go through his or her insurance…

Can an attorney negotiate medical bills?

Medical bills in California are some of the highest in the entire world. After an accident you can get stuck with tens of thousands of bills and not know where to turn. In the worst case scenario, you may have settled your claim with the insurance provider early and then the bills start to pile…

Is it legal to be barefoot while driving in California?

In some states there are strict rules saying that you must drive with shoes on. California is certainly not one of those states. From looking at all of the statutes and penal codes there is nothing that specifically says that it is illegal to drive while barefoot in the state of California. Living in California,…

Personal Injury Lawyers San Diego Giving Back to the Community

At Personal Injury Lawyers San Diego we have decided to start a little promotion to give back to the community. Over the past couple years we have had some amazing results for our clients. These are often cases where someone is injured because of the negligence of someone else, they have hundreds of thousands of…

Faulty Parking Brakes Led to Mazda Vehicle Recall

Mazda has issued a recall involving an estimated 307,000 cars the company has sold in the US and around the world. The recall is the result of a finding that the parking brakes in these Mazda vehicles were defective. It was found that these parking brakes could fail to hold the car when parked, and…

Suspect Arrested for Drunk Driving in Fatal Bike Accident in Newport Beach

On July 15, 2017, police officers arrested a suspect who had fled the scene of a Newport Beach accident in which a cyclist died while another was seriously hurt. The suspect’s name is Taylor Evans, 23 years old and a resident of Santa Ana. The charges against him include vehicular manslaughter, hit and run, and…

Embassy Suites in Anaheim Faces Civil Suit over Death of 3-Year Old Girl

Embassy Suites in Anaheim is now facing a civil suit filed by the parents of a 3-year old girl who died within the hotel premises. Jesus Martinez Avila and Alejandra Sandoval Duran, the parents of the little girl, allege that the owners and managers of the hotel were negligent in their responsibilities which then led…