Car Accidents

Totaled car on the side of the road

Among the many ways that a car accident in California can severely impact your finances is the damage to your vehicle in the accident. In many cases, the amount of money you can get from your insurance company to repair your vehicle may not be enough to fully cover the…

If you’re involved in a car accident, you want to get compensation for your injuries and other losses as quickly as possible. But whether you’ll recover any compensation at all turns on a seemingly simple question: Who’s to blame for the accident?  The question of fault is a crucial one…

middle age man in a convertible automobile

Cool autumn days are just around the corner, so what’s not to like about cruising around with the top down in your convertible? Push back the ragtop or the retractable roof and enjoy the ride without worrying. A recent report by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) indicates that convertibles…

It might not be just around the corner, but it’s coming our way soon. Self-driving cars could one day reach a point where they’re as good, or perhaps better, than human drivers. Major U.S. companies are pushing the limits of innovation to dominate the industry.  While many prototypes are already in…

fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many aspects of daily life, there has been one silver lining, at least in California: Fewer car accidents and traffic fatalities. A new study from the University of California, Davis shows that the crash rate and number of injuries have dropped by almost…