traffic congestion

Is Lane Splitting Legal in California?

What is Considered Lane Splitting? Lane splitting, also known as lane sharing, stripe-riding, or white-lining, is a practice where a motorcycle rider navigates through slow-moving or stationary traffic by riding between lanes. Motorcyclists typically split lanes when traffic is slow-moving or at a standstill. It is important to note that lane splitting is different from...

wrongful death

What is a Wrongful Death Claim? 

Wrongful Death Claim When someone is killed due to the negligent or wrongful actions of another person or entity, certain survivors may sue for wrongful death. The surviving spouse or family members may pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the negligent party to recover compensation for their losses. Damages may include lost income, burial, medical...

pedestrian accident

Pedestrian Accident Victim: What Are the Next Steps?

Pedestrian accidents are a very real possibility, as there are 7,000 pedestrian deaths and approximately 104,000 emergency room visits with non-fatal injuries from pedestrian accidents. A pedestrian car accident can cause devastating injuries that can cause lifelong consequences. It’s essential to seek medical attention and secure legal representation immediately after a pedestrian accident. Here’s how you...