How Much Will My Car Insurance Increase After a Car Accident

Have you recently been in a car accident? If so, on top of dealing with injuries, damage to the car, etc, you are probably wondering the number one question. How much will my car insurance increase after a car accident? Obviously car insurance rates can (and likely will) increase after a car accident. These increases are because the insurance company now considers you a higher risk to insure. Although the exact amount that you rates will increase depend on a variety of factors. Undoubtedly you should expect to see some sort of increase. Keep reading to learn what factors go into the insurance companies decision to [...]

By |2023-01-18T10:53:55-08:00January 20th, 2023|Car Accidents|Comments Off on How Much Will My Car Insurance Increase After a Car Accident

Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer is More Affordable Than You Think

The days after getting in a car accident are extremely overwhelming and disorienting. When you are in car accident your car is likely damaged. You are probably also dealing with your personal injuries. Car accident victims have varying degrees of injuries depending on the severity of the accident. Missing work after a car accident is not uncommon. You will have several doctor appointments, etc. After the initial shock of a car accident fades, the overwhelming complexities of juggling everything sets in. Trying to juggle medical care and get your vehicle fixed, all while thinking about filing an insurance claim. Rather than trying to juggle these things [...]

By |2023-01-04T16:05:53-08:00January 4th, 2023|Car Accidents|Comments Off on Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer is More Affordable Than You Think

10 Leading Causes of Car Accidents

Despite new technology, specifically new advances in car technology, car accidents continue to happen frequently.  Car manufacturers continue to improve and release new technology to help. Advances such as forward collision systems (FCS), back up cameras, adaptive headlights, etc, but California Car Accidents are still increasing.  The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates 36,560 people were killed on the roads in 2018, and 2.71 million accident victims sustained injuries that required a visit to a medical professional. Continue reading to learn more about the 10 leading causes of car accidents. 10 Leading Causes of Car Accidents Car accidents drastically change a person's life. Often a car [...]

By |2022-12-22T15:49:52-08:00December 22nd, 2022|Car Accidents|Comments Off on 10 Leading Causes of Car Accidents

How Do I Pay For Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

Car accidents are extremely overwhelming. The sheer shock of the accident itself can send you in frenzy. You may be feeling anxious. This can last for a couple of weeks or more as you start the recovery process. Being injured in a car accident usually means you are worried about the medical bills. You are not alone. Feeling overwhelmed is a common emotion after a car accident. But thankfully you have options. Paying medical bills after a car accident doesn't have to be overwhelming. Seek Medical Treatment Immediately Whereas you may feel overwhelmed with the idea of the bills,  you still must seek treatment immediately. You [...]

By |2022-12-22T15:51:00-08:00December 15th, 2022|Car Accidents|Comments Off on How Do I Pay For Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

6 Common Car Accident Injuries

Car accidents can happen anytime, anywhere. No one plans to be in a car accident and often when you are involved in a car accident you become very flustered and scared. It is a normal reaction to such a shocking event. No matter the severity of your car accident, it is likely you have suffered an injury to some extent. As Westlake Village car accident lawyers we understand car accidents and car accident injuries. It is important to know what kind of injuries to look for after you have been in an accident. 6 Common Car Accident Injuries Car Accident Injuries are inevitable. Depending on the [...]

By |2022-12-09T15:45:01-08:00December 9th, 2022|Car Accidents|Comments Off on 6 Common Car Accident Injuries

I Was Just in a Car Accident. Do I Have a Concussion?

Car accidents can lead to various serious injuries. Some injuries may be more visible than others. While it is easier to determine a broken leg or identify an open wound, other injuries are not so obvious. Head injuries often fall into this hard-to-determine category. Concussions can be a significant injury which requires medical attention, yet we may not always know we have a concussion. This article will focus on helping you better understand the signs and symptoms of a concussion. If you think you are experiencing any of these symptoms following a car accident, you strongly consider seeking medical help. WHAT IS A CONCUSSION? A concussion [...]

By |2022-07-28T10:14:41-07:00July 28th, 2022|Car Accidents|Comments Off on I Was Just in a Car Accident. Do I Have a Concussion?

I Was Injured in a Car Accident While Working. What Are My Options?

You may find yourself in a position where you have been injured in an accident while working. There are many types of injuries and remedies that a victim may face in this situation. It is important to know that you can and should always speak with an experienced car accident attorney to know your rights. Below, we will discuss what to do if you are injured while working by someone that is not employed by your same employer.   We are focusing on workers' compensation and personal injury third party claims. Options?  Do I Have Any? There is no straightforward response for every work-related accident injury. Generally, [...]

By |2022-07-25T15:36:39-07:00June 29th, 2022|Car Accidents|Comments Off on I Was Injured in a Car Accident While Working. What Are My Options?

Should I Post About My Auto Accident on Social Media?

Car accidents can be scary, stressful, and even traumatic events. With the proliferation of social media, it can feel natural to immediately pull out your phone to update your friends and family across all social media networks – whether it’s a post on Facebook, a story on Instagram, or a video on TikTok. After all, we’ve been conditioned and encouraged to share all aspects of our lives on social media: from graduations and births to what we ate for dinner last night. A major event like a car accident should be no different, right? The short answer is no: avoid posting anything to social media regarding [...]

By |2022-05-20T16:51:10-07:00May 20th, 2022|Car Accidents|Comments Off on Should I Post About My Auto Accident on Social Media?

Dos and Don’ts Following a Motor Vehicle Accident

If you are seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident, the insurance company involved in your personal injury case may scrutinize your every move. That is why it is important to know what to do to prevent the insurance company to use your actions to minimize your claim. As soon as you are able, seek the guidance of an experienced personal injury attorney. To say insurance investigators use questionable tactics to reduce your claim is an understatement. They have been known to visit a victim in his or her hospital room to attempt to coax a statement or even offer a minimal settlement before the patient [...]

By |2019-03-19T23:39:45-07:00March 19th, 2019|Car Accidents|Comments Off on Dos and Don’ts Following a Motor Vehicle Accident

The Present Danger of California Street Racing

On August 31, 2018 another tragedy unfolded on a California highway as a result of street racing.  Ariyana Luna 20, who was eight months pregnant with her first child, along with her fiancé Valentino Ramirez, died together in a crash on the 60 Freeway in Moreno Valley. Luna was expecting a baby boy due on Oct. 12. Also killed in the crash were Rafael Ramirez Espinoza, the driver and Polo Naja Perez, both 21. The lone survivor in the vehicle was a 19-year-old woman who was the only one wearing a seatbelt. According to an analysis by the Los Angeles Times derived from coroner’s records, at [...]

By |2018-09-25T20:07:16-07:00September 25th, 2018|Car Accidents|Comments Off on The Present Danger of California Street Racing

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