Author: The Law Office of Black & DePaoli, PC

car keys and liquor on the table

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately one-third of all traffic-related fatalities involve a drunk driver. If you have been injured in an accident caused by a drunk driver, you likely want to know how much compensation you might be able to seek from the at-fault party. Your choice of legal representation could affect the compensation you … Continue reading

persona injury claim form

Unfortunately, people are injured every day in preventable accidents due to negligence. Under California law, injury victims have the right to file personal injury claims to demand financial compensation from the at-fault parties. If you suffered injuries in a car accident, slip and fall, or medical malpractice incident and you believe you’re entitled to compensation, it’s important to understand the … Continue reading

crime scene on rainy night

When you are planning for a big move, but you haven’t quite nailed down the “where,” it is likely that a substantial focus lies in the crime rates of the areas you are considering. Wherever you live, and no matter why you’ve moved, it is vital to retain a sense of safety and security. However, from city to city and … Continue reading

el dorado home

When you are deciding where to retire, it is critically important that you take a variety of factors into account. Otherwise, you might be missing out on the relaxing retirement of your dreams, simply because you have found yourself in a location less than suited to you. In many ways, deciding where to retire is similar to deciding where to … Continue reading

truck driver yawning while driving

Truck accidents are some of the deadliest vehicle accidents in the country. Roughly 500,000 truck accidents occur each year in the United States, and truck accidents account for about 11 percent of all vehicle accident fatalities each year. Every driver needs to understand the dangers that large commercial trucks present, and they should know their options for legal recourse after … Continue reading

commercial trucking accident

A commercial trucking accident can easily cause far more damage than any collision involving smaller passenger vehicles. Due to the average commercial truck’s size and weight, accidents involving multiple vehicles are more likely, and the injuries sustained by victims are likely to be far worse. If you or a loved one recently sustained injuries and other losses in a commercial … Continue reading

wrongful death form and stethoscope

Any vehicle accident can potentially cause fatal injuries, but accidents involving large commercial trucks tend to cause fatalities at a higher rate due to the size and weight of most large commercial vehicles. If a tractor-trailer, flatbed truck, or commercial delivery truck causes a fatal accident, the victim’s family must know their legal options under California state law. A personal … Continue reading

young person with head injury

Any vehicle accident can cause devastating injuries, but accidents involving large trucks tend to be the most damaging and the most likely to cause catastrophic injuries. All drivers need to know the injuries that can occur due to truck accidents and what to do after they occur. An experienced Folsom truck accident attorney can help an injured driver secure compensation … Continue reading

commercial truck accident with car

Accidents involving large trucks tend to be some of the most damaging traffic collisions in California. Unfortunately, trucking accidents are more common than most drivers realize, and all drivers must understand how these devastating incidents can happen. Anyone injured in a commercial trucking accident should know how to identify the party or parties responsible for causing their damages. The first … Continue reading