Three things bicyclists are allowed to do but car drivers are not

Bicycling is well known for its inherent dangers, particularly when sharing roads with larger motor vehicles. However, the traffic laws in California are not applied equally between the two modes of transportation. State mandates afford smaller, two-wheeled transports with more options not afforded to their motorized counterparts. In particular, three California laws apply to operators […]

Read More

Multiple ways for pedestrians to stay safe when walking

Lengthy and leisurely walks have always been a common activity. When a pandemic hit the United States and resulted in shutdowns and “stay-at-home” orders, walking outside became even more popular, if not necessary, for those with limited options for physical activity. What hasn’t changed is the risks that walkers face on a daily basis. Staying […]

Read More

Why raising your limits on uninsured and underinsured motorists coverage is money well spent

Purchasing a car or truck usually requires a great deal of research and planning. Visiting multiple car lots or scouring listings online should be done with attention to every detail. A motor vehicle represents a significant investment in money, one that should not be taken lightly. Whether it occurs days after driving the vehicle off […]

Read More

How uninsured motorists coverage helps when you’re injured

The aftermath of a car accident creates confusion, frustration, and, depending on the collision’s severity, physical pain. Discovering that the driver responsible for the crash lacks motor vehicle insurance or only has minimum coverage only adds to the aggravation you face following the moment of impact and the aftermath. Options for motor vehicle owners The […]

Read More

Premises liability and your home — how you can protect yourself

When you hear about a slip-and-fall accident that seriously injured someone, the incident typically happened in a store, mall, hotel, office building or other place that is open to the public. But a severe fall injury can happen on any property, including somebody’s home. If you get hurt in a fall on somebody else’s private […]

Read More