Coachella Valley Personal Injury Attorney
Information on the Coachella Valley
The Coachella Valley is a large valley landform that is located here in beautiful Southern California. This valley is approximately 45 miles long and is about 15 miles wide and it is enclosed by surrounding mountains on all sides. To the west you have the San Jacinto Mountains, the Santa Rosa Mountains to the north, the Little San Bernardino Mountains beside it to the east and the Chocolate Mountains to the South. Through the northern part of the valley you can also visibly see the San Andreas Fault line running across the mountains. This is the infamous fault that causes our major earthquakes here in California.
Coachella Valley is home to the Salton Sea, which is the largest lake in the state of California. This lake gives the valley its nickname the "Salton Trough," or the "Cahuilla Basin." This desert empire is known for its agriculture and it desert recreation. It is home to approximately 600,000 people as it encompasses Palm Desert and Palm Springs, two infamous desert resort cities. As a part of the Inland Empire, the Coachella Valley is one of the 13th largest metropolitan areas in the U.S. Throughout the year the population with ebb and flow and it peaks during the winter months. Many conventions are held in the Coachella Valley and it is also a hot spot for tourists. In fact, more than 3.5 million people visit the area in any given year.
This particular valley is known as one of the fastest growing areas in the U.S. In total, it encompasses nine different cities including Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Indio, La Quinta, Palm Desert, Palm Springs and Rancho Mirage. Many of the residents in the Valley are approximately 65 years or older, as it is seen as a haven for retiring seniors. The residents in the area are predominantly Jewish, but there is also a large Roman Catholic Church in the area. Since the 1900s the Mormon community has also began to settle down roots in the Inland Empire.
Agricultural jobs are the main occupations in the area as they are known for their wind farming techniques. Dates are most commonly grown in the region. In fact, the Coachella Valley grows nearly 95% of all the date crops in the country. The Valley also has many Vegas style casinos sprinkled throughout the area which is another source of income and is an appealing attraction for tourists. As Coachella Valley has around 350 days of sunshine every year and has surprisingly warm winters, it has become a center for many recreational activities including hiking, horseback riding and dirt bike racing. The Valley is commonly known for the Coachella Music Festival that they throw every year with features several high profile rock bands from around the country.
The earthquake activity in the Coachella Valley is a concern, considering that the San Andreas Fault runs right through the valley. This areas percentage is 4019% greater than the U.S. average when it comes to earthquakes. In fact they have a greater number of natural disasters overall- in Riverside County there is an average of 42 and the US average remains at 12. With this in mind, sustaining injuries can be a legitimate concern. The nearest hospital in the Coachella Valley is the John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital which is located in Indio. There are also two neighboring hospitals in Riverside. Due to the large population of senior citizens in the area slip and fall injuries can occur frequently. If you live in the Coachella Valley and you have sustained an injury due to the
negligence or misconduct of another, then speak with an experienced
Palm Spring personal injury attorney for help.
Personal Injury Lawyer Serving the Coachella Valley
With more than 40 years of experience, Barry Regar has been proudly serving the personal injury victims and their families throughout the Coachella Valley. Accidents can be scary, but experience does make a difference and you need the right attorney to get you through this difficult time. Attorney Regar is AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell ® and he is also a member of the Multi-Million-Dollar Advocates Forum. This prestigious group only provides membership to less than 1% of attorneys in the U.S. If you have been injured in an accident, then he can offer you aggressive representation in your time of need. Barry Regar APLC has already successfully recovered over $66 million for the injured and he can help fight to maximize your claim as well.
His firm handles a wide range of personal injury claims from
car accidents, medical malpractice, slip & falls,
defective products, premises liability and
wrongful death. If you have lost a loved one in a tragic accident, then you should not be responsible to pay for the burial and funeral costs and you deserve to be compensation for any loss of income or medical bills. Attorney Barry has extensive experience in the area of personal injury law and he knows what it takes to recover a fair settlement. Don't accept the low settlement that the insurance companies offers you, rather you should fight for the full amount of restitution that you deserve. The Palm Springs firm offers a free initial case review to every potential client, so call today to discuss the details of your case.
Contact a Coachella Valley personal injury lawyer from the firm today!
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