What Are the Statute of Limitations for a Personal Injury Case in California?

Each state has a statute of limitations that sets a deadline for when plaintiffs can file a civil lawsuit. Understanding the personal injury statute of limitations in California is crucial if you want to receive compensation. Missing this deadline can complicate your claim or prevent you from recovering any funds.

Henderson Law understands the unique nature of personal injury claims, including procedural requirements like the statute of limitations. If you need help after an injury,

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Settling vs. Going to Trial: Factors to Consider in a Personal Injury Case

If you were injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligent or intentional behavior, you may be entitled to compensation for the mental, physical, emotional, and financial hardship you have endured. You might be just starting the claims process, or you might be at a point where you need to make a serious decision about how to ensure you receive an amount that satisfies your current and future monetary needs. No matter what stage of the process you are in,

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How Long Can You File a Claim After an Accident

After an accident, you may understandably feel angry, confused, and overwhelmed. An unexpected accident and injury can change your life forever. The thought of filing a lawsuit or pursuing compensation may add to these feelings. It’s important to remember that if someone else caused your accident, you have the right to hold them responsible.

But you need to know that you have a limited time to file your injury claim in California.

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Average Settlement for a Sidewalk Slip and Fall Lawsuit

More people sustain injuries in sidewalk slip and fall accidents than most people think. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls represent the leading cause of emergency room visits at 21.3%. In many California cities, pedestrians use sidewalks frequently during their everyday activities. Unfortunately, this can lead to sidewalk slip and fall accidents. 

In California, if you suffer injuries as a result of the negligent maintenance of property,

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When to Call OSHA for a Work Injury?

When you suffer an accident on the job, it’s crucial to report it as soon as possible. If you have a union at work, you should also contact your union representative. As an employee, you may be wondering whether work-related accidents are reportable to other agencies. What if there is a workplace safety issue? When to call OSHA for a work injury?

In some situations, your employer has a duty to report workplace accidents and fatalities to OSHA,

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