August 25, 2014

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Negligent Drivers Cause Accidents on LA Roadways

As Los Angeles isn’t known for having a robust public transportation system, driving is the main way Angelinos get around town. Unfortunately, some drivers fail to keep their focus on the road, which has resulted in some major accidents lately ─ including one that caused the death of a child. On August 14, a 5-year-old girl…

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August 5, 2014

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Free Toyota Brake Defect Lawsuit Consultations Now Available

Consumer Reports has called for Toyota to issue a formal recall on some models of their Camry hybrid after the company has taken less than comprehensive measures to address the car’s brake problems. Auto defect lawyers at Ellis Law join the consumer watchdog publication in their concerns that Toyota has not gone far enough in…

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July 10, 2014

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Know Your Rights Against Drunk Drivers in Los Angeles

Not only is Los Angeles the largest city in California ─ it’s also one of the largest in the entire country. However, this lively region isn’t known for having a robust public transportation, meaning drunk driving accidents occur all too frequently in the area. While the California Highway Patrol reported promising news this Fourth of…

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June 25, 2014

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Driver Fatigue a Factor in Tracy Morgan Truck Accident

Each year, lawyers in Los Angeles and throughout the country work with countless families who have lost loved ones due to truck accidents. While the safety standards of the trucking industry has been a topic of debate for years, the recent crash involving comedian Tracy Morgan has sharply increased the fervor of these debates. Recently,…

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June 11, 2014

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Auto Accident

3 Reasons to See a Doctor After a Car Accident

Being involved in a car accident is very scary. In fact, such an event can rattle even the most experienced drivers. It can be difficult to know exactly what steps to take to protect yourself ─ especially when you’re feel traumatized from the incident. However, it’s important to act quickly to ensure you’re able to…

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May 19, 2014

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Los Angeles the Second Deadliest City for Pedestrians

Some cities are safer than others when it comes to being a pedestrian. According to new data from the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Los Angeles is second only to the Big Apple in terms of pedestrian fatalities. Some 99 L.A. residents were killed in traffic accidents in 2012 alone, and this startling…

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May 5, 2014

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Speeding Fire Trucks Collide, Injuring 15 in Monterey Park Crash

Two firetrucks responding to an emergency call recently collided in Monterey Park, resulting in one truck careening into a nearby restaurant and injuring at least 15 people. A pedestrian on the sidewalk outside the restaurant was critically injured when the 40,000-pound fire engine drove him through the restaurant’s window.   Eight restaurant customers were also injured,…

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May 2, 2014

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National Campaign Highlighted Dangers of Distracted Driving

Early in April 2014, the U.S. Transportation Secretary, Anthony Foxx, announced the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)’s first national advertising campaign intended to curb distracted driving accidents in Los Angeles and throughout the country. Each year, distracted drivers create unspeakable tragedies, leading to the injury and deaths of countless victims. In fact, in 2012 alone,…

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