Articles Tagged with Santa Barbara personal injury lawyer


Santa Barbara Bicycle Accident: Police Search for Driver

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara personal injury lawyer. Information is being sought on a hit-and-run driver who caused an injury to a bicycle rider in Isla Vista in Santa Barbara County on June 29. Anyone with information should call Officer Kessinger with the California Highway Patrol at (805) 447-4174 or (805) 967-1234.

Santa Barbara Resident Injured


Motorcyclist Severely Injured in Santa Barbara Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. A June 11 crash along California State Route 154 severely injured a female motorcyclist. The woman’s name and details of her injuries are not available yet. The incident is being investigated by the California Highway Patrol as to cause and to place fault in the crash.

Details of the Crash


Santa Barbara Plane Crash Under Investigation

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara personal injury lawyer. A light plane crashed northeast of the city of Santa Barbara in a wilderness area at Los Padres. The accident is under investigation by authorities as to the cause.

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Motorcyclists Injured in Santa Barbara County Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara personal injury lawyer. A Highway 101 crash near Gaviota on May 27 between two motorcycles and another vehicle injured both bikers. The CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.

I want to take this time to extend my prayers and sympathy to the two men who were injured and their families with the hope that they will recover completely.

Bicyclist Injured in Santa Barbara Garbage Truck Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara personal injury lawyer. An accident between a bicyclist and garbage truck on Monday, May 15, caused critical injuries to the cyclist, according to a representative of the fire department for the City of Santa Barbara. Details on the injured man and his condition are not available at the time of this report.

I want to take this opportunity to extend my sympathy to the injured man and his family in this stressful time.


126th Annual Santa Barbara County Fair

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara car accident lawyer. For 125 years Santa Barbara residents, have celebrated their community with a fair, and this year they plan to to do it once again. The 126th Santa Barbara Fair will be held July 12-16.

The Fair’s History


Deputy Pen Pal Program in Santa Barbara

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara personal injury lawyer. A new program, instituted by the office of county sheriff in Santa Barbara, hopes that children around the community will build a positive relationship with members of law enforcement. I want to extend my congratulations and appreciation to the county sheriff’s office, and to Deputy Green in particular, for instituting this well thought out program, which will foster a sense of community among residents.

Positive Aspects of the Program


Santa Barbara Helicopter Crash Injures Three People

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara helicopter accident lawyer. The crash of a tour helicopter following an emergency landing on May 5 resulted in injuries to three persons. The copter had been checked the previous week by the Federal Aviation Administration and was inspected before its final flight. Fortunately, no one on the ground was injured in the crash.

My sympathy and best wishes go to the pilot and others who were aboard the aircraft that they will recover fully.


Common Bike Accidents – Santa Barbara

Hello, I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara Personal Injury Lawyer. May is bike month here in Santa Barbara and it is a wonderful time to kick the winter dust of the two wheels and use it for commuting to work, the store, or even ride around the block.  With this month’s emphasis on getting out and biking, it is important to remind ourselves of the dangerous situations that present themselves on the road to avoid common bike accidents and their injuries.

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Santa Barbara Police Officers to the Rescue

I’m Ed Smith, a Santa Barbara personal injury lawyer. Two police officers with the California Highway Patrol in Santa Barbara went above and beyond their duty recently to help out a 79-year-old man who was stranded at the side of the road. My congratulations and thanks go out to Officers Nees, Barriga, Chapman and Youngblood for their great spirit of caring and for providing such a good example of how police officers go out of their way every day to help others.

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