• What Should You Do After Being Bitten by a Dog?

      Around 40% of people who live in California own a dog. While owning a pet is a privilege it is also a responsibility, especially for pet owners who have rescued a dog who may have behavioral issues. ...

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    • Can You Sue Someone for a Dog Bite?

      According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AMA), more than 4.5 million people are victims to dog bites each year. Of these, 6,000 are hospitalized for their injuries. California has ...

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    • Have You Been Injured in a Cat Attack?

      When many people think of animal attacks, their first thought is usually of an unleashed dog or a larger animal becoming violent. But what about cats? Cat bites and attacks can be just as serious as ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • What Steps Should You Take After a Bicycle Accident?

      What Should You Do After a Bike Accident? It is important to be safe when riding a bicycle as a collision with a car could prove catastrophic . However, even the safest, most defensive cyclists can ...

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    • Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Whiplash

      Whiplash is one of the most common injuries after a traffic collision. However, it should still be treated with the same severity as any other accident-related injury. If ignored, a whiplash could ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • Common Boating Accidents and Personal Liability Claims

      The Sacramento River is the principal river in Northern California as well as the largest river in California. It should come as no surprise then, that boating accidents , injuries, and even ...

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    • Can I Seek Compensation for a Brain Injury?

      Brain injuries are among the most serious, life-altering conditions a person can sustain. Most are caused by accidents in which a person’s head is forcibly struck against a surface. An injury of this ...

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    • Brain Injuries Resulting in Memory Loss

      When it comes to traumatic brain injuries (TBI) , one of the most common symptoms is memory loss. TBI can damage parts of the brain which handle learning and remembering, affecting short-term and ...

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    • Why Should All Brain Injuries Be Taken Seriously?

      After taking a blow to the head, being in a car accident , slipping and falling, or even suffering from a persistent high fever, a full medical examination is crucial. Even if you are feeling fine and ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • Will a Ride-Sharing App Company Compensate You for Car Accident Damages?

      Riding-sharing companies like Uber and Lyft have transformed how individuals get around, making it much more convenient. Most of the time, ride-sharing app drivers get their passengers safely to their ...

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    • Can You Get Compensation for Whiplash?

      Whiplash is the term for a soft tissue injury to the neck, which often happens in car accidents . Whiplash injuries can be painful and difficult to heal over time, which is why you should take legal ...

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    • What Not to Do After a Motorcycle Accident

      The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ( NHTSA ) reports that motorcycles have a fatality rate of 72 per 100,000. Motorcyclists can suffer catastrophic injuries from these accidents, ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • Personal Injury Versus Catastrophic Injury: What Is the Difference?

      While both catastrophic injury and personal injury cases affect an individual on a physical, emotional, mental, and psychological level, there are major differences between them. The type of ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • How to Get the Compensation You Deserve After a Construction Accident

      Construction sites are fraught with risk and danger due to the amount of heavy machinery, toxic substances, and dangerous tools involved not to mention the risk of potential injuries due to falls, ...

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    • How to Stay Safe on Blackout Wednesday

      Thanksgiving is a holiday centered around food and family time. As many Americans typically have the day before Thanksgiving off, the Wednesday before the holiday has quickly become everyone’s ...

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    • Will I Get Punitive Damages in a Drunk Driving Accident?

      Sustaining an injury in a car accident caused by a distracted or negligent driver is devastating. It can be even more devastating to find out that the driver who caused your accident was under the ...

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    • 4 Dangers of Night-Time Driving

      Now that fall is here and Daylight Saving Time is coming to an end, most of us will be spending a lot of time driving in the evening. However, there are unique dangers on the road when the sun goes ...

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    • What Are the Most Common Elevator Accidents?

      Elevators are one of the most common methods of transportation today. Used by millions of people everyday in malls, shopping centers, doctor’s offices, and businesses, elevators can be seen almost ...

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    • Eliot Reiner Named to the 2020 Northern California Super Lawyers List

      We are pleased to announce that Eliot Reiner , our firm’s president, was recently selected for inclusion in the Northern California Super Lawyers list of 2020. Eliot has been recognized by Super ...

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    • Eliot Reiner Part of ‘Best of Sac’ by Sacramento Magazine

      Eliot Reiner Named “Best of Sac” Attorney Eliot Reiner is mentioned on Sacramento Magazine’s “Best of Sac” feature as one of the best attorneys in the city. He has also been included in the ...

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    • Attorney Eliot Reiner Once Again Earns Lead Counsel Rating in Injury Law

      People who know Attorney Eliot Reiner – President of Eliot Reiner, APLC in Sacramento – know that he believes in the power of personalized representation for personal injury plaintiffs. For more than ...

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    • Changes to California’s Traffic Laws in 2021

      With the New year comes new traffic rules for California drivers. California recently put new traffic laws into effect on January 1, 2021 by California Highway Patrol related to cell phone usage, ...

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    • Could COVID-19 Ruin the Insurance Industry? What the Experts Are Saying

      Recently, insurance industry analysts and professionals have indicated that COVID-19 has the potential to bankrupt the industry—depending on how judges and the US legal system at large handle ...

