Problems Unique to Motorcyclists

Problems Unique to Motorcyclists

There are many hazards on our roadways that apply to all drivers. Poor road design, potholes, weather conditions – these are all factors that contribute to auto accidents no matter what type of vehicle you are driving. But motorcyclists face some hazards that are...

Pedestrian Road Safety

Pedestrians are amongst the most vulnerable users of transportation of the road. Pedestrians are people who travel by foot, wheelchair, skateboard, or similar ways. They are vulnerable because they have no armor to protect them against automobile users. According to...

What Types of Injuries Are Caused By Dog Bites?

Dogs are the most common type of pet for most home owners. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, approximately 37-47% of all households in the United States have a dog. These dogs are treated like family, but man’s best friend can...

Hoverboard Accidents on the Rise

Hoverboards have been one of the highest-selling items since this past holiday season. Everybody wants one and they are everywhere – in parks, on the beaches, in shopping malls, and on basically every major street in Southern California. They are trendy and people...

Top 5 Injuries Caused by Car Accidents

Car accidents can be one of the most traumatic experiences in one’s life. In addition to the stress and anxiety associated with such a devastating event, individuals are often left confused as to how to pay for their medical bills, and how to support themselves and...

How To Handle A Dog Attack

Although there are times when a dog may attack us in surprise, there are times when we can better prepare ourselves to handle an aggressive dog and avoid injury. How do you avoid being bit by a dog? Start by respecting the dog’s personal space. Don’t disturb a dog...

The Independent Contractor Dilemma

Hiring an independent contractor (IC) rather than an employee can have several benefits for a business owner, including reduced tort liability and diminished tax liability. But when a client tells me they want to hire someone as an IC my answer is, usually, “Not so...