Category : Motor Vehicle Accident

More Electric Scooter Rentals Mean More Injuries And Fatalities

July 13th, 2021 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Andrew Hardy zoomed around downtown Los Angeles on a rented stand-up electric scooter. While crossing a street, a car traveling 50 mph struck him on the e-scooter, sending him flying 15 feet in the air before crashing down to the...

Road Rage is an Increasing Reason for Car Accidents

January 16th, 2019 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Rush hour traffic has been an anomaly. Why call a time in which most people are standing still in traffic at rush hour? Instead, it feels more like a cement hour or a parking hour. But, for whatever reason, rush...

What Happens If You Get Into A Motorcycle Accident But Have No Motorcycle Insurance?

December 20th, 2018 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Our Los Angeles motorcycle accident attorney hears this particular question in pretty much every phone call with an injured motorcyclist calling the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg. “I have been injured and have liability insurance on my car, but...

New Bird Rides Scooters Causing Mayhem

February 8th, 2018 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Remember that scooter you had so much fun on as a kid? If you haven’t experienced the joy of zooming along on two wheels for yourself, maybe your own kids are inseparable from their Razors, Micros, and Mini scooters, and...

Dangers of Lane Splitting (And How They Can Cause Motor Vehicle Accidents)

January 20th, 2018 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Did you know that roughly one in six motorcycle accidents in California involves a motorcyclist who is lane-splitting? Even our Los Angeles motor vehicle accident attorney Howard Craig Kornberg can’t argue that riding a motorcycle around Los Angeles can be...

How to File a Defective Motor Vehicle Lawsuit Against a Car Maker? (As in Paul Walker’s Case With Porsche)

November 9th, 2017 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Defective motor vehicles can be deadly, but is there even the slightest chance you could sue a giant car maker such as BMW? It may be an airbag that fails to deploy in a crash, brakes that won’t listen, or...

Pain and Suffering Determination

August 25th, 2017 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Many have heard the term pain and suffering related to legal cases like a car accident or serious injury, but do you really know how it’s calculated and what it means for your case? Most victims are aware that they...

How Much Marijuana Is Too Much?

August 12th, 2017 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
As recreational marijuana becomes legal in many states including California the dangers are coming into the spotlight. The biggest concern amongst residents and authorities is the dangers of driving while high on marijuana. Driving while under the influence of alcohol...

2 Firefighters, 2 others injured in Pacoima high-speed collision

July 13th, 2017 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
A dramatic crash in Pacoima left two Los Angeles firemen in the hospital in fair condition along with two others. The motor vehicle collision happened one morning last month as the first responders were traveling with a patient in an...

Marijuana Use While Driving A Growing Threat?

June 27th, 2017 by Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
Now that recreational marijuana use is legal in California, drivers may face heightened risks on the road. "Drugged driving" has become a key issue for law enforcement statewide. After alcohol, marijuana is the most common substance involved in intoxicated driving,...