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Cycling Safety Tips: How to Be a Safe Cyclist in San Jose

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Cycling is a popular method of transportation in California. However, there are risks to being a cyclist. In the event of a collision with a vehicle, bicycles provide little protection for riders. This often leads to bicyclists suffering serious injuries. … Continue reading

What Do I Do After a Bike Accident?

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After a bike accident, there are certain steps that you should take as soon as possible. Our San Jose bicycle accident attorneys explain what to do after a bike accident below: What to Do After a Bicycle Accident #1: Call … Continue reading

Motorcycle Safety Tips for Drivers and Motorcyclists

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Motorcycle season is here. Like all motorists, motorcyclists face the usual roadway dangers. This includes dangerous road conditions, inclement weather and other drivers. However, motorcyclists are exceedingly more susceptible to severe injuries in the event of an accident. Motorcycle safety … Continue reading

Nursing Home Neglect During the Coronavirus Outbreak in California

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), older adults have a higher risk of suffering serious complications due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). This means that during the coronavirus pandemic, elderly individuals are more vulnerable to suffering serious … Continue reading

How to Recognize the Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

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The signs of nursing home abuse are not always obvious, especially given the nature of nursing home care. It is important to know how to recognize any clues pointing to potential nursing home abuse or neglect, so that you can … Continue reading

What Families Need to Know About Elder Abuse and Coronavirus

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) has begun to sweep across the nation and the federal government has declared it a national emergency. Nursing home and assisted living facility residents are particularly vulnerable to suffering fatal pneumonia from COVID-19. Long term care facilities in … Continue reading

What Are Traffic Laws When a Stop Light Is Out in California?

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Pulling up to an intersection with a broken traffic light can be confusing. Though uncommon, traffic lights can malfunction. It’s important to know how to behave because a blacked out traffic light is no excuse to disregard traffic laws or … Continue reading

How Do I Report Elder Abuse in California?

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Elders and dependent adults represent an especially vulnerable group of people. This is because physical and mental limitations often make elderly and dependent individuals a target for abuse. Elder abuse can come in many forms, sometimes at the hands of … Continue reading

What Are My Legal Options After a Spring Break Accident?

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The weather is getting warmer. The days are getting longer. This means Spring is quickly approaching and with that, people begin to party. Beaches, bars, BBQs, sporting events and house parties become common activities. College students and families set out … Continue reading

Common Spring Break Injuries That You Should Avoid

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Spring break is a much-anticipated event for students and families. Many people will capitalize on this free time by vacationing at popular destinations. Unfortunately, there are risks associated with spring break. Below, our San Jose personal injury lawyers discuss common … Continue reading

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