Bus accidents are rare compared to other types of vehicle crashes. Yet, when they occur, these accidents result in serious and life-changing injuries. Pedestrians, cyclists, and passengers are all at risk of suffering catastrophic injuries in a bus accident. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), in 2017, there were 73 fatal school… continue reading.
Pedestrians are at constant risk of suffering harm in areas with high traffic density. In addition to being difficult to spot, when collisions do occur, pedestrians often suffer catastrophic or fatal injuries. Bicyclists and motorcyclists, two other groups who are at high risk from vehicles, often wear helmets or other protective gear. Pedestrians have zero… continue reading.
Our San Diego Car Accident Lawyers Look at San Diego’s Most Dangerous Intersections San Diego is currently participating in a global transportation safety program called Vision Zero. The program originated in Sweden and aims to significantly reduce car, pedestrian and bicycle accidents. City officials announced at the start of the year that many of San… continue reading.
It is common knowledge that the risk of being in an accident is much higher for motorcyclists. This is true in California and across the United States. According to the Insurance Information Institute (III), more than 80,000 motorcyclists on average suffer injuries each year while riding. In addition to the risk of being involved in… continue reading.
Traffic laws exist for a reason—to help prevent auto accidents. However, many people choose to ignore these laws. Such actions can lead to crashes that cause catastrophic injuries and deaths. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 37,133 people lost their lives in auto accidents in 2017. In 2018, San Diego County had 260… continue reading.