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April

Blog Posts in April, 2015

  • In January 2012, an apprentice electrician (plaintiff) was doing electrical work at an office in Mountain View, California with his immediate supervisor, a journeyman electrician (defendant). The defendant offered to take the plaintiff out for lunch, and they got into the defendant’s car and headed out for a meal. The defendant had a history of substance abuse problems, and though those ...
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  • An 11 year old Fresno elementary school student and cheerleader was walking down a public alleyway near her home, looking for her puppy that had gotten loose. The alley was was between several homes in this young girl’s neighborhood. One of these homes had a fence that had large holes. Suddenly, and without warning, a large pit bull came charging out of one of the fence holes. The pit bull ...
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  • Man Hit By Reckless Driver Gets Over $100,000

    || 14-Apr-2015

    Our client had recent neck surgery. He was recovering but had problems. He was hit by a speeding driver and faulted by police. However, his insurance company refused to pay for over a year. Our client ended up having neck surgery again. Although the doctors could not prove (or did not want to say) that the car accident reinjured our client, it was clear from our client's pre- and post-accident ...
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  • When we think about driver's license suspensions, many of us will think of unsafe motorists who lose their driving privileges as a form of punishment. Although using license suspension as a penalty is a common practice for criminal acts, it is also rampant among drivers who fail to pay traffic fines for nonviolent offenses and infractions. A recently proposed bill - Senate Bill 405 - may ...
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  • A 71 year old retired home builder was driving his 2010 Ford F250 Pick Up in Merced California when he entered an intersection a vehicle in the opposite direction suddenly decided to make a left turn in front of him. He applied his brakes and slowed enough to allow the vehicle to complete the left turn. Unfortunately, a gentleman in a 1999 Dodge Durango behind him applied his brakes also but was ...
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  • Bakersfield Woman Obtains $63,000 Settlement

    || 6-Apr-2015

    A young woman, who was hit by an inattentive driver, did not have health insurance to cover her medical treatment and did not know where to turn so she called the Dunnion Law Firm. The Firm was able to obtain the necessary medical treatment for this woman to help her on the road to recovery. Unfortunately, the responsible party's carrier took a hard stance claiming the injuries were not ...
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  • An Alameda man hit by an inattentive motorist suffered a re-tear of his patella tendon, which required surgery. He knew he could not go it alone and wasted no time and called the Dunnion Law Firm. The defendant's insurance company took an aggressive position arguing the injury was preexisting and offered a small settlement. The Dunnion Law Firm filed suit and aggressively pursued a prompt and ...
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  • Denied Claim results in Six Figure Settlement!

    || 3-Apr-2015

    Our client, who was uninsured and who had been drinking, was cruising down a country road with his buddies on his new motorcycle. The other party was driving the other way. Our client claimed she crossed the double yellow line hitting his left leg causing serious foot injuries. The driver of the vehicle and her passengers all claimed our client crossed the double yellow and hit the car. The police ...
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  • Oklahoma: A California big rig operator was peacefully sleeping in his cab at a marked rest area when another semi driver feel asleep at the wheel on the nearby freeway, causing a collision between the two rigs. The semi driver who was not at fault asked his employer to provide workers’ compensation coverage so he could obtain treatment as he had no health insurance only to be told the ...
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  • California Lawmakers Support Statewide Hit-and-Run Alert System

    || 1-Apr-2015

    Hit and run accidents can be a frightening experience for victims and their families, especially when it comes to pursuing financial compensation for their damages. Although the civil justice system does provide options for recovering losses in these situations, it's not always easy or possible. This is why California lawmakers have been working hard to support the adoption of a statewide ...
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