School Bus Crashes

School Bus Crashes

Personal Injury
Many children get to and from school by riding the bus during the school year. Buses are largely considered to be one of the safest methods of transportation, though accidents still happen. When a school bus crashes and has passengers aboard, serious injuries can result. School bus crashes can be highly dangerous for children for many different reasons, including the following. Lack of Safety Features First, many school bus riders might not wear seat belts - or they might not have access to seat belts. This means that when the bus crashes, there is nothing to restrain the passengers in their seats. Buses also do not have airbags or other important features that work to keep passengers safe in a crash. Rollover Crashes Buses are one type of vehicle that…
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Drunk Driving Rates Spike Over Labor Day

Drunk Driving Rates Spike Over Labor Day

Personal Injury
Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer, and many people take the opportunity for a family outing or social gathering over the long holiday weekend. In many cases, days on a boat, a camping trip, or a BBQ involve relaxing by drinking some alcoholic beverages. Unfortunately, many people then decide to get into their cars and drive while they are under the influence of alcohol. For an idea of the dangers of drunk driving over holiday weekends, we can take a look at statistics regarding this past Memorial Day weekend in California: 1,099 people were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI)About 14 people were arrested each hour over the long weekendAt least 34 people died in alcohol-related crashesMany more people suffered injuries in alcohol-related crashes While…
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Common Types of Commercial Truck Accidents

Common Types of Commercial Truck Accidents

Truck Accident
There are almost 269 million commercial vehicles registered in the United States and, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), about 541,000 traffic crashes involved one or more commercial vehicles in a single year. These large semi-trucks can crash in many ways, and the following are only some of the common types of truck crashes. Rollovers Semi-trucks are extremely tall vehicles with a relatively narrow wheelbase, which means they are highly prone to rolling over on their sides. Trucks can roll over for many reasons, including: Hitting a curbOvercorrectingTaking a turn too fastHigh winds Jackknifes Tractor-trailers are articulated vehicles, which means the cab of the truck is connected to the trailer by a coupling device. This device allows the truck to turn while keeping the trailer steady when…
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Real Estate Law FAQ

Real Estate Law FAQ

Real Estate
Purchasing or selling real estate can be a complicated though lucrative transaction for every party involved. On the other hand, if something goes wrong, there is often the potential for parties to incur serious financial losses. It is important to seek help from an experienced real estate lawyer in Beverly Hills if you are getting involved in a real estate deal or if you face a real estate-related dispute. The following are some common questions about the real estate law services at Jalilvand Law. What clients do you represent? Our firm represents many types of clients on all sides of real estate matters. Some common clients include: Real estate purchasersReal estate sellersResidential and commercial landlordsResidential and commercial tenantsDevelopers What kinds of real estate matters do you address? Property-related legal issues…
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Personal Injury FAQ

Personal Injury FAQ

Personal Injury
Accidents and injuries happen every day throughout Southern California. The time following a serious injury can be difficult and confusing, as you may not be familiar with your rights or the legal process. Always discuss your options with a skilled personal injury lawyer in Beverly Hills. In the meantime, the following are some frequently asked questions about injury claims. What types of accidents can lead to a personal injury claim? Personal injury claims may involve any accident caused by someone’s negligence that leads to injuries and losses. Our firm regularly handles the following cases, among others: Car accidentsBoat accidentsTruck accidentsBus accidentsPedestrian accidentsBicycle accidentsMotorcycle accidentsSlip and fallsDog bitesProduct liability No matter what caused your accident, you should always discuss whether you might have a valid claim with an experienced attorney. Who…
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Important Evidence to Strengthen Your Motorcycle Accident Claim

Important Evidence to Strengthen Your Motorcycle Accident Claim

Uncategorized
Broken bones, road rash, disfigurement—the injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident can be catastrophic. Medical bills and lost wages can add up quickly, but if your collision was caused by someone else’s negligence, you have the right to pursue compensation for your losses. The success of your claim will ultimately hinge on the strength of your evidence. This is where a Beverly Hills motorcycle accident attorney from Jalilvand Law may be able to help. Our injury lawyers know the tactics used by insurance companies to deny and undervalue claims, and we’ll make sure you aren’t bullied into accepting an unfair settlement. Call us today at 310-478-5800 to schedule a consultation. Types of Evidence to Strengthen Your Beverly Hills Motorcycle Accident Claim The types of evidence your personal injury attorney will…
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