January 10, 2017

Ellis Law Corporation

Personal Injury

Recovering Damages in a California Personal Injury Lawsuit

Serious injury accidents have the ability to undermine your health, your quality of life, your emotional well-being and your financial stability. When another party’s negligence or careless indifference causes you to suffer physical harm and economic hardships, you have the right to file a civil claim for monetary damages. In California, a personal injury lawsuit…

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December 30, 2016

Ellis Law Corporation

News

Motorists Urged to Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over During Holidays

Every year at the holiday season, motorists driving while impaired by alcohol cause traffic accidents. Last year alone, 259 people died in drunk driving accidents over the Christmas and New Year period. These deaths are entirely preventable. To combat the number of accidents and deaths caused by drunk drivers, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National…

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December 14, 2016

Ellis Law Corporation

News

National Transportation Safety Board Issues 10 Most Wanted List, 2017-2018

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) just issued its Most Wanted List of Transportation Safety Improvements for the 2017-2018 period. The List, which applies to vehicles, trains, aircraft, and maritime craft across the country, pinpoints the safety improvements most necessary to save lives and reduce transportation-related accidents. The NTSB advocates strongly in all these…

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November 28, 2016

Ellis Law Corporation

News

Who is Liable for Los Angeles Auto Show Car Injuring Six?

An inexplicable and sudden accident involving an auto show test vehicle has sent a group of people, including innocent bystanders, to the hospital. The incident took place last Monday when a car being test driven at the Los Angeles Auto Show seemingly lost control before plowing onto a public street. The car hit a concrete planter….

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November 10, 2016

Ellis Law Corporation

News

Multi-Vehicle Accident Leaves Infant in Critical Condition

On Saturday, a three car collision in Elysian Park left five people injured, including a four-month old. According to initial police reports, the accident took place on November 5th around 6:39 p.m. The occurred near Dodger Stadium just south of the 5 Freeway. Emergency fire crews were dispatched and rescued a number of people trapped in…

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November 4, 2016

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News

Woodland Hills Street Racing Sends Drivers to Hospital

During what may have been an illegal street race in Woodland Hills, several cars got into a violent accident. The accident took place near the Hale Charter Academy. The vehicles involved were a neon-green McLaren, an Audi and, police believe, a black Charger which looks to have fled the scene. The drivers of the cars…

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October 24, 2016

Ellis Law Corporation

News

NHTSA Statistics Raise Concerns Over Rise in 2016 Traffic Deaths

According to data released earlier this month by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more and more people are losing their lives on roadways across the country, a figure which goes beyond drivers and their passengers to include increasing numbers of cyclists, pedestrians and others. The figures included in the report reveal a dramatic…

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October 19, 2016

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News

Four Dead, Four Injured in Pomona SUV Rollover

In mid-October, a sports utility vehicle (SUV) went off the 60 Freeway in Pomona, tipped, and rolled downhill off the freeway. Four passengers were killed and four were injured. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is investigating the crash as a hit-and-run. Elena Chavez, the of the Ford Explorer, told authorities she believed that a white…

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