Blog Posts in October, 2015

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  • Time changes can pose challenges for drivers
    Time changes can pose challenges for drivers

    A lot is going on this upcoming weekend. For one, it is Halloween weekend, with Halloween coming up on Saturday. Also, this upcoming weekend signals the end of daylight savings time for this year. At ...

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  • Safety regulators working to reduce fatigue among truck drivers
    Safety regulators working to reduce fatigue among truck drivers

    Study after study continues to confirm what has been intuitively known for most of human history: Adequate sleep is very important. Lack of sleep can have both immediate and long-term negative ...

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  • Driver 'has medical emergency,' dies in car accident
    Driver 'has medical emergency,' dies in car accident

    The next time you are driving, take a glance in your rear-view mirror. Chances are, you will not see a car rushing up behind you way too fast to stop in time. That is the opposite of what a Sacramento ...

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  • Looking at California's strict liability dog bite statute, P.2
    Looking at California's strict liability dog bite statute, P.2

    In our last post, we began speaking about California’s strict liability dog bite statute, particularly the elements a plaintiff must prove when pursuing a case under the law. As we pointed out, the ...

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  • Looking at California's strict liability dog bite statute, P.1
    Looking at California's strict liability dog bite statute, P.1

    When an individual is attacked by a dog, the first order of concern is always their safety and health. Once the medical consequences of the attack have begun to be addressed, most attack victims turn ...

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  • Families of victims outraged by GM's paltry criminal settlement
    Families of victims outraged by GM's paltry criminal settlement

    Our post earlier this week discussed a settlement between General Motors and the Department of Justice. The $900 million GM agreed to pay may seem like a lot of money, but it pales in comparison to ...

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