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Summer Pool Safety: Avoid Pool-Related Accidents

Did you know that drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death among young children ages 1-4 ? A fun summer day at the pool can bring upon unfortunate consequences if the necessary precautions are not taken.

Avoid pool-related accidents this summer:

Teach your child to swim:

The ability to swim can save your child’s life. It […]

Are You a Distracted Driver?

Are you a distracted driver?  Were you on your cellphone today while driving?

Do you know at least 18% of all fatal crashes are the result of driver distraction?

And, 40% of U.S. teens admit to having been in a car when the driver was using a cellphone, causing potential injury to the driver, passenger and innocent […]

July 12th, 2016|Pokemon Go, public safety|0 Comments

Austrian Grand Prix – July 3, 2016

This Formula 1 race, in a most beautiful setting, was quite boring until the last few laps.  The starting grid was: Hamilton, Hulkenberg (Formula India), Button (McLaren/Honda, a pleasant surprise), Raikkonen, Ricciardo, Rosberg, Bottas, etc.

When the lights went out, Hamilton was off to a great start followed by Buttin, Raikkonen, Hulkenberg and Rosberg.  Hamilton began […]

July 6th, 2016|MotorSports|0 Comments

It could happen to you – Medical Malpractice

I was just retained by a women who recently underwent surgery at a local hospital to remove a colostomy bag that had been placed at the time of a previous surgery.

The bag removal surgery seemingly went well and my client was sent to recovery. Thereafter, the surgical staff was counting the sponges used during the surgery and […]

July 6th, 2016|healthcare|0 Comments

Why Street Race?

Does it make you feel good?  Does it give you power? Does it really matter whose car is faster?

Street racing seems to be on the increase.  The fiery crash on Interstate 5 and the recent crash on Ventura Boulevard are two recent examples of illegal street racing that have become commonplace.

          

The California Highway Patrol […]

June 30th, 2016|Street racing|0 Comments

VW to pay $14.7 Billion From Emissions Case. What Owners Need to Know.

On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, Volkswagen agreed to pay as much as $14.7 billion dollars and buy back or fix its cars.

The proposed settlements, which are subject to court approval, have a number of provisions.  If you or someone you know is an owner of any of the vehicles below, continue reading to find out if […]

June 29th, 2016|Volkswagen|0 Comments

Do You Need Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists Coverage??

I often receive calls from people who ask me if their automobile insurance coverage is sufficient. This is a very important issue. We tend to think that we buy insurance to protect us from someone else making a claim against us. Of course, this is the case, however, what most people do not realize is […]

June 28th, 2016|Insurance|0 Comments

June 26, 2016 MotoGP, Assen, Holland

Starting Grid:
Dovizioso – Ducati
Rossi – Yamaha
Redding – Ducati
Marquez – Honda
Cruthchlow – Honda
Hernandez – Ducati

This was one wild and crazy race. When the race started it was not raining but the track was still wet. So it was declared a “Wet” race and the guys started on rain tires.

Rossi shortly got out in front followed by […]

June 27th, 2016|MotorSports|0 Comments

Thousand Oaks Police Department ALERT!

We Need Your Help Identifying Robbery Suspects!

On 6-21-16, at about 12:48 AM, officers assigned to the Thousand Oaks Police Department responded to the 7-Eleven on Kimber Drive in Newbury Park for an armed robbery that had just occurred.

Officers investigating the incident learned two male suspects entered the location. One suspect approached the victim (lone employee) […]

June 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Child Deaths in Hot Cars On the Rise

Summer is here and temperatures are skyrocketing. Parents say they would never leave their children unattended in a car, yet in a world filled with constant distractions, they sometimes do.  According to the National Safety Council, nearly three times as many children have died after being left in hot cars this year in comparison to this time last […]

June 22nd, 2016|Summer|0 Comments