Scooter Accident Attorney Los Angeles

Scooter accident attorney in Los Angeles explains how to avoid a crash and what do do after a wreck on a motor driven cycle.

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Motorized scooters like Vespa and other brands are becoming more and more popular both as a fun mode of transport and as a gas saver.  This is especially true in urban cities like Los Angeles. However, knowing how to stay safe and what to do in the event of an accident is crucial to being a responsible rider.  Find out more!

Investigators studying cellphone use of engineer in fatal Amtrak crash

Investigators trying to determine why an Amtrak train barreled into a curve at more than twice the speed limit are studying the engineer’s cellphone to see if he was distracted before the fatal crash, officials said Wednesday.

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As with auto accidents or any other type of motor vehicle collision, railway incidents can be caused by “driver” or engineer error including being distracted by cell phone use.  It is important to make this part of any comprehensive investigation into why this Amtrak train derailed.

Is Google Hiding the Ball on Accidents Statistics for Their Self-Driving Cars?

Google’s self-driving cars are here, but if you are in a state other than California, you wouldn’t know it from personal experience. To this date, California is the only state to allow these …

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I think the idea of autonomous vehicles as a means to decrease traffic and car crashes is a great one.  However, I think the technology has yet to be proven for either of these illustrious goals.  Are companies like Google and Delphi (manufacturers of self-driving cars) hiding stats on accidents to as a public relations move?  Find out more:

CDC Proposes Better Diagnosis and Documentation of Traumatic Brain Injury

Ongoing efforts by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to reduce the population impact of traumatic brain injury (TBI) are documented in the May/June issue of The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, official journal of the Brain Injury Association of America.

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In an ongoing effort to address the problem of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the U.S. the Centers for Disease Control have issued updated guidelines and procedures to track TBI.  This includes a national database which will track demographics of persons diagnosed with brain injury due to trauma.

Top Causes of Los Angeles Pedestrian Accidents

Los Angeles pedestrian accidents are too frequent. Find out what to do if you were struck by a motor vehicle while traveling on foot in the City of L.A.

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They say, “nobody walks in L.A.”, but, that’s not true.  With pleasant weather pretty much year round and lots of attractions, there are plenty of people walking the street of the “City of Angels.”  Unfortunately, sometimes this leads to auto v. pedestrian accidents especially in busy intersections and thoroughfares.  Find out the top causes of pedestrian accidents in Los Angeles and how to protect yourself.

Bruce Jenner sued for Malibu car crash that resulted in fatality

The stepchildren of a woman killed in the crash are suing him.

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Bruce Jenner has been in the news quite a bit in the last few years.  Unfortunately, this is not good news for the former Olympian and reality T.V. star.  Following a crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, CA where allegations have been made that Jenner may have been talking on a cell phone when he rear-ended a vehicle, causing a fatality, he is now being sued for wrongful death.  If the lawsuit is successful, the plaintiffs would be entitled to both the costs associated with any income the decedent was providing to support their family as well as the “economic value” of the “loss of love, comfort, society and companionship” associated with the loss of a loved one.