What You Need to Know About Manufacturer Negligence and Product Liability Claims

Suppose a suspected defective product recently injured you. In that case, understanding product liability claims and manufacturer negligence can help you feel better prepared and less anxious in the days, weeks, and months ahead. Product liability claims can be complex and vary slightly depending on the product, type of defect, and injury. It is best to consult an experienced lawyer before pursuing a product liability claim. However, this article will provide you with basic manufacturer negligence legal insights to help get you started.

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What Safety Measures Can Motorcyclists Take to Prevent Accidents?

California is a great place to ride a motorcycle. From one end of the state to the other, there are countless reasons to take to the open road, whether you are on a road trip adventure or just your daily commute. Unfortunately, riding a motorcycle does not come without serious risks. From 2019 to 2020, California saw a 9.8% increase in motorcycle fatalities, which mimics the national statistics. That number is not meant to deter you but just serves as a reminder that it is important to ride with caution and take preemptive safety measures to...


Who Is Liable in a Rideshare Accident: The Driver, Rideshare Company, or Both?

If you or a loved one is injured in an accident with an Uber or Lyft driver or while riding as a passenger, you may wonder who is liable in a rideshare accident. Knowing who is liable can help guide your legal strategy to seek compensation for your injuries. But collisions involving Uber and Lyft vehicles are often more complex than a typical car accident because it can be difficult to determine responsibility in a rideshare accident. 

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What to Do After a Semi Truck Accident

California has more commercial truck registrations than any other state, surpassing even Texas by over a million heavy vehicles. But with more trucks on the road, the chances of a semi-truck accident are even higher, especially in places like California’s fertile Sonoma coast and Central Valley, where agricultural production is high, and visibility on narrow roads can be low.

In the event of an accident, your safety comes first.

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Can You Sue for Emotional Distress After a Motorcycle Accident?

Motorcycle accidents can be absolutely devastating. These collisions are rarely minor, given the size difference between motorcycles and passenger vehicles. In 2020, motorcycle accidents accounted for 14% of all traffic fatalities, though they make up only 3% of all registered vehicles in the United States. 

The physical injuries you sustain can be life-changing and should be addressed as soon as possible, but the distress may not be as easy to treat.

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