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New Traffic Safety Laws for 2023

By William E. Weiss |

The 2022 legislative year in California ended in August, and Governor Newsom was still signing laws into late October. Nevertheless, many of these laws still won’t go into effect until January 1, 2023, giving local governments time to get up to speed and be ready to implement the laws in their jurisdictions. Among the… Read More »

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Most Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries

By William E. Weiss |

Motorcycle riders are more directly exposed to hazards on the road, and when accidents do happen, they do not have the protective metal shell of a car to shield them from impact. Bikers who wind up in traffic accidents, especially accidents involving passenger cars and other larger vehicles, commonly suffer serious, catastrophic injuries. Even… Read More »

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When Do You Need a Motorcycle Accident Attorney?

By William E. Weiss |

If you’ve been hurt in a motorcycle accident, you need to make a few decisions quickly. Do you report the accident to the insurance company? Do you call the authorities? Should you hire a lawyer? If you wait too long to decide, you could lose out on your rights and potential compensation. Below, we… Read More »

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Number of Injured Motorcyclists in California

By William E. Weiss |

Riding a motorcycle is a cost-effective, environmentally friendly, and fun alternative to driving. California is home to the largest number of registered motorcyclists in the country, in large part because the state’s favorable climate makes motorcycle riding both more entertaining and safer. Riding a motorcycle does, however, come with additional risks compared to driving… Read More »

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Unsafe Lane Changes Under Vehicle Code 22107

By William E. Weiss |

California Vehicle Code (CVC) 22107 is the Vehicle Code section pertaining to lane changes. Many traffic accidents occur because a driver changes lanes erratically without checking for nearby vehicles, without signaling, or otherwise negligently. Although the bar set by CVC 22107 is low, it’s one of the most common traffic tickets issued in California…. Read More »

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What Are the Dangers of Riding a Motorcycle at Night?

By William E. Weiss |

Riding a motorcycle at night can be refreshing, thrilling, and necessary for a commute to or from a location. Night riding, however, carries additional risks beyond those already faced in the daylight. Below, we discuss a few of the principal dangers that riding a motorcycle at night can pose. Call the seasoned San Francisco… Read More »

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How Does Medical Treatment Impact Personal Injury Claims?

By William E. Weiss |

If you’ve been hurt in a car accident or other incident, the most important thing is to get the medical care you need. It’s important not only for your personal health, but also for your potential personal injury claims. Obtaining prompt medical care can have a significant impact on your claim for damages against… Read More »

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Will Making an Uninsured Claim Raise My Insurance Rates?

By William E. Weiss |

Car insurance is a necessary evil for all drivers in California. Paying the monthly rates is a pain, but if you find yourself liable after a car accident, insurance keeps you from going bankrupt. One of the more frustrating parts about car insurance, so the rumors go, is that it seems that you are… Read More »

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Contingency Fee Agreements

By William E. Weiss |

Pretty much anyone who retains a lawyer to represent them in a personal injury case will sign what is called a contingency fee agreement. Such an agreement is called the “keys to the courthouse” for people who couldn’t afford to hire a lawyer to get them fair compensation after they were injured in a… Read More »

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New CA Driver Laws for 2022

By William E. Weiss |

Traffic laws are constantly evolving to keep up with advances in technology, changes in society, and newly-identified dangers. California lawmakers have been working hard to increase road safety in recent years, especially for pedestrians and cyclists, which means cracking down on all kinds of dangerous driving. Below, we discuss some of the more notable… Read More »

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