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Injured in an Accident? The Insurance Company is Not on Your Side!

Most personal injury accident cases are resolved out of court. Typically, the at-fault party’s insurance company settles the case, which means that they pay the victim a certain amount of money in return for the victim releasing the at-fault party from any further liability. If you’ve been injured in an accident, the fact that the …

6 Steps to Take After a Slip and Fall Accident in a Grocery Store

Catastrophic injuries are likely the furthest thing from your mind on a routine trip to the grocery store. However, personal injury lawyers in California know that this happens more frequently than one would think. Slip and fall accidents account for more than one million hospital visits nationwide every year. That’s more than 12% of all …

Jason G. Eisenberg has been selected to the 2019 California Rising Stars list

Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and …

What Causes Spinal Cord Injuries?

According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, spinal cord injuries affect some 17,700 people each year in the United States. Spinal cord injuries, often referred to as “SCIs,” are extremely serious injuries that can leave victims with long-term complications, including permanent paralysis below the site of …

The Lifetime Cost of a Traumatic Brain Injury

Thanks to increasing awareness and advances in medical science, we’re finally beginning to understand the long-term implications of head injuries. We’re now taking these injuries more seriously than before and placing a tremendous emphasis on prevention. Unfortunately, prevention doesn’t help if you’ve already suffered a traumatic brain injury Those who have suffered a Traumatic Brain …

What are Catastrophic Injuries?

Catastrophic injuries are serious injuries that will have long-term effects on victims. While the exact definition depends on who you ask, these injuries usually result in functional impairment and typically involve an injury to the brain or spine. Functional impairments can include paralysis, cognitive problems, and/or loss of sensory perception. Some examples of injuries that …

California Construction Site Accidents Can Cause Extremely Serious Injuries

Construction sites are among the most dangerous places that most of us will ever visit, and it’s easy to see why. Between the noise, power tools, exposed wiring, scaffolding, and heavy machinery, there is a risk of serious injury at virtually every turn. Here are some of the most serious injuries that people can sustain …