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Common Summertime Injuries

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POSTED IN Bicycle Accidents ON May 31, 2017

California Bicycle Laws

California Bicycle Laws Riding your bicycle can be a great way to get exercise during your commute, but it can also be dangerous. When compared to the surrounding vehicles, bicycles are pretty flimsy, so it’s important to follow the rules of the road to help keep yourself out of danger. Below are a few of […]

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How to Calculate Pain and Suffering

How to Calculate Pain and Suffering A knowledgeable personal injury attorney will help you determine the dollar value of your pain and suffering. Pain and suffering is defined as both the physical pain you endured due to your injuries, as well as any mental or emotional pain you experienced due to the accident. As you […]

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What Does ‘Personal Injury’ Mean?

A personal injury is defined as a physical injury to a person’s body; it does not include “injuries” — or damage — to your property or reputation. In a personal injury case, there is the injured party and the person responsible for the injury. Most personal injury lawyers actively handle a variety of personal injury […]

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POSTED IN Bicycle Accidents ON March 02, 2017

5 Tips To Stay Safe & Avoid Road Bike Crashes

More and more Californians are choosing to ride their bikes for errands, to and from work, and for pleasure. Cyclists and motorists need to be aware of each other; motorists need to learn to treat cyclists with the same amount of respect they give to other motor vehicles. Cyclists need to understand that they also […]

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What to do After Being Hit by a Drunk Driver

What to do After Being Hit by a Drunk Driver Any type of car accident is devastating. Accidents caused by drunk driving are even more so. Drunk drivers tend to speed, ignore traffic signals and weave in and out of traffic — all behaviors that can cause an unexpected and severe crash. According to the […]

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POSTED IN Bicycle Accidents | Car Accidents ON January 03, 2017

Do I Need A Personal Injury Attorney?

If you were injured in an accident and are considering legal action, your first step is to call an attorney to discuss the details of your case. Many firms, including The May Firm, offer free consultations, so you can speak with attorneys at a few law firms before deciding how to move forward with your […]

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POSTED IN Bicycle Accidents ON March 10, 2016

Bicycle Accidents: Preventing Two Wheeled Tragedies

As spring is right around the corner, more and more people are out bicycling- for exercise, recreation, commute to work or to run errands. According to an article published by The National Traffic Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA),  more and more American are traveling to work on bikes than ever before. While using your bike can offer […]

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POSTED IN Bicycle Accidents | Car Accidents ON February 18, 2016

Bicyclist Seriously Injured in Ventura Crash

A Ventura bicyclist seriously injured on Friday night after being struck by a vehicle. It’s said the collision happened sometime around 9:00 p.m. near the intersection of Main and Perking Streets. According to, The Ventura County Star, the bicyclist was a 67-year-old Ventura resident riding along Main Street and turned south, directly into the path of the […]

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POSTED IN Bicycle Accidents | Car Accidents ON February 18, 2016

15-Year-Old Boy Seriously Injured in Visalia

On Sunday, January 11, 2016, A 15-year-old boy was seriously injured after he was struck by a car while riding his bicycle in Visalia. According to ABC30, the crash happened at the intersection of Nobel Avenue and Mooney Boulevard in Visalia, California. Police say a Toyota Camry collided with a Mercedes causing them to strike the young boy. […]

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