car accident

Those involved in an auto accident, disoriented though they may be at first, will need to take certain steps. These steps will ensure a timely physical recovery for those injured as well as smooth the way for determining legal liability. The side that was not to blame may then, with the guidance of a Folsom car accident lawyer, pursue a claim … Continue reading

car accidents: what to do

A serious traffic crash is a frightening experience that can leave you uncertain about what to do next. If you have been involved in such an accident, a smart thing to do is to seek legal assistance. You can find such help from The Law Office of Black & DePaoli, PC. After an Accident It is of utmost importance to … Continue reading

Car accidents and head injuries

Head injuries are among the more serious injuries a person can sustain during an auto accident. Head and brain injury symptoms vary drastically and not all symptoms are noticeable immediately after the accident. Here are a few things you should be on the lookout for as well as a few reasons why you should seek immediate treatment after an automobile accident, even if … Continue reading

truck accidents in California

Folsom is located in Sacramento County that has a population of about 1.5 million. Given the area’s population density, truck traffic in and around Folsom is heavy. Many of truck accidents occur in the blind spots of truck drivers. As per the U.S. Department of Transportation, more than 410,000 of these types of accidents occur every year. Tractor-trailers are gigantic … Continue reading

car accident injury

It takes just a fraction of a second to cause injury, but whiplash from a car accident can cause serious physical damage with lasting effects. The word “whiplash” refers to a variety of neck injuries that involve the soft tissues. Whiplash, which is also called a “neck strain” or a “neck sprain”. If you’re involved in a car accident that gives you … Continue reading

spinal cord injury in a car accident

A spinal cord injury can change a person’s life forever. The spinal cord carries electrical impulses to and from your brain and nervous system. If the cord sustains an injury, its effects can be life altering and permanent. If you or a loved one was in an accident that resulted in a spinal cord injury (SCI), contact a Folsom back injury … Continue reading

rear end accident

One of the fundamental rules of the road is that if the vehicle ahead of you slows down or stops, you are also required to slow down or stop. Failure to do so causes rear-end collisions. According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, about 40 percent of all motor vehicle accidents involve rear-end collisions. That makes them the most common type … Continue reading

rear end accidents

Folsom personal injury lawyers have seen it happen many times. What was thought to be a minor rear end accident resulted in major injuries for the motorists involved and their passengers. The Law Office of Black & DePaoli, PC has dealt with many cases where a small collision caused endless pain and suffering for a client. Just because an accident was minor does … Continue reading

distracted driver with phone and coffee

The United States sees about 2.5 million car accidents each year, according to DistractedDriverAccidents.com. 1.6 million of them involve cell phone distractions while different forms of distraction cause other incidents. All states are cracking down on their handling of distracted driving incidents. The following is some information about distracted driving that may be able to help you when you’re on the road. … Continue reading