texting while driving accidents in California

Texting and driving is a part of distracted driving, and every year, thousands of people lose their lives in distracted driving accidents. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about nine people die in distracted driving accidents every day across the country. At least 1,000 more are injured. Regardless of all of the attention that distracted driving has … Continue reading

car accident distracted driving

There is no question that technology has made it safer for us to drive. Safety devices like air bags and seat restraint systems prevent severe injuries and deaths every day. According to the Folsom CA injury lawyer at The Law Office of Black & DePaoli, PC, what comes to issue is that advances in technology are also contributing to severe … Continue reading

Folsom car accident lawyer

After being injured in an accident, the Folsom CA car accident lawyers at The Law Office of Black & DePaoli, PC strongly recommend that the first thing you do is call 911 to report the crash. Ask that police be dispatched to the scene so that an investigation is conducted. Never get talked out of calling police to an accident scene. … Continue reading

personal injury

Proceeds from a personal injury case are always paid per the element of the claim. Certain items are classified as compensatory damages, while financial awards based on gross negligence can result in punitive damages, or in certain situations, even a full trial. Special damages are the financial recovery items that have definitive dollar amounts assigned, such as medical bills and lost wages … Continue reading