Man In A Wheelchair Struck By A Vehicle | Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg
If you need a Santa Ana pedestrian accident attorney, we are here to help. At the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg, we are ready to step in on your case.
Logo 310-997-0904
10880 Wilshire Blvd. #1840 Los Angeles, CA 90024
Friday, July 12, 2019
When you are in and around the roadways of the city, you should not have to worry about the actions of a negligent driver causing you harm. However, if you need a Santa Ana pedestrian accident attorney, we are here to help. At the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg, we are ready to step […]
share us with
Saturday, June 8, 2019
It is about that time of year where the weather is consistently gorgeous, and people are choosing to walk instead of drive. California summers are hard to beat anywhere else. People are feeling the need to be more active and start enjoying the night air with a walk. Unfortunately, walking is not as safe as […]
share us with
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Anyone who lives in and around the LA metropolitan area understands that pedestrians face enormous risk on the roadways, and not usually due to their own behaviour. Negligent drivers are a plague for those who walk and jog in and around the roadway. We are learning that an 81-year-old man was recently killed in a […]
share us with
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Police say that a man in a wheelchair suffered injuries that led to his death while he was attempting to cross a street in Long Beach last week. The man, Kyle McNeley, age 29 of Lakewood, was struck down by a hit-and-run DUI driver. Officers responded to the scene on Thursday to find the man […]
share us with
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
California has a high rate of pedestrian accidents. In fact, the California Department of Motor Vehicles states that 22 percent of all traffic incidents involve pedestrian fatalities. Some safety experts have suggested that the confusion about pedestrians’ rights versus the rights of motorists may be to blame for a large number of pedestrian injuries and […]
share us with
Saturday, May 4, 2019
At the end of the day, all of us want to get home safe. Whether we are driving, taking public transit, or walking, we want to arrive safely to our destination. If you were to take a quiz on which of those three modes of transportation was the most dangerous you may be inclined to […]
share us with
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
When you think of dangerous sports and activities, walking probably does not come to mind, but safety reports show that walking is in fact a dangerous activity in Los Angeles, throughout California, and across the country. In 2017, there were close to 6,000 pedestrians killed in traffic accidents in the United STates and this number […]
share us with
Friday, April 12, 2019
California is a big state that is known for its amazing Hollywood celebrities, Los Angeles nightlife, Disneyland fantasies, and Pacific Coast wonders. Among all these wonderful features is a deadly secret. California is home to the highest pedestrian fatality counts in the nation. Within a 10 year span, over 7,127 people died while walking. This […]
share us with
Thursday, April 4, 2019
A new report out from the Governors Highway Safety Association should strike alarm in the hearts of those who make their way by foot around Los Angeles and elsewhere across the country: pedestrian deaths are on the rise. The GHSA says that the number of people who die while walking on our nation’s streets and […]
share us with
Thursday, March 28, 2019
Uber and Lyft often tout the benefits of using rideshare companies such as the safety that their services bring to the roads, especially because they keep more drunk people out of the driver’s seat. Los Angeles pedestrian accident attorneys have wondered if safety has actually increased since they began operations because there seems to be […]
share us with
Friday, March 22, 2019
Los Angeles and surrounding areas have seen an unfair share of pedestrian accident injuries and fatalities resulting from hit and run accidents recently, and a newly released pedestrian accident study ranked California at 16th for states with the highest pedestrian fatalities. The hit and run trend is troubling and details of some of the accidents […]
share us with
Friday, March 8, 2019
A pedestrian lost their life in a tragic accident a few weeks ago in Westlake. This incident likely never would have happened if Rosario Valdezinda had not been text messaging on her cell phone at the time of the crash. Police say that 65-year-old Yong Do Kim was struck and killed while he was crossing […]
share us with
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
California has earned yet another first—and this time it’s not one to be proud of. According to a 2017 report by the Governors Highway Safety Association, 352 people were struck and killed while walking on California’s streets and roads—a figure representing the biggest number of pedestrian deaths in the entire country. The report, which analyzed […]
share us with
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Walking is supposed to be healthy for you. There are so many perks to walking like improving your heart and lungs. It reduces your risk of heart failure, heart disease, and stroke. Walking improves your overall mood due to improvement in your movement and reduces body fat. If you walk 30 min a day then […]
share us with
Thursday, February 14, 2019
It is not as if sidewalks are anything new or different over the decades that they have been in use. It is not as if drivers are unfamiliar with what sidewalks are or how they function. So why are pedestrians getting hit more now than ever? This is a peculiar question without any defined answer. […]
share us with
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Some injuries after a pedestrian accident can take a while to manifest themselves. This can significantly complicate the process of recovering damages and can jeopardize your personal injury claim. If your injury was not immediately apparent after you were hit by a car while crossing the street in a marked crosswalk, you might need a […]
share us with
Friday, January 11, 2019
If you live in Riverside, Los Angeles, or elsewhere in California, you have probably witnessed a pedestrian accident or two in your lifetime, or worse, have become a victim of one. Many pedestrian accidents occur because the pedestrian is jaywalking (illegally crossing the street), but the vast majority of motor vehicle crashes involving a pedestrian […]
share us with
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Fleeing the scene of a car accident is both illegal and immoral, especially if the hit and run accident involves injury or death to a pedestrian. After both a car and pedestrian accident in Los Angeles or elsewhere in California, a driver has quite a few duties, which, if violated, may lead to criminal prosecution. […]
share us with
Saturday, December 22, 2018
The map gives us a visual on something we have known for a while. There are far too many pedestrian accidents in Long Beach. The story says that there have been nearly 2,000 times when someone walking through Long Beach was hit by a car, motorcycle, bicycle, or other vehicle over the last five and […]
share us with
Saturday, December 8, 2018
If you have sustained a pedestrian knock-down injury while strolling down the streets of Los Angeles or elsewhere in California, you may be wondering, “Who can be sued for pedestrian accidents in California?” Contrary to the popular belief, pedestrians in the Golden State can sue multiple parties for their knock-down injury as long as these […]
share us with