Losing a loved one can be extremely difficult, especially when it occurs as the result of someone else’s negligence. California law does enable you to seek damages for your losses through pursuing a wrongful death claim. When doing so, you should be familiar with when and how to go about filing the lawsuit.
Anyone on a motorcycle in California is required to wear a helmet. According to the law, every driver and passenger must wear a helmet that meets certain federal standards for safety. Further, no one is permitted to sell motorcycle helmets that are not up to standards.
Premises liability lawsuits are often thought of in regards to someone getting injured on someone else’s property due to a dangerous or hazardous condition. However, there are some situations in Orange County in which a dog presents that dangerous condition.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 138 people in California and across the country die every day due to injuries that includes a traumatic brain injury. Hundreds of thousands more people are diagnosed with the condition every year. At Callahan & Blaine, we know how difficult it can be to watch your loved one experience a TBI and the resulting symptoms. Here are a few things you can do to help.