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California Hands Free Law

By Blythe Donham |

Silverthorne Attorneys, a car crash attorney in Orange County, who represents a lot of victims of accidents that occurred because someone was on their cellular device, have written about the hands free law before. We also have written about distractions while driving, but with the new version of the hands-free law that took affect… Read More »

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Police Officer Seriously Injured

By Blythe Donham |

A City of Orange Police Officer was injured when he was struck by a woman driving a Hyundai Sedan as he was investigating another case. as a Mission Viejo car accident attorney, we see cases like this one all the time. The officer, who has yet to be identified, responded to a vehicle blocking… Read More »

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Three Killed – One in Critical Condition in Crash Overnight

By Blythe Donham |

As a Mission Viejo car accident attorney, we see all kinds of cases. All of the outcomes vary from case to case. An accident in Arcadia in the early hours of the morning left three people dead and one in critical condition. The accident occurred just after 2am this morning on Live Oak Avenue and Las… Read More »

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Man Crushed in San Juan Capistrano Landfill

By Blythe Donham |

A young man in his 30’s was killed when he was trying to remove items from his truck into a landfill in San Juan Capistrano on Friday afternoon. According to authorities, the incident happened at around 3pm on the 32000 block of La Pata Avenue in San Juan. Orange County Fire Authority officials stated that they… Read More »

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5-Year-Old Boy Struck and Killed

By Blythe Donham |

A five-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car in a neighborhood in Chino on Sunday evening. According to reports given to the police, the child lived on the street where the collision happened. Our car accident lawyer extends his condolences to the loved ones of the young boy. Officials are still looking into… Read More »

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Accident on 101 Freeway | 1 Dead, 1 Injured

By Blythe Donham |

Driving in Southern California can be very stressful. I find that not many people know how to merge onto the freeways here. Being from the Bay Area, I do know that Bay Area drivers tend to drive a little more on the defensive side than here in Southern California. Which, truth be told, is… Read More »

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Five-Car Crash in North Hollywood Causes Major Freeway Delays

By Blythe Donham |

An early morning crash on southbound 170 Freeway in North Hollywood caused a major backup. Nearly five vehicles were reported to be involved in the accident near Magnolia Boulevard. Right before the Ventura Freeway interchange, according to the California Highway Patrol. There is no news on whether any of the drivers or passengers are… Read More »

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Skipping 2 Hours Sleep Doubles Risk of Car Accident

By Blythe Donham |

A recent study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety stating that drivers who are one or two hours shy of seven hours of sleep a night are more likely to double their risk for getting into a crash the next day. the study insists that driving while sleep-deprived can increase a drivers risk of crashing…. Read More »

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Personal Injury Attorney: How to Avoid Cyclists

By Ian Silverthorne |

A June 2014 accident in Laguna Beach involving a 55-year-old cyclist killed by a 20-year-old motorist. Accidents like this show how vulnerable cyclists can be on the road. the male driver was recently charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter and felony hit and run, but incidents like this are preventable. These tips from a Laguna Beach… Read More »

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Why Driving Drowsy is Distracted Driving

By Ian Silverthorne |

When you get out of bed in the morning, do you ever stumble around trying to wake yourself up? Does it take you a few minutes to really pull yourself together? You are probably like one of those bumper cars at an amusement park. Maybe you bump into your dresser or the wall. You… Read More »

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