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    • Eliot Reiner, Esq. Recognized as ‘Personal Injury Top Lawyer’ for Two Consecutive Years

      Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List of 2019 is out, and we’re pleased to announce that our very own Eliot Reiner, Esq. has made the list! This is Attorney Reiner’s second year being nominated and ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • Could COVID-19 Ruin the Insurance Industry? What the Experts Are Saying

      Recently, insurance industry analysts and professionals have indicated that COVID-19 has the potential to bankrupt the industry—depending on how judges and the US legal system at large handle ...

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    • Why You Should Hire a Lawyer Before Talking to the Insurance Company

      Whether you were involved in a car accident or injured in a slip-and-fall accident in your local grocery store, one or more insurance companies are going to get involved. Unfortunately, ...

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    • What Not to Do After a Motorcycle Accident

      The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ( NHTSA ) reports that motorcycles have a fatality rate of 72 per 100,000. Motorcyclists can suffer catastrophic injuries from these accidents, ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • May Marks Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

      The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has declared May Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month to raise awareness about the risks of driving a motorcycle. Motorcyclists face extreme ...

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    • How Is Pain and Suffering Calculated?

      California is one state that provides damages for pain and suffering in a personal injury lawsuit. However, there are certain restrictions, damage caps, and other considerations to understand ...

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    • What Are the Most Common Summer Personal Injuries?

      Summer is here, which means more time for outdoor activities as well as injuries. While personal injuries can happen at any time of the year, summer sees an increase in certain injuries as people ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • What Are the Most Common Types of Personal Injury Cases?

      Accidents are one of the leading causes of injuries and death across the United States. In fact, over 400,000 personal injury claims are filed across the nation each year. Today, we review the most ...

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    • What Are the Most Common Elevator Accidents?

      Elevators are one of the most common methods of transportation today. Used by millions of people everyday in malls, shopping centers, doctor’s offices, and businesses, elevators can be seen almost ...

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    • Premises Liability: Keep Your Trick-or-Treaters Safe

      Halloween is meant to be a day filled with safe mischief and candy. However, there’s potential for some real scares if you and your trick-or-treaters aren’t careful. Trick-or-treating is a very fun ...

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    • Swimming Pool Accidents: How to Stay Safe at a Labor Day BBQ

      Many people view Labor Day as the last of the major summer holidays. Perhaps you’ve got holiday plans that include a BBQ by the pool. While this is usually a joyous and fun occasion, it’s important to ...

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    • How to Prove a Defective Product Liability Claim

      It is your right as a consumer to buy safe products. You should be able to trust the manufacturers and companies that make these products to ensure your safety. Unfortunately, this is not always the ...

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    • What to Do If Your Child Is Injured by a Gift This Season

      As society advances in areas such as technology and manufacturing, so do the toys we buy for our children. Nowadays, many objects come with pieces that are either small enough for a child to fit in ...

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    • What Is the California Statute of Limitations on Product Liability Claims?

      Product liability lawsuits rely on the injured party’s ability to prove that their injury was caused by a product malfunction or that the product was defective to begin with. So what is the statute of ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • How Is Liability Determined for a Rear-End Collison?

      According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), rear-end collisions make up almost 30% of all car accidents in the United States. While you may assume that the rear driver is ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • Preserving Evidence in a Personal Injury Case

      As in any lawsuit, the evidence is essential, and personal injury claims are no different. If you were injured in a car accident , a slip and fall accident , a truck accident, a bicycle accident, or ...

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    • Can You File a Personal Injury Lawsuit Past the Statute of Limitations?

      A statute of limitations is the deadline you have to file a personal injury lawsuit . Most lawsuits must be filed within this amount of time in order to be pursued. In general, if you do not do so, ...

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    • Who Is Liable for Damages and Injuries in a Teenage Auto Accident?

      Teenagers often get a bad reputation for not being good drivers on the road. Whether that is due to their affinity for texting and driving or their so-called reckless attitude (some more than others) ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • How Can Truck Accidents Be Avoided?

      Commercial trucks can be seen on every major highway as well as in neighborhoods and small towns. They are an important part of the economy, so chances are if you are driving, you will encounter a ...

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    • How Are Truck Accident Cases Different from Car Accident Cases?

      All accidents are traumatic, especially those that involve injuries. However, truck accidents tend to be far more catastrophic, often resulting in injuries from which a survivor cannot fully recover. ...

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    • Can You Get Compensation for Whiplash?

      Whiplash is the term for a soft tissue injury to the neck, which often happens in car accidents . Whiplash injuries can be painful and difficult to heal over time, which is why you should take legal ...

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    • Should You Speak to an Insurance Company After Being Injured?

      If you were injured in a car crash or bike accident , you might be wondering what to do if the liable party’s insurance company calls you. While the insurance agent on the other end of the phone might ...

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    • Who Can File a Wrongful Death Case in California?

      If your loved one was killed because of someone else’s negligence, you deserve to be compensated for this inaction or action. In the state of California, a wrongful death claim can be filed if your ...

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