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Can You Sue a Motorist Who Injured You If You Were Jaywalking?

By Hess & Nghiem on May 30, 2022

  Jaywalking is one of the most misunderstood illegal activities, and many people only know that you are not supposed to jaywalk. If you have been injured by someone driving…

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What to Look out for Following a Head Injury

By Hess & Nghiem on February 1, 2022

The unexpected loss of television star and comedian Bob Saget at such a young age shocked many fans who followed his career in entertainment. According to a statement released by…

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Avoiding a Pacific Coast Highway Bicycle Collision

By Hess & Nghiem on January 10, 2022

The Pacific Coast Highway is a favored route for cyclists but is also where serious or fatal bike accidents happen every year. Frustrated, speeding, drunk, or distracted drivers may fail…

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What You Can Do to Prevent a Tire Blowout

By Hess & Nghiem on December 1, 2021

A tire blowout can be more than a costly annoyance – it can cause a serious or fatal accident. Preventing a tire blowout is a vital aspect of keeping your…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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