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What are your legal rights when it comes to auto accidents? Our Bay Area accident attorneys have collected info that may help.

27 03, 2020

Staying Home When You’d Rather Ride 

By |2020-03-30T13:56:31+00:00March 27th, 2020|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|

Our COVID-19 shelter-in-place experiences range far and wide, but some things are consistent. We can all clearly see the decreased traffic on the roads, the usual city bustle has slowed to a crawl, and the springtime Bay Area weather looks welcoming as ever.  For those of us who've built our lifestyles around the amazing outdoor

24 03, 2020

COVID-19 and Distracted Driving

By |2020-03-24T19:17:22+00:00March 24th, 2020|Auto Accidents, Driving Safety|

Heinrich Law previously addressed the issue of distracted driving in a March 6, 2020 blog. This is an issue that the California Legislature has seen fit to address more aggressively through the implementation of AB 47, which will take effect in July of 2021. As communities across the Bay Area grapple with the unprecedented COVID-19

6 03, 2020

What You Need to Know About California’s New Distracted Driving Law

By |2020-03-24T19:11:06+00:00March 6th, 2020|Auto Accidents|

Distracted driving is still on the rise. Over the years, numerous states have enacted laws to curb the use of cell phones while driving. Yet, drivers simply cannot keep their eyes on the road. To make matters worse, car manufacturers now build distracting displays and infotainment systems into the vehicles themselves. According to the National

28 02, 2020

Are Uber and Lyft Causing More Traffic Accidents?

By |2020-02-13T15:03:40+00:00February 28th, 2020|Auto Accidents|

You have probably heard traffic officials in neighboring San Francisco complain that ridesharing companies are increasing traffic jams, but could that be true here in Oakland? A new study is shedding light on the rideshare traffic problem, and the consequences of so many vehicles on the road. Did you know that U.S. traffic fatalities were