Common Damages in a Car Accident Claim

Common Damages in a Car Accident Claim

Auto Accident
A car accident can have a significant impact on every aspect of your life. Even relatively minor accidents can cause serious injuries that can impact your health, your ability to work, and even your ability to perform daily tasks. Fortunately, if your accident was caused by someone else’s negligence, there is a good chance that you will be able to recover compensation for your accident -elated losses. California law allows car accident victims to obtain compensation for both their economic and non-economic damages. Economic damages are those that you can assign a dollar value to, like a missed paycheck or repair bills. Non-economic damages are those that are harder to quantify, like the inability to engage in things you want to do. Some of the more common categories of damages…
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The Importance of Substantial Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage

The Importance of Substantial Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage

Auto Accident
When another driver crashes into your vehicle, that driver’s auto insurance coverage should kick in and reimburse you for your medical bills, property damages, and other losses. California law requires drivers to carry liability insurance at all times to make sure that accident victims can receive the compensation they deserve. However, many drivers decide to let their insurance lapse, and they do not have the coverage needed to compensate accident victims. In addition, some people flee the scene of an accident, and you might never identify the driver to know which insurance coverage is applicable. To protect yourself in the event you are in a hit and run, or in a crash with a driver with inadequate insurance, it is essential to have uninsured/underinsured motorist (UM/UIM) coverage as part of…
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The Dangers of Aggressive Drivers

The Dangers of Aggressive Drivers

Auto Accident
We have all become impatient behind the wheel - whether we are running late, hit unexpected traffic, or became stuck behind a slow or hesitant driver. While impatience is natural at times, it is important that we not let these emotions lead to dangerous driving. There are drivers out there who let impatience escalate into aggression, which puts everyone else at risk. If you were injured by an aggressive driver, do not hesitate to speak with a car accident lawyer in Beverly Hills about your rights. Aggressive Driving Behaviors Aggressive drivers each have their own way of taking their emotions out on others on the road, though all aggressive driving behaviors have one thing in common - they can lead to serious crashes and injuries to others. Some dangerous aggressive…
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