Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Vehicle on 5 Freeway and Las Pulgas Road [Oceanside, CA]

Common Pedestrian Injuries and How to Prevent Them

Pedestrian injuries can be very traumatic, cause major injuries, and result in death. This is because most accidents are when vehicles hit pedestrians while traveling at high rate of speed, leaving the victim with no physical protection.   In 2015, 5,376 pedestrians were killed in accidents in the U.S. while almost 129,000 pedestrians suffered non-fatal […]

What to do if you Sustain an Amusement Park Injury

What To Do If You Sustain An Amusement Park Injury

Roller coasters, carousels, mechanical rides, and water rides give many of the 335 million people who visit theme parks yearly a thrill-seeking experience. However, whipping from side to side, screaming at the top of your lungs, and your body being shaken up and down can lead to a serious amusement park injury.   While amusement […]

High Insurance Rates After An Accident

High Insurance Rates After an Accident

For years, you have maintained a clean driving record by avoiding distractions and following the rules of the road. Depending on your age and your driving record, you may even be getting a safe-driver discount. Most likely, you are paying less for insurance than a driver who has tickets or has been involved in multiple […]

Bad Faith Lawsuit or Claim

Bad Faith Lawsuit or Claim | Sweet Law Group

Insurance companies owe a duty of ‘good faith’ to its claimants. However, poor investigation, delays in claims management, refusing to make reasonable settlement offers, and misrepresentations of the insurance policy are examples of bad faith. When situations like these arise, a person is well within their right to file a bad faith lawsuit.   Once […]

Mother and Child Hospitalized in Two-Vehicle Crash near Brubaker Park [Hemet, CA]

I Suffered An Injury At School, Now What?

When your children go off to school, you expect them to enjoy their day with friends and learn new things. School should be a happy and healthy environment for growth and learning. However, one of the worst phone calls you can receive is finding out your child suffered an injury at school.   Did you […]

2 Female Teens Seriously Injured in Car Collision on Rancho Bernardo Road and Cresta Drive [Rancho Bernardo, CA]

Heavy Rain and Floods in California – What to Watch Out For

Despite its reputation for clear skies and beautiful weather year round, the West Coast can fall victim to heavy rain and floods in California. Because rainfall is more rare in this area, unexpected heavy rain can lead to major floods and mudslides. These situations create dangerous conditions for residents and anyone on the road.   […]

One Dead, One Injured in Falling Tree Crash on Highway 17 near Summit Road [Los Gatos, CA]

What To Do If A Tree Falls On Your Vehicle

Mother nature is unpredictable – flash floods, fires, and earthquakes are just a few obstacles people living in California face every day. The Santa Ana winds are a common issues as well. These winds often blow hazardous debris in roadways which obstruct traffic.   Another common consequence of high winds is the very dangerous possibility […]

Eggshell Plaintiff

Eggshell Plaintiff | Pre-Existing Medical Conditions in a Personal Injury Lawsuit

What is an Eggshell Plaintiff?   A victim who suffers pre-existing medical conditions and then sustains additional injuries in an accident affecting their prior injury is considered an eggshell plaintiff. The eggshell theory applies when the negligent party causes injury to another, causing the injured party significantly more injuries, due to their current medical state. […]