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Driveway Accidents

Driveway Accidents

I’m Ed Smith, an Auto Accident Attorney in Sacramento. While many people focus on the attention-grabbing headlines of high-speed accidents, even low-speed collisions can have significant consequences. Furthermore, accidents in driveways can be particularly dangerous for many different reasons. Recently, a review article was published which details how dangerous driveway accidents can be.

For many parents, childhood injuries may be viewed as a rite of passage. Children fall down and skin their knee. They may have the occasional cut. Some of them may even require a stitch or two. Some vital statistics for parents to know include:

Vallejo Auto Accident Statistics
Vallejo Auto Accident Statistics

I’m Ed Smith, a Vallejo auto accident lawyer. As the largest city in Solano County and the gateway for Napa and the Sacramento Valley to the San Francisco Bay Area, Vallejo is a city with a significant amount of vehicle traffic. As with any area with heavy traffic, Vallejo also is the site of numerous injury-related auto accidents every year.

However, knowing how, where, and why these accidents occur can help area drivers to better understand how to avoid being involved in an accident and sustaining serious injuries as a result. The following blog contains useful information recently published by UC Berkeley researchers regarding Vallejo car accidents during the previous ten years (2008-2017).

Vallejo Injury Accident Causes Power Outages

Vallejo Injury Accident Causes Power Outages

I’m Ed Smith, a Vallejo auto accident lawyer. More than 1,200 Pacific Gas and Electric customers were left without power after a car accident involving a power pole, sending  the driver to a hospital on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.

Accident Information

Rear-End Collision on Connector Route in Sacramento

Rear-End Collision on Connector Route in Sacramento

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento auto accident attorney. An accident on March 25 between two vehicles in South Sacramento occurred at the connector between Highway 50 and State Route 99 North, causing injury.

What Happened?

Vallejo Skateboarder Suing Police Over Collision Injuries

Vallejo Skateboarder Suing Police Over Collision Injuries

I’m Ed Smith, a Vallejo auto accident lawyer. One Vallejo skateboarder’s collision with a police car that took place during an annual San Francisco downhill skating event on July 11, 2017, has spawned a lawsuit. The recently filed suit claims that the crash was due to the “malicious and reckless” actions of an officer of the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD).

What Happened?

Woman Killed in Vallejo Hit-and-Run

Woman Killed in Vallejo Hit-and-Run

I’m Ed Smith, a Vallejo auto accident lawyer. A hit-and-run collision that occurred during the afternoon of Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in Vallejo left an 18-year-old pedestrian with fatal injuries. The woman was identified by the Solano County Coroner’s Office as Ayres Buffin, a Vallejo local.

My deep sympathies are with Buffin’s loved ones during this difficult time.

Vallejo Fatality Crash

Vallejo Fatality Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Vallejo auto accident lawyer. A group of friends were driving together in Vallejo during the early morning hours of March 1, 2018. The group was involved in a serious auto accident which, unfortunately, caused fatal injuries to two people.

My sincere thoughts and sympathy are with the loved ones of the two parties that lost their lives in this devastating accident.

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