Blog Posts in August, 2011

Do You Want To Dial 1-800 For Legal Representation?

What are the advantages to a Palm Springs auto accident victim to hire a lawyer from a 1-800 phone number? Let us explore the question. As a Palm Springs Auto Accident Attorney I constantly receive ...
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Traffic Accident Investigations. CSI. Really?

What happens on CSI doesn't resemble what occurs in the usual Coachella Valley traffic accident investigation. As a motorcycle accident attorney representing injured riders throughout the desert, ...
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Buckle Up Or Lose

I received an Email from a Palm Springs resident addressed to the Palm Springs truck accident attorney asking," if an unbelted motorist that was involved in a truck versus car accident caused by ...
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California Supreme Court Get It Wrong

On Thursday August 17, 2011 The California Supreme Court handed down their long awaited decision in the case of Howell v. Hamilton Meat and Provisions. Prior to this decision an injured ...
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Police Officer Car Accidents

On August 16, 2011 News Channel 3 reported that a California Highway patrol officer was taken to a local Coachella Valley Hospital following a collision with a semi truck in Mecca. According to the ...
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Wrongful Death and Senior Citizens

The term, "Wrongful Death", in Personal Injury legal terminology refers to the death of a person caused by the wrongful act of another. I often receive calls or Emails from the adult ...
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California Medical Negligence Law Is Unreasonable

If you are a victim of Medical Malpractice in Palm Springs or in any city of the Coachella Valley you may be surprised to learn that there is a limit, a cap, on the amount of money you can recover for ...
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Put Down That Cell Phone

I have seen a tremendous increase in the number of car accidents and truck accidents in the Coachella Valley caused by negligent drivers using cell phones. A car traveling at 60mph is moving at ...
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Jury Trials

Are jurors who sit in personal injury cases that are tried in the Coachella Valley more or less generous than in larger metropolitan areas? Many years ago when I first started representing accident ...
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Why do I need Uninsured Motorist Insurance?

Unfortunately there are a lot of motorists driving around the Coachella Valley who are uninsured. Although the California Vehicle Code requires drivers to have liability insurance coverage the current ...
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Injured In Car Accident In Palm Desert While On The Job

Received an Email addressed to The Palm Desert Injury Attorney about an automobile accident occuring on Highway 111 near the Town Center. It was a two car accident and both drivers were injured. The ...
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A picture is worth a thousand words.......

A young adult was injured in a motorcycle accident. He had injuries that included extensive road, rock, and dirt burns and cuts. He was taken to a hospital and treated for bruising, strains and ...
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When you Slip and Fall in a Super-Market

Every day I receive calls and Emails from residents of the Coachella Valley who have had Slip and Fall accidents in a store. Most of the falls occur in a super-market. The most common cause of the ...
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