Riding Mulholland Highway

Feel like going for a motorcycle ride?  Blue skies, moderate temperatures, twisting canyon roads… one of the most famous and scenic destinations for motorcycle riders in California is Mulholland Highway.  It is an amazing road that meanders about 50 miles through the Santa Monica Mountains, from the Ventura Freeway in Calabasas to the Pacific Coast [...]

5 Common Motorcycle Collisions

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, which means that the U.S. Department of Transportation, the CHP and the California Office of Traffic Safety are all taking this month to spread awareness about sharing the road with motorcyclists. According to the California DMV, motorcyclists have the same rights and responsibilities as automobile drivers. That being said, [...]

It Could Happen to You: Dog Bite

Our client, a young girl, has suffered from a disfigurement on her face caused by a dog bite. This incident happened when she visited a pet store in Thousand Oaks which was hosting a “meet and greet” for rescue dogs. The three rescue dogs were inside a plastic 5’ x 6’ pen, with horizontal bars approximately 3” [...]

Unlicensed Drivers: Know the Facts

According to a study released by the AAA Foundation of Public Safety, one in every five fatal crashes in the United States involves an unlicensed driver. Annually, about 8,400 deaths on average are caused by drivers without a license. According to the study, 28% of these drivers without a license have received three prior suspensions or revocations. [...]

California Legislature Passes Bill for Lane Splitting Guidelines

On August 19th, 2016, the California Legislature formally defined lane splitting in the vehicle code by passing AB 51. The California Legislature describes lane splitting as, “driving a motorcycle, that has 2 wheels in contact with the ground, between rows of stopped or moving vehicles in the same lane, as specified”[A]. AB 51 additionally gives [...]

“It Could Happen to You: Car Accident Injuries”

Car Accident Injuries: Our law firm is currently working with a young lady who was involved in a car accident, resulting in injuries. It all started when she was driving with her friend westbound on Agoura Road, in the #2 lane. The defendant, who was exiting a store parking lot, failed to yield the right of way to our [...]

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 [...]

2019-02-01T16:02:09+00:00June 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. [...]

2019-02-01T16:02:10+00:00June 27th, 2016|MotorSports|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 [...]

2019-02-01T16:02:10+00:00June 22nd, 2016|Summer|0 Comments

BakuGP: Rosberg v. Hamilton Showdown

After an exciting race last weekend in Canada, Formula 1 drivers and teams head out to Baku City, Azerbaijan for the European Grand Prix. Leading Formula 1 drivers have questioned the safety of the street circuit that will host June 19th's race. Nico Rosberg says parts of the track are "really not looking good." The main [...]

2019-02-01T16:02:11+00:00June 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments