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Staying Safe During Winter Weather

Staying Safe During Winter Weather

I’m Ed Smith, an Arden-Arcade Injury Lawyer. Most of us are well aware that the winter season is one of the most hazardous times to get behind the wheel. Since winter is a time of excessive snow, ice, hail, rain, and blizzards, the risk of a weather-related accident during the winter can be higher than any other season.

Facts from the Federal Highway Administration


Pot And Pills Can Get You a DUI

I’m Ed Smith, a Car Accident Lawyer in Sacramento. January first in the new year will bring several notable changes to California. One high profile topic is the legalization of recreational cannabis (marijuana). Driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol is a crime-please be sure to familiarize yourself with the new changes to ensure your safety and the safety of other motorists.

Driving Under the Influence


A Million Miles Accident Free

I’m Ed Smith, a Car Accident Lawyer in Citrus Heights. A Citrus Heights postal driver has been inducted into the Million Mile Club with the National Safety Council. The driver, Keith Harris, has been serving his community for over thirty years and logged over one million miles without leaving the city limits or being involved in an auto acccident.

Neither Snow Nor Rain Nor Heat Nor Gloom of Night


What Should I Do After Witnessing a Car Accident

I’m Ed Smith, an Arden-Arcade Injury Lawyer. We are all used to seeing auto accidents portrayed in movies, tv shows, and video games. However, most people have likely never taken the time to consider what they would do after witnessing an accident in real life. If you are a witness to an accident, you have a responsibility to pull off to the side of the road and make a call to the police or 911. As a good Samaritan,  you also have the duty to help out the victims but not at the expense of getting killed yourself.

Steps to Take After Witnessing an Accident:


Hit and Run Then Run Some More

I’m Ed Smith, a Rio Linda Auto Accident Attorney. A bizarre course of events unfolded at the intersection of 8th and M Streets in Rio Linda after a hit and run accident. No injuries were reported, but the California Highway Patrol (CHP) had to be called to the scene after the driver fled, was apprehended, but then fled again.

What Happened?


Antioch Woman Flips SUV Over on Highway

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch Car Accident Lawyer. A mother was driving with her kids near Pittsburg when their SUV lost control and flipped itself over on Wednesday, December 7, 2017. A more in-depth report can be seen below.

Losing Control of the Car

Davis Community Events

Davis Community Events

I’m Ed Smith, a Davis auto accident attorney. Though not a major city like nearby Sacramento, Davis is an exciting city with a fun, diverse atmosphere and plenty of things to do on any day of the week. Some great upcoming Davis community events are listed in this article.

Thursday Live! Holiday Show


Upcoming DUI Checkpoint in Pittsburg

I’m Ed Smith, a Pittsburg Car Accident Attorney. The traffic unit of Pittsburg’s Police Department is currently organizing a DUI checkpoint. It will occur on Friday, December 8, 2017. It will take place between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 1:30 a.m. This checkpoint will be at the northbound region of Railroad Avenue, just south of E. Leland Road. For more information, continue reading below.

Efforts to Decrease the Number of Drug-Related Auto Accidents


Three Critically Injured in Brentwood Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Brentwood Car Accident Lawyer. On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, four cars collided into one another and as a result, three people were critically injured in the process. For a full report, continue below.

What Happened?


Head-On Accident Injures Four People in Antioch

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch Car Accident Lawyer. On the late evening of Tuesday, November 21, 2017, there was a two-car collision in the streets of Antioch that left four people hospitalized. Read more below for the full report.

Accident on E. 18th Street 

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