Articles Tagged with Santa Barbara Car accident lawyer


Santa Barbara Putting $1.2 Million to Use in Sidewalk Renovations

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. Residents living in the area of Calle Puerto Vallarta and Milpas at Santa Barbara will be happy to hear that the city council of Santa Barbara approved a contract of over $1.2 million to build ramps and sidewalks along with adding landscaping and lights to the area located between Cabrillo Boulevard and Indio Muerto. Improvements will also be made at the railroad crossing owned by the Union Pacific at Milpas. Objectives from the master plans for pedestrians and bicyclists will also be addressed.

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Texting and Driving: Illegal and Dangerous

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. I’ve seen many accidents caused by distracted driving, and one of the most common causes is texting. While having constant communication with work and family may seem like a good thing, doing it on the road can be a surefire way to suffer life-threatening injuries in many cases.

What Is Distracted Driving?


Fatal Train Crash in Santa Barbara County

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. A Santa Barbara County collision between a train and SUV on July 24 caused the death of the car’s elderly driver in Guadalupe.

I want to extend my condolences to the family of the crash victim and all those affected in their time of sorrow.


Car Lands in Ravine in Santa Barbara County Single Vehicle Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. On July 18, a motor vehicle accident at Solvang caused injuries to one man. The reason for the accident is being investigated as to cause.

What Happened


Man Killed in Rollover Accident in Santa Barbara County Identified

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. A rollover accident in a rural part of Santa Maria resulted in the death of a driver on July 17. Although the name of the man has been released by a representative of the California Highway Patrol, it is unknown at this time what caused the crash.

What Happened


Santa Barbara Firefighters Rescue 90 Campers at Circle V 

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. Responders and rescue personnel working at the Whittier Fire in Santa Barbara County are always heroes but became even more so when they rescued a group of 90 campers at the Circle V Ranch Camp, along with their counselors.

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Santa Barbara French Festival Celebrates Bastille Day

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. The long anticipated Santa Barbara French Festival was celebrated this past weekend. Proceeds went to Center State Theater and Speaking of Stories. The event was free and was held at Oak Park from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days. Car accidents can be more prevalent during festivals and other summer events.

Car Accidents in California


Santa Barbara County Fair Provides Fun for All

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. The Santa Barbara County Fair will be running from July 12 to 16 at the Santa Maria Fairpark for the 128th year and is expected to attract at least 140,000 people. The fair offers great entertainment for everyone of all ages, and I hope everyone has a good time and stays safe.

This Year’s Theme Days


Santa Barbara Wildfire Home Evacuation Tips

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. Fire season in California can turn into a harrowing experience when a family has to pack up and leave the area. Knowing what to do and how to stay safe is important and could potentially save your life.

Emergency Supply Kit


Wildfire in Santa Barbara Causes Concern for Homeowners

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer.  A wildfire in Santa Barbara County, called the Alamo fire, has been burning since July 6 and has grown to over 19,000 acres. Now, a new fire has been reported around the area of Cachuma Lake. Crews from Cal Fire, the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, Ventura and Los Angeles Counties are there battling the blaze, and more help is expected. The fire spread to both sides of Highway 154, which is expected to be closed for a few days in the area of what has been named the Whittier Fire.

Number of Fires Higher Than 2016

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