Los Angeles Personal Injury Law

California Civil Law Time Limits

SERVICE OF PROCESS ■Serve Defendant after Complaint Filed – 60 days after filing.  [Source: CALIFORNIA RULES OF COURT 3.110] ■Serve Defendant Added via Amended Complaint – 30 days after adding.  [Source: CALIFORNIA RULES OF COURT 3.110(b)] ■Proof of Service of Summons and Complaint (proving to Court that you served Defendant) – 60 days after serving [...]

California Civil Law Time Limits2020-12-03T00:38:09-08:00

Train Accident Lawyer

Train Accident A train accident can cause hundreds of deaths and thousands of injuries. Train accidents happen more commonly than we think. Majority of these tragic accidents are avoidable.  Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) According to the United States Department of Transportation, The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is a delegate of the Secretary of Transportation. The [...]

Train Accident Lawyer2020-06-10T22:19:58-07:00

Construction Accident Lawyer

Construction Accident Injuries happen in many ways, if you get injured at a construction site this is no different than any other workplace. In fact, an occupation in construction is one of the most hazardous in the state of California. Construction accidents are very common in California. These accidents can be very dangerous for construction [...]

Construction Accident Lawyer2020-05-17T13:04:51-07:00

California Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

WHAT IS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION? The law requires each employer to provide a safe place of employment. When an employee is injured during the course and scope of employment, the injured worker is entitled to workers’ compensation benefits (also referred to as “workman’s comp”).  The workers’ compensation program is an insurance program mandated by the State [...]

California Workers’ Compensation Lawyer2020-05-07T23:56:02-07:00

Truck Accident Lawyer

Truck and Bus Accidents What Is The Definition Of A Commercial Motor Vehicle? Truck accidents are very serious and can cause severe personal injuries.  According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations there are two definitions for a Commercial Motor Vehicle, also referred to as “trucks”. Pursuant to the Section 390.5 of the Federal Motor [...]

Truck Accident Lawyer2020-05-05T14:00:07-07:00

What Should I Do After An Accident?

There are certain steps that should be taken after an accident.  These are the significant points to stress: (1) Don't discuss incident with other party or that party's representative (usually an insurance company investigator): Statements made at the time of or following the incident could be used against claimant as the case unfolds. (2) Seek [...]

What Should I Do After An Accident?2020-04-29T21:45:11-07:00