Berkeley Pedestrian Accident Lawyer

I’m Ed Smith, a Berkeley personal injury attorney. Pedestrian accidents can be horrific, causing serious injury and death. Such an accident happened recently in Berkeley on Friday, February 17 at about 7:57 p.m. when a pedestrian was hit and killed on Interstate 80.

What Happened?

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Nursing Home Quality Standards

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento nursing home abuse lawyer. Many people would like to take care of their elderly loved ones when they reach old age. While many people work hard to provide care for their relatives, there are some people who simply aren’t able to take care of their family members. It could be because their loved one has a chronic medical condition such as dementia that requires professional attention or perhaps there are physical issues involved in caring for their loved one. Whatever the reason, many families trust a nursing home to provide the love and care that they deserve. It is important that families understand how to pick a nursing home to ensure they select a high-quality home.

Keeping Quality Ratings a Secret


Winters Putah Creek Bridge Replacement

Hello, my name is Ed Smith, and I’m a Winters Auto Accident Attorney. When people think about the beautiful city of Winters, CA, they likely think about the gorgeous weather, friendly people, and beautiful scenery. The city was founded back in 1875 and the city has developed an impressive track record over the years for being one of the most popular cities in the state to raise a family. The city works hard to improve on the infrastructure for their citizens and they recently announced that they’re beginning work on the Putah Creek bridge replacement project.

The Original Bridge is Over 100 Years Old


Fairfield Teen  Survives I-80 Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Fairfield car accident lawyer. A North Bay teenager is still in the process of recovery nearly a month after she was traumatically injured in a car crash on highway Interstate I-80 during a rainstorm. After spending weeks in the hospital, she was recently released to go home.

Accident Details


Sacramento Wrong-Way Fatal Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento car accident lawyer. A severe automobile collision took place along Interstate 5 in Sacramento during the morning hours of Saturday, February 18, 2017. Sadly, the collision caused two occupants in one vehicle to suffer fatal injuries and another driver to suffer traumatic injuries.

What Happened?


South Lake Tahoe Multi-Vehicle Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a South Lake Tahoe personal injury lawyer. A series of auto accidents that sent multiple people to the hospital occurred in South Lake Tahoe on State Route 88 in the early afternoon hours of Tuesday, February 14, 2017.

What Happened?


3 Apps to Prevent Distracted Driving in Teens

Distracted driving is a threat that most people don’t think about, but which kills thousands of people each year. Studies by the Centers for Disease Control found that in 2013, 18% of crashes that resulted in traumatic injuries were caused (at least in part) by distracted driving, which encompasses driving while talking on the phone, texting, watching TV, or doing anything else that takes your eyes off the road or hands off the wheel. Furthermore, this issue is on the rise – according to the CDC, 424,000 people were injured in car accidents that involved a distracted driver in 2013, which is almost 10% more than in 2011.

Teens Admit to Texting and Driving

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