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Blog Posts in March, 2011

Can A Car Accident Cause Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Insurance adjusters will tell you that carpal tunnel syndrome is a repetitive stress injury and that it cannot be caused by a car accident. Baloney. Car accidents can absolutely cause carpal tunnel ...
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Insurance Company Offered the Policy Limit on my Auto Accident Claim - Do I Need an Attorney?

If you suffer serious injuries in an auto accident which was the fault of another driver, that driver's insurance company may offer you the policy limit, even if you don't have an attorney ...
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High Incidence of Hit and Run Car Accidents in Santa Monica

Comparing Santa Monica to other California cities of similar size in 2009, Santa Monica had the second most hit and run accidents, according to the most recently available statistics from California's ...
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I was in a Car Accident. Will I get Reimbursed on a Rental Car?

If you're in a car accident, you're going to need a rental car. If your vehicle is repairable, you'll need a rental car while yours is in the shop. If your car is a total loss, you'll need a rental ...
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After an Accident, Should I Treat with my Health Insurance Doctor or the Attorney's Doctor?

If you were injured in an auto accident in Los Angeles, and you have health insurance, you may be wondering whether you should treat with a doctor through your health insurance, or instead treat with ...
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Need a Spanish Speaking Los Angeles Personal Injury Law Firm?

Have you or a family member been injured in an accident in Los Angeles and you need a Los Angeles personal injury law firm that speaks Spanish? At McGee, Lerer and Associates, we have Spanish speaking ...
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Should I go to the Emergency Room right after an Accident?

If you were injured in an accident, you should go directly from the scene to the emergency room, preferably by ambulance. Whether it was an auto accident, motorcycle accident, bicycle accident, slip ...
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A Car Accident Aggravated my Prior Back Pain. How will that Affect my new Case?

Most clients of our Los Angeles personal injury law firm come to us with a history of some prior injury or accident. The prior accident may have happened long ago and the client has long since ...
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Bitten by a Relative's Dog. Should I Sue?

Most often, dog bites are caused by a relative's dog, a neighbor's dog, or a friend's dog. You may be reluctant to sue your relative (neighbor, friend), even if you suffered serious injury in a dog ...
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Santa Monica - Dangerous for Motorcycle Drivers, Bicyclists and Pedestrians

Comparing Santa Monica to other California cities of similar size in 2009, Santa Monica had the most motorcycle accidents, the most bicycle accidents, and the most pedestrian accidents, according to ...
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Compensation The Insurance Company Won't Tell You You're Entitled To

If you've been injured in a car accident in California, you are entitled to compensation for property damage, medical bills, lost wages, and emotional pain and suffering. ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION THE ...
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Can I Find out the Defendant's Policy Limit?

You are concerned that the person at fault may not have enough insurance to cover your medical bills, so that you'll be left having to pay the bills out of your own pocket. Whether your injuries ...
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