Articles from August 2023
Ordinary Negligence vs. Gross Negligence: Understanding Key Differences
Most people know that certain words, such as negligence, can have very specific definitions when pertaining to personal injury law. In a previous post, we outlined the difference between accident vs. negligence; in this article, we’ll discuss two categories of negligence and provide examples to illustrate key differences. But what does negligence mean in law? […]
Personal Injury Laws: Injuries on Public Property vs. Private Property
Personal injury claims can differ when they occur on public property versus private property—the main distinctions between the two lie in the legal principles and responsibilities that apply in each scenario. Let’s take slip and fall accidents, for example. Since injuries sustained on public property versus private property can affect the overall outcome of your […]
“Better Slow Than Sorry” Campaign—Why Los Angeles, Why Now?
Last month, a new anti-speeding campaign was launched in California in an effort to raise awareness of the dangers of speeding. A news conference was held on July 17th at the Los Angeles Regional Transportation Management Center with representatives from The California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), California Highway Patrol […]