Month: January 2018

Common Types of Truck Accidents

Nearly 4,000 people were killed in truck accidents in 2015 and thousands more were injured. How can you protect yourself? It's hard to avoid driving near trucks since there are thousands of them on the road at any given moment. But, drivers can protect themselves by...

When Will You Be Awarded Punitive Damages?

There are three types of damages that can be awarded in a personal injury case: economic, non-economic, and punitive damages. Economic damages are awarded to personal injury victims who have incurred expenses or suffered losses as a result of their injuries....

Dangerous Dog Laws in California

In 2016, there were more fatal dog bite attacks in California than in any other state. In fact, California often leads the country in dog bites, which is why the Los Angeles Times once referred to the state as the "dog bite capital of the U.S." Because dog bites are...

What is Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI)?

One term that may be mentioned repeatedly in your personal injury claim is maximum medical improvement (MMI). As a personal injury victim it's important to understand the meaning of this term and how your MMI will affect your case. Here's what you need to know: What...