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Spotlighting Safety When It Gets Darker

By Hess & Nghiem on October 18, 2021

As the winter months arrive, the sun sets earlier and earlier, and come November when the time changes, the sun goes down before 5:00 pm, with twilight by 5:30. When…

Posted in: Personal Injury

What to Do If an Injury Sneaks up on You in a Haunted House

By Hess & Nghiem on October 11, 2021

Haunted houses pop up all over Orange County as Halloween approaches. While a haunted house adventure is fun and exciting, in some cases a night out can turn into a…

Posted in: Premise Liability

Who’s Responsible for Farmers Market Injuries in OC?

By Hess & Nghiem on October 4, 2021

In Orange County, we love our Farmers markets. These markets are extremely popular throughout the region. The vast choices in freshly harvested fruits, veggies, and specialty baked goods, along with…

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What to Do If You’ve Been Injured in an Orange County Food Truck Accident

By Hess & Nghiem on September 27, 2021

In Orange County, we love our food trucks, and taco trucks are an integral part of Southern California culture. The number of food trucks in Orange County continues to grow,…

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The Rights and Duties of Orange County Bicyclists

By Hess & Nghiem on September 20, 2021

Bicyclists are fully aware of the great risks they take whenever they head out on Orange County roads. Passenger vehicle and truck drivers are generally dismissive of bicyclists and can…

Posted in: Personal Injury

Spotting an Internal Injury After a Motorcycle Accident

By Hess & Nghiem on September 13, 2021

A motorcycle accident often leads to serious, catastrophic, or fatal injuries. The risk of sustaining internal injuries is extremely high, due to the force of impact with a vehicle, followed…

Can a Car Accident Cause Arthritis?

By Hess & Nghiem on September 6, 2021

A car accident is known to trigger the development of arthritis. The sudden, irregular body motions when two vehicles collide can lead to an increased deterioration of bone and cartilage…

Posted in: Car Accidents

Collecting and Evaluating Witness Statements

By Hess & Nghiem on August 30, 2021

Following an intersection accident, fall at a shopping mall, or near-drowning at a public pool, it is important to collect as much evidence as possible to help you file a…

Posted in: Personal Injury

How Accident Reconstructionists Help Personal Injury Victims

By Hess & Nghiem on August 23, 2021

In order to recover compensation in a personal injury claim, victims need significant and relevant evidence to show that the at-fault party caused their injuries, whether that is another driver…

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Recovering Compensation for Bites at Dog Beaches

By Hess & Nghiem on August 16, 2021

Dog beaches are popular throughout Orange County for allowing pet owners to relax and show their dogs the joy of playing at the beach. However, dog owners should still be…

Posted in: Dog Bites