Personal Injury

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Study Suggests New Concussion Treatment Protocol

Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are particularly common among children and young adults. Even concussions can have long-lasting consequences if not treated properly.   As San Diego injury lawyers, we are interested in the results of a new study suggesting that rest may not be the best medicine...

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San Diego Personal Injury Blog Round Up for 2014

From pedestrian safety to elder abuse, we discussed a number of important personal injury issues on our blog this year. Below is a brief recap of some of our most popular posts: Ride-Sharing Companies: In response to concerns about accident liability, California enacted legislation to regulate...

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Regulator Calling for National Recall of Takata Airbags

Given the risks of a fatal injury, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) is taking steps to remove all Takata brand airbags from the road. The safety regulator is calling for a national recall. As we have previously discussed on this San Diego Injury Blog,...

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NHTSA Issues Warning Over Airbag Recall: Is Your Vehicle Impacted?

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) is sounding the alarm over defective airbags that pose lethal risk to drivers and their passengers. The massive recall now impacts more than seven million vehicles, including models from Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Chrysler, Ford,...

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FDA Warns Popular Meds Can Cause Drowsy Driving

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a warning that several popular over-the-counter medicines could make you drowsy or otherwise impair your driving. They include drugs used to treat cold symptoms, seasonal allergies, and stomach ailments. As we have previously discussed on this San...

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California Passes Law Mandating Insurance Requirements for Ride-Sharing Companies

California recently enacted legislation to regulate transportation network companies (TNC) like Uber and Lyft. Starting next July, these ridesharing providers will be required to comply with minimum insurance requirements. As previously discussed on this San Diego Injury Blog, TNCs use smart phone apps to connect drivers...

Avoid a Scare! Make Halloween Pedestrian Safety a Priority

Monsters, fairies, ghosts, and superheroes will soon descend on your San Diego neighborhood. To avoid a scary accident, we encourage drivers and parents to make pedestrian safety a top priority this Halloween. The holiday is the most dangerous day of the year for child pedestrians. Even...

FDA Warning: Supplements Can’t Treat Concussions

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers about products on the market that claim to treat concussions. Not only are these dietary supplements unproven and untested, they could also be dangerous. As we have previously reported on this San Diego Personal Injury Blog,...